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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 53 58 43
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 11 13 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.81% 1.48% 3.71%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.19% 26.53% 56.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 12
Median daily rate £370 £348 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.47% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £319 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £389 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
- -21.05%
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
64 49 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.53% 5.57% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 29 22
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £119 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £375 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.07 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+32.87% +8.06%

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 24 August 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 23 (82.14%) HP
2 19 (67.86%) ISEB
3 14 (50.00%) Finance
3 14 (50.00%) Oracle
4 13 (46.43%) ISTQB
4 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
4 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
5 12 (42.86%) Test Scripting
5 12 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET
6 11 (39.29%) HTML
6 11 (39.29%) .NET
6 11 (39.29%) Functional Testing
7 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
8 9 (32.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 8 (28.57%) CRM
9 8 (28.57%) HP UFT
9 8 (28.57%) LoadRunner
10 7 (25.00%) Unix
10 7 (25.00%) VB
10 7 (25.00%) C#
11 6 (21.43%) Project Management
11 6 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
11 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
12 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (17.86%) Test Strategy
12 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
13 4 (14.29%) SQL
13 4 (14.29%) Oracle EBS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) IBM Transformation Extender
1 1 (3.57%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (10.71%) Hi Portfolio
3 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) FTP
3 1 (3.57%) HTTP
3 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.57%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) HP UFT
1 8 (28.57%) LoadRunner
2 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) ClearCase
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) XMLSpy
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Analyst
1 15 (53.57%) Test Analyst
2 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Tester
4 4 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Automation Tester
5 3 (10.71%) Performance Tester
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Test Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Test Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Defect Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Designer
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) QC Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) .NET
1 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET
1 11 (39.29%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) EDI
2 1 (3.57%) JMS
2 1 (3.57%) JSON
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) REST
2 1 (3.57%) SOAP
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) WSDL
2 1 (3.57%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) XSD
2 1 (3.57%) XSL
2 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (10.71%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.57%) DataPower
2 1 (3.57%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 11 (39.29%) Functional Testing
3 8 (28.57%) CRM
4 6 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
4 6 (21.43%) Project Management
4 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
5 5 (17.86%) Test Strategy
5 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Security Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (10.71%) ETL
7 3 (10.71%) Fund Accounting
7 3 (10.71%) Migration
7 3 (10.71%) Performance Testing
7 3 (10.71%) SOA
7 3 (10.71%) Stress Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Test Management
8 2 (7.14%) Defect Management
8 2 (7.14%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 7 (25.00%) C#
2 7 (25.00%) VB
3 4 (14.29%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) C
5 1 (3.57%) Java
5 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) ISEB
2 13 (46.43%) ISTQB
2 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
2 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
3 12 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (32.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (3.57%) CCNA
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.57%) MCITP
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) HL7
1 1 (3.57%) SEPA
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) HP
2 14 (50.00%) Oracle
3 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.71%) Siebel
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (3.57%) Ab Initio
6 1 (3.57%) Remedy
6 1 (3.57%) SAP