The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 25 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 1.27% 1.36% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 1.63% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £410 £340 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% -32.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +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
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
140 123 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 89.17% 83.67% 70.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 90 46
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +22.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Crawley 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 Crawley

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 24 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (40.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Android

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Tester
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Test Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft