The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Surrey / Reigate
Rank 5 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 20.00% 2.17% 6.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.00% 2.94% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £294 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.72% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £450 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £450 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £345
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £30.72
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +22.07%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reigate
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10 34 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 100.00% 73.91% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 29 12
Median daily rate £313 £425 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £48.00 £52.63 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reigate 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 Reigate

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in Reigate

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

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in Reigate

Test Scripting
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 20 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 Reigate region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) HP

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate 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 2 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP