The table below looks at the statistics for TestDirector skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TestDirector over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
South East / Berkshire
Rank 101 122 128
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +6
Contract jobs citing TestDirector 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.039% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.30% 0.45% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £538 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.67% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £303 £354
% change year-on-year
+32.12% -14.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
231 223 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.63% 8.76% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 135 153
Median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 4
Median hourly rate £46.00 £46.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.07% +30.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.40 £45.00 £20.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £175.00 £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.20
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.02%

TestDirector
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing TestDirector as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

TestDirector Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

TestDirector
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TestDirector across the Berkshire region.

TestDirector Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

TestDirector
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TestDirector across the Berkshire region.

TestDirector Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

TestDirector
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TestDirector within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +23 3 £400 -25.67%
TestDirector
South East

TestDirector
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TestDirector 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for TestDirector.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Jaspersoft
1 3 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) System Integration Testing

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Development Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Jaspersoft