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 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 15 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.26% 0.76% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 1.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £270 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.75% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £30.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+13.11% +6.08%
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
74 87 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 80.43% 65.91% 76.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 54 53
Median daily rate £380 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £12.45 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.41% -17.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 26 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (25.00%) Nokia
2 1 (25.00%) Siemens
2 1 (25.00%) 3G
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Swing
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) GSM
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) ZTE
2 1 (25.00%) Nokia Networks
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy

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 1 (25.00%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) 3G
1 1 (25.00%) GSM
1 1 (25.00%) PuTTY
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Swing
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (25.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 1 (25.00%) Arqiva
1 1 (25.00%) BT
1 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (25.00%) Huawei
1 1 (25.00%) NetCracker
1 1 (25.00%) Nokia
1 1 (25.00%) Nokia Networks
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Siemens
1 1 (25.00%) Telindus
1 1 (25.00%) Virgin Media
1 1 (25.00%) ZTE