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 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+10.44% +8.92%
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
14 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 87.50% 57.14% 74.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 12
Median daily rate £350 £375 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -12.28%
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 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £15.49 - £10.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

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