The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 3 months to 24 June 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)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 59 71
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12  
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.16% 1.01% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.79% 10.53% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £350 £290 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.68% +75.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £340
% change year-on-year -3.70% -0.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00

HP Quality Center is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 56 57 71
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 8.93% 9.63% 9.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 42 56
Median daily rate £475 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £305 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.15%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -50.00% +73.39%  

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing HP Quality Center as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in Oxfordshire

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Quality Center in Oxfordshire

HP Quality Center
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP Quality Center in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) SAP CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (100.00%) SAP CRM
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP