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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 164 151 154
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 30 55 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.57% 0.94% 1.01%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.40% 10.07% 16.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 30 61
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£438 £461 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £334 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £527 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £32.50
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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
469 546 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.91% 9.28% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 383 315
Average daily rate £438 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £274 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 19
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.46 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.45% -23.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.30 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £115.06 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £20.06 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+5.04% -7.77%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 33 (58.93%) Finance
2 27 (48.21%) HP
3 26 (46.43%) Banking
4 21 (37.50%) SQL
4 21 (37.50%) JIRA
4 21 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 21 (37.50%) Test Scripting
5 15 (26.79%) QA
5 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (17.86%) Investment Banking
6 10 (17.86%) Oracle
6 10 (17.86%) XML
6 10 (17.86%) Integration Testing
6 10 (17.86%) Test Automation
7 8 (14.29%) ISEB
7 8 (14.29%) Regression Testing
7 8 (14.29%) Migration
7 8 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 8 (14.29%) ISTQB
8 7 (12.50%) Automated Testing
8 7 (12.50%) UNIX
8 7 (12.50%) Java
9 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
9 6 (10.71%) Murex
9 6 (10.71%) HP UFT
9 6 (10.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (10.71%) Derivative
9 6 (10.71%) Scrum
9 6 (10.71%) Fixed Income
9 6 (10.71%) Test Strategy

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.79%) LiveLink
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.79%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.79%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.79%) LatentZero
1 1 (1.79%) thinkFolio
1 1 (1.79%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) HTTP
1 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.79%) Internet
1 1 (1.79%) RTSP
1 1 (1.79%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.57%) MySQL
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (1.79%) Data Mart
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 21 (37.50%) JIRA
2 6 (10.71%) HP UFT
3 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.14%) Subversion
4 4 (7.14%) Selenium
5 3 (5.36%) JMeter
5 3 (5.36%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.79%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.79%) DbUnit
7 1 (1.79%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.79%) Calabash
7 1 (1.79%) eggPlant
7 1 (1.79%) Zephyr
7 1 (1.79%) Appium
7 1 (1.79%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
General
1 33 (58.93%) Finance
2 26 (46.43%) Banking
3 10 (17.86%) Investment Banking
4 5 (8.93%) Retail
5 4 (7.14%) Back Office
5 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
6 3 (5.36%) Wholesale Banking
7 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.79%) Advertising
8 1 (1.79%) Publishing
8 1 (1.79%) Billing
8 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Analyst
2 21 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) Test Manager
4 6 (10.71%) Test Leader
5 5 (8.93%) Tester
6 4 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) QA Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Developer
7 3 (5.36%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Contracts Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Defect Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Lead Test Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) Performance Test Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) Junior Test Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) Automation Test Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) XML
2 4 (7.14%) FIXML
2 4 (7.14%) FpML
3 3 (5.36%) .NET
3 3 (5.36%) SOAP
3 3 (5.36%) Web Services
4 2 (3.57%) HTML
4 2 (3.57%) XBRL
4 2 (3.57%) REST
5 1 (1.79%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.79%) JSON
5 1 (1.79%) jQuery
5 1 (1.79%) RESTful
5 1 (1.79%) XML Schema
5 1 (1.79%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 6 (10.71%) Fixed Income
1 6 (10.71%) Derivative
2 5 (8.93%) Equities
3 3 (5.36%) EFT
3 3 (5.36%) SWIFT
3 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.57%) IPTV
4 2 (3.57%) Credit Risk
4 2 (3.57%) Market Risk
4 2 (3.57%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) UNIX
2 5 (8.93%) Linux
3 2 (3.57%) Windows
4 1 (1.79%) Android
4 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 21 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (17.86%) Integration Testing
3 10 (17.86%) Test Automation
4 8 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 8 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 8 (14.29%) Migration
5 7 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 6 (10.71%) Scrum
6 6 (10.71%) Test Strategy
6 6 (10.71%) SDLC
7 5 (8.93%) System Testing
7 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.14%) Validation
8 4 (7.14%) ETL
8 4 (7.14%) Software Testing
8 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.14%) Data Migration
9 3 (5.36%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 21 (37.50%) SQL
2 7 (12.50%) Java
3 3 (5.36%) C#
3 3 (5.36%) Python
3 3 (5.36%) Ruby
4 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.57%) C++
4 2 (3.57%) Perl
4 2 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) ISEB
1 8 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 4 (7.14%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (26.79%) QA
2 3 (5.36%) COREP
2 3 (5.36%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) TeamSite
1 1 (1.79%) Control-M
Vendors
1 27 (48.21%) HP
2 10 (17.86%) Oracle
3 6 (10.71%) Murex
4 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.57%) Sybase
5 2 (3.57%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.79%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.79%) Remedy
6 1 (1.79%) OpenText
6 1 (1.79%) Sophis
6 1 (1.79%) GoldenSource
6 1 (1.79%) Capita
6 1 (1.79%) Wall Street Systems
6 1 (1.79%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.79%) SAP
6 1 (1.79%) IBM
6 1 (1.79%) Calypso
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