Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 155 147
Contract jobs citing TestDirector 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester - 0.028% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.19% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Manchester median daily rate - - £450
North West median daily rate £150 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Manchester median hourly rate - £34.00 -
North West median hourly rate - £34.00 -

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 Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 508 538 511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.30% 15.07% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 374 296
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% +11.54%
10th Percentile £290 £307 £269
90th Percentile £538 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 27
Manchester median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +29.03%
10th Percentile £35.00 £29.81 £25.00
90th Percentile £58.50 £40.00 £41.40
North West median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +10.29%

TestDirector
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for TestDirector in Manchester

TestDirector
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TestDirector in Manchester

TestDirector
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TestDirector in Manchester