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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 61 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 3 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.57% 2.14% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 2.67% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Median daily rate - £275 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.19 £37.00 £16.62
% change year-on-year
-4.90% +122.69%
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
449 374 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 86.02% 80.09% 77.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 236 166
Median daily rate £415 £375 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -10.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 9
Median hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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 -20 3 - - 1
Test Scripting
East Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 (62.50%) HP
1 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
1 5 (62.50%) Defect Management
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Time Management
4 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) R
4 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) SAP HANA
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Management
4 2 (25.00%) Wiki
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) ISEB
4 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
4 2 (25.00%) SAP BW
4 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (25.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) QA Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SAP Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 1 (12.50%) UAT Manager
4 1 (12.50%) UAT Test Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Web Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Web Applications Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Web Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Defect Management
1 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) SAP