The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 47 49 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.54% 0.93% -
As % of the Systems Management category 6.90% 6.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £348 £238 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.31% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year +6.15% -1.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year -40.00% +102.02%  

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 Sheffield with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 29 63 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 7.80% 14.58% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 49 4
Median daily rate £500 £475 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +90.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Quality Center in Sheffield

HP Quality Center
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) JCL
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (50.00%) Confluence
1 2 (50.00%) GitHub
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) SonarQube
1 2 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Banking

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) SonarQube
1 2 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JCL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP