The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank - 6 5
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield - 6.67% 9.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 9.09% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £315 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £314
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £61.15
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -46.85%
Test Scripting
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Huddersfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
9 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 60.00% 73.33% 90.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 4
Average daily rate £350 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £195 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield