The table below looks at the statistics for TestDirector skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TestDirector over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing TestDirector 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £313 £359
% change year-on-year
+0.95% -12.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Cheshire region.

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
164 44 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.45% 5.71% 11.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 25 33
Average daily rate £365 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £41.25 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 - £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

TestDirector
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TestDirector across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

TestDirector Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

TestDirector
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

TestDirector Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

TestDirector
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

TestDirector Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

TestDirector
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing TestDirector also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TestDirector.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing TestDirector also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TestDirector. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center