Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 115 151
Rank change year-on-year -22 +36 -5
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 3 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.12% 0.87% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.95% 7.01% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 6
Leeds median daily rate £295 £363 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.62% +14.17% -21.85%
10th Percentile £293 £240 £273
90th Percentile £298 £546 £456
West Yorkshire median daily rate £295 £363 £350
% change year-on-year -18.62% +3.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate £20.80 - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.80 - -

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 317 271 378
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 12.73% 12.47% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 178 260
Leeds median daily rate £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +14.09%
10th Percentile £361 £267 £270
90th Percentile £638 £543 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £455 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +7.06% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Leeds median hourly rate £20.60 £20.13 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.32% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.60 £11.88 -
% change year-on-year +73.47% - -

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP Quality Center in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 Leeds region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

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:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA