The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 32 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.09% 1.69% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 2.00% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Median daily rate £425 - £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
Test Scripting
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
245 200 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 85.37% 84.39% 75.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 90 88
Median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £173 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 16 9
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £39.00 £14.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bracknell 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 Bracknell

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 5 (41.67%) Migration
1 5 (41.67%) Data Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) SAP
3 3 (25.00%) Internet
3 3 (25.00%) MPLS
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (25.00%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 3 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
4 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 2 (16.67%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 1 (8.33%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (25.00%) Internet
2 3 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Security Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Data Migration Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Migration Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) HR Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Financial Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP HR Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Data Migration
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
3 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
3 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Blue Coat
1 4 (33.33%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Concur
3 1 (8.33%) Fujitsu
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle