The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank - 25 35
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton - 0.67% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.81% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.37 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.68% +1.66%
Test Scripting
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
144 123 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 83.72% 82.00% 90.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 84 151
Median daily rate £450 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 3
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton 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 Luton

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Test Scripting
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Luton region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Avionics
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (50.00%) Avionics
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Hardware Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Integration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Workday Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA