The table below looks at the statistics for TestDirector skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TestDirector over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 56 65 58
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing TestDirector 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.32% 0.26% 0.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.82% 2.06% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate £338 £350 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £358 £385
% change year-on-year
-5.74% -6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
TestDirector
Scotland

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

Development Applications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
71 97 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.51% 12.55% 16.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 56 62
Average daily rate £288 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £33.00 £24.00 £16.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +42.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

TestDirector
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

TestDirector Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

TestDirector
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

TestDirector Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

TestDirector
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

TestDirector Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

TestDirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MCSE
1 9 (100.00%) MCSA
1 9 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (100.00%) WinRunner
1 9 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (100.00%) Change Management
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 9 (100.00%) MCTS
1 9 (100.00%) MCITP
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 9 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (88.89%) ISTQB
3 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
3 7 (77.78%) PDA
3 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
4 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX
4 5 (55.56%) Clustering
4 5 (55.56%) Netcool
4 5 (55.56%) Intel Security
4 5 (55.56%) Veritas
4 5 (55.56%) Citrix
4 5 (55.56%) AIX

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (11.11%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 9 (100.00%) WinRunner
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Test Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Tester
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) PDA
2 5 (55.56%) Clustering
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 5 (55.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Change Management
1 9 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) MCITP
1 9 (100.00%) MCSA
1 9 (100.00%) MCSE
1 9 (100.00%) MCTS
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (88.89%) ISTQB
3 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
2 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (55.56%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (55.56%) Netcool
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
2 5 (55.56%) Intel Security
2 5 (55.56%) Veritas
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