The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 30 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.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 127 135
Rank change year-on-year +9 +8  
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 5 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.52% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.73% 5.26% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 3
Median daily rate £351 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.28% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £275 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £325 £328
% change year-on-year +6.53% -0.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -40.00% +100.00%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 183 285 181
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 8.63% 9.85% 6.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 194 102
Median daily rate £430 £475 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.47% +31.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £345 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 4
Median hourly rate £17.39 £13.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.81% -28.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.19
% change year-on-year -15.55% +11.46%  

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Quality Center in Yorkshire

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP Quality Center in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP Quality Center in Yorkshire

HP Quality Center
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP Quality Center in Yorkshire

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
West Yorkshire +9 3 £463 +42.46% 1
South Yorkshire +9 2 £348 +23.55%
HP Quality Center
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 5 (55.56%) JIRA
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) Selenium
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) Mainframe
4 2 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (22.22%) SonarQube
4 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
4 2 (22.22%) GitHub
4 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Confluence
4 2 (22.22%) QA
4 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) DB2
4 2 (22.22%) JCL
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) CMS
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 2 (22.22%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) JIRA
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (22.22%) SonarQube
3 2 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
4 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
4 1 (11.11%) MSTest
4 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
4 1 (11.11%) Subversion
4 1 (11.11%) Toad
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Defect Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Mainframe Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Mainframe Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
1 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
3 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Stress Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JCL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
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