The table below looks at the statistics for TestDirector skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TestDirector over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing TestDirector 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £278 £316 £370
% change year-on-year
-12.25% -14.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
TestDirector
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
351 310 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.13% 15.40% 15.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 201 162
Average daily rate £425 £363 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +12.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -2.01%

TestDirector
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TestDirector across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

TestDirector Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

TestDirector
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

TestDirector Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

TestDirector
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

TestDirector Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

TestDirector
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Process
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Feature Driven Development
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum-ban
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Feature Driven Development
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum-ban
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Process
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM