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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 38 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 1 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.36% 1.89% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 2.25% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 5
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% +10.90%
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
222 311 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 80.14% 84.05% 72.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 223 125
Median daily rate £400 £401 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +14.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 19
Median hourly rate £21.36 £18.68 £15.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.32% +23.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £15.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £21.15 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

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 23 July 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
Hove - 1 £350 -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) ISEB
3 2 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (25.00%) Node.js
3 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
3 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) Guidewire
3 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Protractor
4 1 (12.50%) RS-232
4 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
4 1 (12.50%) V-Model
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) RS-232
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (25.00%) Protractor
General
1 1 (12.50%) Billing
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Angular Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer in Test
2 2 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 2 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) Test Management
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
3 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Guidewire
2 1 (12.50%) HP