Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 31 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 - +33
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 3 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.42% 3.24% -
As % of the Systems Management category 37.50% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Peterborough median daily rate £290 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.45% - -
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £475 £275 £425
% change year-on-year +72.73% -35.29% +65.85%
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 8 24 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 3.77% 6.49% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 1
Peterborough median daily rate £375 £275 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -42.11% +80.09%
10th Percentile £301 £256 £463
90th Percentile £388 £410 £488
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £455 £351 £400
% change year-on-year +29.81% -12.38% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £16.63 £16.50
% change year-on-year +5.23% +0.79% -14.29%

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 12 December 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 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Back Office
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing

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 3 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (100.00%) Back Office
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing