The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Warrington region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 25 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 1 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 0.57% 10.63% 11.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 14.05% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Average daily rate - £488 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +37.32%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.29 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+16.53% +16.36%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
146 121 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 82.95% 75.63% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 47 12
Average daily rate £495 £370 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.78% +1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £261 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Test Scripting
Cheshire

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 21 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Stellent
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Stellent
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