The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex 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 36 38 35
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 2 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.82% 1.93% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 2.55% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.25 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+4.69% +30.70%
Test Scripting
South East

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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
190 235 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 78.19% 75.56% 69.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 146 117
Median daily rate £350 £370 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 16
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +85.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £11.31 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £25.00
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 East Sussex

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

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Test Scripting
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Eastbourne +4 1 - -
Brighton +2 1 - -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 26 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) AppDynamics
1 1 (50.00%) Graphite
1 1 (50.00%) Dynatrace
1 1 (50.00%) Grafana

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Performance Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Grafana
1 1 (50.00%) Graphite
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) AppDynamics
1 1 (50.00%) Dynatrace