The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 77 39 73
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +34
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 12 53 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.02% 3.79% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 4.80% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 42 8
Median daily rate £350 £396 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.61% +14.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £308 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £424 £436
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 £33.69 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.44% +1.66%
Test Scripting
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
974 1105 1010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 82.40% 79.10% 77.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 690 653 611
Median daily rate £430 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 34 27
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £30.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.63 £18.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £56.87 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 Surrey

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Test Scripting
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Guildford +8 3 £425 +6.25%
Farnham - 1 - -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

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

1 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
1 12 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 11 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 11 (33.33%) ISEB
3 9 (27.27%) HP
3 9 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 8 (24.24%) Waterfall
4 8 (24.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (24.24%) Finance
4 8 (24.24%) Use Case
5 7 (21.21%) Test Management
5 7 (21.21%) JIRA
5 7 (21.21%) Regression Testing
5 7 (21.21%) SQL
5 7 (21.21%) XML
5 7 (21.21%) Linux
5 7 (21.21%) Test Planning
5 7 (21.21%) SDLC
6 6 (18.18%) SoapUI
6 6 (18.18%) SOAP
6 6 (18.18%) Unix
6 6 (18.18%) Java
6 6 (18.18%) QA
7 5 (15.15%) Oracle
8 4 (12.12%) Client/Server
8 4 (12.12%) XML Messaging
8 4 (12.12%) Banking

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 (6.06%) Apache Spark
1 2 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.03%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.06%) Network Security
2 2 (6.06%) SAN
3 1 (3.03%) 3G
3 1 (3.03%) GSM
3 1 (3.03%) SMS
3 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.06%) Big Data
2 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.06%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) JIRA
2 6 (18.18%) SoapUI
3 4 (12.12%) Selenium
4 3 (9.09%) TestComplete
5 1 (3.03%) eggPlant
5 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.03%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (3.03%) Subversion
5 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.03%) Zephyr
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Back Office
3 3 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.03%) Billing
4 1 (3.03%) Front Office
4 1 (3.03%) Military
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Analyst
2 17 (51.52%) Test Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Test Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Tester
4 4 (12.12%) UAT Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) UAT Test Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Developer
5 3 (9.09%) QA Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Systems Tester
5 3 (9.09%) Test Leader
5 3 (9.09%) Unix Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) XML Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Integration Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Test Automation Developer
6 2 (6.06%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) XML
2 6 (18.18%) SOAP
3 4 (12.12%) XML Messaging
4 3 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (3.03%) Angular 2
5 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Equities
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) Unix
3 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 8 (24.24%) Use Case
3 8 (24.24%) Waterfall
4 7 (21.21%) Regression Testing
4 7 (21.21%) SDLC
4 7 (21.21%) Test Management
4 7 (21.21%) Test Planning
5 4 (12.12%) DevOps
5 4 (12.12%) Functional Testing
5 4 (12.12%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.09%) Prototyping
6 3 (9.09%) Scrum
6 3 (9.09%) System Testing
6 3 (9.09%) User Stories
6 3 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) C++
3 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) ISEB
1 11 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 9 (27.27%) SC Cleared
2 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 8 (24.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.03%) HNC
4 1 (3.03%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.06%) Oozie
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) HP
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (3.03%) Arqiva
3 1 (3.03%) BT
3 1 (3.03%) Charles River
3 1 (3.03%) Ericsson
3 1 (3.03%) Huawei
3 1 (3.03%) Hyperion
3 1 (3.03%) NetCracker
3 1 (3.03%) Nokia
3 1 (3.03%) Nokia Networks
3 1 (3.03%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) Siemens
3 1 (3.03%) SunGard
3 1 (3.03%) Tableau
3 1 (3.03%) Thunderhead
3 1 (3.03%) Virgin Media
3 1 (3.03%) VMware
3 1 (3.03%) ZTE
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