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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 323 267 245
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -22
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 117 174 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.51% 0.75% 0.83%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.33% 8.67% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 113 123
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £625 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.58% +24.61%
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
2699 2008 2186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.77% 8.70% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1761 1375 1445
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £293 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 42 50
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £11.97 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £43.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -11.11%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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 26 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center within the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -5 7 £425 -2.85% 2
Croydon -13 4 £360 -20.00%
Osterley - 2 £155 -
Docklands, London +11 1 - -
Brentford +6 1 - -
Bromley -1 1 £450 +5.88%
HP Quality Center
England

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 London region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 110 (45.27%) HP
2 87 (35.80%) Test Scripting
3 86 (35.39%) JIRA
4 83 (34.16%) SQL
4 83 (34.16%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (31.28%) Finance
6 70 (28.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 65 (26.75%) Defect Management
8 60 (24.69%) Banking
9 48 (19.75%) Software Testing
10 46 (18.93%) Functional Testing
11 45 (18.52%) ISEB
12 42 (17.28%) Selenium
13 41 (16.87%) Test Management
13 41 (16.87%) Test Automation
13 41 (16.87%) Test Strategy
13 41 (16.87%) Unix
14 39 (16.05%) Test Planning
15 38 (15.64%) QA
16 36 (14.81%) Microsoft
17 35 (14.40%) Non-Functional Testing
18 33 (13.58%) MS Office
18 33 (13.58%) Regression Testing
19 32 (13.17%) MS Excel
20 30 (12.35%) ISTQB
21 29 (11.93%) HP UFT
22 28 (11.52%) Java
23 27 (11.11%) Oracle
23 27 (11.11%) LoadRunner
23 27 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 11 (4.53%) Confluence
2 4 (1.65%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (1.23%) CMS
4 2 (0.82%) Apache
4 2 (0.82%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (0.82%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.41%) IBM Transformation Extender
5 1 (0.41%) JBoss
5 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.41%) SAS
5 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 33 (13.58%) MS Office
2 32 (13.17%) MS Excel
3 13 (5.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (4.53%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.06%) MS Project
6 2 (0.82%) Mingle
6 2 (0.82%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.23%) Sonata
2 2 (0.82%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.41%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.41%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.41%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.41%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.47%) GitHub
2 2 (0.82%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.82%) CloudBees
2 2 (0.82%) IaaS
2 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.82%) OpenShift
2 2 (0.82%) PaaS
2 2 (0.82%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.94%) Firewall
2 10 (4.12%) DVB
3 9 (3.70%) FTP
4 8 (3.29%) HTTP
4 8 (3.29%) HTTPS
4 8 (3.29%) WinSCP
5 7 (2.88%) Kerberos
5 7 (2.88%) SSL
6 4 (1.65%) Internet
7 3 (1.23%) NAS
7 3 (1.23%) SAN
7 3 (1.23%) VPN
7 3 (1.23%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.82%) ATM
8 2 (0.82%) DNS
9 1 (0.41%) LDAP
9 1 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 8 (3.29%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.47%) MS Access
5 4 (1.65%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (1.23%) Big Data
6 3 (1.23%) MySQL
7 2 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.82%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.41%) DB2
8 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.41%) OLAP
8 1 (0.41%) OpenStack Swift
8 1 (0.41%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.41%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.41%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.41%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.41%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 86 (35.39%) JIRA
2 42 (17.28%) Selenium
3 29 (11.93%) HP UFT
4 27 (11.11%) LoadRunner
5 15 (6.17%) JMeter
5 15 (6.17%) WebDriver
6 12 (4.94%) Cucumber
6 12 (4.94%) SoapUI
7 11 (4.53%) TestDirector
8 10 (4.12%) JUnit
9 9 (3.70%) NUnit
10 8 (3.29%) Bugzilla
10 8 (3.29%) ClearCase
10 8 (3.29%) Selenium IDE
10 8 (3.29%) SpecFlow
10 8 (3.29%) XMLSpy
10 8 (3.29%) Zephyr
11 7 (2.88%) Sahi
11 7 (2.88%) WATIR
12 6 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 76 (31.28%) Finance
2 60 (24.69%) Banking
3 23 (9.47%) Investment Banking
4 19 (7.82%) Retail
5 12 (4.94%) Retail Banking
6 7 (2.88%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.47%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.65%) Front Office
8 4 (1.65%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.23%) Games
9 3 (1.23%) Legal
10 2 (0.82%) Back Office
10 2 (0.82%) Billing
11 1 (0.41%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.41%) German Language
11 1 (0.41%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.41%) Law
11 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 88 (36.21%) Analyst
2 68 (27.98%) Test Analyst
3 43 (17.70%) Test Manager
4 36 (14.81%) Tester
5 21 (8.64%) Test Engineer
6 14 (5.76%) Business Analyst
6 14 (5.76%) Defect Manager
7 13 (5.35%) Developer
8 12 (4.94%) Test Leader
9 11 (4.53%) Banking Analyst
9 11 (4.53%) SAP Manager
9 11 (4.53%) SAP Test Manager
10 10 (4.12%) Consultant
11 9 (3.70%) SQL Analyst
12 8 (3.29%) Manual Tester
12 8 (3.29%) Software Analyst
12 8 (3.29%) Software Test Analyst
12 8 (3.29%) UAT Analyst
13 7 (2.88%) UAT Test Analyst
14 6 (2.47%) Integration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.47%) SOAP
1 23 (9.47%) XML
2 20 (8.23%) .NET
3 18 (7.41%) Web Services
4 10 (4.12%) REST
5 9 (3.70%) HTML
6 8 (3.29%) WSDL
6 8 (3.29%) XSD
6 8 (3.29%) XSL
6 8 (3.29%) XSLT
7 7 (2.88%) Apache Axis
7 7 (2.88%) JSON
8 4 (1.65%) RESTful
9 3 (1.23%) J2EE
9 3 (1.23%) Middleware
10 2 (0.82%) CSS
10 2 (0.82%) Flash
10 2 (0.82%) JSP
11 1 (0.41%) JMS
11 1 (0.41%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.64%) STB
2 20 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.17%) Equities
4 12 (4.94%) Fixed Income
5 8 (3.29%) Derivative
6 7 (2.88%) DataPower
6 7 (2.88%) MPEG
7 6 (2.47%) Credit Risk
7 6 (2.47%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.47%) User Experience
8 5 (2.06%) Data Structures
8 5 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (2.06%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.65%) EPoS
9 4 (1.65%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.23%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.23%) Digital TV
10 3 (1.23%) IBM XIV
10 3 (1.23%) iPad
10 3 (1.23%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 41 (16.87%) Unix
2 24 (9.88%) Linux
3 23 (9.47%) Windows
4 5 (2.06%) Android
4 5 (2.06%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (35.80%) Test Scripting
2 83 (34.16%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (28.81%) User Acceptance Testing
4 65 (26.75%) Defect Management
5 48 (19.75%) Software Testing
6 46 (18.93%) Functional Testing
7 41 (16.87%) Test Automation
7 41 (16.87%) Test Management
7 41 (16.87%) Test Strategy
8 39 (16.05%) Test Planning
9 35 (14.40%) Non-Functional Testing
10 33 (13.58%) Regression Testing
11 23 (9.47%) Automated Testing
11 23 (9.47%) BDD
11 23 (9.47%) Defect Tracking
12 22 (9.05%) System Integration Testing
13 21 (8.64%) Integration Testing
13 21 (8.64%) Project Management
14 20 (8.23%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (7.82%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (34.16%) SQL
2 28 (11.52%) Java
3 19 (7.82%) Python
4 14 (5.76%) VBScript
5 10 (4.12%) C
6 9 (3.70%) Ruby
7 8 (3.29%) VB.NET
8 7 (2.88%) Shell Script
8 7 (2.88%) VB
9 4 (1.65%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.23%) ABAP
10 3 (1.23%) C#
10 3 (1.23%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.23%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.23%) VBA
11 2 (0.82%) C++
11 2 (0.82%) PHP
11 2 (0.82%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.41%) Perl
12 1 (0.41%) RPG
Qualifications
1 45 (18.52%) ISEB
2 30 (12.35%) ISTQB
3 27 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 20 (8.23%) Security Cleared
5 18 (7.41%) DV Cleared
6 8 (3.29%) Degree
7 6 (2.47%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.65%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.82%) PhD
10 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (15.64%) QA
2 5 (2.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.65%) GxP
4 3 (1.23%) Basel III
5 2 (0.82%) COREP
5 2 (0.82%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.82%) EMIR
5 2 (0.82%) FATCA
5 2 (0.82%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.82%) SEPA
5 2 (0.82%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.41%) HL7
6 1 (0.41%) MiFID
6 1 (0.41%) SLA
6 1 (0.41%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (1.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 110 (45.27%) HP
2 36 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 27 (11.11%) Oracle
4 17 (7.00%) SAP
5 12 (4.94%) IBM
6 7 (2.88%) Atlassian
7 5 (2.06%) Guidewire
7 5 (2.06%) Siebel
8 4 (1.65%) VMware
9 3 (1.23%) EMC
9 3 (1.23%) Informatica
9 3 (1.23%) NetApp
9 3 (1.23%) Sybase
9 3 (1.23%) Thunderhead
9 3 (1.23%) TSYS
9 3 (1.23%) Veritas
10 2 (0.82%) Murex
10 2 (0.82%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (0.82%) Remedy
10 2 (0.82%) Sony
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