The first table below looks at the demand for TestDirector skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TestDirector over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Edinburgh region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 87 63 56
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -7
Contract jobs citing TestDirector 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.079% 0.20% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.64% 2.27% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £358 £311
% change year-on-year
-5.94% +15.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
157 88 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.42% 8.75% 9.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 37 45
Average daily rate £375 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £400 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £24.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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TestDirector
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

TestDirector Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

TestDirector
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

TestDirector Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

TestDirector
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

TestDirector Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

TestDirector
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Test Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP