Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 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
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 126 135 132
Rank change year-on-year +9 -3 +3
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.22% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.64% 1.87% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Leeds median daily rate £475 £343 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.69% +30.48% -12.50%
10th Percentile £450 £272 £256
90th Percentile £500 £409 £269
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £288 £263
% change year-on-year +39.13% +9.52% -11.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate £21.00 - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.00 - -

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 305 268 253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.17% 11.39% 11.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 215 175
Leeds median daily rate £450 £430 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% - +1.18%
10th Percentile £337 £244 £270
90th Percentile £601 £600 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Leeds median hourly rate £23.00 £12.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +87.73% -59.17% +150.00%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.80 £12.50 £10.31
% change year-on-year +66.38% +21.30% -23.67%

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 15 February 2019, 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 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 5 (100.00%) System Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) API Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Java 8
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) HL7
3 2 (40.00%) NHS
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft

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 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) System Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) API Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Java 8
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft