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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 185 156 175
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +19
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 26 46 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.78% 0.77%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.76% 8.49% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 33 47
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£425 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £267 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £541 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £38.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-42.76% +16.92%
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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
451 542 405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.60% 9.21% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 388 290
Average daily rate £425 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 21
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.50 £22.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.62% -18.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.08 £17.54 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.43 £116.09 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+10.25% -13.33%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 28 (51.85%) Finance
2 24 (44.44%) HP
3 22 (40.74%) SQL
4 21 (38.89%) Banking
5 20 (37.04%) Test Scripting
6 18 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (27.78%) JIRA
8 12 (22.22%) QA
8 12 (22.22%) Oracle
9 11 (20.37%) ISTQB
10 10 (18.52%) Integration Testing
10 10 (18.52%) Waterfall
10 10 (18.52%) Test Strategy
10 10 (18.52%) Regression Testing
11 9 (16.67%) Migration
11 9 (16.67%) Java
11 9 (16.67%) ISEB
11 9 (16.67%) Test Automation
12 8 (14.81%) SDLC
12 8 (14.81%) XML
12 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
13 7 (12.96%) Scrum
13 7 (12.96%) Investment Banking
13 7 (12.96%) UNIX
13 7 (12.96%) Degree
14 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (11.11%) HP UFT
14 6 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (11.11%) Automated Testing

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (3.70%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.85%) LiveLink
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.26%) MS Office
3 3 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.85%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.85%) Teamcenter
1 1 (1.85%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.85%) LatentZero
1 1 (1.85%) thinkFolio
1 1 (1.85%) Temenos T24
1 1 (1.85%) Markit EDM
1 1 (1.85%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) HTTP
1 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.85%) Internet
1 1 (1.85%) RTSP
1 1 (1.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.70%) MySQL
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 15 (27.78%) JIRA
2 6 (11.11%) HP UFT
3 5 (9.26%) Subversion
3 5 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.41%) Selenium
5 3 (5.56%) JMeter
5 3 (5.56%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.70%) LoadRunner
6 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.70%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.70%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.85%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.85%) DbUnit
7 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.85%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (1.85%) Rational Robot
7 1 (1.85%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.85%) JUnit
7 1 (1.85%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.85%) TestDirector
General
1 28 (51.85%) Finance
2 21 (38.89%) Banking
3 7 (12.96%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.56%) Back Office
4 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.70%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Front Office
6 1 (1.85%) Advertising
6 1 (1.85%) Publishing
6 1 (1.85%) Retail
6 1 (1.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 25 (46.30%) Analyst
2 22 (40.74%) Test Analyst
3 8 (14.81%) Test Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Test Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) QA Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Test Leader
5 4 (7.41%) Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Tester
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Defect Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) OAT Manager
8 1 (1.85%) Content Manager
8 1 (1.85%) QA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) XML
2 3 (5.56%) .NET
2 3 (5.56%) SOAP
2 3 (5.56%) Web Services
3 2 (3.70%) XBRL
3 2 (3.70%) REST
3 2 (3.70%) HTML
4 1 (1.85%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.85%) XML Schema
4 1 (1.85%) XML Messaging
4 1 (1.85%) JSON
4 1 (1.85%) jQuery
4 1 (1.85%) RESTful
4 1 (1.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.41%) Derivative
3 3 (5.56%) EFT
4 2 (3.70%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.70%) Equities
4 2 (3.70%) IPTV
4 2 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.70%) Market Risk
4 2 (3.70%) Video on Demand
4 2 (3.70%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.85%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.85%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) UNIX
2 5 (9.26%) Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Windows
4 1 (1.85%) Android
4 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) Test Scripting
2 18 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 18 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.52%) Regression Testing
3 10 (18.52%) Integration Testing
3 10 (18.52%) Waterfall
3 10 (18.52%) Test Strategy
4 9 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 9 (16.67%) Migration
5 8 (14.81%) SDLC
6 7 (12.96%) Scrum
7 6 (11.11%) Validation
7 6 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 5 (9.26%) System Testing
8 5 (9.26%) Data Migration
9 4 (7.41%) Performance Testing
9 4 (7.41%) Software Testing
9 4 (7.41%) ETL
10 3 (5.56%) OOP
10 3 (5.56%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.74%) SQL
2 9 (16.67%) Java
3 4 (7.41%) Python
4 3 (5.56%) Ruby
4 3 (5.56%) C#
4 3 (5.56%) C++
4 3 (5.56%) Perl
5 2 (3.70%) PHP
5 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.85%) Korn
6 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.85%) C
6 1 (1.85%) VBA
6 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) ISTQB
2 9 (16.67%) ISEB
3 7 (12.96%) Degree
4 5 (9.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.56%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.70%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.22%) QA
2 4 (7.41%) COREP
2 4 (7.41%) FINREP
3 1 (1.85%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) TeamSite
1 1 (1.85%) Control-M
Vendors
1 24 (44.44%) HP
2 12 (22.22%) Oracle
3 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.70%) Murex
4 2 (3.70%) Sybase
4 2 (3.70%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.85%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.85%) Remedy
5 1 (1.85%) OpenText
5 1 (1.85%) Sophis
5 1 (1.85%) GoldenSource
5 1 (1.85%) Capita
5 1 (1.85%) Wall Street Systems
5 1 (1.85%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.85%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.85%) SAP
5 1 (1.85%) Calypso
5 1 (1.85%) SunGard
5 1 (1.85%) Sun
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ComputAppoint
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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Rate: £300 - £301 per day
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