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 25 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 30 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 9 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 5.52% 2.70% 8.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.72% 4.17% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 4
Median daily rate £400 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £365 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £485 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +33.33%
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 Leatherhead region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
134 48 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 82.21% 64.86% 77.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 40 33
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Leatherhead region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 16 (88.89%) SC Cleared
1 16 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 15 (83.33%) XML
3 13 (72.22%) SoapUI
3 13 (72.22%) Use Case
4 12 (66.67%) Test Management
4 12 (66.67%) SOAP
5 11 (61.11%) Unix
5 11 (61.11%) HP
5 11 (61.11%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (61.11%) Defect Management
6 10 (55.56%) XML Messaging
7 9 (50.00%) Linux
7 9 (50.00%) ISTQB
8 8 (44.44%) Web Services
8 8 (44.44%) SQL
8 8 (44.44%) Test Planning
9 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database
9 7 (38.89%) Oracle
9 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
9 7 (38.89%) Validation
9 7 (38.89%) Security Testing
10 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
11 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
11 4 (22.22%) Java
12 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
12 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (11.11%) System Testing
13 2 (11.11%) Network Security
13 2 (11.11%) Incident 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) Network Security
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) SoapUI
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) JMeter
3 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
3 1 (5.56%) LoadUI
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) XML Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Tester
3 4 (22.22%) Unix Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Integration Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Test Manager
5 2 (11.11%) XML Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Manager
6 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) XML
2 12 (66.67%) SOAP
3 10 (55.56%) XML Messaging
4 8 (44.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Unix
2 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Use Case
2 12 (66.67%) Test Management
3 11 (61.11%) Defect Management
4 8 (44.44%) Test Planning
5 7 (38.89%) Security Testing
5 7 (38.89%) Validation
6 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
7 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (11.11%) DevOps
9 2 (11.11%) Identity Management
9 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
9 2 (11.11%) Scrum
9 2 (11.11%) SDLC
9 2 (11.11%) System Testing
10 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
10 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
10 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) SC Cleared
1 16 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (61.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) HP
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle