Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 23 May 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)
Berkshire > Newbury
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 27 31
Rank change year-on-year -12 +4 +2
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 1.20% 1.01% 0.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.33% 10.00% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Newbury median daily rate £100 £500 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -80.00% +122.22% +35.34%
Berkshire median daily rate £338 £344 £388
% change year-on-year -1.89% -11.23% +55.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newbury median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire 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 Newbury with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Newbury
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 60 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 14.35% 10.05% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 9 6
Newbury median daily rate £400 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +6.31% +41.10%
10th Percentile £326 £312 £256
90th Percentile £512 £455 £409
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Newbury median hourly rate £55.00 - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £12.00 £55.55
% change year-on-year +41.67% -78.40% +236.67%

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in Newbury

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Quality Center in Newbury

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 Newbury region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (60.00%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (60.00%) API Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) PMP
4 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 3 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (20.00%) Taleo
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Web Tester
2 1 (20.00%) HR Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) REST
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (60.00%) API Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) PTC