The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Surrey / Leatherhead
Rank 12 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 3 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 6.38% 6.21% 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% 8.74% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 2
Median daily rate £403 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £343
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £37.00 £30.72
% change year-on-year
-9.45% +20.44%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
33 103 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 70.21% 71.03% 58.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 95 34
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £385 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £525 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leatherhead 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 Leatherhead

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

Test Scripting
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Leatherhead region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) XML Messaging
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Use Case
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Unix Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) Use Case
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) IBM