Period
to 19 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for HP ALM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HP ALM over the 6 months to 19 February 2019 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 Application Lifecycle Management (HP ALM)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 98 71 100
Rank change year-on-year -27 +29 +4
Contract jobs citing HP ALM 3 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.20% 1.40% 0.070%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.76% 10.63% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Reading median daily rate £400 £419 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.48% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £381 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +8.93% +16.67% -17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £42.00 -

HP ALM 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 Reading with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 170 160 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 11.34% 13.19% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 91 88
Reading median daily rate £450 £425 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -6.59% +8.33%
10th Percentile £311 £300 £304
90th Percentile £580 £575 £625
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 11
Reading median hourly rate £52.50 - £55.00
10th Percentile £50.50 - £43.28
90th Percentile £54.50 - £55.65
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year - -56.36% -50.50%

HP ALM
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing HP ALM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for HP ALM in Reading

HP ALM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HP ALM in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for HP ALM in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing HP ALM 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 Reading region with a requirement for HP ALM.

1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (66.67%) MVNO
2 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA

HP ALM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (66.67%) MVNO
1 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Testing Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia