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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 247 246 236
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 176 178 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.75% 0.76% 0.82%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.57% 9.23% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 117 143
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£425 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £341
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -5.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £38.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +16.92%
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
1839 1928 1611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.84% 8.21% 6.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1246 1239 1044
Average daily rate £430 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £265 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £345
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 25 45
Average hourly rate £21.93 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.39% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £11.50 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £27.50 £57.07
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.32 £18.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+13.72% -16.66%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 -37 26 £425 +6.25% 9
Brentford -1 5 £325 -17.46%
Docklands, London -2 3 - -
Croydon -14 2 £450 -
Bromley - 1 £425 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
HP Quality Center
England

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 138 (44.37%) HP
2 107 (34.41%) Finance
3 105 (33.76%) SQL
4 101 (32.48%) Banking
5 86 (27.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 85 (27.33%) JIRA
7 83 (26.69%) Test Scripting
8 81 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
9 71 (22.83%) QA
10 56 (18.01%) ISEB
11 55 (17.68%) ISTQB
12 52 (16.72%) MS Excel
13 49 (15.76%) Software Testing
14 48 (15.43%) Test Management
15 47 (15.11%) Test Strategy
15 47 (15.11%) Oracle
16 43 (13.83%) Java
17 41 (13.18%) UNIX
17 41 (13.18%) Microsoft
18 40 (12.86%) MS Office
18 40 (12.86%) Investment Banking
18 40 (12.86%) Regression Testing
19 37 (11.90%) Test Automation
20 36 (11.58%) System Integration Testing
21 35 (11.25%) Integration Testing
21 35 (11.25%) Migration
22 34 (10.93%) Scrum
22 34 (10.93%) Security Cleared
23 33 (10.61%) HP UFT
24 32 (10.29%) SAP

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (4.18%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.89%) CMS
3 6 (1.93%) JBoss
3 6 (1.93%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (0.64%) Jetty
5 2 (0.64%) nginx
5 2 (0.64%) Confluence
5 2 (0.64%) Node.js
5 2 (0.64%) Apache
5 2 (0.64%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.32%) FileNet
6 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 52 (16.72%) MS Excel
2 40 (12.86%) MS Office
3 20 (6.43%) MS Visio
4 14 (4.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.93%) Summit
2 5 (1.61%) Markit EDM
3 4 (1.29%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.96%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.96%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.96%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.64%) LatentZero
5 2 (0.64%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.32%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.32%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.32%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 1 (0.32%) Loan IQ
6 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.32%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.61%) SaaS
2 2 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.61%) Firewall
2 4 (1.29%) LDAP
3 3 (0.96%) HTTP
3 3 (0.96%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.64%) WAN
4 2 (0.64%) RTSP
4 2 (0.64%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.64%) VPN
4 2 (0.64%) LAN
4 2 (0.64%) DMZ
5 1 (0.32%) Internet
5 1 (0.32%) WLAN
5 1 (0.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.79%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (5.47%) SQL Server
3 14 (4.50%) MySQL
4 5 (1.61%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.29%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.29%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.29%) QlikView
6 3 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.64%) DataStage
7 2 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.64%) MS Access
7 2 (0.64%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.32%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.32%) DB2
8 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 85 (27.33%) JIRA
2 33 (10.61%) HP UFT
3 22 (7.07%) LoadRunner
3 22 (7.07%) Selenium
4 17 (5.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (4.18%) Cucumber
5 13 (4.18%) Bugzilla
6 11 (3.54%) Subversion
6 11 (3.54%) SoapUI
7 10 (3.22%) WebDriver
7 10 (3.22%) Git (software)
8 9 (2.89%) JUnit
9 7 (2.25%) Maven
9 7 (2.25%) TestDirector
9 7 (2.25%) JMeter
10 6 (1.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (1.61%) ClearCase
12 4 (1.29%) PowerBuilder
12 4 (1.29%) LSMW
12 4 (1.29%) VisualVM
General
1 107 (34.41%) Finance
2 101 (32.48%) Banking
3 40 (12.86%) Investment Banking
4 25 (8.04%) Telecoms
5 13 (4.18%) Retail
5 13 (4.18%) Legal
6 12 (3.86%) Front Office
7 11 (3.54%) Billing
8 9 (2.89%) Back Office
9 8 (2.57%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.93%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (1.29%) Advertising
11 4 (1.29%) Wholesale Banking
12 3 (0.96%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.96%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.64%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.64%) Games
14 1 (0.32%) Portuguese Language
14 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 120 (38.59%) Analyst
2 98 (31.51%) Test Analyst
3 70 (22.51%) Test Manager
4 42 (13.50%) Tester
5 22 (7.07%) Developer
6 19 (6.11%) Business Analyst
7 16 (5.14%) Test Leader
8 15 (4.82%) Senior Analyst
8 15 (4.82%) QA Analyst
9 13 (4.18%) Senior Test Analyst
10 11 (3.54%) Test Engineer
11 10 (3.22%) Consultant
11 10 (3.22%) SAP Test Manager
11 10 (3.22%) SAP Manager
12 9 (2.89%) QA Test Analyst
13 8 (2.57%) Manual Tester
13 8 (2.57%) Junior
14 7 (2.25%) Junior Tester
14 7 (2.25%) Defect Manager
15 6 (1.93%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (8.36%) XML
2 20 (6.43%) .NET
3 15 (4.82%) Web Services
4 11 (3.54%) SOAP
5 8 (2.57%) HTML
6 6 (1.93%) J2EE
7 5 (1.61%) XBRL
7 5 (1.61%) REST
8 4 (1.29%) FpML
8 4 (1.29%) JSTL
8 4 (1.29%) JSR 170
8 4 (1.29%) CSS
8 4 (1.29%) JSP
8 4 (1.29%) Servlets
9 3 (0.96%) Middleware
9 3 (0.96%) jQuery
9 3 (0.96%) JSON
9 3 (0.96%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.64%) Gherkin
10 2 (0.64%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.68%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.79%) Fixed Income
3 17 (5.47%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.86%) Equities
4 12 (3.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (3.54%) SWIFT
6 10 (3.22%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.89%) Derivative
8 8 (2.57%) Market Risk
8 8 (2.57%) Reference Data
8 8 (2.57%) MPEG
8 8 (2.57%) STB
9 6 (1.93%) Credit Risk
10 5 (1.61%) EFT
11 4 (1.29%) ASIC
11 4 (1.29%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.96%) Video on Demand
12 3 (0.96%) DTCC
12 3 (0.96%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 41 (13.18%) UNIX
2 15 (4.82%) Linux
3 14 (4.50%) Windows
4 4 (1.29%) Solaris
5 3 (0.96%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.64%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.64%) CentOS
6 2 (0.64%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.32%) Android
7 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.32%) AIX
7 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (27.65%) User Acceptance Testing
2 83 (26.69%) Test Scripting
3 81 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (15.76%) Software Testing
5 48 (15.43%) Test Management
6 47 (15.11%) Test Strategy
7 40 (12.86%) Regression Testing
8 37 (11.90%) Test Automation
9 36 (11.58%) System Integration Testing
10 35 (11.25%) Migration
10 35 (11.25%) Integration Testing
11 34 (10.93%) Scrum
12 32 (10.29%) Waterfall
13 30 (9.65%) Project Management
14 27 (8.68%) ETL
14 27 (8.68%) Performance Testing
14 27 (8.68%) Automated Testing
15 23 (7.40%) Validation
16 22 (7.07%) Use Case
16 22 (7.07%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 105 (33.76%) SQL
2 43 (13.83%) Java
3 15 (4.82%) Python
4 14 (4.50%) C#
4 14 (4.50%) PHP
5 11 (3.54%) JavaScript
6 10 (3.22%) C++
6 10 (3.22%) Shell Script
7 8 (2.57%) Ruby
7 8 (2.57%) VBScript
7 8 (2.57%) VB.NET
7 8 (2.57%) Perl
8 5 (1.61%) VBA
9 4 (1.29%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.96%) C
11 2 (0.64%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.64%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.64%) ABAP
11 2 (0.64%) VB
12 1 (0.32%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 56 (18.01%) ISEB
2 55 (17.68%) ISTQB
3 34 (10.93%) Security Cleared
4 27 (8.68%) Degree
5 22 (7.07%) SC Cleared
6 21 (6.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (1.93%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.61%) ISEB Practitioner
9 4 (1.29%) CISSP
10 3 (0.96%) CEH
10 3 (0.96%) OSCP
11 1 (0.32%) PhD
11 1 (0.32%) HP AIS
11 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (22.83%) QA
2 11 (3.54%) EMIR
3 7 (2.25%) COREP
3 7 (2.25%) FINREP
3 7 (2.25%) MiFID
4 5 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.64%) GxP
5 2 (0.64%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.64%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.32%) Basel III
6 1 (0.32%) SLA
6 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.64%) vCloud
1 2 (0.64%) Docker
2 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (1.29%) Nessus
2 2 (0.64%) Nmap
2 2 (0.64%) WebInspect
2 2 (0.64%) CORE IMPACT
2 2 (0.64%) Puppet
2 2 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.64%) HAProxy
2 2 (0.64%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.32%) Control-M
3 1 (0.32%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 138 (44.37%) HP
2 47 (15.11%) Oracle
3 41 (13.18%) Microsoft
4 32 (10.29%) SAP
5 9 (2.89%) Murex
6 8 (2.57%) PeopleSoft
6 8 (2.57%) Splunk
7 7 (2.25%) Remedy
8 6 (1.93%) Bloomberg
9 5 (1.61%) Capita
10 4 (1.29%) TIBCO
10 4 (1.29%) OpenText
10 4 (1.29%) IBM
10 4 (1.29%) Adobe
11 3 (0.96%) Sun
11 3 (0.96%) Sybase
11 3 (0.96%) VMware
11 3 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.96%) Pega
12 2 (0.64%) Atlassian
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Rate: £575 - £650 per day
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