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 27 August 2015 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 57 43 51
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 12 33 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.37% 3.84% 1.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.49% 55.93% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 7
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£348 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £32.50
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
49 59 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.61% 6.87% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 22
Average daily rate £325 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £245 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.91 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+7.98% -5.19%

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 27 August 2015.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 9 (50.00%) ISEB
3 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Content Management
4 5 (27.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (27.78%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (27.78%) W3C
4 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Content Management
4 5 (27.78%) Adobe
4 5 (27.78%) SOA
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) Web Services
5 4 (22.22%) ETL
5 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Load Testing
6 3 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (16.67%) Drupal
6 3 (16.67%) Umbraco
6 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Security Testing
6 3 (16.67%) User Experience
6 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (16.67%) HP

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 5 (27.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (16.67%) CMS
2 3 (16.67%) Drupal
2 3 (16.67%) Umbraco
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
2 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (11.11%) Data Mart
2 2 (11.11%) QlikView
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (11.11%) ERwin
2 2 (11.11%) ClearCase
2 2 (11.11%) TestDirector
3 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
3 1 (5.56%) Toad
3 1 (5.56%) WinRunner
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
1 7 (38.89%) Test Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Tester
3 3 (16.67%) Test Leader
4 2 (11.11%) Web Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Web Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Test Coordinator
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Test Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Camel
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) W3C
2 3 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) PDA
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) AIX
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (27.78%) Scrum
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Content Management
2 5 (27.78%) SOA
2 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Content Management
2 5 (27.78%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 4 (22.22%) ETL
3 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Load Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Security Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Information Assurance
5 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) MCTS
4 1 (5.56%) MCITP
4 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Adobe
2 3 (16.67%) HP
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Cognos
3 2 (11.11%) Informatica
4 1 (5.56%) Veritas
4 1 (5.56%) McAfee
4 1 (5.56%) Perforce
4 1 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Siebel
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix