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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 76 67 59
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 17 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.20% 1.19% 1.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.77% 28.57% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 10
Average daily rate £296 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £222 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £390 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.84% -0.07%
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
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
86 56 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.07% 4.15% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 21 37
Average daily rate £350 £373 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.04% +6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £241 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £365 £341
% change year-on-year
+8.21% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £21.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+35.29% +1.19%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 26 (66.67%) Finance
2 15 (38.46%) Banking
2 15 (38.46%) Test Scripting
3 13 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 12 (30.77%) Test Strategy
4 12 (30.77%) Test Management
5 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (20.51%) Defect Management
6 8 (20.51%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (20.51%) HP UFT
6 8 (20.51%) HP
6 8 (20.51%) ISEB
6 8 (20.51%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (17.95%) Software Testing
7 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (17.95%) ISTQB
7 7 (17.95%) Test Automation
8 6 (15.38%) Retail Banking
8 6 (15.38%) SDLC
8 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (15.38%) Retail
8 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
9 5 (12.82%) SQL
9 5 (12.82%) Oracle
9 5 (12.82%) Fund Accounting
10 4 (10.26%) Information Assurance
10 4 (10.26%) System Testing
10 4 (10.26%) JIRA
10 4 (10.26%) Ab Initio
10 4 (10.26%) Security Testing

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.56%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) HP UFT
2 4 (10.26%) JIRA
3 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.13%) Selenium
5 1 (2.56%) JMeter
5 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.56%) TestDirector
5 1 (2.56%) Toad
5 1 (2.56%) WinRunner
General
1 26 (66.67%) Finance
2 15 (38.46%) Banking
3 6 (15.38%) Retail
3 6 (15.38%) Retail Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Analyst
2 19 (48.72%) Test Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Test Manager
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Coordinator
5 3 (7.69%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Defect Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Programme Test Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Test Leader
6 2 (5.13%) Test Programme Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Tester
7 1 (2.56%) HR Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Financials Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Payroll Manager
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) Java EE
2 1 (2.56%) DHTML
2 1 (2.56%) DOM
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Android
1 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Test Scripting
2 13 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 12 (30.77%) Test Management
3 12 (30.77%) Test Strategy
4 8 (20.51%) Defect Management
4 8 (20.51%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.95%) Software Testing
5 7 (17.95%) Test Automation
6 6 (15.38%) SDLC
6 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (12.82%) Fund Accounting
8 4 (10.26%) ETL
8 4 (10.26%) Information Assurance
8 4 (10.26%) Project Management
8 4 (10.26%) Security Testing
8 4 (10.26%) System Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Investment Management
9 3 (7.69%) Scrum
10 2 (5.13%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) VBA
3 2 (5.13%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) ISEB
2 7 (17.95%) ISTQB
3 4 (10.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) FATCA
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) HP
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle
3 4 (10.26%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.56%) Informatica
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Netezza
4 1 (2.56%) Teradata
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