Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for TestDirector skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TestDirector over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

HP TestDirector for Quality Center
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 80
Contract jobs citing TestDirector 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - - 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Essex median daily rate - - £400
East of England median daily rate £350 £348 £400
% change year-on-year +0.72% -13.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Essex median hourly rate - - £40.50
East of England median hourly rate - - £40.50

TestDirector is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 305 79 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 38.80% 9.01% 16.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 55 109
Essex median daily rate £513 £470 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.04% +17.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £314 £260 £259
90th Percentile £600 £540 £600
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 30
Essex median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.60% -3.01%
10th Percentile £35.50 £30.78 £31.49
90th Percentile £63.75 £43.38 £45.00
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.56 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.78% +1.41% +6.67%

TestDirector
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing TestDirector as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for TestDirector in Essex

TestDirector
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing TestDirector in Essex.

Contractor daily rate trend for TestDirector in Essex

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TestDirector in Essex