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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 61 49 61
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 9 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.04% 1.92% 1.61%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.65% 35.90% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 11
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£340 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £268 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £368 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £110.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-72.72% +238.46%
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
51 39 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.91% 5.34% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 28
Average daily rate £325 £280 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £110 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £400 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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 £21.00 £18.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -8.53%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 10 (40.00%) ISEB
2 9 (36.00%) Test Scripting
3 8 (32.00%) Finance
4 7 (28.00%) HP UFT
4 7 (28.00%) HP
4 7 (28.00%) ISTQB
4 7 (28.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (24.00%) Test Strategy
5 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (24.00%) SQL
5 6 (24.00%) Scrum
5 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (24.00%) Banking
6 5 (20.00%) TestDirector
6 5 (20.00%) W3C
6 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (20.00%) Windows
6 5 (20.00%) MCSE
6 5 (20.00%) Adobe
6 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 5 (20.00%) SOA
6 5 (20.00%) Web Services
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (20.00%) Content Management
6 5 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Content Management

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (12.00%) CMS
2 3 (12.00%) Drupal
2 3 (12.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (4.00%) SSL
1 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) HP UFT
2 5 (20.00%) TestDirector
3 4 (16.00%) WinRunner
4 3 (12.00%) LoadRunner
4 3 (12.00%) Selenium
5 2 (8.00%) JIRA
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
2 10 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Test Leader
4 4 (16.00%) Tester
5 3 (12.00%) Test Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Web Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Web Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Test Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Implementation Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) JSP
2 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) W3C
2 4 (16.00%) Clustering
2 4 (16.00%) PDA
3 3 (12.00%) User Experience
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Equities
4 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
1 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (16.00%) AIX
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (28.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (24.00%) Scrum
3 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) Test Strategy
4 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Content Management
4 5 (20.00%) SOA
4 5 (20.00%) Content Management
5 4 (16.00%) Change Management
5 4 (16.00%) Regression Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Load Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Test Management
6 3 (12.00%) Agile Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) ISEB
2 7 (28.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (20.00%) MCSE
5 4 (16.00%) MCSA
5 4 (16.00%) MCTS
5 4 (16.00%) MCITP
6 3 (12.00%) Degree
6 3 (12.00%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
8 1 (4.00%) CCNP
8 1 (4.00%) CCNA
8 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Netcool
1 4 (16.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.00%) Nessus
2 1 (4.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) HP
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.00%) Adobe
4 4 (16.00%) Citrix
4 4 (16.00%) Veritas
4 4 (16.00%) McAfee
4 4 (16.00%) VMware
5 3 (12.00%) SAP
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle
7 1 (4.00%) Informatica