The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 33 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 7 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.79% 2.74% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 4.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £35.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-16.42% +42.85%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
218 100 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 86.85% 68.49% 67.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 47 41
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £630 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Average hourly rate £10.00 £11.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -24.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 4 (36.36%) PHP
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
1 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (36.36%) jQuery
1 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) MSTest
2 3 (27.27%) Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Release Management
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (27.27%) ISEB
2 3 (27.27%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (27.27%) EAM
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) IVR
3 2 (18.18%) Knowledge Management

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) GSM
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (27.27%) MSTest
2 3 (27.27%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Test Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Web Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle CRM Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) CRM Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Principle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) jQuery
1 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Release Management
2 3 (27.27%) EAM
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PHP
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle