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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 237 248 220
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -28
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 191 178 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.81% 0.74% 0.94%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.79% 8.95% 13.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 102 175
Average daily rate
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£400 £384 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.23% -9.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £228 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £543 £561
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £32.50
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
1950 1989 1688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.23% 8.31% 6.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1329 1304 1140
Average daily rate £439 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 38 36
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.23 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.23% -17.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.50 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £27.50 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £20.06 £22.13
% change year-on-year
+5.04% -9.33%

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 September 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 September 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 -16 30 £438 -2.23% 11
Croydon - 4 £450 -
Brentford -2 3 £388 -11.42%
Docklands, London - 3 £650 - 1
Wimbledon - 3 £275 -
Canary Wharf -7 2 - -
Hammersmith - 2 - - 2
Bromley - 1 £425 -
Uxbridge - 1 - - 1
HP Quality Center
England

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 160 (46.51%) HP
2 123 (35.76%) Finance
3 120 (34.88%) SQL
4 106 (30.81%) Banking
5 104 (30.23%) JIRA
6 94 (27.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 87 (25.29%) Test Scripting
7 87 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
8 79 (22.97%) QA
9 67 (19.48%) ISEB
10 63 (18.31%) ISTQB
11 55 (15.99%) Software Testing
12 53 (15.41%) MS Excel
13 50 (14.53%) Test Management
14 49 (14.24%) Microsoft
15 48 (13.95%) Regression Testing
16 47 (13.66%) MS Office
17 45 (13.08%) Oracle
17 45 (13.08%) Java
18 42 (12.21%) Test Automation
18 42 (12.21%) System Integration Testing
19 40 (11.63%) UNIX
20 39 (11.34%) Investment Banking
21 38 (11.05%) Integration Testing
21 38 (11.05%) XML
22 37 (10.76%) Security Cleared
23 36 (10.47%) SAP
23 36 (10.47%) Scrum
24 35 (10.17%) Test Strategy
25 34 (9.88%) HP UFT

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 18 (5.23%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.62%) CMS
3 8 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.33%) JBoss
4 4 (1.16%) Apache
4 4 (1.16%) Jetty
4 4 (1.16%) nginx
4 4 (1.16%) Confluence
4 4 (1.16%) Node.js
4 4 (1.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.58%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (0.58%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.29%) SAS
6 1 (0.29%) FileNet
Applications
1 53 (15.41%) MS Excel
2 47 (13.66%) MS Office
3 19 (5.52%) MS Visio
4 15 (4.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.74%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.74%) Summit
2 5 (1.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (1.45%) Markit EDM
3 4 (1.16%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.87%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.87%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.87%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.58%) LatentZero
5 2 (0.58%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.29%) Loan IQ
6 1 (0.29%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 1 (0.29%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.74%) SaaS
2 4 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.03%) Firewall
2 5 (1.45%) Wireshark
2 5 (1.45%) LAN
2 5 (1.45%) WAN
3 4 (1.16%) LDAP
3 4 (1.16%) VPN
3 4 (1.16%) DMZ
3 4 (1.16%) WLAN
4 2 (0.58%) NFC
4 2 (0.58%) HSPA
4 2 (0.58%) LTE
4 2 (0.58%) VoLTE
4 2 (0.58%) GPRS
4 2 (0.58%) GSM
4 2 (0.58%) 3GPP
4 2 (0.58%) WCDMA
4 2 (0.58%) HTTP
5 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.29%) VoIP
5 1 (0.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.23%) MySQL
1 18 (5.23%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (1.16%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.16%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.87%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.87%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.29%) QlikView
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.29%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.29%) MS Access
6 1 (0.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 104 (30.23%) JIRA
2 34 (9.88%) HP UFT
3 30 (8.72%) Selenium
4 21 (6.10%) LoadRunner
5 19 (5.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (5.23%) SoapUI
7 17 (4.94%) Cucumber
8 13 (3.78%) WebDriver
8 13 (3.78%) Bugzilla
9 12 (3.49%) Git (software)
9 12 (3.49%) Subversion
10 10 (2.91%) Maven
10 10 (2.91%) JUnit
11 9 (2.62%) JMeter
12 8 (2.33%) ClearCase
13 6 (1.74%) TestDirector
13 6 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (1.74%) LSMW
14 5 (1.45%) TeamCity
14 5 (1.45%) Toad
General
1 123 (35.76%) Finance
2 106 (30.81%) Banking
3 39 (11.34%) Investment Banking
4 27 (7.85%) Telecoms
5 17 (4.94%) Retail
6 13 (3.78%) Legal
6 13 (3.78%) Front Office
7 12 (3.49%) Billing
8 8 (2.33%) Back Office
9 6 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.45%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.16%) Advertising
11 4 (1.16%) Financial Institution
11 4 (1.16%) Wholesale Banking
11 4 (1.16%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.58%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.58%) Games
12 2 (0.58%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.29%) Marketing
13 1 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 131 (38.08%) Analyst
2 110 (31.98%) Test Analyst
3 83 (24.13%) Test Manager
4 53 (15.41%) Tester
5 22 (6.40%) Developer
6 21 (6.10%) Test Leader
7 17 (4.94%) Business Analyst
8 14 (4.07%) Senior Analyst
9 13 (3.78%) QA Analyst
10 12 (3.49%) Senior Test Analyst
11 11 (3.20%) Test Engineer
12 10 (2.91%) Consultant
13 9 (2.62%) Manual Tester
13 9 (2.62%) Junior
13 9 (2.62%) SAP Manager
13 9 (2.62%) SAP Test Manager
14 8 (2.33%) Defect Manager
14 8 (2.33%) Senior Manager
14 8 (2.33%) Junior Tester
14 8 (2.33%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (11.05%) XML
2 19 (5.52%) .NET
2 19 (5.52%) Web Services
3 16 (4.65%) SOAP
4 10 (2.91%) FpML
5 9 (2.62%) HTML
6 6 (1.74%) J2EE
6 6 (1.74%) FIXML
7 5 (1.45%) jQuery
7 5 (1.45%) REST
7 5 (1.45%) XBRL
8 4 (1.16%) JSP
8 4 (1.16%) Servlets
8 4 (1.16%) LAMP
8 4 (1.16%) Java EE
8 4 (1.16%) JSTL
8 4 (1.16%) JSR 170
9 3 (0.87%) XML Messaging
9 3 (0.87%) CSS
9 3 (0.87%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 18 (5.23%) Fixed Income
4 15 (4.36%) Equities
5 13 (3.78%) Computer Science
6 12 (3.49%) Derivative
7 11 (3.20%) SWIFT
8 9 (2.62%) STB
8 9 (2.62%) MPEG
8 9 (2.62%) Management Information System
8 9 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (2.33%) Market Risk
10 7 (2.03%) Reference Data
10 7 (2.03%) Credit Risk
11 5 (1.45%) EFT
12 4 (1.16%) IVR
12 4 (1.16%) Tandem
12 4 (1.16%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.87%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.87%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 40 (11.63%) UNIX
2 15 (4.36%) Linux
3 13 (3.78%) Windows
4 5 (1.45%) Solaris
5 4 (1.16%) Ubuntu
5 4 (1.16%) CentOS
5 4 (1.16%) Mac OS
6 3 (0.87%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.29%) AIX
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.29%) Android
7 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (27.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 87 (25.29%) Test Scripting
2 87 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (15.99%) Software Testing
4 50 (14.53%) Test Management
5 48 (13.95%) Regression Testing
6 42 (12.21%) Test Automation
6 42 (12.21%) System Integration Testing
7 38 (11.05%) Integration Testing
8 36 (10.47%) Scrum
9 35 (10.17%) Test Strategy
10 33 (9.59%) Automated Testing
11 30 (8.72%) Waterfall
12 29 (8.43%) Migration
12 29 (8.43%) Project Management
13 26 (7.56%) Performance Testing
14 24 (6.98%) ETL
15 22 (6.40%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (6.40%) Manual Testing
15 22 (6.40%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 120 (34.88%) SQL
2 45 (13.08%) Java
3 18 (5.23%) C#
3 18 (5.23%) Python
4 16 (4.65%) PHP
5 13 (3.78%) C++
6 12 (3.49%) JavaScript
7 11 (3.20%) Perl
8 9 (2.62%) Shell Script
8 9 (2.62%) Ruby
8 9 (2.62%) VBScript
8 9 (2.62%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.45%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.45%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.87%) C
11 2 (0.58%) Groovy
11 2 (0.58%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.58%) ABAP
11 2 (0.58%) VBA
11 2 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 67 (19.48%) ISEB
2 63 (18.31%) ISTQB
3 37 (10.76%) Security Cleared
4 30 (8.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 24 (6.98%) Degree
6 21 (6.10%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.16%) CISSP
7 4 (1.16%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (0.87%) CEH
8 3 (0.87%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.87%) OSCP
8 3 (0.87%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.29%) PhD
9 1 (0.29%) HP AIS
9 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.29%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (22.97%) QA
2 10 (2.91%) EMIR
3 8 (2.33%) MiFID
4 6 (1.74%) COREP
4 6 (1.74%) FINREP
5 5 (1.45%) Data Quality
6 4 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.58%) GxP
7 2 (0.58%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.29%) FATCA
8 1 (0.29%) SLA
8 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.29%) CDISC
8 1 (0.29%) Basel III
8 1 (0.29%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (1.16%) vCloud
1 4 (1.16%) Docker
2 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.16%) Cisco IPCC
1 4 (1.16%) Nessus
1 4 (1.16%) Puppet
1 4 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.16%) HAProxy
2 2 (0.58%) Iperf
2 2 (0.58%) Nmap
2 2 (0.58%) WebInspect
2 2 (0.58%) CORE IMPACT
2 2 (0.58%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.29%) Control-M
Vendors
1 160 (46.51%) HP
2 49 (14.24%) Microsoft
3 45 (13.08%) Oracle
4 36 (10.47%) SAP
5 16 (4.65%) Murex
6 10 (2.91%) IBM
7 9 (2.62%) PeopleSoft
8 8 (2.33%) Splunk
9 6 (1.74%) Bloomberg
9 6 (1.74%) Remedy
10 5 (1.45%) Capita
10 5 (1.45%) Cognos
11 4 (1.16%) Adobe
11 4 (1.16%) Sun
11 4 (1.16%) Avaya
11 4 (1.16%) Genesys
11 4 (1.16%) Google
11 4 (1.16%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.16%) OpenText
11 4 (1.16%) VMware
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £301400 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 9 days ago
Hammersmith
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 12 days ago
Hammersmith
InfoURGE Technologies
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Docklands
iKonnect
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 16 days ago