Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 24 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 177 170
Contract jobs citing TestDirector 0 7 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.16% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.97% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 20
Scotland median daily rate - £268 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.65% -12.50%
UK median daily rate £350 £335 £365
% change year-on-year +4.48% -8.22% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - £32.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year - -20.99% -

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 Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 843 722 756
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.73% 16.74% 12.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 413 411
Scotland median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +5.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £270 £258 £260
90th Percentile £538 £475 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 20
Scotland median hourly rate £42.45 £43.00 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.29% +6.49% +6.26%
10th Percentile £31.03 £14.00 £29.25
90th Percentile £195.00 £48.54 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

TestDirector
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for TestDirector in Scotland

TestDirector
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TestDirector in Scotland

TestDirector
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TestDirector in Scotland