The table below looks at the statistics for TestDirector skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TestDirector over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 55 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
-31 0
Contract jobs citing TestDirector 12 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 2.74% 3.06% 3.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.43% 15.00% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 4
Median daily rate £265 £340 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.05% -7.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £328 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £352 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £371 £346
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +7.22%
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 Renfrewshire region.

Development Applications Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
37 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 8.45% 20.41% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 14 16
Median daily rate £295 £396 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.55% +10.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £313 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £450 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.45% -1.67%

TestDirector
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

TestDirector Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

TestDirector
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

TestDirector Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

TestDirector
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TestDirector within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Erskine -30 12 £265 -22.05%
TestDirector
Scotland

TestDirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for TestDirector.

1 31 (100.00%) Windows
1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 31 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 31 (100.00%) VMware
1 31 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 30 (96.77%) Test Automation
2 30 (96.77%) Windows 7
2 30 (96.77%) HP Quality Center
2 30 (96.77%) Software Testing
2 30 (96.77%) MCTS
2 30 (96.77%) Change Management
2 30 (96.77%) Windows XP
2 30 (96.77%) MCSE
2 30 (96.77%) MCSA
2 30 (96.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (96.77%) WinRunner
2 30 (96.77%) HP UFT
2 30 (96.77%) Veritas
2 30 (96.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (93.55%) Citrix
3 29 (93.55%) Hyper-V
4 28 (90.32%) McAfee ePO
4 28 (90.32%) MCITP
4 28 (90.32%) VMware ESX
4 28 (90.32%) Clustering
4 28 (90.32%) Netcool
4 28 (90.32%) Intel Security
4 28 (90.32%) AIX
4 28 (90.32%) SQL
5 26 (83.87%) PDA

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.23%) Live Communications Server
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) WAN
Development Applications
1 30 (96.77%) HP UFT
1 30 (96.77%) WinRunner
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Analyst
1 20 (64.52%) Test Analyst
2 18 (58.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 18 (58.06%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Tester
3 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Tester
4 3 (9.68%) Test Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Test Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Exchange Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Lync Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) CSS
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (90.32%) Clustering
2 26 (83.87%) PDA
3 14 (45.16%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
1 31 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 30 (96.77%) Windows 7
2 30 (96.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 30 (96.77%) Windows XP
3 28 (90.32%) AIX
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (96.77%) Change Management
1 30 (96.77%) Software Testing
1 30 (96.77%) Test Automation
2 26 (83.87%) Test Scripting
3 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.23%) Migration
3 1 (3.23%) Records Management
3 1 (3.23%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (96.77%) MCSA
1 30 (96.77%) MCSE
1 30 (96.77%) MCTS
1 30 (96.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (90.32%) MCITP
3 26 (83.87%) ISTQB
4 21 (67.74%) Security Cleared
5 11 (35.48%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 31 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 29 (93.55%) Hyper-V
3 28 (90.32%) VMware ESX
4 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (96.77%) HP Quality Center
2 28 (90.32%) McAfee ePO
2 28 (90.32%) Netcool
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (96.77%) Veritas
3 29 (93.55%) Citrix
4 28 (90.32%) Intel Security