The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank - - 18
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford - - 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+18.03% +6.08%
Test Scripting
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
22 46 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 66.67% 85.19% 85.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 32 47
Median daily rate £400 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £515 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Test Scripting across the Bedford region.

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Test Scripting
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (100.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (100.00%) SAP ERP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) ERP Manager
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Manager
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Test Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP