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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 112 68 92
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +24
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 7 66 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 2.29% 1.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.92% 22.30% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 38 20
Median daily rate £310 £336 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.80% +1.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £287 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £475 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
-2.96% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.75 £34.25
% change year-on-year
- +1.45%
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
240 296 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 12.15% 10.27% 7.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 144 112
Median daily rate £345 £310 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.29% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £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 2
Median hourly rate £20.25 - £25.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 - £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.65 - £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £23.63
% change year-on-year
- -25.92%

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
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 4 December 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
Edinburgh +8 4 £310 -7.46% 1
Glasgow -4 3 £390 -17.89%
HP Quality Center
UK

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 33 (75.00%) HP
2 32 (72.73%) SQL
3 31 (70.45%) Oracle
4 22 (50.00%) Functional Testing
5 20 (45.45%) Unix
6 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (31.82%) Oracle Database
8 13 (29.55%) Defect Management
8 13 (29.55%) HP UFT
8 13 (29.55%) CRM
9 12 (27.27%) XML
9 12 (27.27%) Validation
10 11 (25.00%) ISEB
11 10 (22.73%) Test Scripting
11 10 (22.73%) Waterfall
12 9 (20.45%) SDLC
12 9 (20.45%) API Testing
13 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
13 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
13 8 (18.18%) Test Management
13 8 (18.18%) XML Messaging
13 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
13 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
14 7 (15.91%) Regression Testing
14 7 (15.91%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (15.91%) ISTQB
14 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
15 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
15 6 (13.64%) System Testing
15 6 (13.64%) QA

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 4 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Markit EDM
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.27%) Endur
2 1 (2.27%) Findur
2 1 (2.27%) Minerva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Wireless
2 2 (4.55%) Internet
3 1 (2.27%) SAN
3 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) Oracle Database
2 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) HP UFT
2 5 (11.36%) TestDirector
3 4 (9.09%) JIRA
3 4 (9.09%) LoadRunner
4 3 (6.82%) Selenium
5 1 (2.27%) WinRunner
General
1 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Analyst
2 19 (43.18%) Test Analyst
3 11 (25.00%) Tester
4 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Defect Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Performance Tester
5 4 (9.09%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.82%) QA Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) QA Test Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Systems Test Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Functional Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Functional Test Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Test Leader
7 2 (4.55%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) XML
2 8 (18.18%) XML Messaging
3 5 (11.36%) .NET
3 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET
3 5 (11.36%) HTML
4 3 (6.82%) SOAP
4 3 (6.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Clustering
2 1 (2.27%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Unix
2 3 (6.82%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) AIX
3 1 (2.27%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (29.55%) CRM
3 13 (29.55%) Defect Management
4 12 (27.27%) Validation
5 10 (22.73%) Test Scripting
5 10 (22.73%) Waterfall
6 9 (20.45%) API Testing
6 9 (20.45%) SDLC
7 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 8 (18.18%) Test Management
8 7 (15.91%) Regression Testing
8 7 (15.91%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (13.64%) System Testing
10 4 (9.09%) Workflow
11 3 (6.82%) Asset Management
11 3 (6.82%) Business Transformation
11 3 (6.82%) Investment Management
11 3 (6.82%) Scrum
11 3 (6.82%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 32 (72.73%) SQL
2 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 6 (13.64%) C
4 4 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 4 (9.09%) VBA
5 3 (6.82%) Java
6 2 (4.55%) C#
6 2 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) ISEB
2 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 7 (15.91%) ISTQB
3 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
4 5 (11.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (2.27%) HND
6 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.27%) MCITP
6 1 (2.27%) MCSA
6 1 (2.27%) MCSE
6 1 (2.27%) MCTS
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (2.27%) Netcool
Vendors
1 33 (75.00%) HP
2 31 (70.45%) Oracle
3 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.09%) Siebel
5 2 (4.55%) Citrix
6 1 (2.27%) Charles River
6 1 (2.27%) Fidessa
6 1 (2.27%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.27%) Veritas
6 1 (2.27%) VMware
Bathgate, West Lothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £225 - £230 per day
Posted: 2 days ago