The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 25 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 72 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +1
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 44 85 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.26% 3.99% 4.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% 4.80% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 53 35
Median daily rate £400 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £286 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £33.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £30.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+21.31% +6.08%
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 Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1517 1769 1608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 77.79% 83.05% 77.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 1145 927
Median daily rate £400 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 87 75
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.30 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Test Scripting Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Test Scripting
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Andover -5 11 £350 +7.69%
Gosport -16 6 £405 +15.71%
Portsmouth -13 4 £413 +17.85% 1
Farnborough +5 3 £400 +35.59%
Southampton +5 2 £300 -23.74% 5
Basingstoke -15 2 - - 1
Havant +7 1 £450 +45.16%
Winchester 0 1 £350 +13.82% 2
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 37 (37.37%) Security Cleared
2 33 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 30 (30.30%) Oracle
4 28 (28.28%) .NET
5 26 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (23.23%) ITIL
7 22 (22.22%) Java
7 22 (22.22%) Selenium
8 20 (20.20%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (20.20%) ISTQB
8 20 (20.20%) BDD
9 19 (19.19%) Migration
9 19 (19.19%) C#
10 18 (18.18%) Scrum
11 17 (17.17%) HP
11 17 (17.17%) ISEB
11 17 (17.17%) ITIL V3
11 17 (17.17%) Team Foundation Server
12 16 (16.16%) F#
12 16 (16.16%) SpecFlow
12 16 (16.16%) User Stories
12 16 (16.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 16 (16.16%) SQL
13 15 (15.15%) MS Excel
13 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
13 15 (15.15%) Regression Testing
14 14 (14.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 14 (14.14%) Defect Tracking
14 14 (14.14%) WebDriver
15 13 (13.13%) Service Management

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.01%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.01%) IIS
2 1 (1.01%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.12%) MS Office
3 2 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (4.04%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.01%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.04%) WAN
2 3 (3.03%) VLAN
3 2 (2.02%) WebEx
4 1 (1.01%) DVB
4 1 (1.01%) GPRS
4 1 (1.01%) LAN
4 1 (1.01%) SAN
4 1 (1.01%) Telepresence
4 1 (1.01%) Wireless
4 1 (1.01%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.10%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.01%) DB2
3 1 (1.01%) Informix
Development Applications
1 22 (22.22%) Selenium
2 17 (17.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (16.16%) SpecFlow
4 14 (14.14%) WebDriver
5 12 (12.12%) Oracle APEX
6 10 (10.10%) HP UFT
6 10 (10.10%) JIRA
7 4 (4.04%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.01%) LabVIEW
8 1 (1.01%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.01%) TestDirector
General
1 8 (8.08%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.04%) Finance
3 3 (3.03%) Military
4 2 (2.02%) Billing
4 2 (2.02%) Electronics
5 1 (1.01%) Local Government
5 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.01%) Marketing
5 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (51.52%) Analyst
2 24 (24.24%) Tester
3 21 (21.21%) Test Analyst
4 17 (17.17%) Automation Tester
5 15 (15.15%) Business Analyst
6 14 (14.14%) Consultant
6 14 (14.14%) Transition Analyst
7 11 (11.11%) Security Analyst
8 9 (9.09%) Service Analyst
8 9 (9.09%) Test Specialist
9 8 (8.08%) Service Transition Analyst
10 7 (7.07%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (6.06%) Selenium Automation Tester
11 6 (6.06%) Selenium Tester
11 6 (6.06%) Senior Business Analyst
12 5 (5.05%) Integration Analyst
12 5 (5.05%) Integration Test Analyst
12 5 (5.05%) Security Specialist
12 5 (5.05%) Senior Security Analyst
13 4 (4.04%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.28%) .NET
2 12 (12.12%) HTML
3 9 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.03%) Apache Flex
4 3 (3.03%) Web Services
5 1 (1.01%) Middleware
5 1 (1.01%) REST
5 1 (1.01%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.10%) Smart Meter
2 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.07%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.01%) CMDB
3 1 (1.01%) EPoS
3 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.01%) Smart Energy
3 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.12%) Linux
1 12 (12.12%) Unix
2 10 (10.10%) Windows
3 7 (7.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.01%) AIX
6 1 (1.01%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.23%) ITIL
3 20 (20.20%) BDD
3 20 (20.20%) User Acceptance Testing
4 19 (19.19%) Migration
5 18 (18.18%) Scrum
6 17 (17.17%) ITIL V3
7 16 (16.16%) User Stories
8 15 (15.15%) Regression Testing
9 14 (14.14%) Defect Tracking
10 13 (13.13%) PRINCE2
10 13 (13.13%) Service Management
11 12 (12.12%) Project Management
11 12 (12.12%) Use Case
12 11 (11.11%) Test Strategy
13 10 (10.10%) Security Testing
13 10 (10.10%) Software Testing
14 7 (7.07%) Test Planning
14 7 (7.07%) Validation
15 6 (6.06%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.22%) Java
2 19 (19.19%) C#
3 16 (16.16%) F#
3 16 (16.16%) SQL
4 11 (11.11%) VBScript
5 10 (10.10%) PowerShell
6 9 (9.09%) C++
6 9 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.05%) PHP
7 5 (5.05%) VB
8 2 (2.02%) C
9 1 (1.01%) COBOL
9 1 (1.01%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (37.37%) Security Cleared
2 33 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 20 (20.20%) ISTQB
4 17 (17.17%) ISEB
5 16 (16.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 14 (14.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 9 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (9.09%) MCITP
7 9 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (5.05%) DBS Check
9 4 (4.04%) DV Cleared
9 4 (4.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (3.03%) Degree
10 3 (3.03%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (2.02%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (1.01%) CCNA
12 1 (1.01%) CCNP
12 1 (1.01%) IIBA
12 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.04%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.04%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (4.04%) VMware ESX
2 3 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.01%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.04%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.01%) SCCM
3 1 (1.01%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (30.30%) Oracle
2 17 (17.17%) HP
3 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
4 9 (9.09%) Cisco
5 4 (4.04%) Intel Security
5 4 (4.04%) VMware
6 3 (3.03%) SAP
7 1 (1.01%) Arqiva
7 1 (1.01%) BMC
7 1 (1.01%) IBM
7 1 (1.01%) Qualys
7 1 (1.01%) Remedy
7 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.01%) Sybase
7 1 (1.01%) T-Plan
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