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 28 July 2016 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 152 187 160
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -27
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 13 26 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.44% 0.78%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.31% 5.45% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 33
Median daily rate £406 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £228 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £510 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year
- -42.76%
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 City of London region.

Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
393 477 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.61% 8.04% 9.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 361 394
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £315 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £599 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 6
Median hourly rate £22.00 £14.50 £18.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.72% -21.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+32.55% +10.25%

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 28 July 2016.

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 28 July 2016, 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 22 (46.81%) HP
2 20 (42.55%) Finance
3 18 (38.30%) Test Scripting
4 16 (34.04%) ISEB
5 15 (31.91%) SQL
5 15 (31.91%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (31.91%) Banking
6 14 (29.79%) Security Cleared
7 13 (27.66%) Defect Management
8 12 (25.53%) Non-Functional Testing
8 12 (25.53%) Test Management
8 12 (25.53%) DV Cleared
8 12 (25.53%) ISTQB
8 12 (25.53%) Oracle
9 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (21.28%) LoadRunner
11 9 (19.15%) JIRA
12 8 (17.02%) Manual Testing
12 8 (17.02%) Software Testing
12 8 (17.02%) Java
12 8 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (17.02%) Functional Testing
12 8 (17.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 8 (17.02%) Test Planning
12 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (14.89%) Test Strategy
13 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
13 7 (14.89%) Derivative
13 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (14.89%) Fixed Income

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 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) Apache
2 1 (2.13%) CMS
2 1 (2.13%) Confluence
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Office
2 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) MS Project
3 1 (2.13%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.13%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) DNS
1 1 (2.13%) Firewall
1 1 (2.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
3 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.13%) OLAP
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.13%) SAP BI
5 1 (2.13%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) LoadRunner
2 9 (19.15%) JIRA
3 6 (12.77%) JMeter
4 5 (10.64%) Selenium
5 4 (8.51%) Selenium IDE
5 4 (8.51%) TestDirector
5 4 (8.51%) WebDriver
6 2 (4.26%) Toad
7 1 (2.13%) Bugzilla
7 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.13%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.13%) JUnit
7 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.13%) Zephyr
General
1 20 (42.55%) Finance
2 15 (31.91%) Banking
3 6 (12.77%) Investment Banking
3 6 (12.77%) Retail
3 6 (12.77%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Advertising
4 1 (2.13%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.13%) Law
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Analyst
1 15 (31.91%) Test Analyst
2 8 (17.02%) Test Manager
3 7 (14.89%) Banking Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Test Specialist
5 4 (8.51%) Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Test Automation Specialist
5 4 (8.51%) Test Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Defect Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Tester
7 2 (4.26%) Coordinator
7 2 (4.26%) QC Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Regression Test Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Test Coordinator
7 2 (4.26%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.13%) Developer in Test
8 1 (2.13%) Test and Validation Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) UAT Coordinator
8 1 (2.13%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) XML
2 1 (2.13%) Middleware
2 1 (2.13%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.89%) Derivative
2 7 (14.89%) Equities
2 7 (14.89%) Fixed Income
3 5 (10.64%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.26%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) Market Risk
5 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.13%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (2.13%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.13%) Reinsurance
5 1 (2.13%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Linux
1 3 (6.38%) Unix
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Test Scripting
2 15 (31.91%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (27.66%) Defect Management
4 12 (25.53%) Non-Functional Testing
4 12 (25.53%) Test Management
5 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (17.02%) Functional Testing
6 8 (17.02%) Manual Testing
6 8 (17.02%) Software Testing
6 8 (17.02%) Test Planning
7 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (14.89%) Test Strategy
8 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
9 5 (10.64%) Defect Tracking
9 5 (10.64%) Integration Testing
9 5 (10.64%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (10.64%) Waterfall
10 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (8.51%) Regression Testing
10 4 (8.51%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) SQL
2 8 (17.02%) Java
3 6 (12.77%) Python
4 5 (10.64%) VB
4 5 (10.64%) VBScript
5 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.13%) C++
6 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) ISEB
2 14 (29.79%) Security Cleared
3 12 (25.53%) DV Cleared
3 12 (25.53%) ISTQB
4 8 (17.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.13%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.13%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 22 (46.81%) HP
2 12 (25.53%) Oracle
3 4 (8.51%) Atlassian
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.38%) Cognos
5 2 (4.26%) IBM
6 1 (2.13%) Informatica
6 1 (2.13%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (2.13%) Murex
6 1 (2.13%) SAP
6 1 (2.13%) Siebel
6 1 (2.13%) Sun
6 1 (2.13%) Sybase
6 1 (2.13%) TIBCO
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