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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
UK / Scotland
Rank 100 74 89
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +15
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 4 58 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 2.24% 1.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.13% 21.72% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 42 20
Median daily rate £309 £325 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £225 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £475 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £338 £318
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.25 £30.25
% change year-on-year
- +52.89%

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
188 267 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.37% 10.33% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 150 97
Median daily rate £388 £313 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -8.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £190 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £29.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.38%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -8 3 £390 +11.42%
West Lothian -7 1 £228 -18.75%
HP Quality Center
UK

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 26 (76.47%) HP
2 22 (64.71%) SQL
3 19 (55.88%) Oracle
4 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (38.24%) Functional Testing
6 12 (35.29%) Unix
7 9 (26.47%) HP UFT
7 9 (26.47%) ISEB
7 9 (26.47%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (23.53%) Test Scripting
8 8 (23.53%) QA
8 8 (23.53%) Oracle Database
8 8 (23.53%) CRM
8 8 (23.53%) XML
9 7 (20.59%) Regression Testing
9 7 (20.59%) SDLC
9 7 (20.59%) Defect Management
10 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
10 6 (17.65%) JIRA
10 6 (17.65%) Waterfall
10 6 (17.65%) System Testing
10 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
11 5 (14.71%) Validation
11 5 (14.71%) Test Management
11 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
11 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
11 5 (14.71%) API Testing
12 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
12 4 (11.76%) ISTQB

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 1 (2.94%) Confluence
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.94%) Endur
2 1 (2.94%) Findur
2 1 (2.94%) Minerva
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Wireless
2 2 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle Database
2 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) HP UFT
2 6 (17.65%) JIRA
3 4 (11.76%) LoadRunner
4 3 (8.82%) Selenium
5 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.94%) TestDirector
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Analyst
2 11 (32.35%) Test Analyst
2 11 (32.35%) Tester
3 4 (11.76%) Performance Tester
3 4 (11.76%) Test Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.82%) QA Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) QA Test Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Systems Test Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Coordinator
5 2 (5.88%) Defect Manager
5 2 (5.88%) QA Coordinator
5 2 (5.88%) UAT Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) XML
2 4 (11.76%) XML Messaging
3 3 (8.82%) .NET
3 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.82%) HTML
3 3 (8.82%) SOAP
3 3 (8.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Unix
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) Functional Testing
3 9 (26.47%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (23.53%) CRM
4 8 (23.53%) Test Scripting
5 7 (20.59%) Defect Management
5 7 (20.59%) Regression Testing
5 7 (20.59%) SDLC
6 6 (17.65%) System Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Waterfall
7 5 (14.71%) API Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Test Management
7 5 (14.71%) Validation
8 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
9 3 (8.82%) Automation Testing
9 3 (8.82%) ITIL
9 3 (8.82%) Scrum
9 3 (8.82%) Test Planning
10 2 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
10 2 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.76%) C
3 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.82%) Java
5 2 (5.88%) C#
5 2 (5.88%) VB
6 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) ISEB
2 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
2 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (11.76%) ISTQB
4 3 (8.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.94%) HND
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) HP
2 19 (55.88%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) Siebel
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.94%) Charles River
5 1 (2.94%) Fidessa