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 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 110 71 95
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +24
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 38 69 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.31% 2.29% 1.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.90% 31.65% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 51 18
Median daily rate £315 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +3.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £290 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +11.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £74.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -59.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 £74.00
% change year-on-year
- -59.45%
HP Quality Center
UK

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
384 218 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.26% 7.23% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 123 123
Median daily rate £330 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £158 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £400 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 10
Median hourly rate £38.00 £18.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.66% -31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £14.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £32.50 £30.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+70.73% +7.89%

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 26 June 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 26 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
Glasgow +11 17 £390 +14.70% 1
Renfrewshire -31 9 £265 -22.05%
Edinburgh -42 7 £295 -10.60% 1
Stirling - 2 £375 -
West Lothian +11 1 £205 -37.87% 2
Aberdeen - 1 - -
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HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 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 Scotland region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 54 (54.55%) SQL
2 49 (49.49%) Test Scripting
3 43 (43.43%) Microsoft
4 42 (42.42%) HP UFT
5 41 (41.41%) Software Testing
6 38 (38.38%) ISTQB
6 38 (38.38%) Test Automation
7 32 (32.32%) HP
7 32 (32.32%) Windows
8 31 (31.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 31 (31.31%) WinRunner
8 31 (31.31%) Change Management
8 31 (31.31%) Windows 7
8 31 (31.31%) Security Cleared
9 30 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 30 (30.30%) MCTS
9 30 (30.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 30 (30.30%) Finance
9 30 (30.30%) VMware
9 30 (30.30%) TestDirector
9 30 (30.30%) Veritas
9 30 (30.30%) Active Directory
9 30 (30.30%) Citrix
9 30 (30.30%) Windows XP
9 30 (30.30%) MCSE
9 30 (30.30%) MCSA
10 29 (29.29%) MCITP
11 28 (28.28%) Hyper-V
11 28 (28.28%) McAfee ePO
11 28 (28.28%) AIX

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 8 (8.08%) MQSeries
1 8 (8.08%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 3 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Hi Portfolio
1 3 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.03%) Teamcenter
2 2 (2.02%) BigMachines
2 2 (2.02%) Primavera
3 1 (1.01%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (1.01%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.08%) FTP
1 8 (8.08%) HTTP
1 8 (8.08%) HTTPS
1 8 (8.08%) WinSCP
2 2 (2.02%) SAN
2 2 (2.02%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.01%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (7.07%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.05%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.04%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.01%) ObjectStore
6 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 42 (42.42%) HP UFT
2 31 (31.31%) WinRunner
3 30 (30.30%) TestDirector
4 9 (9.09%) LoadRunner
5 8 (8.08%) ClearCase
5 8 (8.08%) XMLSpy
6 6 (6.06%) JIRA
7 5 (5.05%) Selenium
7 5 (5.05%) Visual Studio
8 4 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (3.03%) Subversion
10 1 (1.01%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.01%) FitNesse
10 1 (1.01%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.01%) TestRail
10 1 (1.01%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (30.30%) Finance
2 18 (18.18%) Banking
3 8 (8.08%) Retail
4 5 (5.05%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.02%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.01%) Billing
6 1 (1.01%) Electronics
6 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.01%) Marketing
6 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (58.59%) Analyst
2 56 (56.57%) Test Analyst
3 18 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 18 (18.18%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 13 (13.13%) Tester
5 10 (10.10%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 10 (10.10%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (10.10%) Senior Test Analyst
6 9 (9.09%) Test Manager
7 7 (7.07%) Test Leader
8 6 (6.06%) Banking Analyst
9 4 (4.04%) Automation Tester
9 4 (4.04%) Coordinator
9 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Tester
9 4 (4.04%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
9 4 (4.04%) Test Coordinator
10 3 (3.03%) Architect
10 3 (3.03%) ETL Analyst
10 3 (3.03%) Programme Manager
10 3 (3.03%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.11%) HTML
1 11 (11.11%) XML
1 11 (11.11%) XSL
1 11 (11.11%) XSLT
2 9 (9.09%) SOAP
3 8 (8.08%) EDI
3 8 (8.08%) JMS
3 8 (8.08%) JSON
3 8 (8.08%) Middleware
3 8 (8.08%) REST
3 8 (8.08%) Web Services
3 8 (8.08%) WSDL
3 8 (8.08%) XSD
4 7 (7.07%) .NET
4 7 (7.07%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.03%) Itk
5 3 (3.03%) Java EE
5 3 (3.03%) Swing
6 1 (1.01%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (1.01%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 28 (28.28%) Clustering
2 26 (26.26%) PDA
3 16 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.08%) DataPower
4 8 (8.08%) SWIFT
5 3 (3.03%) Credit Risk
5 3 (3.03%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.32%) Windows
2 31 (31.31%) Windows 7
3 30 (30.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 30 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (30.30%) Windows XP
4 28 (28.28%) AIX
5 12 (12.12%) Unix
6 2 (2.02%) Linux
6 2 (2.02%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (49.49%) Test Scripting
2 41 (41.41%) Software Testing
3 38 (38.38%) Test Automation
4 31 (31.31%) Change Management
5 16 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (14.14%) Functional Testing
7 13 (13.13%) Defect Management
7 13 (13.13%) SOA
7 13 (13.13%) Test Strategy
7 13 (13.13%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (10.10%) Defect Tracking
8 10 (10.10%) Security Testing
9 9 (9.09%) ETL
9 9 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
10 8 (8.08%) EAI
10 8 (8.08%) Migration
11 7 (7.07%) Information Assurance
12 6 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (5.05%) CRM
13 5 (5.05%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (54.55%) SQL
2 15 (15.15%) Java
3 7 (7.07%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.06%) C#
5 5 (5.05%) VB
6 4 (4.04%) C
7 3 (3.03%) C++
7 3 (3.03%) VBScript
8 2 (2.02%) Perl
9 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.01%) Ruby
9 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (38.38%) ISTQB
2 31 (31.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (31.31%) Security Cleared
3 30 (30.30%) MCSA
3 30 (30.30%) MCSE
3 30 (30.30%) MCTS
4 29 (29.29%) MCITP
5 21 (21.21%) SC Cleared
6 17 (17.17%) ISEB
7 9 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (6.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (1.01%) CCNA
9 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.08%) HL7
1 8 (8.08%) SEPA
2 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 30 (30.30%) Active Directory
2 28 (28.28%) Hyper-V
2 28 (28.28%) VMware ESX
3 12 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (28.28%) McAfee ePO
1 28 (28.28%) Netcool
Vendors
1 43 (43.43%) Microsoft
2 32 (32.32%) HP
3 30 (30.30%) Citrix
3 30 (30.30%) Veritas
3 30 (30.30%) VMware
4 28 (28.28%) Intel Security
5 19 (19.19%) Oracle
6 8 (8.08%) IBM
6 8 (8.08%) Remedy
7 4 (4.04%) Ab Initio
8 3 (3.03%) Siemens
8 3 (3.03%) Tableau
9 2 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.02%) SAP
10 1 (1.01%) EMC
10 1 (1.01%) Siebel
10 1 (1.01%) TSYS
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