The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
South East / Surrey
Rank 80 75 77
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2  
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 9 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.79% 2.20% 1.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.74% 11.67% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 25 11
Median daily rate £403 £387 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +3.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £192 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £488 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £325 £330
% change year-on-year +6.53% -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 Surrey with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 103 240 116
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 9.08% 18.88% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 137 62
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £269 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 24 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £45.00 £31.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.66% +42.29%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £23.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year -16.12% +8.13%  

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Quality Center in Surrey

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP Quality Center in Surrey over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP Quality Center in Surrey

HP Quality Center
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP Quality Center in Surrey

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate -6 4 £338 -6.89%
Leatherhead +7 3 £403 +0.62% 1
Redhill - 2 £510 -
HP Quality Center
South East

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 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 Surrey region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 16 (88.89%) HP
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) Selenium
4 9 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 9 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
6 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
6 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
6 7 (38.89%) XML
7 6 (33.33%) Unix
7 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 6 (33.33%) SOAP
7 6 (33.33%) IBM
7 6 (33.33%) XML Messaging
7 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (33.33%) Test Management
7 6 (33.33%) Defect Management
8 5 (27.78%) TDD
8 5 (27.78%) Banking
8 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (27.78%) Use Case
8 5 (27.78%) Performance Testing
8 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
8 5 (27.78%) Regression Testing
8 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
8 5 (27.78%) Finance
8 5 (27.78%) Linux
8 5 (27.78%) C#
9 4 (22.22%) Client/Server
9 4 (22.22%) LoadRunner

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 10 (55.56%) Selenium
2 4 (22.22%) LoadRunner
3 2 (11.11%) Protractor
3 2 (11.11%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
3 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.56%) MSTest
4 1 (5.56%) NUnit
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
4 1 (5.56%) TestNG
General
1 5 (27.78%) Banking
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
1 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
1 10 (55.56%) Test Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Test Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Unix Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) XML Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Junior
4 2 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Junior Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Manual Tester
4 2 (11.11%) QC Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
4 2 (11.11%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) XML
2 6 (33.33%) SOAP
2 6 (33.33%) XML Messaging
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Unix
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 6 (33.33%) Test Management
3 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (27.78%) Performance Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Regression Testing
3 5 (27.78%) TDD
3 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
3 5 (27.78%) Use Case
4 4 (22.22%) Software Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) User Stories
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) SDLC
6 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Logistics
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 9 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
2 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) HP
2 6 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) SAP