Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 21 November 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)
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 39 45
Rank change year-on-year +9 +6 +1
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 5 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 1.57% 1.91% 1.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.86% 16.07% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 5
Suffolk median daily rate £400 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -18.75% +8.84%
East of England median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year - +8.24% +7.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £40.50

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 Suffolk with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Suffolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 28 56 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 8.78% 11.91% 10.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 43 35
Suffolk median daily rate £413 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -11.11% +18.42%
10th Percentile £123 £227 £255
90th Percentile £506 £550 £625
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Suffolk median hourly rate - - £17.50
East of England median hourly rate £14.84 £16.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year -10.06% -51.11% +117.74%

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in Suffolk

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Quality Center in Suffolk

HP Quality Center
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center in Suffolk.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP Quality Center in Suffolk

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Ipswich - 2 £400 -
HP Quality Center
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
1 4 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet