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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank - 74 62
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 0 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 1.11% 1.46%
As % of the Systems Management category - 17.39% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 14
Median daily rate - £296 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.64% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +38.88%

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
87 92 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.38% 6.37% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 40 21
Median daily rate £420 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.86% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +24.44%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
4 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (50.00%) CRM
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) API Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Defect Management
5 2 (33.33%) Validation
5 2 (33.33%) XML Messaging
5 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (33.33%) System Testing
5 2 (33.33%) SDLC
6 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
6 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (16.67%) Markit EDM
6 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
6 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
6 1 (16.67%) ETL
6 1 (16.67%) Fidessa
6 1 (16.67%) Minerva
6 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
6 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
6 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Telecoms

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 1 (16.67%) Endur
1 1 (16.67%) Findur
1 1 (16.67%) Markit EDM
1 1 (16.67%) Minerva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Tester
3 1 (16.67%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) XML Messaging
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 3 (50.00%) API Testing
2 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) System Testing
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Case Management
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Charles River
3 1 (16.67%) Fidessa