The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 16 14 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 4 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 4.08% 6.73% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.41% 10.45% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Median daily rate £275 £263 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -38.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £348
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £35.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.99% +19.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
74 67 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 75.51% 64.42% 78.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 43 93
Median daily rate £400 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £174 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 17
Median hourly rate £26.88 £11.25 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.88% -49.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £14.25 £25.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough 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 Peterborough

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 8 (88.89%) Regression Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Back Office
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Eclipse
2 7 (77.78%) QA
2 7 (77.78%) Selenium
2 7 (77.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (77.78%) WebDriver
2 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 7 (77.78%) Automation Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Appium
3 6 (66.67%) JBehave
3 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
4 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Defect Management
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) Banking
5 3 (33.33%) BDD
5 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Application Performance Management
7 1 (11.11%) Middleware
7 1 (11.11%) SAP
7 1 (11.11%) SAP Basis
7 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Appium
1 7 (77.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (77.78%) Eclipse
1 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
1 7 (77.78%) Selenium
1 7 (77.78%) WebDriver
2 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 6 (66.67%) JBehave
General
1 7 (77.78%) Back Office
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) QA Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Software Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Software Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software QA Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Regression Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Automation Testing
2 7 (77.78%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) Defect Management
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 3 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Application Performance Management
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Test Management
6 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago