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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 31 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 8 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.03% 0.82% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 1.11% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £306 £225 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.11% -18.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +15.71%
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 Warwickshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
303 270 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 76.71% 73.37% 67.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 131 112
Median daily rate £380 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 38 10
Median hourly rate £20.06 £29.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.84% -10.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 3 £306 - 1
Leamington Spa +1 2 £188 - 1
Test Scripting
West Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
2 3 (23.08%) JSR 168
2 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (23.08%) System Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Liferay
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) J2EE
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Use Case
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Test Planning
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center

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 3 (23.08%) Liferay
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (7.69%) SAP CRM
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Portal Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Test Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) J2EE
1 3 (23.08%) JSR 168
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
2 3 (23.08%) System Testing
2 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Test Planning
3 2 (15.38%) Use Case
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle