The first table below looks at the demand for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Anglia region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East Anglia region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 10 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia 2.33% 11.76% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
- +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.29 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+16.53% +16.36%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Anglia
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17 14 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia 39.53% 82.35% 77.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 12
Average daily rate £350 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £440 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Test Scripting
East of England

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in East Anglia

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Test Scripting across the East Anglia region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in East Anglia

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in East Anglia

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in East Anglia

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in East Anglia

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

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in East Anglia

Test Scripting
Top 12 Related IT Skills in East Anglia

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Anglia 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in East Anglia by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Anglia 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft