The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 107 78 79
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +1
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 31 60 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.21% 1.88% 2.00%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.94% 30.30% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 41 28
Median daily rate £310 £338 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.14% -1.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £263 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £400 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £355 £323
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +10.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year
- -42.76%
HP Quality Center
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Systems Management Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
312 198 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 12.20% 6.21% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 102 133
Median daily rate £330 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £140 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £376 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.33% +11.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 8
Median hourly rate £41.00 £18.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.62% -32.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £21.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+33.72% +11.68%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Scotland region.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Scotland region.

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Glasgow 0 9 £370 +5.71% 4
Edinburgh -28 9 £310 -5.34% 2
West Lothian +10 4 £305 -
Renfrewshire -19 4 £295 -16.90%
Stirling +3 1 £375 -
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HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 50 (52.08%) SQL
2 45 (46.88%) Test Scripting
3 42 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 39 (40.63%) HP UFT
5 38 (39.58%) ISTQB
6 37 (38.54%) HP
7 36 (37.50%) Software Testing
7 36 (37.50%) Test Automation
8 34 (35.42%) Security Cleared
9 28 (29.17%) TestDirector
10 27 (28.13%) Oracle
10 27 (28.13%) Finance
11 26 (27.08%) Change Management
11 26 (27.08%) Windows
11 26 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
12 25 (26.04%) WinRunner
12 25 (26.04%) Active Directory
12 25 (26.04%) Citrix
12 25 (26.04%) Windows XP
12 25 (26.04%) MCSE
12 25 (26.04%) MCSA
12 25 (26.04%) Veritas
12 25 (26.04%) Windows Server 2003
12 25 (26.04%) VMware
12 25 (26.04%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (26.04%) Windows 7
12 25 (26.04%) SC Cleared
12 25 (26.04%) MCTS
13 24 (25.00%) MCITP
14 23 (23.96%) Hyper-V

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (3.13%) IBM Transformation Extender
1 3 (3.13%) MQSeries
1 3 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
1 3 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (3.13%) Hi Portfolio
2 3 (3.13%) Teamcenter
3 2 (2.08%) BigMachines
3 2 (2.08%) Primavera
4 1 (1.04%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (1.04%) Markit EDM
4 1 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) FTP
1 3 (3.13%) HTTP
1 3 (3.13%) HTTPS
1 3 (3.13%) WinSCP
2 2 (2.08%) Internet
2 2 (2.08%) SAN
2 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (9.38%) Oracle Database
2 7 (7.29%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.04%) ObjectStore
5 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 39 (40.63%) HP UFT
2 28 (29.17%) TestDirector
3 25 (26.04%) WinRunner
4 10 (10.42%) LoadRunner
5 5 (5.21%) JIRA
5 5 (5.21%) Visual Studio
6 4 (4.17%) Selenium
6 4 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.13%) ClearCase
7 3 (3.13%) Subversion
7 3 (3.13%) XMLSpy
8 1 (1.04%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.04%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.04%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.04%) TestRail
8 1 (1.04%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (28.13%) Finance
2 16 (16.67%) Banking
3 7 (7.29%) Retail
4 4 (4.17%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.08%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.04%) Billing
7 1 (1.04%) Electronics
7 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (60.42%) Analyst
2 56 (58.33%) Test Analyst
3 15 (15.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 15 (15.63%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 13 (13.54%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 13 (13.54%) Tester
5 9 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (9.38%) Senior Test Analyst
6 8 (8.33%) Test Manager
7 7 (7.29%) Test Leader
8 6 (6.25%) Banking Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) Automation Tester
9 4 (4.17%) Coordinator
9 4 (4.17%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) Test Coordinator
10 3 (3.13%) Architect
10 3 (3.13%) Defect Manager
10 3 (3.13%) ETL Analyst
10 3 (3.13%) Infrastructure Tester
10 3 (3.13%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.58%) HTML
2 10 (10.42%) .NET
2 10 (10.42%) ASP.NET
2 10 (10.42%) XML
3 6 (6.25%) XSL
3 6 (6.25%) XSLT
4 4 (4.17%) SOAP
4 4 (4.17%) XML Messaging
5 3 (3.13%) EDI
5 3 (3.13%) Itk
5 3 (3.13%) Java EE
5 3 (3.13%) JMS
5 3 (3.13%) JSON
5 3 (3.13%) Middleware
5 3 (3.13%) REST
5 3 (3.13%) Swing
5 3 (3.13%) Web Services
5 3 (3.13%) WSDL
5 3 (3.13%) XSD
6 1 (1.04%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.96%) Clustering
2 21 (21.88%) PDA
3 14 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.13%) Credit Risk
4 3 (3.13%) DataPower
4 3 (3.13%) SWIFT
4 3 (3.13%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.08%) Windows
2 25 (26.04%) Windows 7
2 25 (26.04%) Windows Server 2003
2 25 (26.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 25 (26.04%) Windows XP
3 23 (23.96%) AIX
4 15 (15.63%) Unix
5 2 (2.08%) Linux
6 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (46.88%) Test Scripting
2 36 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 36 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 26 (27.08%) Change Management
4 23 (23.96%) Functional Testing
5 21 (21.88%) Smoke Testing
6 15 (15.63%) Defect Management
7 14 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (11.46%) CRM
9 11 (11.46%) Test Strategy
10 10 (10.42%) ETL
10 10 (10.42%) Security Testing
11 9 (9.38%) Non-Functional Testing
12 8 (8.33%) Migration
12 8 (8.33%) SOA
13 7 (7.29%) Information Assurance
13 7 (7.29%) Test Management
13 7 (7.29%) Validation
14 6 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (52.08%) SQL
2 10 (10.42%) Java
2 10 (10.42%) JavaScript
3 7 (7.29%) C
4 6 (6.25%) C#
4 6 (6.25%) VB
5 3 (3.13%) C++
5 3 (3.13%) VBA
6 2 (2.08%) VBScript
7 1 (1.04%) Perl
7 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.04%) Ruby
7 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (39.58%) ISTQB
2 34 (35.42%) Security Cleared
3 26 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (26.04%) MCSA
4 25 (26.04%) MCSE
4 25 (26.04%) MCTS
4 25 (26.04%) SC Cleared
5 24 (25.00%) MCITP
6 22 (22.92%) ISEB
7 12 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (9.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (1.04%) CCNA
9 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) HL7
1 3 (3.13%) SEPA
2 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 25 (26.04%) Active Directory
2 23 (23.96%) Hyper-V
2 23 (23.96%) VMware ESX
3 11 (11.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (23.96%) McAfee ePO
1 23 (23.96%) Netcool
Vendors
1 42 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 37 (38.54%) HP
3 27 (28.13%) Oracle
4 25 (26.04%) Citrix
4 25 (26.04%) Veritas
4 25 (26.04%) VMware
5 23 (23.96%) Intel Security
6 4 (4.17%) Ab Initio
7 3 (3.13%) IBM
7 3 (3.13%) Remedy
7 3 (3.13%) Siemens
7 3 (3.13%) Tableau
8 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.08%) SAP
8 2 (2.08%) Siebel
9 1 (1.04%) EMC
9 1 (1.04%) TSYS
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