The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salisbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 9 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 4 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 11.11% - 16.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.33% - 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Average daily rate
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- - £255
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +9.89%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Salisbury region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salisbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
30 47 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 83.33% 82.46% 69.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 27 23
Average daily rate £350 £375 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £595 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Test Scripting across the Salisbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

Test Scripting
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting.

1 10 (100.00%) Python
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Google
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 10 (100.00%) GoogleTest
2 7 (70.00%) Automation Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Electronics
2 7 (70.00%) Automotive
3 3 (30.00%) CORBA
3 3 (30.00%) Progress
3 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (30.00%) OpenGL
3 3 (30.00%) SQLite
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (30.00%) Qt
3 3 (30.00%) QML

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) GoogleTest
2 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (70.00%) Electronics
1 7 (70.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Software Tester
1 7 (70.00%) Test Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Tester
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) CORBA
1 3 (30.00%) OpenGL
1 3 (30.00%) Qt
1 3 (30.00%) QML
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Python
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Google
2 3 (30.00%) Progress