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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 40 58 42
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 18 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.92% 1.16% 3.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.71% 16.36% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 11
Average daily rate £300 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £350 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -
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 Glasgow region.

Systems Management Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
70 55 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.35% 7.12% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 33 31
Average daily rate £265 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.51% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £123 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 19 (57.58%) HP
2 16 (48.48%) SQL
3 11 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
4 10 (30.30%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (30.30%) Finance
4 10 (30.30%) HP UFT
4 10 (30.30%) Defect Tracking
5 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (27.27%) WinRunner
5 9 (27.27%) TestDirector
5 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 9 (27.27%) Unix
5 9 (27.27%) Windows
5 9 (27.27%) MCSE
5 9 (27.27%) MCSA
5 9 (27.27%) ClearCase
5 9 (27.27%) Windows XP
5 9 (27.27%) Software Testing
5 9 (27.27%) MCTS
5 9 (27.27%) MCITP
5 9 (27.27%) Change Management
5 9 (27.27%) VMware
5 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (24.24%) DataPower
6 8 (24.24%) WebSphere Transformation Extender

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (24.24%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 7 (21.21%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Hi Portfolio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) FTP
1 8 (24.24%) HTTPS
1 8 (24.24%) WinSCP
2 7 (21.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.03%) Data Mart
1 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
1 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) HP UFT
2 9 (27.27%) ClearCase
2 9 (27.27%) TestDirector
2 9 (27.27%) WinRunner
3 8 (24.24%) XMLSpy
4 2 (6.06%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.03%) ERwin
5 1 (3.03%) Selenium
5 1 (3.03%) Toad
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 10 (30.30%) Analyst
2 10 (30.30%) Test Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Test Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Functional Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Functional Test Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) IT Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Programme Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Programme Test Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Service Management Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Test Programme Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Tester
6 1 (3.03%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) JSON
1 8 (24.24%) SOAP
1 8 (24.24%) XML
2 7 (21.21%) EDI
2 7 (21.21%) JMS
2 7 (21.21%) Middleware
2 7 (21.21%) REST
2 7 (21.21%) Web Services
2 7 (21.21%) WSDL
2 7 (21.21%) XSD
2 7 (21.21%) XSL
2 7 (21.21%) XSLT
3 2 (6.06%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (3.03%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) DataPower
1 8 (24.24%) SWIFT
2 7 (21.21%) PDA
3 5 (15.15%) Clustering
4 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Unix
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
1 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
1 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (27.27%) Windows XP
2 5 (15.15%) AIX
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 10 (30.30%) Defect Tracking
2 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
2 10 (30.30%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (27.27%) Change Management
3 9 (27.27%) Software Testing
4 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.21%) EAI
4 7 (21.21%) Migration
4 7 (21.21%) SOA
5 6 (18.18%) Functional Testing
5 6 (18.18%) Fund Accounting
5 6 (18.18%) Project Management
6 5 (15.15%) Test Strategy
7 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
8 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.06%) Investment Management
8 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.06%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) SQL
2 8 (24.24%) Java
3 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.03%) C
4 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) MCITP
1 9 (27.27%) MCSA
1 9 (27.27%) MCSE
1 9 (27.27%) MCTS
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 8 (24.24%) ISTQB
3 6 (18.18%) ISEB
4 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.06%) BC Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) SEPA
2 7 (21.21%) HL7
3 3 (9.09%) QA
4 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
2 5 (15.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (15.15%) Netcool
2 1 (3.03%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) HP
2 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 9 (27.27%) VMware
3 8 (24.24%) Remedy
4 7 (21.21%) IBM
5 5 (15.15%) Citrix
5 5 (15.15%) Intel Security
5 5 (15.15%) Veritas
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle
7 1 (3.03%) Cognos
7 1 (3.03%) Informatica
7 1 (3.03%) Perforce
7 1 (3.03%) SAP
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