Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stirling 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 23 July 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 > Stirling
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 21 31
Rank change year-on-year +11 +10 -7
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 4.17% 2.59% 2.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 66.67% 30.00% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Stirling median daily rate £350 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +24.03%
Scotland median daily rate £316 £308 £340
% change year-on-year +2.85% -9.56% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stirling median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £30.00

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

Systems Management Skills
Stirling
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 3 10 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stirling 6.25% 8.62% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 5
Stirling median daily rate £395 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% -5.88% +25.93%
10th Percentile £319 £325 £378
90th Percentile £511 £469 £478
Scotland median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Stirling median hourly rate - - £9.62
Scotland median hourly rate £30.93 £40.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year -22.69% +113.33% -22.68%

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

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

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in Stirling

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Quality Center in Stirling

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing