Period
to 20 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 101 73
Rank change year-on-year -6 -28 +13
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 11 3 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.63% 0.21% 1.91%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.15% 1.64% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 15
Glasgow median daily rate £320 - £400
10th Percentile £236 - £313
90th Percentile £340 - £600
Scotland median daily rate £289 £294 £310
% change year-on-year -1.70% -5.24% -8.82%
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 179 183 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.23% 12.98% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 82 97
Glasgow median daily rate £369 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.81% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £201 £263 £234
90th Percentile £538 £550 £460
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £344
% change year-on-year - +16.28% +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.50% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £21.25 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -29.17% -25.00% +113.33%

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

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP Quality Center in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP Quality Center in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 September 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
3 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
4 5 (45.45%) JIRA
4 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
5 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (27.27%) User Experience
5 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
5 3 (27.27%) System Testing
5 3 (27.27%) TestComplete
5 3 (27.27%) Confluence
5 3 (27.27%) Mocha
5 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
5 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
5 3 (27.27%) Chai
5 3 (27.27%) QA
5 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Content Management
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) SilkTest
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (27.27%) CMS
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (27.27%) SOAP
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) HP

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
1 3 (27.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Selenium
2 5 (45.45%) JIRA
3 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
3 3 (27.27%) Mocha
3 3 (27.27%) SilkTest
3 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
3 3 (27.27%) TestComplete
4 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Senior 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
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Chai
1 3 (27.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) Content Management
4 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) System Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Smoke Testing
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Web Testing
6 1 (9.09%) API Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
2 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) HP