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 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 121 153 150
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -3
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 31 37 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.99% 0.74% 0.96%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.99% 9.37% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 34 40
Average daily rate £425 £375 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £298 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £543 £550
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 City of London region.

Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
282 395 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.99% 7.85% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 290 275
Average daily rate £450 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £309 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 5
Average hourly rate £24.00 £18.35 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.79% +24.40%
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 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 5 February 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 5 February 2016, 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 34 (65.38%) Finance
2 22 (42.31%) Banking
3 21 (40.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 21 (40.38%) SQL
4 20 (38.46%) HP
5 15 (28.85%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (26.92%) JIRA
6 14 (26.92%) Test Scripting
7 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (21.15%) Test Management
7 11 (21.15%) Defect Management
8 9 (17.31%) Retail
8 9 (17.31%) QA
9 8 (15.38%) XML
10 7 (13.46%) ISEB
10 7 (13.46%) Fixed Income
10 7 (13.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (13.46%) ISTQB
10 7 (13.46%) Equities
10 7 (13.46%) Investment Banking
11 6 (11.54%) Retail Banking
11 6 (11.54%) Derivative
11 6 (11.54%) System Integration Testing
12 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (9.62%) Regression Testing
13 4 (7.69%) Murex
13 4 (7.69%) FIXML
13 4 (7.69%) FpML
13 4 (7.69%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.92%) LatentZero
2 1 (1.92%) Sentinel
2 1 (1.92%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) 3G
1 1 (1.92%) 4G
1 1 (1.92%) BGP
1 1 (1.92%) DSL
1 1 (1.92%) EIGRP
1 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.92%) HSRP
1 1 (1.92%) OSPF
1 1 (1.92%) RIP
1 1 (1.92%) SNMP
1 1 (1.92%) TACACS
1 1 (1.92%) VRRP
1 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.85%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.92%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (26.92%) JIRA
2 3 (5.77%) HP UFT
2 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.85%) LoadRunner
3 2 (3.85%) TestDirector
4 1 (1.92%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (1.92%) MSTest
4 1 (1.92%) Selenium
4 1 (1.92%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.92%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (65.38%) Finance
2 22 (42.31%) Banking
3 9 (17.31%) Retail
4 7 (13.46%) Investment Banking
5 6 (11.54%) Retail Banking
6 3 (5.77%) Advertising
6 3 (5.77%) Wholesale Banking
7 2 (3.85%) Back Office
7 2 (3.85%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.92%) Billing
8 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (55.77%) Analyst
2 27 (51.92%) Test Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Test Manager
4 6 (11.54%) Test Leader
5 5 (9.62%) Banking Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Tester
6 4 (7.69%) UAT Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) UAT Lead
6 4 (7.69%) UAT Test Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Coordinator
7 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Defect Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Test Coordinator
8 2 (3.85%) Contracts Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Systems Test Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) XML
2 4 (7.69%) FIXML
2 4 (7.69%) FpML
3 1 (1.92%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.92%) Middleware
3 1 (1.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Equities
1 7 (13.46%) Fixed Income
1 7 (13.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (11.54%) Derivative
3 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.69%) SWIFT
5 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.92%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.92%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.92%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Unix
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (26.92%) Test Scripting
3 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (21.15%) Defect Management
3 11 (21.15%) Test Management
4 6 (11.54%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (9.62%) Regression Testing
5 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.69%) Manual Testing
6 4 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 4 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 3 (5.77%) Automated Testing
7 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.77%) Integration Testing
7 3 (5.77%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (5.77%) Scrum
7 3 (5.77%) SDLC
7 3 (5.77%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.85%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.85%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 21 (40.38%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.92%) Java
3 1 (1.92%) Python
3 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) ISEB
1 7 (13.46%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.85%) Degree
3 2 (3.85%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) CCNA
4 1 (1.92%) CCNP
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) QA
2 3 (5.77%) SEPA
3 1 (1.92%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.92%) ISO20022
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Iperf
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) HP
2 4 (7.69%) Murex
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (3.85%) Rally
3 2 (3.85%) Siebel
3 2 (3.85%) Sun
4 1 (1.92%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco
4 1 (1.92%) Cognos
4 1 (1.92%) IBM
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.92%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.92%) StatPro
4 1 (1.92%) Sybase
4 1 (1.92%) webMethods
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