The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 35 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 0.51% - 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% - 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£300 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £334
% change year-on-year
+0.96% -2.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £30.00 £27.63
% change year-on-year
+0.83% +8.59%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Norfolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
161 166 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 81.31% 67.76% 70.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 107 78
Average daily rate £320 £280 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 8
Average hourly rate £24.32 £27.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.58% -26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

Test Scripting
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9000
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP