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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 149 152 142
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 47 50 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.84% 0.75% 0.97%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.11% 12.14% 17.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 33 45
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£438 £463 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £325 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £546 £633
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £326 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.97% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £47.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-24.13% +31.80%
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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
423 412 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.57% 6.20% 5.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 290 217
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -35.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £12.50 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £35.21 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.23% -14.68%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 57 (51.82%) HP
2 52 (47.27%) Banking
3 48 (43.64%) Finance
4 44 (40.00%) SQL
5 35 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 33 (30.00%) JIRA
7 30 (27.27%) Investment Banking
8 29 (26.36%) Oracle
9 25 (22.73%) ISEB
9 25 (22.73%) Test Scripting
10 20 (18.18%) Test Management
10 20 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (16.36%) Test Strategy
12 17 (15.45%) MS Excel
13 15 (13.64%) QA
13 15 (13.64%) Software Testing
14 14 (12.73%) SQL Server
15 13 (11.82%) MS Office
15 13 (11.82%) MS Visio
16 12 (10.91%) Murex
16 12 (10.91%) Derivative
16 12 (10.91%) ISTQB
17 11 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
17 11 (10.00%) .NET
17 11 (10.00%) Windows
17 11 (10.00%) Regression Testing
18 10 (9.09%) Integration Testing
18 10 (9.09%) Automation Testing
19 9 (8.18%) Business Analysis
19 9 (8.18%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (3.64%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (2.73%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.91%) IIS
3 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.91%) TeamSite
Applications
1 17 (15.45%) MS Excel
2 13 (11.82%) MS Visio
2 13 (11.82%) MS Office
3 9 (8.18%) MS Project
4 7 (6.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.64%) Markit EDM
2 3 (2.73%) Summit
3 2 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.82%) Siebel Analytics
3 2 (1.82%) IntelliMatch
3 2 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.91%) Agresso
4 1 (0.91%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.91%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.91%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.73%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.91%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.36%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.45%) Siebel EIM
4 4 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.91%) QlikView
6 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.91%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 33 (30.00%) JIRA
2 11 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (5.45%) TestDirector
3 6 (5.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (4.55%) Subversion
5 4 (3.64%) Selenium
5 4 (3.64%) CruiseControl
5 4 (3.64%) SoapUI
6 3 (2.73%) LoadRunner
6 3 (2.73%) ClearCase
6 3 (2.73%) JUnit
6 3 (2.73%) FitNesse
6 3 (2.73%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (1.82%) DbUnit
7 2 (1.82%) TestComplete
7 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.82%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.91%) WinRunner
8 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.91%) MSTest
General
1 52 (47.27%) Banking
2 48 (43.64%) Finance
3 30 (27.27%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.73%) Retail Banking
4 3 (2.73%) Retail
4 3 (2.73%) Front Office
4 3 (2.73%) Back Office
5 2 (1.82%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.91%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.91%) Local Government
6 1 (0.91%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (0.91%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.91%) Legal
6 1 (0.91%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (41.82%) Analyst
2 34 (30.91%) Test Analyst
3 22 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 11 (10.00%) Tester
5 9 (8.18%) Developer
6 7 (6.36%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.45%) Test Leader
8 5 (4.55%) Contracts Manager
9 4 (3.64%) Test Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Siebel Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Release Manager
10 3 (2.73%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (2.73%) Senior Developer
10 3 (2.73%) Applications Support
10 3 (2.73%) Coordinator
10 3 (2.73%) Senior Test Analyst
10 3 (2.73%) Business Manager
10 3 (2.73%) Senior Siebel Developer
10 3 (2.73%) Automation Tester
11 2 (1.82%) Defect Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.00%) .NET
2 9 (8.18%) XML
3 6 (5.45%) Web Services
4 5 (4.55%) HTML
5 4 (3.64%) FIXML
5 4 (3.64%) FpML
6 3 (2.73%) JSON
6 3 (2.73%) jQuery
6 3 (2.73%) Middleware
6 3 (2.73%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.82%) JSP
7 2 (1.82%) SOAP
7 2 (1.82%) REST
7 2 (1.82%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.91%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.91%) SAP XI
8 1 (0.91%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.91%) Derivative
2 8 (7.27%) Fixed Income
3 7 (6.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (6.36%) Credit Risk
3 7 (6.36%) Market Risk
4 5 (4.55%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 5 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.73%) Statistics
5 3 (2.73%) SWIFT
5 3 (2.73%) Equities
6 2 (1.82%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.82%) FMCG
6 2 (1.82%) Open Source
6 2 (1.82%) iPad
6 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.91%) User Experience
7 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.91%) Wiki
7 1 (0.91%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.91%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.00%) Windows
2 7 (6.36%) UNIX
3 6 (5.45%) Linux
4 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.82%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.82%) Android
6 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
2 25 (22.73%) Test Scripting
3 20 (18.18%) Test Management
3 20 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (16.36%) Test Strategy
5 15 (13.64%) Software Testing
6 11 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 10 (9.09%) Automation Testing
7 10 (9.09%) Integration Testing
8 9 (8.18%) Business Analysis
9 8 (7.27%) Scrum
9 8 (7.27%) Project Management
10 7 (6.36%) Migration
10 7 (6.36%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (5.45%) Change Management
11 6 (5.45%) ETL
11 6 (5.45%) Manual Testing
11 6 (5.45%) Release Management
11 6 (5.45%) Functional Testing
12 5 (4.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 44 (40.00%) SQL
2 8 (7.27%) C#
2 8 (7.27%) JavaScript
3 7 (6.36%) VBScript
4 6 (5.45%) VB
5 4 (3.64%) C
6 3 (2.73%) VBA
6 3 (2.73%) Ruby
7 2 (1.82%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.82%) Python
7 2 (1.82%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.82%) Java
8 1 (0.91%) C++
8 1 (0.91%) Delphi
8 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.91%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (22.73%) ISEB
2 12 (10.91%) ISTQB
3 7 (6.36%) ISEB Practitioner
3 7 (6.36%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.64%) Siebel Certification
5 3 (2.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (2.73%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.73%) Degree
6 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.82%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.91%) PMP
7 1 (0.91%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.91%) ACCA
7 1 (0.91%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.64%) QA
2 2 (1.82%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.91%) Basel II
3 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.91%) FATCA
3 1 (0.91%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (3.64%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.64%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.82%) KVM
3 1 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (3.64%) Control-M
Vendors
1 57 (51.82%) HP
2 29 (26.36%) Oracle
3 12 (10.91%) Murex
4 9 (8.18%) Microsoft
5 7 (6.36%) Siebel
6 5 (4.55%) Calypso
6 5 (4.55%) SAP
6 5 (4.55%) VMware
7 4 (3.64%) Fiserv
7 4 (3.64%) Cisco
7 4 (3.64%) Juniper
8 3 (2.73%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.82%) Apple
9 2 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.82%) Bloomberg
9 2 (1.82%) SunGard
9 2 (1.82%) Vermilion
9 2 (1.82%) Open Text
10 1 (0.91%) Citrix
10 1 (0.91%) Actimize
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago