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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 33 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 0.45% 2.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 2.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £283 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.50 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +21.80%
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
197 119 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 89.14% 84.40% 84.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 83 65
Median daily rate £425 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £43.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Android
2 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) ClearCase
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Android Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Android Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) UI Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Tester
3 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Android
1 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) V-Model
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft