Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for HP Quality Center skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HP Quality Center over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +82
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.093% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Essex median daily rate £550 - -
East of England median daily rate £475 £325 £338
% change year-on-year +46.15% -3.70% +12.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

HP Quality Center is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 242 117 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 22.55% 15.19% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 76 46
Essex median daily rate £525 £513 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +32.26% -16.22%
10th Percentile £376 £310 £228
90th Percentile £600 £599 £571
East of England median daily rate £463 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +2.78% +12.50% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 7
Essex median hourly rate £16.25 £11.92 £35.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.30% -66.35% +4.98%
10th Percentile £14.38 £10.38 £33.67
90th Percentile £35.63 £15.67 £40.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £14.95 £16.50
% change year-on-year +17.06% -9.39% -44.07%

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing HP Quality Center as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in Essex

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HP Quality Center in Essex.

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Quality Center in Essex

HP Quality Center
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center in Essex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP Quality Center in Essex

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center within the Essex region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £550 -
HP Quality Center
East of England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) PDM
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Zephyr
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) PDM
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner