The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 25 June 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)
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 42 39
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3  
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.30% 0.59% 0.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.25% 8.33% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £325 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.79%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £348
% change year-on-year -3.70% -2.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00

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 Swindon with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 16 24 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 4.80% 7.08% 6.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 10
Median daily rate £475 £435 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.19% -20.90%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Median hourly rate - - £20.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £34.85 £20.19
% change year-on-year -49.78% +72.65%  

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Quality Center in Swindon

HP Quality Center
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP Quality Center in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Swindon region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Maximo
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing

HP Quality Center
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Maximo Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle