The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank - - 3
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow - - 15.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £40.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +15.71%
Test Scripting
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
27 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 87.10% 56.41% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 12
Average daily rate £488 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £508 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £32.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Test Scripting across the Hounslow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow