Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 20 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 146 92
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 0 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - 0.43% 1.11%
As % of the Systems Management category - 2.24% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 18
Tyne and Wear median daily rate - £350 £327
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.18% -9.29%
North East median daily rate £325 £350 £327
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.18% -9.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 190 447 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 20.83% 19.05% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 314 93
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £355 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.70% -3.08% -6.54%
10th Percentile £263 £221 £232
90th Percentile £550 £460 £500
North East median daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year +12.00% -3.85% -6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 34 21
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £32.25 £28.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.18% +7.69% -13.33%
10th Percentile £8.73 £26.33 £15.04
90th Percentile £49.67 £42.70 £38.75
North East median hourly rate £32.25 £28.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +15.18% +9.80% -15.00%

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in Tyne and Wear

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Quality Center in Tyne and Wear