Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 22 July 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)
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 53 54
Rank change year-on-year +11 +1 0
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 12 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.87% 0.68% 0.58%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.91% 21.43% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 2
Warwickshire median daily rate £350 £410 £337
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.63% +21.65% +22.55%
10th Percentile £276 £330 £286
90th Percentile £400 £435 £395
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £323 £368
% change year-on-year +8.53% -12.24% +22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warwickshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 43 28 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 6.71% 3.19% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 11 24
Warwickshire median daily rate £389 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.07% -4.11% +32.73%
10th Percentile £200 £300 £226
90th Percentile £558 £438 £494
West Midlands median daily rate £471 £400 £355
% change year-on-year +17.75% +12.60% +12.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Warwickshire median hourly rate - £21.00 £19.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.34% +66.13%
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.21 £14.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +1.48% -34.88% +59.26%

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in Warwickshire

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Quality Center in Warwickshire

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP Quality Center in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP Quality Center in Warwickshire

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Stratford-upon-Avon +8 2 £335 -16.25%
Bedworth - 2 £400 -
Warwick +7 1 £263 -27.08%
Leamington Spa - 1 £350 -
HP Quality Center
West Midlands

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

1 10 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 4 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 3 (25.00%) Validation
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) TETRA
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Smart Meter
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 2 (16.67%) System Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 2 (16.67%) JIRA
5 2 (16.67%) ISEB
5 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
5 2 (16.67%) CRM
5 2 (16.67%) ETL
5 2 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (16.67%) Scenario Testing

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) JMeter
2 2 (16.67%) LoadUI
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Defect Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Principal Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Validation
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
3 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 2 (16.67%) System Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (8.33%) Guidewire