The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
London / City of London
Rank 146 127 149
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +22
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 8 24 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.78% 0.82%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.54% 8.36% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 40
Median daily rate £450 £394 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £330 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £463 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +65.28%

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

Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
315 287 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.70% 9.34% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 194 293
Median daily rate £500 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 8
Median hourly rate £16.15 £27.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.18% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £24.60 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £29.40 £18.76
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £21.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+9.19% -3.33%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing HP Quality Center as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the City of London region.

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 City of London region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 11 (61.11%) SQL
1 11 (61.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (55.56%) HP
2 10 (55.56%) Finance
3 9 (50.00%) QA
4 8 (44.44%) JIRA
4 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
4 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
5 7 (38.89%) Unix
6 6 (33.33%) HP UFT
6 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 6 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (27.78%) SDLC
7 5 (27.78%) Selenium
7 5 (27.78%) Regression Testing
7 5 (27.78%) Client/Server
8 4 (22.22%) Java
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle
8 4 (22.22%) Migration
8 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (22.22%) Banking
8 4 (22.22%) SoapUI
9 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
9 3 (16.67%) Gherkin
9 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
9 3 (16.67%) HTML5
9 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
9 3 (16.67%) Investment Management
9 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
9 3 (16.67%) TDD

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (5.56%) Confluence
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQLPlus
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) JIRA
2 6 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 5 (27.78%) Selenium
4 4 (22.22%) SoapUI
5 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
6 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
6 2 (11.11%) JMeter
6 2 (11.11%) JUnit
6 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner
6 2 (11.11%) Selenium IDE
6 2 (11.11%) Subversion
6 2 (11.11%) Toad
6 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
6 2 (11.11%) Zephyr
7 1 (5.56%) NUnit
7 1 (5.56%) Sahi
7 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
7 1 (5.56%) WATIR
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Asset Management Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Asset Management Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Charles River Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Compliance Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Compliance Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Developer in Test
4 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Test Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (5.56%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Gherkin
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) HTML5
1 3 (16.67%) SOAP
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) JSP
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Client/Server
2 3 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Fintech
3 2 (11.11%) Fixed Income
4 1 (5.56%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (5.56%) Derivative
4 1 (5.56%) Equities
4 1 (5.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (5.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Unix
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 6 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Regression Testing
4 5 (27.78%) SDLC
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
6 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Investment Management
6 3 (16.67%) TDD
7 2 (11.11%) API Testing
7 2 (11.11%) BDD
7 2 (11.11%) Scrum
7 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
7 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) VBScript
4 2 (11.11%) C
4 2 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) Perl
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) WCAG
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) HP
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) Charles River
4 2 (11.11%) Murex
5 1 (5.56%) Hyperion
5 1 (5.56%) ION Trading
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com