Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 20 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)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 81 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 - +54
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.63% 0.31% -
As % of the Systems Management category 6.45% 4.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £300 £288 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% - -
East Midlands median daily rate £300 £331 £360
% change year-on-year -9.43% -7.99% +22.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 93 65 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 9.76% 6.75% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 29 22
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £360 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.29% -5.56% +29.50%
10th Percentile £267 £306 £312
90th Percentile £500 £625 £560
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £380 £413
% change year-on-year -7.89% -7.88% +17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 7
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.00% +33.33% +3.02%
10th Percentile £9.72 £12.14 £10.50
90th Percentile £20.25 £23.75 £21.80
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.10 £18.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year -24.80% +38.89% -12.90%

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in Nottinghamshire

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Quality Center in Nottinghamshire

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Nottingham +2 6 £300 +4.35%
HP Quality Center
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 5 (83.33%) Defect Management
2 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (50.00%) Test Management
4 2 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) General Ledger
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Defect Management
2 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 3 (50.00%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) PeopleSoft