The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
England / East Midlands
Rank 45 73 79
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +6
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 50 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.42% 1.38% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.31% 1.75% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 15 11
Median daily rate £364 £388 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.12% +23.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £244 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £450 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £343
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.88 £43.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-18.89% +27.40%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1160 1258 1151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 79.40% 78.87% 75.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 763 647
Median daily rate £375 £380 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £263 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 35 44
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £10.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £43.75 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Test Scripting Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Test Scripting
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +13 26 £404 +0.93% 2
Leicestershire +6 6 £275 +10.00% 2
Nottinghamshire +6 6 £300 -28.35% 8
Derbyshire -9 3 £371 - 1
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 23 (26.74%) Unix
2 22 (25.58%) Oracle
2 22 (25.58%) Performance Testing
3 19 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (20.93%) Test Strategy
5 17 (19.77%) Banking
6 16 (18.60%) Manual Testing
7 15 (17.44%) Performance Monitoring
7 15 (17.44%) Finance
7 15 (17.44%) Java
8 13 (15.12%) Functional Testing
9 12 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (13.95%) IBM
9 12 (13.95%) Tivoli
9 12 (13.95%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 11 (12.79%) SQL
10 11 (12.79%) Defect Management
11 9 (10.47%) QA
11 9 (10.47%) C#
12 8 (9.30%) Automated Testing
12 8 (9.30%) Migration
12 8 (9.30%) Non-Functional Testing
12 8 (9.30%) Test Planning
13 7 (8.14%) Oracle Database
13 7 (8.14%) Software Testing
14 6 (6.98%) ISEB
14 6 (6.98%) ETL
14 6 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (6.98%) Supply Chain Management
14 6 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (1.16%) Apache
1 1 (1.16%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (1.16%) Demantra
3 1 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.16%) ResourceLink
3 1 (1.16%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.16%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.16%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Office 365
1 2 (2.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) Internet
2 2 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) Oracle Database
2 6 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.49%) DB2
3 3 (3.49%) PowerCenter
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.16%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.81%) JIRA
1 5 (5.81%) Selenium
2 4 (4.65%) SoapUI
3 3 (3.49%) HP UFT
4 2 (2.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.16%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.16%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.16%) Robot Framework
General
1 17 (19.77%) Banking
2 15 (17.44%) Finance
3 3 (3.49%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.49%) Retail
4 1 (1.16%) Electronics
4 1 (1.16%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.16%) Marketing
4 1 (1.16%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (51.16%) Analyst
2 37 (43.02%) Test Analyst
3 13 (15.12%) Performance Analyst
4 11 (12.79%) Performance Test Analyst
5 10 (11.63%) Test Leader
6 8 (9.30%) Consultant
6 8 (9.30%) Tester
7 7 (8.14%) Test Manager
8 6 (6.98%) Banking Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) Senior Test Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Supply Chain Consultant
9 5 (5.81%) Test Data Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) UAT Lead
9 5 (5.81%) UAT Test Lead
10 4 (4.65%) Data Migration Analyst
10 4 (4.65%) Functional Consultant
10 4 (4.65%) Oracle Consultant
10 4 (4.65%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.81%) .NET
2 4 (4.65%) SOAP
2 4 (4.65%) Unreal Engine
3 3 (3.49%) Web Services
3 3 (3.49%) XML
4 2 (2.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (2.33%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.16%) CSS
5 1 (1.16%) HTML
5 1 (1.16%) Java EE
5 1 (1.16%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.65%) Mainframe
2 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.16%) FMCG
3 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (26.74%) Unix
2 5 (5.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.58%) Performance Testing
2 19 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.93%) Test Strategy
4 16 (18.60%) Manual Testing
5 15 (17.44%) Performance Monitoring
6 13 (15.12%) Functional Testing
7 12 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (12.79%) Defect Management
9 8 (9.30%) Automated Testing
9 8 (9.30%) Migration
9 8 (9.30%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (9.30%) Test Planning
10 7 (8.14%) Software Testing
11 6 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (6.98%) Data Migration
11 6 (6.98%) ETL
11 6 (6.98%) Integration Testing
11 6 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (6.98%) Supply Chain Management
11 6 (6.98%) Volume Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.44%) Java
2 11 (12.79%) SQL
3 9 (10.47%) C#
4 4 (4.65%) C++
5 3 (3.49%) COBOL
5 3 (3.49%) JCL
6 2 (2.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.16%) PHP
7 1 (1.16%) Python
7 1 (1.16%) R
7 1 (1.16%) Scala
7 1 (1.16%) VB
7 1 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.98%) ISEB
2 5 (5.81%) ISTQB
2 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) SDET
Systems Management
1 12 (13.95%) Tivoli
1 12 (13.95%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 6 (6.98%) Ganglia
2 6 (6.98%) nmon
3 2 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (25.58%) Oracle
2 12 (13.95%) IBM
3 6 (6.98%) AppDynamics
4 5 (5.81%) Informatica
5 4 (4.65%) SAP
6 3 (3.49%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.33%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.33%) MuleSoft
7 2 (2.33%) Pega
7 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.33%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.16%) Dell
8 1 (1.16%) HP
8 1 (1.16%) Infor
8 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.16%) Northgate
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