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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 46 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 20 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.02% 1.69% 0.85%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.85% 21.43% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 3
Average daily rate £380 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £296 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £306 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £30.50 £110.00
% change year-on-year
+63.93% -72.27%
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
67 70 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.11% 7.91% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 44 24
Average daily rate £350 £250 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £110 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £377 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

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 29 April 2016.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 32 (84.21%) HP
2 15 (39.47%) ISEB
3 14 (36.84%) Test Scripting
4 13 (34.21%) Finance
4 13 (34.21%) Functional Testing
5 12 (31.58%) Security Cleared
5 12 (31.58%) SQL
6 11 (28.95%) Unix
6 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
7 10 (26.32%) HP UFT
7 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
7 10 (26.32%) ISTQB
7 10 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (26.32%) Defect Tracking
8 9 (23.68%) SEPA
8 9 (23.68%) WinSCP
8 9 (23.68%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 9 (23.68%) SWIFT
8 9 (23.68%) Test Strategy
8 9 (23.68%) JSON
8 9 (23.68%) DataPower
8 9 (23.68%) XMLSpy
8 9 (23.68%) Remedy
8 9 (23.68%) SOA
8 9 (23.68%) FTP
8 9 (23.68%) HTTPS
8 9 (23.68%) XML
8 9 (23.68%) ClearCase
8 9 (23.68%) Java
8 9 (23.68%) SOAP

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 9 (23.68%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 8 (21.05%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Hi Portfolio
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) FTP
1 9 (23.68%) HTTPS
1 9 (23.68%) WinSCP
2 8 (21.05%) HTTP
3 1 (2.63%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) HP UFT
2 9 (23.68%) ClearCase
2 9 (23.68%) XMLSpy
3 5 (13.16%) LoadRunner
4 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
5 3 (7.89%) TestDirector
5 3 (7.89%) WinRunner
6 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Electronics
4 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Analyst
1 13 (34.21%) Test Analyst
2 12 (31.58%) Test Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Senior Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Senior Test Manager
4 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Tester
5 3 (7.89%) Automation Tester
5 3 (7.89%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Programme Test Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Test Programme Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Functional Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Implementation Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) JSON
1 9 (23.68%) SOAP
1 9 (23.68%) XML
2 8 (21.05%) EDI
2 8 (21.05%) JMS
2 8 (21.05%) Middleware
2 8 (21.05%) REST
2 8 (21.05%) Web Services
2 8 (21.05%) WSDL
2 8 (21.05%) XSD
2 8 (21.05%) XSL
2 8 (21.05%) XSLT
3 6 (15.79%) .NET
3 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
3 6 (15.79%) HTML
4 2 (5.26%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.63%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) DataPower
1 9 (23.68%) SWIFT
2 2 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Unix
2 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
2 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
3 2 (5.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Test Scripting
2 13 (34.21%) Functional Testing
3 10 (26.32%) Defect Tracking
3 10 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (23.68%) SOA
4 9 (23.68%) Test Strategy
5 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (21.05%) EAI
5 8 (21.05%) Migration
5 8 (21.05%) Project Management
5 8 (21.05%) Test Automation
6 7 (18.42%) Fund Accounting
7 5 (13.16%) CRM
8 4 (10.53%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Change Management
9 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (7.89%) Performance Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Security Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
2 9 (23.68%) Java
3 5 (13.16%) C#
3 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.16%) VB
4 1 (2.63%) C
4 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) ISEB
2 12 (31.58%) Security Cleared
3 10 (26.32%) ISTQB
3 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
4 7 (18.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (13.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (10.53%) MCITP
6 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (7.89%) MCSA
7 3 (7.89%) MCSE
7 3 (7.89%) MCTS
8 2 (5.26%) BC Cleared
9 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (2.63%) CCNA
9 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) SEPA
2 8 (21.05%) HL7
3 3 (7.89%) QA
4 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (5.26%) Netcool
Vendors
1 32 (84.21%) HP
2 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
3 9 (23.68%) Remedy
4 7 (18.42%) IBM
4 7 (18.42%) Oracle
5 3 (7.89%) Citrix
5 3 (7.89%) VMware
6 2 (5.26%) Intel Security
6 2 (5.26%) SAP
6 2 (5.26%) Veritas
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