Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 109 88
Rank change year-on-year -10 -21 +5
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 15 18 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.52% 0.85% 1.50%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.70% 8.96% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 34
Edinburgh median daily rate £268 £308 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.01% -6.82% +4.76%
10th Percentile £250 £288 £276
90th Percentile £338 £363 £433
Scotland median daily rate £268 £310 £336
% change year-on-year -13.71% -7.81% -1.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £30.00

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 319 201 204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 10.96% 9.54% 6.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 68 96
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +10.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £285 £243 £212
90th Percentile £600 £475 £496
Scotland median daily rate £412 £330 £330
% change year-on-year +24.92% - -0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £19.50 -
Scotland median hourly rate £26.25 £35.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.06% +91.89% -11.90%

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 20 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 9 (60.00%) Banking
1 9 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (53.33%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) HP
3 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 3 (20.00%) Selenium
5 3 (20.00%) Credit Risk
5 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (20.00%) HP UFT
5 3 (20.00%) LoadRunner
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
6 2 (13.33%) JIRA
6 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
6 2 (13.33%) Traceability Matrix
6 2 (13.33%) Smoke Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
7 1 (6.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (6.67%) OCR
7 1 (6.67%) Case Management
7 1 (6.67%) Java
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
7 1 (6.67%) Confluence
7 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
7 1 (6.67%) QA

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (20.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 9 (60.00%) Banking
2 8 (53.33%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Billing
4 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Analyst
1 13 (86.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Credit Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) FX Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Product Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Risk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Tester
3 1 (6.67%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Java EE
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Scenario Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Smoke Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
5 2 (13.33%) Traceability Matrix
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Case Management
6 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
6 1 (6.67%) OCR
6 1 (6.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle