Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for HP Quality Center skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HP Quality Center over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 125 102
Rank change year-on-year -5 -23 -14
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 10 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.35% 0.38% 0.85%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.69% 3.23% 9.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 12
Edinburgh median daily rate £413 £255 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.76% -17.07% -5.38%
10th Percentile £371 £250 £288
90th Percentile £419 £303 £363
Scotland median daily rate £350 £260 £308
% change year-on-year +34.62% -15.45% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

HP Quality Center is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 372 341 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 13.07% 11.65% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 192 64
Edinburgh median daily rate £475 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +9.68% +10.71%
10th Percentile £338 £276 £247
90th Percentile £700 £600 £475
Scotland median daily rate £425 £412 £330
% change year-on-year +3.09% +24.92% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate £10.00 - £19.50
10th Percentile £9.00 - £18.75
90th Percentile £11.00 - £20.25
Scotland median hourly rate £29.69 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +18.77% -16.67% +62.16%

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing HP Quality Center as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in Edinburgh

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Quality Center in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 8 (80.00%) HP UFT
1 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (60.00%) Test Management
2 6 (60.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) VBScript
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Markit EDM
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) JIRA
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Ranorex
4 2 (20.00%) Perl
5 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
5 1 (10.00%) HP ALM
5 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) Fund Accounting
5 1 (10.00%) Microservices
5 1 (10.00%) Protractor
5 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Ranorex
2 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (10.00%) Protractor
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Business Test Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Developer in Test
2 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Java Developer in Test
2 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Test Management
3 2 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Fund Accounting
4 1 (10.00%) Microservices
4 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) HP
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft