The first table below looks at the demand for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Nottingham region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 31 39 28
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 3 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.06% 1.58% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 2.01% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £263 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £26.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+10.57% -3.70%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
198 298 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 69.96% 78.42% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 136 72
Average daily rate £350 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £250 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £445 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 4
Average hourly rate £14.06 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.82% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £19.78 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £36.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Test Scripting
Nottinghamshire

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Test Scripting Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) JDeveloper
2 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (16.67%) EAM
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Data Conversion
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (16.67%) R
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Dependency Management

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ASCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (16.67%) JDeveloper
1 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
1 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium IDE
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) EAM
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Dependency Management
2 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) SAP