The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 36 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.41% 3.05% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 4.20% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Average daily rate
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- £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £332
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £28.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+8.92% -17.03%
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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 North Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
174 143 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 71.60% 72.59% 78.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 88 69
Average daily rate £388 £320 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.09% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.62 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.91% -8.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £25.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 4 (44.44%) QA
1 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 2 (22.22%) ISEB
4 1 (11.11%) Informatica
4 1 (11.11%) Lotus
4 1 (11.11%) W3C
4 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
4 1 (11.11%) AS400
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) MS Office
4 1 (11.11%) SAP

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) UAT Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) W3C
2 1 (11.11%) AS400
2 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (11.11%) OOD
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Usability Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (11.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Informatica
1 1 (11.11%) Lotus
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