Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 24 June 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)
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 26 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - +38
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.33% 1.06% -
As % of the Systems Management category 18.75% 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Peterborough median daily rate £250 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% - -
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £250 £275 £338
% change year-on-year -9.09% -18.52% +22.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire 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 Peterborough with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Peterborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 16 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 7.08% 6.38% 6.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 1
Peterborough median daily rate £250 £370 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.43% -32.73% +120.00%
10th Percentile £106 £176 £525
90th Percentile £296 £439 £575
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £378 £463
% change year-on-year +12.58% -18.38% +26.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Peterborough median hourly rate £16.50 £20.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.48% - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in Peterborough

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Quality Center in Peterborough

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

1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) MSTest
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter
2 1 (33.33%) MSTest
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification