Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 July 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)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 40 70
Rank change year-on-year -10 +30 -
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 4 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.89% 1.77% 0.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.02% 18.75% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 1
Somerset median daily rate £300 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% -
South West median daily rate £300 £300 £315
% change year-on-year - -4.76% -3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 Somerset with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 57 48 35
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 12.64% 9.43% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 35 14
Somerset median daily rate £400 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +8.33% -11.11%
10th Percentile £212 £241 £213
90th Percentile £579 £429 £520
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £364
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.09% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 10
Somerset median hourly rate £47.50 - £20.19
10th Percentile £37.25 - £12.24
90th Percentile £49.38 - £38.77
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £15.36 £20.19
% change year-on-year +193.06% -23.93% +0.62%

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing HP Quality Center as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in Somerset

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Quality Center in Somerset

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -1 4 £300 -
HP Quality Center
South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Somerset region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Maximo
2 1 (25.00%) MiFID
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) HP

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Maximo Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle