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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 39 53 47
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 34 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.96% 1.37% 1.79%
As % of the Systems Management category 56.67% 26.47% 25.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 12
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +62.50%
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
60 34 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.99% 5.18% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 27
Average daily rate £338 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £410 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% +11.11%

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 28 August 2014.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 22 (53.66%) HP
1 22 (53.66%) ISTQB
2 17 (41.46%) Security Cleared
3 16 (39.02%) Oracle
4 14 (34.15%) SC Cleared
5 12 (29.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 11 (26.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (26.83%) QuickTest Pro
7 10 (24.39%) Oracle EBS
7 10 (24.39%) Finance
7 10 (24.39%) SQL
7 10 (24.39%) DV Cleared
7 10 (24.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (21.95%) HTML
8 9 (21.95%) JSP
8 9 (21.95%) .NET
8 9 (21.95%) ISEB
9 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
9 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
10 7 (17.07%) Test Management
10 7 (17.07%) Performance Testing
11 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
11 6 (14.63%) Test Scripting
12 5 (12.20%) Test Strategy
12 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
12 5 (12.20%) SAN
12 5 (12.20%) Java
12 5 (12.20%) CRM
13 4 (9.76%) C#
13 4 (9.76%) Load Testing

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) SAN
2 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) DNS
3 1 (2.44%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Ingres
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.44%) DB2
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (4.88%) LoadRunner
2 2 (4.88%) Toad
2 2 (4.88%) WinRunner
2 2 (4.88%) TestDirector
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) Selenium
3 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Test Manager
2 8 (19.51%) Test Analyst
2 8 (19.51%) Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Tester
4 4 (9.76%) Test Leader
5 3 (7.32%) Performance Tester
6 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Performance Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Performance Test Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Defect Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Automation Tester
7 1 (2.44%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Performance Test Leader
7 1 (2.44%) Test Environment Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Junior
7 1 (2.44%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) HTML
1 9 (21.95%) .NET
1 9 (21.95%) JSP
2 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.44%) XML
3 1 (2.44%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Clustering
1 1 (2.44%) PDA
1 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) UNIX
2 2 (4.88%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (17.07%) Performance Testing
2 7 (17.07%) Test Management
3 6 (14.63%) Test Scripting
4 5 (12.20%) CRM
4 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
4 5 (12.20%) Test Strategy
5 4 (9.76%) Data Management
5 4 (9.76%) Load Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.32%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.32%) Programme Management
6 3 (7.32%) Project Management
6 3 (7.32%) Change Management
6 3 (7.32%) System Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.88%) Wealth Management
7 2 (4.88%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) SQL
2 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.20%) Java
4 4 (9.76%) C#
5 3 (7.32%) C
5 3 (7.32%) VB
6 2 (4.88%) VBScript
6 2 (4.88%) Perl
6 2 (4.88%) VBA
7 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (53.66%) ISTQB
2 17 (41.46%) Security Cleared
3 14 (34.15%) SC Cleared
4 12 (29.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 11 (26.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (24.39%) DV Cleared
7 9 (21.95%) ISEB
8 4 (9.76%) Degree
9 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (7.32%) MCITP
10 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (2.44%) MCSE
11 1 (2.44%) MCSA
11 1 (2.44%) MCTS
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.44%) Netcool
1 1 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) HP
2 16 (39.02%) Oracle
3 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.32%) Citrix
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco
5 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.44%) McAfee
6 1 (2.44%) VMware
6 1 (2.44%) ION Trading
6 1 (2.44%) Twitter
6 1 (2.44%) Siebel
6 1 (2.44%) Veritas