The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank - 4 -
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall - 8.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% +10.90%
Test Scripting
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Walsall
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
11 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 100.00% 75.00% 91.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 12
Median daily rate £379 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.16% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £15.49 - £10.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Walsall 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 Walsall

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Walsall