The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank - 40 -
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.36% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £329 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.37% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £30.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+13.11% +6.08%
Test Scripting
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
159 184 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 65.98% 66.67% 67.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 118 95
Median daily rate £350 £310 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £149 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 25
Median hourly rate £12.00 £11.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -56.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.52 £9.40 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.12 £28.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Test Scripting
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 6 (66.67%) Migration
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
3 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) ISEB
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) QA
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
4 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Data Centre Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Data Migration Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Migration Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Test Data Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) ERP Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
4 1 (11.11%) UAT Lead
4 1 (11.11%) UAT Test Lead
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
2 1 (11.11%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Test Management
2 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle