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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 42 48 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 7 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.69% 1.10% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 1.32% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Median daily rate £313 £419 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.37% +24.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £388 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £450 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £340
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.88 £43.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-18.89% +27.40%

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
361 455 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 87.41% 83.49% 76.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 237 151
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £600 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 15
Median hourly rate £19.97 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.15% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.80 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £43.75 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +6 6 £300 -28.35% 6
Mansfield - 1 £325 - 1
Test Scripting
East Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) Manual Testing
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) SOAP
2 4 (36.36%) SoapUI
3 3 (27.27%) Defect Management
3 3 (27.27%) Internet
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (18.18%) Pega
4 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 2 (18.18%) QA
4 2 (18.18%) Test Management
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
4 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 2 (18.18%) MuleSoft
4 2 (18.18%) API Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Robot Framework

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 Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) SoapUI
3 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Robot Framework
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Migration Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Data Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Data Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) ERP Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) QA Leader
4 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) SOAP
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Manual Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Defect Management
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) API Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Test Management
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (9.09%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 1 (9.09%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) MuleSoft
1 2 (18.18%) Pega
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) Infor
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com