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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 299 275 246
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -29
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 129 158 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.60% 0.68% 0.77%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.36% 8.47% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 86 125
Median daily rate £395 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.05% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £150 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.78% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 £74.00
% change year-on-year
- -59.45%
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
2408 1865 1847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.14% 7.98% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1724 1270 1212
Median daily rate £495 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £280 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 28 21
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.35 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.96% +17.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £14.50 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.00 £32.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +10.52%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +47 22 £425 -5.55% 3
Croydon -9 8 £418 -5.86%
Osterley - 7 £120 -
Brentford +1 3 - -
Bromley -6 3 £450 +5.88%
Canary Wharf +11 1 - -
Hayes - 1 £440 -
HP Quality Center
England

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 141 (46.08%) HP
2 119 (38.89%) Finance
3 103 (33.66%) Test Scripting
4 98 (32.03%) SQL
5 90 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 75 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
7 72 (23.53%) Banking
7 72 (23.53%) JIRA
7 72 (23.53%) Defect Management
8 66 (21.57%) ISEB
9 61 (19.93%) Functional Testing
10 59 (19.28%) Microsoft
11 56 (18.30%) Test Management
12 53 (17.32%) Test Strategy
12 53 (17.32%) Oracle
13 50 (16.34%) MS Office
13 50 (16.34%) ISTQB
14 48 (15.69%) Non-Functional Testing
14 48 (15.69%) System Integration Testing
15 44 (14.38%) Software Testing
16 43 (14.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 38 (12.42%) IBM
17 38 (12.42%) Integration Testing
18 37 (12.09%) Data Warehouse
19 35 (11.44%) MS Excel
20 34 (11.11%) SQL Server
20 34 (11.11%) Test Planning
21 32 (10.46%) Regression Testing
22 31 (10.13%) Test Automation
23 30 (9.80%) Security Cleared

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 24 (7.84%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.29%) Confluence
3 6 (1.96%) MQSeries
3 6 (1.96%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 5 (1.63%) SAS
5 3 (0.98%) Apache
6 2 (0.65%) CMS
7 1 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.33%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.33%) JBoss
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 50 (16.34%) MS Office
2 35 (11.44%) MS Excel
3 16 (5.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (3.92%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.96%) MS Project
6 2 (0.65%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 21 (6.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.65%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.33%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.33%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (0.33%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.33%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.33%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.33%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.31%) GitHub
1 4 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.33%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.27%) DVB
1 10 (3.27%) Firewall
2 8 (2.61%) NAS
2 8 (2.61%) SAN
2 8 (2.61%) VPN
3 6 (1.96%) FTP
3 6 (1.96%) HTTP
3 6 (1.96%) HTTPS
3 6 (1.96%) WinSCP
4 4 (1.31%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.65%) DNS
5 2 (0.65%) Intranet
5 2 (0.65%) Value-Added Service
6 1 (0.33%) ATM
6 1 (0.33%) Internet
6 1 (0.33%) LDAP
6 1 (0.33%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.33%) SSH
6 1 (0.33%) Telnet
6 1 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (12.09%) Data Warehouse
2 34 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 9 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.61%) MySQL
5 6 (1.96%) SAP Data Services
6 5 (1.63%) MS Access
7 4 (1.31%) Big Data
7 4 (1.31%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.98%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.65%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (0.65%) Cognos Report Studio
9 2 (0.65%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.65%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.33%) HBase
10 1 (0.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 72 (23.53%) JIRA
2 29 (9.48%) LoadRunner
3 26 (8.50%) HP UFT
3 26 (8.50%) Selenium
4 22 (7.19%) Toad
5 11 (3.59%) TestDirector
6 10 (3.27%) JMeter
6 10 (3.27%) SoapUI
6 10 (3.27%) WebDriver
7 9 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (2.61%) Cucumber
8 8 (2.61%) Selenium IDE
9 7 (2.29%) Bugzilla
10 6 (1.96%) ClearCase
10 6 (1.96%) Jenkins
10 6 (1.96%) JUnit
10 6 (1.96%) LSMW
10 6 (1.96%) NUnit
10 6 (1.96%) XMLSpy
10 6 (1.96%) Zephyr
General
1 119 (38.89%) Finance
2 72 (23.53%) Banking
3 26 (8.50%) Investment Banking
4 20 (6.54%) Retail
5 12 (3.92%) Retail Banking
6 8 (2.61%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (2.29%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.63%) Front Office
9 4 (1.31%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (1.31%) Games
9 4 (1.31%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.98%) Advertising
10 3 (0.98%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.98%) Legal
11 2 (0.65%) Back Office
11 2 (0.65%) Billing
11 2 (0.65%) Law
11 2 (0.65%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.33%) German Language
12 1 (0.33%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 110 (35.95%) Analyst
2 99 (32.35%) Test Analyst
3 58 (18.95%) Test Manager
4 42 (13.73%) Tester
5 22 (7.19%) Test Engineer
6 19 (6.21%) Test Leader
7 16 (5.23%) Banking Analyst
8 14 (4.58%) Consultant
8 14 (4.58%) Software Analyst
8 14 (4.58%) Software Test Analyst
9 11 (3.59%) Business Analyst
9 11 (3.59%) UAT Analyst
10 10 (3.27%) SAP Manager
10 10 (3.27%) SAP Test Manager
11 9 (2.94%) Defect Manager
11 9 (2.94%) Developer
11 9 (2.94%) UAT Test Analyst
12 8 (2.61%) Coordinator
12 8 (2.61%) Manual Tester
13 7 (2.29%) Programme Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.52%) XML
2 18 (5.88%) SOAP
3 15 (4.90%) Web Services
4 12 (3.92%) .NET
5 9 (2.94%) JSON
5 9 (2.94%) REST
6 8 (2.61%) Middleware
7 6 (1.96%) EDI
7 6 (1.96%) HTML
7 6 (1.96%) JMS
7 6 (1.96%) WSDL
7 6 (1.96%) XSD
7 6 (1.96%) XSL
7 6 (1.96%) XSLT
8 3 (0.98%) CSS
8 3 (0.98%) RESTful
9 2 (0.65%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.65%) HTML5
9 2 (0.65%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.21%) STB
3 11 (3.59%) Derivative
3 11 (3.59%) Fixed Income
4 9 (2.94%) Credit Risk
4 9 (2.94%) Equities
4 9 (2.94%) User Experience
5 8 (2.61%) IBM XIV
5 8 (2.61%) SWIFT
6 6 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.96%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.96%) MPEG
7 5 (1.63%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (1.63%) Video on Demand
7 5 (1.63%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.31%) iPad
8 4 (1.31%) IPTV
8 4 (1.31%) OTC Derivatives
9 3 (0.98%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 30 (9.80%) Unix
2 24 (7.84%) Windows
3 20 (6.54%) Linux
4 3 (0.98%) Android
4 3 (0.98%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.33%) CentOS
6 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.33%) Solaris
6 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (33.66%) Test Scripting
2 90 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
3 75 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (23.53%) Defect Management
5 61 (19.93%) Functional Testing
6 56 (18.30%) Test Management
7 53 (17.32%) Test Strategy
8 48 (15.69%) Non-Functional Testing
8 48 (15.69%) System Integration Testing
9 44 (14.38%) Software Testing
10 38 (12.42%) Integration Testing
11 34 (11.11%) Test Planning
12 32 (10.46%) Regression Testing
13 31 (10.13%) Test Automation
14 30 (9.80%) Project Management
15 27 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (8.17%) Stakeholder Management
17 24 (7.84%) Waterfall
18 23 (7.52%) Automated Testing
19 22 (7.19%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (32.03%) SQL
2 27 (8.82%) Java
3 20 (6.54%) Python
4 15 (4.90%) VBScript
5 8 (2.61%) VB
6 7 (2.29%) Shell Script
6 7 (2.29%) VB.NET
7 5 (1.63%) ABAP
7 5 (1.63%) C
7 5 (1.63%) C#
8 4 (1.31%) Ruby
9 3 (0.98%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.98%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.98%) VBA
10 2 (0.65%) PHP
10 2 (0.65%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.33%) C++
11 1 (0.33%) Perl
11 1 (0.33%) Scala
11 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (21.57%) ISEB
2 50 (16.34%) ISTQB
3 43 (14.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 30 (9.80%) Security Cleared
5 20 (6.54%) DV Cleared
6 7 (2.29%) Degree
7 6 (1.96%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (0.98%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (9.80%) QA
2 7 (2.29%) SEPA
3 6 (1.96%) HL7
4 5 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.31%) FATCA
5 4 (1.31%) GxP
6 2 (0.65%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.65%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.65%) EMIR
6 2 (0.65%) SLA
6 2 (0.65%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.33%) Basel III
7 1 (0.33%) COREP
7 1 (0.33%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.33%) FINREP
7 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.33%) MiFID
System Software
1 8 (2.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.33%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.33%) Docker
2 1 (0.33%) HDFS
2 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) Perfmon
1 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 141 (46.08%) HP
2 59 (19.28%) Microsoft
3 53 (17.32%) Oracle
4 38 (12.42%) IBM
5 22 (7.19%) Cognos
6 17 (5.56%) SAP
7 10 (3.27%) VMware
8 8 (2.61%) EMC
8 8 (2.61%) NetApp
8 8 (2.61%) Veritas
9 7 (2.29%) Atlassian
9 7 (2.29%) Guidewire
9 7 (2.29%) Remedy
10 6 (1.96%) Siebel
11 4 (1.31%) Sun
12 3 (0.98%) ATG
12 3 (0.98%) Murex
13 2 (0.65%) Informatica
13 2 (0.65%) PeopleSoft
13 2 (0.65%) TSYS
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