The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gosport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Hampshire / Gosport
Rank - 11 16
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 0 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport - 14.06% 20.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 15.25% 21.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £460 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +15.38%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gosport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1 59 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport 33.33% 92.19% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 44 22
Median daily rate - £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Gosport

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gosport 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 Gosport

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Gosport

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Gosport

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gosport

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Gosport region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) E-business
2 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) CRM

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Gosport 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) E-business
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle