The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 4 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank - 35 38
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 0 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire - 2.15% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.73% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.25 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+4.69% +30.70%
Test Scripting
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
209 256 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 74.11% 78.77% 67.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 162 96
Median daily rate £380 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 9
Median hourly rate £43.00 £13.90 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+209.35% +2.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £11.80 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.20 £16.06 £16.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Test Scripting
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
1 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) AutoCAD
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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%) AutoCAD
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Logistics
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle