The table below looks at the statistics for TestDirector skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TestDirector over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 140 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TestDirector 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.091% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.65% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £297 £400 £336
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +18.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - -
TestDirector
England

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

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
462 224 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.08% 9.11% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 130 114
Median daily rate £425 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 17
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -17.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £17.80 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

TestDirector
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

TestDirector Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

TestDirector
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

TestDirector Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

TestDirector
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

TestDirector Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

TestDirector
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TestDirector within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Staffordshire - 3 - -
TestDirector
England

TestDirector
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for TestDirector.

1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Case Management
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Management
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) Simulink
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) IEC 61508
3 1 (33.33%) wxPython
3 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) wxPython
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Case Management
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Management
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) IEC 61508