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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 79 47 71
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +24
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 15 38 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.06% 2.67% 1.01%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.87% 40.86% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 28 6
Median daily rate £320 £328 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% -12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £262 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £406 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £110.00
% change year-on-year
- -75.00%
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
152 93 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.75% 6.54% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 54 32
Median daily rate £434 £325 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.38% -22.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £155 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -17.61%

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
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 20 (64.52%) Finance
2 14 (45.16%) Test Scripting
3 12 (38.71%) Banking
4 10 (32.26%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (29.03%) SQL
5 9 (29.03%) Software Testing
6 8 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (25.81%) Defect Management
7 7 (22.58%) Credit Risk
7 7 (22.58%) Functional Testing
7 7 (22.58%) ETL
7 7 (22.58%) Oracle
8 6 (19.35%) Security Testing
8 6 (19.35%) Information Assurance
8 6 (19.35%) Test Strategy
9 5 (16.13%) JIRA
9 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (16.13%) Retail
10 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
10 4 (12.90%) Ab Initio
10 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
10 4 (12.90%) ISEB
10 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (12.90%) System Integration Testing
11 3 (9.68%) Test Planning
11 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
11 3 (9.68%) Non-Functional Testing
11 3 (9.68%) Data Analytics
11 3 (9.68%) Analytics

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) IntelliMatch
1 1 (3.23%) Markit EDM
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.68%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) JIRA
2 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.68%) HP UFT
4 2 (6.45%) Selenium
5 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.23%) WinRunner
General
1 20 (64.52%) Finance
2 12 (38.71%) Banking
3 5 (16.13%) Retail
4 3 (9.68%) Retail Banking
5 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
6 1 (3.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Analyst
2 21 (67.74%) Test Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Test Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Banking Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Risk Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Test Leader
6 3 (9.68%) Coordinator
6 3 (9.68%) Credit Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) ETL Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Test Coordinator
6 3 (9.68%) Tester
7 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Systems Integration Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Test Programme Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Java EE
2 1 (3.23%) DHTML
2 1 (3.23%) DOM
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Credit Risk
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Test Scripting
2 9 (29.03%) Software Testing
3 8 (25.81%) Defect Management
3 8 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (22.58%) ETL
4 7 (22.58%) Functional Testing
5 6 (19.35%) Information Assurance
5 6 (19.35%) Security Testing
5 6 (19.35%) Test Strategy
6 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.90%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Analytics
8 3 (9.68%) Data Analytics
8 3 (9.68%) Data Migration
8 3 (9.68%) Migration
8 3 (9.68%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
8 3 (9.68%) Test Management
8 3 (9.68%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) ISEB
1 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Ab Initio
3 3 (9.68%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) IBM