The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 41 47 40
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.05% 0.42% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.49% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £189 £310 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.03% -27.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £30.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+21.31% +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 Nottinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
406 408 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 85.12% 85.89% 75.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 247 95
Median daily rate £415 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £238 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £650 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 15
Median hourly rate £14.50 £48.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.25% +275.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £30.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £51.95 £29.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Test Scripting Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Test Scripting
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +2 5 £189 -39.03%
Test Scripting
East Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 5 (45.45%) QA
2 4 (36.36%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Defect Management
3 3 (27.27%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Testing
4 2 (18.18%) SAP HR
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Wiki
4 2 (18.18%) Test Management
4 2 (18.18%) Time Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
4 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
4 2 (18.18%) JIRA
5 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP HR
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) QA Leader
2 3 (27.27%) Test Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) QA Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
4 1 (9.09%) UAT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) UAT Test Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Web Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Web Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Contingency Planning
1 3 (27.27%) Defect Management
1 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
2 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
2 2 (18.18%) Test Management
2 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
2 2 (18.18%) Time Management
2 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft