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 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 98 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing TestDirector 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.12% 0.063% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.93% 0.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £413 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
216 200 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.59% 12.61% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 119 84
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £14.87 £21.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.86% +95.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -2.77%

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 12 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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.

General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Testing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA