The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 1.12% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £30.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+21.31% +10.90%
Test Scripting
Northern Ireland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
76 56 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 85.39% 70.00% 83.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 26 33
Median daily rate £350 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £150 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £525 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.87% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim 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 County Antrim

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Test Scripting across the County Antrim region.

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

Test Scripting
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast - 1 £325 - 1
Test Scripting
Northern Ireland

Test Scripting
Top 12 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Appium

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Appium
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA