Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 17 November 2017 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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 133 147
Rank change year-on-year +8 +14 -51
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 10 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.44% 0.38% 0.37%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.57% 2.97% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 12
Leeds median daily rate £343 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.17% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £272 £260 £265
90th Percentile £409 £463 £460
West Yorkshire median daily rate £288 £300 £300
% change year-on-year -4.17% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Leeds with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 280 337 258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 12.44% 12.79% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 243 158
Leeds median daily rate £450 £430 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +14.67% +11.94%
10th Percentile £309 £251 £247
90th Percentile £550 £575 £510
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33% +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Leeds median hourly rate £12.25 - £17.50
10th Percentile £11.03 - £16.25
90th Percentile £13.68 - £22.75
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 - £17.50

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in Leeds

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Quality Center in Leeds

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP Quality Center in Leeds over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP Quality Center in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 10 (100.00%) ISEB
2 9 (90.00%) HP
2 9 (90.00%) ISTQB
3 7 (70.00%) LoadRunner
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) Selenium
4 6 (60.00%) Load Testing
4 6 (60.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (60.00%) Publishing
4 6 (60.00%) HP UFT
4 6 (60.00%) .NET
4 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (60.00%) Analytics
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 3 (30.00%) IVR
6 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
8 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
8 1 (10.00%) Retail
8 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
8 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) LoadRunner
2 6 (60.00%) HP UFT
2 6 (60.00%) Selenium
General
1 6 (60.00%) Publishing
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) Test Analyst
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Call Centre Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Call Centre Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) IVR
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Analytics
2 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (60.00%) Load Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) ISEB
2 9 (90.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco