The table below looks at the statistics for TestDirector skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TestDirector over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank - 117 111
Contract jobs citing TestDirector 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.92% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £303
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £313 £358
% change year-on-year
+18.80% -12.58%
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 Hampshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
311 327 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.00% 16.57% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 178 182
Average daily rate £374 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.74% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 24
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £41.00 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.65 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.62% +0.40%

TestDirector
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

TestDirector Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

TestDirector
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

TestDirector Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

TestDirector
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

TestDirector Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

TestDirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) MCTS
3 2 (50.00%) MCITP
3 2 (50.00%) PDA
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (50.00%) AIX
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 (25.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) WinRunner
1 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) MCTS
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (25.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas