The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Scotland / Stirling
Rank 8 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 4.17% 5.88% 2.02%
As % of the Systems Management category 50.00% 50.00% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £305 £435 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.88% +8.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +38.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Systems Management Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
2 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 8.33% 11.76% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 5
Median daily rate £415 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £311 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £471 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.78% +24.44%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stirling 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 Stirling

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Stirling region.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

HP Quality Center
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Stirling region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy