The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reigate 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 April 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)
Surrey / Reigate
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 6 8
Rank change year-on-year -13 +2  
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reigate 7.55% 13.64% 8.82%
As % of the Systems Management category 80.00% 42.86% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £338 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.89% +20.83%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year +7.69% -1.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year - +63.93%  

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 Reigate with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Reigate
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 5 7 4
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reigate 9.43% 31.82% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Median daily rate £375 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.18% +6.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £37.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.89 £22.50 £20.19
% change year-on-year -20.51% +11.46%  

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Reigate

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reigate 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 Reigate

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Quality Center in Reigate

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Reigate region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Regression Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
3 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 4 (66.67%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) SDLC
5 2 (33.33%) Protractor
5 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
5 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 2 (33.33%) QA
5 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
6 1 (16.67%) NUnit
6 1 (16.67%) MSTest
6 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reigate 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 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Protractor
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (16.67%) MSTest
3 1 (16.67%) NUnit
General
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Tester
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Regression Testing
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
3 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
4 3 (50.00%) SDLC
5 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP