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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank - - 20
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth - - 4.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.37 £30.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+12.68% +8.92%
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
13 14 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 76.47% 63.64% 79.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 42
Median daily rate £600 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +38.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

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 1 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 1 (100.00%) Software Testing

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Software Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing