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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 279 233 182
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -51
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 134 191 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.60% 0.79% 1.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.72% 11.29% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 140 193
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£475 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £198 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £147.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.27% +502.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £132.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-76.60% +268.05%
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
1736 1692 1438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.78% 6.99% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1207 1129 994
Average daily rate £450 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 30 31
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.50 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £37.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +16.27%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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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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 +6 28 £475 +22.58% 9
Chiswick - - - - 1
Beckenham - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
HP Quality Center
England

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 130 (40.50%) SQL
2 126 (39.25%) HP
3 122 (38.01%) Finance
4 99 (30.84%) Banking
5 88 (27.41%) JIRA
6 87 (27.10%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (26.48%) User Acceptance Testing
8 79 (24.61%) Test Scripting
9 68 (21.18%) Test Strategy
10 65 (20.25%) QA
11 52 (16.20%) ISEB
12 51 (15.89%) Oracle
12 51 (15.89%) Test Management
13 50 (15.58%) ISTQB
14 48 (14.95%) Investment Banking
15 47 (14.64%) Software Testing
16 44 (13.71%) UNIX
17 43 (13.40%) MS Excel
18 42 (13.08%) Microsoft
19 40 (12.46%) Java
20 38 (11.84%) Regression Testing
21 36 (11.21%) Test Automation
22 35 (10.90%) Waterfall
22 35 (10.90%) .NET
23 34 (10.59%) XML
24 33 (10.28%) QuickTest Pro
25 32 (9.97%) ETL
26 30 (9.35%) SAP
27 29 (9.03%) Validation
28 28 (8.72%) Windows

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (2.49%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.87%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (1.56%) OpenStack
4 3 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.62%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.31%) Drupal
6 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.31%) SAP EP
6 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.31%) FileNet
6 1 (0.31%) CMS
6 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.31%) Apache
6 1 (0.31%) MQSeries
Applications
1 43 (13.40%) MS Excel
2 26 (8.10%) MS Office
3 12 (3.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.80%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (3.43%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.18%) ZaiNet
2 7 (2.18%) Endur
3 5 (1.56%) Markit EDM
4 4 (1.25%) SAP BPC
4 4 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.93%) SAP APO
6 2 (0.62%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.62%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.31%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.31%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.31%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.31%) Agresso
7 1 (0.31%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.31%) SAP QM
7 1 (0.31%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.31%) IntelliMatch
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.56%) HTTP
1 5 (1.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (1.56%) SAN
1 5 (1.56%) Wireshark
2 4 (1.25%) FTP
3 3 (0.93%) Firewall
3 3 (0.93%) RTSP
4 2 (0.62%) Internet
4 2 (0.62%) 3G
4 2 (0.62%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.31%) Network Security
5 1 (0.31%) 4G
5 1 (0.31%) DVB
5 1 (0.31%) SS7
5 1 (0.31%) ISUP
5 1 (0.31%) INAP
5 1 (0.31%) DAB
5 1 (0.31%) Intranet
5 1 (0.31%) DNS
5 1 (0.31%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (8.10%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (4.36%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.49%) DataStage
4 8 (2.49%) Siebel EIM
5 7 (2.18%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (2.18%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 7 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.56%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.25%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.93%) QlikView
10 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.62%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.62%) Star Schema
10 2 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.62%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.62%) DB2
11 1 (0.31%) MS Access
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 88 (27.41%) JIRA
2 33 (10.28%) QuickTest Pro
3 26 (8.10%) LoadRunner
4 22 (6.85%) Subversion
5 11 (3.43%) Selenium
6 9 (2.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 8 (2.49%) ClearQuest
7 8 (2.49%) Rational DOORS
7 8 (2.49%) SoapUI
7 8 (2.49%) eggPlant
8 7 (2.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (2.18%) TestDirector
9 6 (1.87%) Bugzilla
9 6 (1.87%) Git (software)
9 6 (1.87%) NeoLoad
10 5 (1.56%) Rational Rhapsody
10 5 (1.56%) ClearCase
11 4 (1.25%) JUnit
11 4 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.25%) Metasploit
General
1 122 (38.01%) Finance
2 99 (30.84%) Banking
3 48 (14.95%) Investment Banking
4 18 (5.61%) Retail
5 10 (3.12%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.80%) Retail Banking
6 9 (2.80%) Front Office
7 8 (2.49%) Back Office
8 6 (1.87%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.25%) Games
9 4 (1.25%) Billing
10 3 (0.93%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.93%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.31%) Electronics
12 1 (0.31%) Legal
12 1 (0.31%) Local Government
12 1 (0.31%) Wholesale Banking
12 1 (0.31%) International Banking
12 1 (0.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 107 (33.33%) Analyst
2 89 (27.73%) Test Analyst
3 64 (19.94%) Test Manager
4 43 (13.40%) Tester
5 38 (11.84%) Developer
6 21 (6.54%) Test Leader
7 15 (4.67%) Test Engineer
8 14 (4.36%) Consultant
9 13 (4.05%) QA Analyst
10 11 (3.43%) QA Test Analyst
10 11 (3.43%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (3.12%) Business Analyst
11 10 (3.12%) Senior Test Analyst
12 9 (2.80%) Siebel Developer
12 9 (2.80%) QA Tester
12 9 (2.80%) Junior
13 8 (2.49%) Senior Developer
13 8 (2.49%) Manual Tester
13 8 (2.49%) SAP Manager
13 8 (2.49%) SAP Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (10.90%) .NET
2 34 (10.59%) XML
3 20 (6.23%) Web Services
4 10 (3.12%) HTML
5 9 (2.80%) JSON
6 8 (2.49%) SOAP
7 7 (2.18%) ASP.NET
8 6 (1.87%) FpML
9 5 (1.56%) XBRL
9 5 (1.56%) JSP
9 5 (1.56%) Middleware
10 4 (1.25%) REST
10 4 (1.25%) XML Messaging
11 3 (0.93%) CSS
11 3 (0.93%) AngularJS
11 3 (0.93%) jQuery
11 3 (0.93%) FIXML
12 2 (0.62%) WPF
13 1 (0.31%) SAP PI
13 1 (0.31%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.85%) Derivative
3 20 (6.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 18 (5.61%) Fixed Income
5 15 (4.67%) Computer Science
6 12 (3.74%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.74%) Data Structures
7 11 (3.43%) Equities
8 10 (3.12%) STB
9 9 (2.80%) MPEG
10 6 (1.87%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 5 (1.56%) Wiki
11 5 (1.56%) Reference Data
11 5 (1.56%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.56%) Credit Risk
11 5 (1.56%) Market Risk
11 5 (1.56%) Open Source
11 5 (1.56%) SWIFT
12 3 (0.93%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 44 (13.71%) UNIX
2 28 (8.72%) Windows
3 27 (8.41%) Linux
4 6 (1.87%) AIX
4 6 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.93%) Android
6 3 (0.93%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.93%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.62%) Solaris
7 2 (0.62%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (27.10%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (26.48%) User Acceptance Testing
3 79 (24.61%) Test Scripting
4 68 (21.18%) Test Strategy
5 51 (15.89%) Test Management
6 47 (14.64%) Software Testing
7 38 (11.84%) Regression Testing
8 36 (11.21%) Test Automation
9 35 (10.90%) Waterfall
10 32 (9.97%) ETL
11 29 (9.03%) Validation
12 27 (8.41%) Migration
13 25 (7.79%) Project Management
14 23 (7.17%) Integration Testing
14 23 (7.17%) Test Planning
15 20 (6.23%) Manual Testing
16 19 (5.92%) Performance Testing
16 19 (5.92%) ITIL
17 18 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
17 18 (5.61%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 130 (40.50%) SQL
2 40 (12.46%) Java
3 26 (8.10%) Python
4 24 (7.48%) C#
5 19 (5.92%) JavaScript
5 19 (5.92%) VBA
6 18 (5.61%) Shell Script
7 15 (4.67%) VB.NET
8 14 (4.36%) VBScript
9 13 (4.05%) VB
10 11 (3.43%) C++
11 9 (2.80%) Ruby
12 8 (2.49%) Perl
12 8 (2.49%) Bash Shell
13 7 (2.18%) C
14 6 (1.87%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.56%) PHP
16 2 (0.62%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.31%) Korn
17 1 (0.31%) SQR
Qualifications
1 52 (16.20%) ISEB
2 50 (15.58%) ISTQB
3 27 (8.41%) Security Cleared
4 24 (7.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 23 (7.17%) Degree
6 19 (5.92%) SC Cleared
7 11 (3.43%) ISEB Practitioner
8 9 (2.80%) Siebel Certification
9 7 (2.18%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (2.18%) DV Cleared
10 5 (1.56%) CEH
10 5 (1.56%) CISSP
10 5 (1.56%) OSCP
11 4 (1.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 2 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.62%) MCITP
13 1 (0.31%) CBAP
13 1 (0.31%) PhD
13 1 (0.31%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (20.25%) QA
2 7 (2.18%) COREP
2 7 (2.18%) FINREP
3 6 (1.87%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.93%) FATCA
4 3 (0.93%) EMIR
4 3 (0.93%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.31%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 4 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (0.62%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.31%) NFS
3 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (2.18%) Nessus
1 7 (2.18%) Nmap
2 6 (1.87%) CORE IMPACT
3 5 (1.56%) Control-M
4 4 (1.25%) WebInspect
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 126 (39.25%) HP
2 51 (15.89%) Oracle
3 42 (13.08%) Microsoft
4 30 (9.35%) SAP
5 13 (4.05%) Siebel
5 13 (4.05%) Murex
6 10 (3.12%) Trayport
7 8 (2.49%) PeopleSoft
8 7 (2.18%) Sybase
8 7 (2.18%) Citrix
9 6 (1.87%) Calypso
9 6 (1.87%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.56%) Trillium
10 5 (1.56%) Informatica
10 5 (1.56%) Remedy
10 5 (1.56%) DataFlux
11 4 (1.25%) VMware
11 4 (1.25%) IBM
11 4 (1.25%) Microgen
12 2 (0.62%) Netezza
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £300 - £600 per day + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 24 days ago