The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 15 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.45% 0.83% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.84% 1.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.37 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.68% +1.66%
Test Scripting
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
62 88 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 71.26% 73.33% 76.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 59 50
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +166.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford 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 Guildford

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data
2 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (33.33%) Oozie
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 2 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) GSM
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) 3G
1 1 (16.67%) GSM
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (16.67%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Angular 2
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Scala
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 1 (16.67%) Arqiva
1 1 (16.67%) BT
1 1 (16.67%) Ericsson
1 1 (16.67%) Huawei
1 1 (16.67%) NetCracker
1 1 (16.67%) Nokia
1 1 (16.67%) Nokia Networks
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) Siemens
1 1 (16.67%) Telindus
1 1 (16.67%) Virgin Media
1 1 (16.67%) ZTE