The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 271 243 217
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -26
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 154 176 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.66% 0.76% 0.90%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.58% 9.70% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 122 159
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£425 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £230 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -27.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £74.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-59.45% +127.69%
HP Quality Center
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1794 1814 1535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.66% 7.80% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1219 1188 1018
Average daily rate £438 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £261 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 21 40
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.60 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £33.20 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -15.55%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in London

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP Quality Center across the London region.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in London

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Histogram in London

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the London region.

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in London

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center within the London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -20 24 £450 +20.00% 9
Brentford 0 4 £325 -7.14%
Docklands, London -1 4 - -
Croydon -10 2 £444 +54.26% 1
West Drayton - 1 £210 -
Bromley - 1 £425 - 1
HP Quality Center
England

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 120 (39.87%) HP
2 115 (38.21%) Finance
3 108 (35.88%) SQL
4 105 (34.88%) Banking
5 94 (31.23%) JIRA
6 87 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
7 83 (27.57%) Test Scripting
8 82 (27.24%) User Acceptance Testing
9 69 (22.92%) QA
10 54 (17.94%) Test Strategy
11 50 (16.61%) Test Management
11 50 (16.61%) Oracle
11 50 (16.61%) ISEB
12 48 (15.95%) Regression Testing
12 48 (15.95%) ISTQB
13 46 (15.28%) MS Excel
14 45 (14.95%) Software Testing
14 45 (14.95%) Investment Banking
15 44 (14.62%) UNIX
15 44 (14.62%) Java
16 41 (13.62%) Microsoft
17 38 (12.62%) System Integration Testing
18 37 (12.29%) MS Office
18 37 (12.29%) Test Automation
19 35 (11.63%) Waterfall
20 34 (11.30%) Integration Testing
21 33 (10.96%) Migration
21 33 (10.96%) HP UFT
22 32 (10.63%) XML
23 29 (9.63%) Scrum

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 13 (4.32%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.99%) CMS
3 4 (1.33%) JBoss
3 4 (1.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (0.66%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (0.66%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.33%) FileNet
Applications
1 46 (15.28%) MS Excel
2 37 (12.29%) MS Office
3 15 (4.98%) MS Visio
4 12 (3.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.66%) Summit
1 5 (1.66%) Markit EDM
2 4 (1.33%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.66%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.33%) Endur
4 1 (0.33%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.33%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.33%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.33%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.33%) ZaiNet
4 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.33%) Loan IQ
4 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.33%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.33%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.66%) SaaS
2 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.99%) HTTP
2 5 (1.66%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.66%) LDAP
3 4 (1.33%) RTSP
4 3 (1.00%) Wireshark
4 3 (1.00%) Firewall
5 2 (0.66%) Internet
5 2 (0.66%) SAN
6 1 (0.33%) Intranet
6 1 (0.33%) DNS
6 1 (0.33%) GPRS
6 1 (0.33%) GSM
6 1 (0.33%) SMS
6 1 (0.33%) UMTS
6 1 (0.33%) FTP
6 1 (0.33%) DVB
6 1 (0.33%) SS7
6 1 (0.33%) ISUP
6 1 (0.33%) INAP
6 1 (0.33%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.31%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.32%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (2.99%) MySQL
4 6 (1.99%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.66%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (1.33%) QlikView
6 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.33%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.00%) DataStage
8 2 (0.66%) MS Access
8 2 (0.66%) DB2
8 2 (0.66%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.66%) OpenStack Swift
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 94 (31.23%) JIRA
2 33 (10.96%) HP UFT
3 20 (6.64%) LoadRunner
4 18 (5.98%) Selenium
5 15 (4.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (4.65%) Bugzilla
7 13 (4.32%) Cucumber
8 11 (3.65%) WebDriver
8 11 (3.65%) Subversion
9 9 (2.99%) JUnit
9 9 (2.99%) Git (software)
10 7 (2.33%) SoapUI
11 6 (1.99%) JMeter
12 5 (1.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (1.66%) Maven
13 4 (1.33%) TestDirector
13 4 (1.33%) JProfiler
13 4 (1.33%) Calabash
13 4 (1.33%) eggPlant
13 4 (1.33%) VisualVM
General
1 115 (38.21%) Finance
2 105 (34.88%) Banking
3 45 (14.95%) Investment Banking
4 19 (6.31%) Telecoms
5 14 (4.65%) Retail
6 11 (3.65%) Billing
7 9 (2.99%) Front Office
8 8 (2.66%) Back Office
8 8 (2.66%) Legal
8 8 (2.66%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.66%) Retail Banking
10 4 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.33%) Financial Institution
11 3 (1.00%) Advertising
11 3 (1.00%) Games
11 3 (1.00%) General Ledger
11 3 (1.00%) Wholesale Banking
12 1 (0.33%) International Banking
12 1 (0.33%) Marketing
12 1 (0.33%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 118 (39.20%) Analyst
2 96 (31.89%) Test Analyst
3 64 (21.26%) Test Manager
4 36 (11.96%) Tester
5 29 (9.63%) Developer
6 16 (5.32%) Business Analyst
6 16 (5.32%) QA Analyst
6 16 (5.32%) Test Leader
7 15 (4.98%) Senior Analyst
8 13 (4.32%) Senior Test Analyst
9 10 (3.32%) Test Engineer
9 10 (3.32%) QA Test Analyst
9 10 (3.32%) Consultant
10 9 (2.99%) Junior
11 8 (2.66%) Manual Tester
11 8 (2.66%) SAP Manager
11 8 (2.66%) SAP Test Manager
12 7 (2.33%) Junior Tester
13 6 (1.99%) QA Tester
13 6 (1.99%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (10.63%) XML
2 22 (7.31%) .NET
3 16 (5.32%) Web Services
4 13 (4.32%) SOAP
5 10 (3.32%) HTML
6 8 (2.66%) REST
6 8 (2.66%) JSON
7 7 (2.33%) FpML
8 6 (1.99%) J2EE
8 6 (1.99%) CSS
8 6 (1.99%) JSP
9 5 (1.66%) XBRL
9 5 (1.66%) AngularJS
10 4 (1.33%) JSTL
10 4 (1.33%) JSR 170
10 4 (1.33%) Middleware
10 4 (1.33%) Servlets
11 3 (1.00%) FIXML
11 3 (1.00%) XML Messaging
12 2 (0.66%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.31%) Fixed Income
1 22 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 20 (6.64%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.65%) Equities
5 10 (3.32%) STB
5 10 (3.32%) Derivative
5 10 (3.32%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.32%) SWIFT
6 9 (2.99%) Reference Data
7 8 (2.66%) MPEG
8 7 (2.33%) Market Risk
9 5 (1.66%) Credit Risk
9 5 (1.66%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.66%) EFT
9 5 (1.66%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.33%) ASIC
10 4 (1.33%) IPTV
10 4 (1.33%) Video on Demand
10 4 (1.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 44 (14.62%) UNIX
2 18 (5.98%) Linux
3 15 (4.98%) Windows
4 3 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.00%) Solaris
5 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.66%) Android
6 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.33%) AIX
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (27.57%) Test Scripting
3 82 (27.24%) User Acceptance Testing
4 54 (17.94%) Test Strategy
5 50 (16.61%) Test Management
6 48 (15.95%) Regression Testing
7 45 (14.95%) Software Testing
8 38 (12.62%) System Integration Testing
9 37 (12.29%) Test Automation
10 35 (11.63%) Waterfall
11 34 (11.30%) Integration Testing
12 33 (10.96%) Migration
13 29 (9.63%) Scrum
14 28 (9.30%) Performance Testing
15 27 (8.97%) Automated Testing
15 27 (8.97%) SDLC
16 25 (8.31%) Project Management
17 24 (7.97%) ETL
17 24 (7.97%) Validation
18 23 (7.64%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 108 (35.88%) SQL
2 44 (14.62%) Java
3 18 (5.98%) C#
3 18 (5.98%) Python
4 12 (3.99%) JavaScript
4 12 (3.99%) PHP
4 12 (3.99%) Shell Script
5 11 (3.65%) Ruby
5 11 (3.65%) C++
5 11 (3.65%) VBA
6 9 (2.99%) Perl
6 9 (2.99%) VB.NET
7 8 (2.66%) VBScript
8 5 (1.66%) VB
8 5 (1.66%) C
9 4 (1.33%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.00%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.00%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.33%) SQR
11 1 (0.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 50 (16.61%) ISEB
2 48 (15.95%) ISTQB
3 28 (9.30%) Degree
4 26 (8.64%) Security Cleared
5 21 (6.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 17 (5.65%) SC Cleared
7 8 (2.66%) ISEB Practitioner
8 7 (2.33%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.00%) OSCP
9 3 (1.00%) CEH
9 3 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.00%) CISSP
10 2 (0.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.33%) Siebel Certification
11 1 (0.33%) SAP Certification
11 1 (0.33%) PhD
11 1 (0.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (22.92%) QA
2 10 (3.32%) EMIR
3 7 (2.33%) COREP
3 7 (2.33%) FINREP
4 6 (1.99%) MiFID
5 5 (1.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (1.00%) ISO 9001
6 3 (1.00%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.66%) GxP
7 2 (0.66%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.33%) Basel III
8 1 (0.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.33%) NFS
1 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (1.33%) Nessus
2 2 (0.66%) Nmap
2 2 (0.66%) WebInspect
2 2 (0.66%) CORE IMPACT
2 2 (0.66%) TeamSite
2 2 (0.66%) Control-M
Vendors
1 120 (39.87%) HP
2 50 (16.61%) Oracle
3 41 (13.62%) Microsoft
4 26 (8.64%) SAP
5 13 (4.32%) Murex
6 9 (2.99%) PeopleSoft
7 6 (1.99%) Splunk
8 5 (1.66%) Bloomberg
9 4 (1.33%) IBM
9 4 (1.33%) Siebel
9 4 (1.33%) Sybase
9 4 (1.33%) Adobe
10 3 (1.00%) Calypso
10 3 (1.00%) Informatica
10 3 (1.00%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.00%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.00%) Trillium
10 3 (1.00%) Remedy
10 3 (1.00%) DataFlux
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