The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 34 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 21 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.77% 0.59% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.31% 1.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
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£306 £294 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% +20.58%
Test Scripting
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
333 191 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 75.68% 56.01% 72.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 103 120
Average daily rate £365 £305 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.86% -6.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 14
Average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -44.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.60 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Test Scripting Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +10 15 £288 -2.12% 2
Rotherham - 4 £425 - 1
Test Scripting
Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 17 (53.13%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (37.50%) .NET
4 11 (34.38%) C#
4 11 (34.38%) Unit Testing
4 11 (34.38%) WPF
5 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
6 8 (25.00%) OO
6 8 (25.00%) ISEB
6 8 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 8 (25.00%) WCF
7 7 (21.88%) Integration Testing
8 6 (18.75%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (15.63%) Revenue Management
9 5 (15.63%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (15.63%) Scrum
9 5 (15.63%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (15.63%) MS Visio
9 5 (15.63%) MS Office
9 5 (15.63%) Oracle
10 4 (12.50%) Migration
10 4 (12.50%) FMCG
10 4 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
11 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (9.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 3 (9.38%) jQuery
11 3 (9.38%) Ajax

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) Tuxedo
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Visio
1 5 (15.63%) MS Office
2 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (3.13%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (3.13%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.13%) Marketing
1 1 (3.13%) Retail
1 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Analyst
2 11 (34.38%) Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) C# Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Change Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Business Change Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Change Management Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) SAP ISU Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Mainframe Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) WPF Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Test Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) SAP SD Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) .NET
2 11 (34.38%) WPF
3 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
4 8 (25.00%) WCF
5 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (9.38%) jQuery
5 3 (9.38%) Ajax
5 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
5 3 (9.38%) HTML
5 3 (9.38%) CSS
5 3 (9.38%) Web Services
5 3 (9.38%) XML
6 1 (3.13%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) FMCG
3 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.13%) Life Science
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (34.38%) Unit Testing
4 8 (25.00%) OO
4 8 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 7 (21.88%) Integration Testing
6 6 (18.75%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Revenue Management
7 5 (15.63%) Scrum
8 4 (12.50%) Migration
8 4 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 3 (9.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Load Testing
9 3 (9.38%) System Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Data Migration
9 3 (9.38%) TDD
9 3 (9.38%) Logistics
9 3 (9.38%) MVC
9 3 (9.38%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) C#
2 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.25%) Java
3 2 (6.25%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.13%) X++
4 1 (3.13%) XAML
4 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) ISEB
2 3 (9.38%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.13%) PMP
4 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) Lotus
4 1 (3.13%) JD Edwards
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £425.00 - £451 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago