The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 31 43 29
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 2 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.83% 3.62% 5.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 4.36% 7.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 16
Median daily rate £356 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £331 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £376 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +31.57%
Test Scripting
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
181 321 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 75.10% 82.95% 75.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 201 190
Median daily rate £350 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £305 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £475 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 22 18
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.75 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% +17.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £31.60 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £44.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Test Scripting
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +2 1 £300 - 3
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 6 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) iPad
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Testing
4 1 (12.50%) CMS
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) Drupal
4 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Apple
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Test Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Functional Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Functional Testing
1 6 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Apple
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
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