The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 22 20 32
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.79% 2.02% 0.57%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.67% 40.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £155.00
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -76.77%
HP Quality Center
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Systems Management Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
6 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.72% 5.05% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £375 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.39% +2.38%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Canary Wharf region.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing HP Quality Center also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP Quality Center.

1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) XML Messaging
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Practice Management
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Quantitative Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing HP Quality Center also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP Quality Center. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) FX Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Swing
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Case Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Practice Management
1 1 (50.00%) Quantitative Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Korn
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft