The table below looks at the statistics for TestDirector skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TestDirector over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank - 36 44
Contract jobs citing TestDirector 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.38% 1.32%
As % of the Development Applications category - 2.33% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £278 £316 £368
% change year-on-year
-12.25% -13.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
TestDirector
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Development Applications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
94 43 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.57% 16.17% 17.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 28 39
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.27 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.36% -3.19%

TestDirector
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

TestDirector Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

TestDirector
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

TestDirector Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

TestDirector
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

TestDirector Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff