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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 2.40% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £319 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £48.08
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -32.39%
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
139 105 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 83.23% 82.03% 80.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 63 54
Average daily rate £400 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 3
Average hourly rate £36.25 £42.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.69% +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Test Scripting across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting.

1 5 (45.45%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) ISEB
2 4 (36.36%) QA
2 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Test Management
2 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
2 4 (36.36%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
3 3 (27.27%) Android
3 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) SCCM
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (9.09%) User Experience
5 1 (9.09%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) ClearCase
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Applications Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Test Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Android Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Tester
2 2 (18.18%) UI Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Tester
3 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) UAT Lead
3 1 (9.09%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) CCTV
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Android
2 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Test Management
1 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
1 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
2 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) ISEB Practitioner
2 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) HP
1 1 (9.09%) IBM
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) SAP