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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 68 87 87
Rank change year-on-year
+19 0
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 55 34 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.99% 1.38% 1.02%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.89% 16.35% 15.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 19 14
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£325 £325 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £272 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £366 £337
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £155.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-80.48% +244.44%
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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
184 208 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 6.65% 8.43% 6.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 88 65
Average daily rate £310 £375 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +3.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £255 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £343 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.02% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £31.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -68.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +1 19 £325 +8.33% 1
Glasgow +8 18 £300 -14.59% 2
Stirling -10 2 £400 +53.84%
Dundee - 2 £280 -
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HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 43 (47.25%) Finance
2 38 (41.76%) Test Scripting
3 34 (37.36%) SQL
4 32 (35.16%) HP
5 31 (34.07%) QuickTest Pro
6 28 (30.77%) Software Testing
7 27 (29.67%) ISTQB
8 25 (27.47%) Test Automation
9 24 (26.37%) Banking
10 23 (25.27%) Microsoft
11 21 (23.08%) Windows
11 21 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
12 19 (20.88%) Test Management
12 19 (20.88%) WinRunner
13 18 (19.78%) Microsoft Certification
13 18 (19.78%) ISEB
13 18 (19.78%) Windows Server 2003
13 18 (19.78%) MCSE
13 18 (19.78%) Windows XP
13 18 (19.78%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (18.68%) Security Cleared
14 17 (18.68%) Citrix
14 17 (18.68%) TestDirector
15 16 (17.58%) McAfee
15 16 (17.58%) Veritas
15 16 (17.58%) MCSA
15 16 (17.58%) AIX
15 16 (17.58%) PDA
15 16 (17.58%) MCTS
15 16 (17.58%) MCITP

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 2 (2.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (9.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.30%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (3.30%) Markit EDM
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.10%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (1.10%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) ATM
1 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.20%) HTTPS
1 2 (2.20%) SSL
1 2 (2.20%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.10%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.09%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.10%) SQLPlus
3 1 (1.10%) BODI
3 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (34.07%) QuickTest Pro
2 19 (20.88%) WinRunner
3 17 (18.68%) TestDirector
4 7 (7.69%) JIRA
4 7 (7.69%) Selenium
5 6 (6.59%) LoadRunner
6 4 (4.40%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.20%) Toad
7 2 (2.20%) Bugzilla
7 2 (2.20%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.10%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.10%) Rational Rose
General
1 43 (47.25%) Finance
2 24 (26.37%) Banking
3 10 (10.99%) Retail
4 9 (9.89%) Retail Banking
5 5 (5.49%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (53.85%) Analyst
2 45 (49.45%) Test Analyst
3 10 (10.99%) Test Engineer
4 9 (9.89%) Test Manager
4 9 (9.89%) Tester
5 8 (8.79%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (8.79%) Senior Test Analyst
6 6 (6.59%) Test Leader
7 4 (4.40%) Coordinator
8 3 (3.30%) Implementation Manager
9 2 (2.20%) Test Coordinator
9 2 (2.20%) Deployment Manager
9 2 (2.20%) Performance Analyst
9 2 (2.20%) Performance Test Analyst
9 2 (2.20%) Business Analyst
9 2 (2.20%) Automation Tester
9 2 (2.20%) Defect Manager
10 1 (1.10%) Agile Test Manager
10 1 (1.10%) Test Automation Manager
10 1 (1.10%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) HTML
1 2 (2.20%) .NET
1 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET
1 2 (2.20%) JSP
1 2 (2.20%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.10%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) Clustering
1 16 (17.58%) PDA
2 15 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.20%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.10%) Equities
4 1 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.10%) NHS
4 1 (1.10%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.08%) Windows
2 18 (19.78%) Windows XP
2 18 (19.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 18 (19.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (17.58%) Windows 7
3 16 (17.58%) AIX
4 7 (7.69%) UNIX
5 2 (2.20%) Linux
5 2 (2.20%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (41.76%) Test Scripting
2 28 (30.77%) Software Testing
3 25 (27.47%) Test Automation
4 21 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 19 (20.88%) Test Management
6 16 (17.58%) Test Strategy
6 16 (17.58%) Change Management
7 10 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (8.79%) Business Analysis
9 6 (6.59%) Migration
9 6 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.49%) Regression Testing
10 5 (5.49%) Project Management
10 5 (5.49%) Automated Testing
10 5 (5.49%) Integration Testing
10 5 (5.49%) System Testing
11 4 (4.40%) ETL
11 4 (4.40%) CRM
11 4 (4.40%) Scrum
11 4 (4.40%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 34 (37.36%) SQL
2 3 (3.30%) C
3 2 (2.20%) VBA
3 2 (2.20%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.10%) JCL
4 1 (1.10%) Java
4 1 (1.10%) VBScript
4 1 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (29.67%) ISTQB
2 18 (19.78%) MCSE
2 18 (19.78%) ISEB
2 18 (19.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (18.68%) Security Cleared
4 16 (17.58%) SC Cleared
4 16 (17.58%) MCTS
4 16 (17.58%) MCITP
4 16 (17.58%) MCSA
5 7 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (4.40%) Degree
7 3 (3.30%) DV Cleared
7 3 (3.30%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.20%) CCNP
8 2 (2.20%) CCNA
9 1 (1.10%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) QA
System Software
1 16 (17.58%) VMware ESX
1 16 (17.58%) Hyper-V
2 5 (5.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.20%) Nmap
4 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (17.58%) McAfee ePO
2 15 (16.48%) Netcool
3 2 (2.20%) Control-M
3 2 (2.20%) Nessus
Vendors
1 32 (35.16%) HP
2 23 (25.27%) Microsoft
3 17 (18.68%) Citrix
4 16 (17.58%) Veritas
4 16 (17.58%) McAfee
4 16 (17.58%) VMware
5 8 (8.79%) Oracle
6 4 (4.40%) SAP
6 4 (4.40%) Informatica
7 2 (2.20%) Siebel
7 2 (2.20%) IBM
7 2 (2.20%) Teradata
7 2 (2.20%) Netezza
8 1 (1.10%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.10%) Remedy
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