The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 7 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 6.90% - 3.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.53% - 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £285 - £275
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 - £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £339
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 £36.00 £37.25 £16.62
% change year-on-year
-3.35% +124.19%
Test Scripting
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Rickmansworth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19 11 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 65.52% 55.00% 82.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 57
Median daily rate £304 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £400 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -
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 Rickmansworth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 Rickmansworth

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 27 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 Rickmansworth region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) JMeter
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) NUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Atlassian
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Kanban
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
1 2 (66.67%) Gherkin
1 2 (66.67%) ATDD
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) JBehave
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Confluence
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Confluence
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) JBehave
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) JMeter
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) NUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (33.33%) FitNesse
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Robot Framework
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Junior
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Software Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Gherkin
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) ATDD
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Kanban
1 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SDET
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Atlassian