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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 49 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 5 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.13% 2.44% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 3.11% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 2
Median daily rate £331 £480 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.98% +32.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £467 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £510 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £75.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +31.57%
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
363 354 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 82.13% 78.67% 71.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 218 163
Median daily rate £415 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 12
Median hourly rate £12.28 £12.75 £27.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.72% -54.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.19 £11.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £18.18 £117.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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
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 8 December 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 -3 3 £338 -29.68% 4
Mansfield - 1 £325 -
Test Scripting
East Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
1 4 (44.44%) Defect Management
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) QA
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) ISEB
3 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) MuleSoft
3 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) API Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
3 2 (22.22%) R
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Pega
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
1 2 (22.22%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
2 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (11.11%) Robot Framework
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) QA Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) SAP Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) ERP Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Web Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Web Applications Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Defect Management
1 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) API Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) R
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) MuleSoft
1 2 (22.22%) Pega
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Infor