Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 June 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 86 64
Rank change year-on-year -16 -22 +10
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 11 6 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.68% 0.52% 2.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.01% 4.48% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 21
Glasgow median daily rate £284 - £313
10th Percentile £236 - £213
90th Percentile £320 - £600
Scotland median daily rate £280 £325 £306
% change year-on-year -13.85% +6.12% -11.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow 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 Glasgow with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 157 134 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 9.75% 11.53% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 67 90
Glasgow median daily rate £350 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +17.65% +4.62%
10th Percentile £181 £239 £199
90th Percentile £494 £467 £426
Scotland median daily rate £368 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -8.13% +14.29% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -28.33% -25.00% +31.15%

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in Glasgow

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Quality Center in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Selenium
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
5 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
6 3 (27.27%) Mocha
6 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
6 3 (27.27%) System Testing
6 3 (27.27%) TestComplete
6 3 (27.27%) CMS
6 3 (27.27%) Content Management
6 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 3 (27.27%) SilkTest
6 3 (27.27%) SOAP
6 3 (27.27%) HP
6 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
6 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
6 3 (27.27%) User Experience
6 3 (27.27%) Chai
6 3 (27.27%) Exploratory Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Smoke Testing
7 2 (18.18%) SDLC
7 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (18.18%) HP UFT
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Web Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Test Management

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (27.27%) CMS
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Selenium
2 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
2 3 (27.27%) Mocha
2 3 (27.27%) SilkTest
2 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
2 3 (27.27%) TestComplete
3 2 (18.18%) HP UFT
3 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (9.09%) TestDirector
4 1 (9.09%) WinRunner
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Web Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Web Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Web Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Coordinator
3 2 (18.18%) QA Coordinator
3 2 (18.18%) Web Applications Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Chai
1 3 (27.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) AIX
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) Content Management
4 3 (27.27%) Exploratory Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) System Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Smoke Testing
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Test Management
5 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 2 (18.18%) Web Testing
6 1 (9.09%) API Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) MCTS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (9.09%) Netcool
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) McAfee
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Veritas
2 1 (9.09%) VMware