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 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 84 76 76
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 54 51 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.64% 1.85% 1.66%
As % of the Systems Management category 26.73% 23.18% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 23 29
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £292 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £396 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £32.50
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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
202 220 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 6.13% 7.97% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 129 77
Average daily rate £325 £325 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £150 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 1
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £160.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -89.06%
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 Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center within the Scotland 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
Edinburgh +6 30 £325 +4.00% 2
Glasgow -16 10 £350 -
Aberdeen - 3 £450 -
Fife - 3 £213 -
West Lothian - 3 £280 -
Dundee - 2 - - 1
Stirling - 2 £325 -
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HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 70 (54.69%) Finance
2 46 (35.94%) Banking
3 44 (34.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 41 (32.03%) ISEB
5 40 (31.25%) Test Scripting
6 28 (21.88%) SQL
7 25 (19.53%) MS Excel
7 25 (19.53%) HP
8 23 (17.97%) Microsoft
8 23 (17.97%) Retail
9 22 (17.19%) QA
10 21 (16.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (15.63%) Test Management
12 19 (14.84%) Migration
13 18 (14.06%) ISTQB
13 18 (14.06%) Non-Functional Testing
14 17 (13.28%) Data Warehouse
15 16 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (11.72%) Retail Banking
17 14 (10.94%) Software Testing
18 13 (10.16%) HP UFT
19 11 (8.59%) Test Planning
20 10 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
20 10 (7.81%) Data Migration
20 10 (7.81%) Test Automation
20 10 (7.81%) Oracle
21 9 (7.03%) ETL
21 9 (7.03%) Performance Testing
21 9 (7.03%) SDLC
22 8 (6.25%) TestDirector

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (3.91%) SAS
1 5 (3.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (2.34%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.34%) CMS
2 3 (2.34%) Drupal
2 3 (2.34%) Umbraco
Applications
1 25 (19.53%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.69%) MS Office
3 3 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.34%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.91%) ATM
2 2 (1.56%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.28%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (4.69%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.56%) Data Mart
3 2 (1.56%) QlikView
3 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.56%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (10.16%) HP UFT
2 8 (6.25%) TestDirector
3 7 (5.47%) JIRA
4 5 (3.91%) LoadRunner
5 4 (3.13%) Toad
6 3 (2.34%) WinRunner
6 3 (2.34%) Selenium
6 3 (2.34%) Bugzilla
7 2 (1.56%) StarTeam
7 2 (1.56%) FitNesse
7 2 (1.56%) WinDbg
7 2 (1.56%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.56%) ERwin
8 1 (0.78%) JMeter
8 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.78%) Subversion
General
1 70 (54.69%) Finance
2 46 (35.94%) Banking
3 23 (17.97%) Retail
4 15 (11.72%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.34%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Legal
6 1 (0.78%) Front Office
6 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (52.34%) Analyst
2 62 (48.44%) Test Analyst
3 19 (14.84%) Test Manager
4 16 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 15 (11.72%) Senior Test Analyst
6 14 (10.94%) Test Leader
7 12 (9.38%) Coordinator
8 11 (8.59%) Tester
9 10 (7.81%) Test Coordinator
10 6 (4.69%) Test Engineer
10 6 (4.69%) Defect Manager
11 4 (3.13%) Architect
12 3 (2.34%) Software Engineer
12 3 (2.34%) Developer
12 3 (2.34%) Systems Analyst
12 3 (2.34%) MI Analyst
12 3 (2.34%) Test Architect
12 3 (2.34%) CRM Analyst
12 3 (2.34%) Lead Test Analyst
13 2 (1.56%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.91%) Web Services
2 1 (0.78%) XML
2 1 (0.78%) XSL
2 1 (0.78%) XSLT
2 1 (0.78%) Swing
2 1 (0.78%) Itk
2 1 (0.78%) Apache Camel
2 1 (0.78%) HTML
2 1 (0.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.91%) W3C
3 4 (3.13%) Online Banking
4 3 (2.34%) Device Driver
4 3 (2.34%) Clustering
4 3 (2.34%) PDA
4 3 (2.34%) User Experience
4 3 (2.34%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.56%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.56%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.78%) Statistics
6 1 (0.78%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.78%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.25%) Windows
2 7 (5.47%) UNIX
3 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.34%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.34%) AIX
3 3 (2.34%) Windows XP
3 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.78%) Android
4 1 (0.78%) Linux
4 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (34.38%) User Acceptance Testing
2 40 (31.25%) Test Scripting
3 21 (16.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (15.63%) Test Management
5 19 (14.84%) Migration
6 18 (14.06%) Non-Functional Testing
7 16 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (10.94%) Software Testing
9 11 (8.59%) Test Planning
10 10 (7.81%) Test Automation
10 10 (7.81%) Data Migration
11 9 (7.03%) SDLC
11 9 (7.03%) Performance Testing
11 9 (7.03%) ETL
12 7 (5.47%) Scrum
12 7 (5.47%) Security Testing
12 7 (5.47%) System Testing
13 6 (4.69%) Information Assurance
13 6 (4.69%) System Integration Testing
13 6 (4.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (21.88%) SQL
2 8 (6.25%) C
3 7 (5.47%) VBA
4 4 (3.13%) C++
5 2 (1.56%) Java
5 2 (1.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.78%) VBScript
6 1 (0.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 41 (32.03%) ISEB
2 18 (14.06%) ISTQB
3 6 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (3.91%) Degree
5 3 (2.34%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.34%) MCSE
5 3 (2.34%) MCSA
5 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.34%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (2.34%) MCTS
5 3 (2.34%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (17.19%) QA
2 3 (2.34%) FATCA
3 1 (0.78%) FINREP
3 1 (0.78%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.78%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (2.34%) VMware ESX
1 3 (2.34%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) Netcool
1 2 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.78%) Control-M
Vendors
1 25 (19.53%) HP
2 23 (17.97%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.81%) Oracle
4 5 (3.91%) Adobe
5 3 (2.34%) Citrix
5 3 (2.34%) Informatica
5 3 (2.34%) Veritas
5 3 (2.34%) McAfee
5 3 (2.34%) VMware
6 2 (1.56%) Teradata
6 2 (1.56%) Netezza
6 2 (1.56%) Borland
6 2 (1.56%) Cognos
7 1 (0.78%) Siebel
7 1 (0.78%) Siemens
7 1 (0.78%) Perforce
7 1 (0.78%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.78%) Tableau
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