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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 28 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing TestDirector 4 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 2.55% 23.68% -
As % of the Development Applications category 25.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £353 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £353 £290
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +21.55%
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
16 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 10.19% 23.68% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 5
Average daily rate £375 £353 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £319 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £475 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.78 £37.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +3.47%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) WinRunner
1 4 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Netcool
1 4 (100.00%) McAfee
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) MCTS
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) PDA
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) HP Quality Center

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) WinRunner
1 4 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) PDA
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) MCTS
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Netcool
1 4 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas
1 4 (100.00%) McAfee
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP