Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 189 199
Rank change year-on-year +15 +10 -74
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 14 21 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.32% 0.39% 0.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.89% 3.08% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 20
Yorkshire median daily rate £288 £358 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.58% +13.49% +5.00%
10th Percentile £260 £270 £279
90th Percentile £399 £434 £468
England median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +5.71% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £34.75

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 484 681 526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.13% 12.52% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 468 332
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £183 £263 £250
90th Percentile £550 £575 £509
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 10 18
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £14.69 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.89% -16.07% -22.22%
10th Percentile £10.45 £13.24 £9.70
90th Percentile £17.79 £17.50 £28.00
England median hourly rate £17.07 £20.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year -17.67% +3.65% +2.56%

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 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
West Yorkshire +19 11 £288 -4.17% 2
South Yorkshire +17 3 - -
HP Quality Center
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 10 (71.43%) HP
1 10 (71.43%) ISEB
1 10 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 7 (50.00%) Selenium
3 7 (50.00%) HP UFT
3 7 (50.00%) LoadRunner
3 7 (50.00%) .NET
4 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (42.86%) Publishing
4 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Load Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Analytics
5 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
6 3 (21.43%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) IVR
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 2 (14.29%) QA
7 2 (14.29%) Test Planning
7 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
8 1 (7.14%) FitNesse

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 1 (7.14%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 7 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 7 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.14%) FitNesse
2 1 (7.14%) MSTest
2 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
2 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (42.86%) Publishing
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 8 (57.14%) Test Analyst
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Call Centre Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Call Centre Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Mainframe Tester
5 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) IVR
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 6 (42.86%) Analytics
2 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (42.86%) Load Testing
2 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 3 (21.43%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Test Planning
6 1 (7.14%) ATDD
6 1 (7.14%) BDD
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Test Management
6 1 (7.14%) User Stories
6 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) COBOL
1 1 (7.14%) JCL
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) ISEB
1 10 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) GDPR
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) HP
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle