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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 13 43 25
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -18
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 4 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 3.28% 0.31% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 0.36% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £470 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.88 £43.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-19.82% +20.00%

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
92 277 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 75.41% 85.23% 84.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 165 102
Median daily rate £375 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £320 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Median hourly rate £20.00 £50.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +233.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warrington 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Test Scripting Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 February 2017, 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) SFIA
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) PaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Confluence
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) DSDM
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Trello
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SFIA
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow