The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 68 77 77
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 3 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.33% 0.93% 0.62%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.17% 13.33% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 7
Median daily rate £305 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.95% +3.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £271 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £450 £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.75 £34.25
% change year-on-year
- +1.45%
HP Quality Center
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Systems Management Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
72 105 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.89% 6.97% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 40 34
Median daily rate £425 £363 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -2.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -26.70%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Edinburgh region.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Edinburgh region.

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (88.24%) HP
3 13 (76.47%) Oracle
4 10 (58.82%) Unix
4 10 (58.82%) Functional Testing
5 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database
5 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (47.06%) XML
7 6 (35.29%) System Testing
7 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
8 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
8 5 (29.41%) SDLC
8 5 (29.41%) API Testing
8 5 (29.41%) Defect Management
8 5 (29.41%) CRM
9 4 (23.53%) Validation
9 4 (23.53%) XML Messaging
9 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (17.65%) Investment Management
10 3 (17.65%) Asset Management
10 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
10 3 (17.65%) Markit EDM
10 3 (17.65%) Test Planning
10 3 (17.65%) System Integration Testing
10 3 (17.65%) Business Transformation
10 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
10 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
10 3 (17.65%) ETL
10 3 (17.65%) Linux
10 3 (17.65%) Java

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Markit EDM
2 1 (5.88%) Endur
2 1 (5.88%) Findur
2 1 (5.88%) Minerva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database
2 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) HP UFT
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Functional Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Functional Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Tester
5 1 (5.88%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) XML
2 4 (23.53%) XML Messaging
3 3 (17.65%) SOAP
3 3 (17.65%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Unix
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Functional Testing
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) System Testing
3 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
4 5 (29.41%) API Testing
4 5 (29.41%) CRM
4 5 (29.41%) Defect Management
4 5 (29.41%) SDLC
5 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Validation
6 3 (17.65%) Asset Management
6 3 (17.65%) Business Transformation
6 3 (17.65%) ETL
6 3 (17.65%) Investment Management
6 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
6 3 (17.65%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Test Planning
6 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL
7 2 (11.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) HP
2 13 (76.47%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Charles River
3 1 (5.88%) Fidessa