The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 29 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 7 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.98% 0.65% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 0.79% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Median daily rate £309 £300 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.91% -11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £31.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.88 £43.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-19.82% +24.28%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
279 252 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 78.81% 82.35% 72.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 139 131
Median daily rate £400 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £575 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 46
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.84 £11.70 £16.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.74 £24.00 £31.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Test Scripting Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Test Scripting
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +2 2 £338 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £600 -
Test Scripting
West Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Functional Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Guidewire
3 4 (36.36%) Use Case
3 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 4 (36.36%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) User Stories
5 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Testing
5 2 (18.18%) ISEB
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
6 1 (9.09%) Requirements Management
6 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 1 (9.09%) JIRA
6 1 (9.09%) SWOT Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) QA
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
6 1 (9.09%) Computacenter
6 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (9.09%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP CRM
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
2 8 (72.73%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Network Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) QA Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) UAT Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Functional Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Use Case
2 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) User Stories
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Requirements Management
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Guidewire
1 4 (36.36%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (9.09%) Computacenter
3 1 (9.09%) SAP