The table below looks at the statistics for TestDirector skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TestDirector over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 20 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing TestDirector 5 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 4.76% 7.07% 17.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.81% 33.33% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 10
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£325 £368 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.62% +2.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £368 £360
% change year-on-year
-13.94% +2.08%
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 Renfrewshire region.

Development Applications Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
21 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 20.00% 21.21% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 13
Average daily rate £373 £358 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.19% -0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £312 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £379 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +1.85%

TestDirector
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TestDirector across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TestDirector within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -3 5 £325 -11.62%
TestDirector
Scotland

TestDirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 14 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 13 (92.86%) Change Management
2 13 (92.86%) PDA
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Windows XP
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (92.86%) Test Scripting
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (92.86%) Windows 7
3 12 (85.71%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (85.71%) Test Automation
3 12 (85.71%) WinRunner
3 12 (85.71%) QuickTest Pro
3 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 12 (85.71%) ISTQB
4 11 (78.57%) MCTS
4 11 (78.57%) MCITP
4 11 (78.57%) SQL
4 11 (78.57%) VMware
4 11 (78.57%) VMware ESX
4 11 (78.57%) Clustering
4 11 (78.57%) Citrix
4 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (78.57%) AIX
4 11 (78.57%) MCSE
4 11 (78.57%) MCSA
4 11 (78.57%) Veritas
4 11 (78.57%) Netcool
4 11 (78.57%) McAfee
4 11 (78.57%) McAfee ePO

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) WinRunner
1 12 (85.71%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (7.14%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Test Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Test Architect
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) PDA
2 11 (78.57%) Clustering
3 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
1 13 (92.86%) Windows XP
1 13 (92.86%) Windows Server 2003
1 13 (92.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 13 (92.86%) Windows 7
2 11 (78.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 13 (92.86%) Change Management
2 13 (92.86%) Test Scripting
3 12 (85.71%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) ISTQB
2 11 (78.57%) MCTS
2 11 (78.57%) MCITP
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (78.57%) MCSE
2 11 (78.57%) MCSA
3 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
3 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) VMware ESX
1 11 (78.57%) Hyper-V
2 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (85.71%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (78.57%) Netcool
2 11 (78.57%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Citrix
2 11 (78.57%) Veritas
2 11 (78.57%) McAfee
3 1 (7.14%) Borland