The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 52 56 47
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 7 14 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.19% 1.56% 3.60%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.00% 19.18% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 14
Median daily rate £363 £343 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.83% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £264 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £389 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.47% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.58% +24.61%
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 Glasgow region.

Systems Management Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
70 73 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.88% 8.11% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 39 26
Median daily rate £375 £250 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £119 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.39% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £72.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +123.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.66%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 17 (77.27%) HP
2 16 (72.73%) ISEB
3 14 (63.64%) Oracle
4 12 (54.55%) ISTQB
4 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
4 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 12 (54.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (45.45%) .NET
6 10 (45.45%) HTML
6 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
6 10 (45.45%) Finance
6 10 (45.45%) Test Scripting
7 9 (40.91%) Functional Testing
8 8 (36.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 8 (36.36%) CRM
8 8 (36.36%) HP UFT
9 7 (31.82%) C#
9 7 (31.82%) VB
10 6 (27.27%) LoadRunner
10 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
11 5 (22.73%) Unix
12 4 (18.18%) Project Management
12 4 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
12 4 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
13 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
13 3 (13.64%) Test Management
13 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.55%) HiPortfolio
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) HP UFT
2 6 (27.27%) LoadRunner
3 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Analyst
1 12 (54.55%) Test Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Tester
4 4 (18.18%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Automation Tester
5 3 (13.64%) Performance Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Test Leader
7 1 (4.55%) Coordinator
7 1 (4.55%) Defect Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Test Coordinator
7 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) .NET
1 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
1 10 (45.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Test Scripting
2 9 (40.91%) Functional Testing
3 8 (36.36%) CRM
4 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 4 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (13.64%) ETL
6 3 (13.64%) Test Management
6 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
6 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Defect Management
7 2 (9.09%) High Availability
7 2 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (9.09%) Load Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Low Latency
7 2 (9.09%) Security Testing
7 2 (9.09%) SOA
8 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 7 (31.82%) C#
2 7 (31.82%) VB
3 3 (13.64%) C
3 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) ISEB
2 12 (54.55%) ISTQB
2 12 (54.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
2 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 8 (36.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) HP
2 14 (63.64%) Oracle
3 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.64%) Siebel
5 2 (9.09%) Citrix
6 1 (4.55%) Ab Initio
6 1 (4.55%) SAP