The table below looks at the statistics for TestDirector skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TestDirector over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
England / London
Rank 391 417 410
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -7
Contract jobs citing TestDirector 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.009% 0.009%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.15% 0.062% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Median daily rate £350 £388 £224
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +73.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £358 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £418 £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £305 £354
% change year-on-year
+31.14% -13.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3442 3220 3177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.79% 15.01% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2512 2352 2372
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

TestDirector
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing TestDirector as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

TestDirector Jobs Demand Trend in London

TestDirector
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

TestDirector Daily Rate Trend in London

TestDirector
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TestDirector across the London region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

TestDirector Daily Rate Histogram in London

TestDirector
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

TestDirector Hourly Rate Trend in London

TestDirector
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TestDirector within the London region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -3 1 £425 +9.67%
TestDirector
England

TestDirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for TestDirector.

1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) System Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Back Office
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) ISEB
3 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Test Management
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Selenium
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
4 2 (20.00%) Content Management
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (20.00%) TestNG
4 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (20.00%) Flash

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Mingle
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (20.00%) TestNG
2 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (10.00%) Appium
3 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Back Office
3 2 (20.00%) Front Office
4 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Manual Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Director
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Strategy Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Strategy Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) Flash
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (40.00%) System Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Test Management
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Content Management
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (10.00%) Murex