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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 14 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 29 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport 21.80% 25.81% 22.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.97% 32.00% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £35.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-16.42% +42.85%
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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
121 25 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport 90.98% 80.65% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 3
Average daily rate £435 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.84% -27.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Gosport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Test Scripting across the Gosport region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gosport 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 44 (95.65%) HP
2 43 (93.48%) HTML
2 43 (93.48%) JavaScript
2 43 (93.48%) ASP.NET
2 43 (93.48%) JSP
2 43 (93.48%) .NET
3 42 (91.30%) Knowledge Management
3 42 (91.30%) ISTQB
4 41 (89.13%) Security Cleared
5 40 (86.96%) Microsoft
6 38 (82.61%) SC Cleared
7 37 (80.43%) Oracle
8 34 (73.91%) UNIX
8 34 (73.91%) Oracle Reports
8 34 (73.91%) Project Management
9 28 (60.87%) Oracle EBS
10 24 (52.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 22 (47.83%) TCP/IP
12 21 (45.65%) Citrix
12 21 (45.65%) SAN
13 18 (39.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 17 (36.96%) DV Cleared
15 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
16 9 (19.57%) CRM
16 9 (19.57%) Linux
16 9 (19.57%) QuickTest Pro
16 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
16 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (19.57%) Test Automation
17 8 (17.39%) Functional Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Gosport by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gosport 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.

Applications
1 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (60.87%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (47.83%) TCP/IP
2 21 (45.65%) SAN
3 4 (8.70%) HTTPS
4 3 (6.52%) SSL
4 3 (6.52%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.17%) HTTP
5 1 (2.17%) TETRA
5 1 (2.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (73.91%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (60.87%) Analyst
1 28 (60.87%) Test Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Test Specialist
3 5 (10.87%) Tester
3 5 (10.87%) Security Specialist
3 5 (10.87%) Test Leader
4 3 (6.52%) Automation Tester
4 3 (6.52%) Automation Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Junior Test Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Integration Test Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Junior Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Integration Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Junior
4 3 (6.52%) QA Tester
5 2 (4.35%) Security Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Automation Specialist
6 1 (2.17%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.17%) Data Analyst
6 1 (2.17%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (93.48%) HTML
1 43 (93.48%) .NET
1 43 (93.48%) ASP.NET
1 43 (93.48%) JSP
2 3 (6.52%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (73.91%) UNIX
2 9 (19.57%) Linux
3 6 (13.04%) Windows
3 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.70%) Windows 2000
4 4 (8.70%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (91.30%) Knowledge Management
2 34 (73.91%) Project Management
3 9 (19.57%) CRM
3 9 (19.57%) Test Automation
4 8 (17.39%) Functional Testing
5 6 (13.04%) Security Testing
5 6 (13.04%) Data Migration
5 6 (13.04%) Migration
6 5 (10.87%) Test Strategy
7 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Workflow
8 3 (6.52%) Validation
9 1 (2.17%) Dependency Management
9 1 (2.17%) Release Management
9 1 (2.17%) Performance Testing
9 1 (2.17%) Load Testing
9 1 (2.17%) ETL
9 1 (2.17%) CMMI
9 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 43 (93.48%) JavaScript
2 8 (17.39%) VB
2 8 (17.39%) C#
3 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (91.30%) ISTQB
2 41 (89.13%) Security Cleared
3 38 (82.61%) SC Cleared
4 24 (52.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 18 (39.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 17 (36.96%) DV Cleared
7 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (13.04%) MCITP
9 3 (6.52%) MCSE
9 3 (6.52%) CCNP
9 3 (6.52%) CCNA
9 3 (6.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.52%) Nessus
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 44 (95.65%) HP
2 40 (86.96%) Microsoft
3 37 (80.43%) Oracle
4 21 (45.65%) Citrix
5 6 (13.04%) Cisco