Period
to 24 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 - 29
Rank change year-on-year - +29 +16
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 12 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 3.70% - 0.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 54.55% - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Peterborough median daily rate £275 - £225
10th Percentile £243 - £213
90th Percentile £315 - £238
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £270 - £225
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 22 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 6.79% 1.36% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 4
Peterborough median daily rate £275 £310 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.29% -25.30% +84.44%
10th Percentile £246 £175 £260
90th Percentile £399 £454 £468
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £421 £400 £463
% change year-on-year +5.31% -13.51% +42.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.63 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.79% -5.71% -10.76%

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 February 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 10 (83.33%) JIRA
1 10 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (75.00%) Defect Management
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) SOAP
3 8 (66.67%) Web Services
3 8 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
4 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (50.00%) ATM
4 6 (50.00%) SDLC
4 6 (50.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 5 (41.67%) Finance
6 4 (33.33%) Client Onboarding
6 4 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
7 2 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
7 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (16.67%) MSTest
7 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
7 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) ISEB
7 2 (16.67%) Banking
7 2 (16.67%) Validation
7 2 (16.67%) Information Security
7 2 (16.67%) XML
8 1 (8.33%) SMS
8 1 (8.33%) Software 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) ATM
2 1 (8.33%) SMS
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) JIRA
2 8 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 2 (16.67%) MSTest
3 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
4 1 (8.33%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) UAT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) UAT Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) SOAP
1 8 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Defect Management
2 9 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
4 6 (50.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 6 (50.00%) SDLC
5 4 (33.33%) Client Onboarding
5 4 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Information Security
6 2 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Validation
7 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification