The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Renfrewshire region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 27 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing TestDirector 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 1.96% 8.33% -
As % of the Development Applications category 33.33% 40.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £383 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £375 £311
% change year-on-year
-10.33% +20.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
Development Applications Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
9 5 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 5.88% 20.83% 79.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 14
Average daily rate £375 £300 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £408 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) Citrix
1 9 (90.00%) McAfee
1 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
1 9 (90.00%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (70.00%) PDA
2 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (70.00%) Software Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Change Management
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) AIX
3 6 (60.00%) MCSE
3 6 (60.00%) MCSA
3 6 (60.00%) Netcool
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (60.00%) WinRunner
3 6 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (60.00%) Veritas
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) VMware ESX
3 6 (60.00%) Clustering
3 6 (60.00%) MCTS
3 6 (60.00%) MCITP

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) WinRunner
1 6 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) PDA
2 6 (60.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Change Management
1 7 (70.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (60.00%) MCSE
3 6 (60.00%) MCSA
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (60.00%) MCTS
3 6 (60.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware ESX
1 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (60.00%) Netcool
2 6 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Citrix
1 9 (90.00%) McAfee
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Veritas
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) HP