The table below looks at the statistics for TestDirector skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 63 70 69
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing TestDirector 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.30% 0.45% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.75% 4.49% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £293 £298 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.59% -37.36%
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
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
114 89 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 16.99% 9.98% 15.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 48 59
Median daily rate £338 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £518 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing TestDirector as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 May 2016, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for TestDirector.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) WinRunner
2 3 (75.00%) HP UFT
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) MCTS
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) PDA
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) AIX
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Veritas

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (75.00%) WinRunner
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) MCITP
1 3 (75.00%) MCSA
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) MCTS
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (50.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas