Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for HP ALM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HP ALM over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 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 Application Lifecycle Management (HP ALM)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 - 59
Rank change year-on-year - +59 +8
Contract jobs citing HP ALM 17 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.80% - 0.45%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.37% - 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Swindon median daily rate £438 - £269
10th Percentile £414 - £231
90th Percentile £471 - £292
Wiltshire median daily rate £438 - £269
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

HP ALM 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 Swindon with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 164 81 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 17.39% 12.39% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 52 49
Swindon median daily rate £500 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £313 £364 £300
90th Percentile £700 £661 £515
Wiltshire median daily rate £480 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -4.00% +17.65% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £43.27 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year +147.23% - -

HP ALM
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings citing HP ALM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

Job vacancy trend for HP ALM in Swindon

HP ALM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HP ALM in Swindon.

Contractor daily rate trend for HP ALM in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing HP ALM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for HP ALM.

1 17 (100.00%) HP
2 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (76.47%) DataPower
3 13 (76.47%) Software Architecture
3 13 (76.47%) Middleware
3 13 (76.47%) .NET
3 13 (76.47%) XML
3 13 (76.47%) WSDL
3 13 (76.47%) XML Schema
3 13 (76.47%) REST
3 13 (76.47%) Microservices
3 13 (76.47%) Defect Management
4 12 (70.59%) Sequence Diagram
4 12 (70.59%) IBM
4 12 (70.59%) UML
4 12 (70.59%) BPMN
4 12 (70.59%) Use Case
5 7 (41.18%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) Migration
7 2 (11.76%) Web Services
7 2 (11.76%) VBScript
7 2 (11.76%) VB
7 2 (11.76%) Test Management
7 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
7 2 (11.76%) LoadRunner
7 2 (11.76%) Banking
7 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
7 2 (11.76%) DevOps
7 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (5.88%) SoapUI

HP ALM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) LoadRunner
2 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.88%) JMeter
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Designer
2 6 (35.29%) BPM Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Automation Tester
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Middleware Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) .NET
1 13 (76.47%) Middleware
1 13 (76.47%) REST
1 13 (76.47%) WSDL
1 13 (76.47%) XML
1 13 (76.47%) XML Schema
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) DataPower
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) Defect Management
2 13 (76.47%) Microservices
2 13 (76.47%) Software Architecture
3 12 (70.59%) BPMN
3 12 (70.59%) Sequence Diagram
3 12 (70.59%) UML
3 12 (70.59%) Use Case
4 4 (23.53%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps
5 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.76%) Test Management
6 1 (5.88%) BDD
6 1 (5.88%) Kanban
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) VB
1 2 (11.76%) VBScript
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) HP
2 12 (70.59%) IBM