The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 46 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 11 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.08% - 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% - 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
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£309 - £281
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 - £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 - £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £317 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.52% -2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £35.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+17.14% +8.52%
Test Scripting
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
412 262 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 78.03% 75.72% 71.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 163 221
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 11
Average hourly rate £22.85 £39.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.15% +51.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.65 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Test Scripting Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Test Scripting
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley - 2 £225 -
Gatwick - - - -
Horsham - - - -
Lancing - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 (28.57%) SAP
1 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) ABAP
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (14.29%) BAPI
3 2 (14.29%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (14.29%) SAP MDM
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (14.29%) SAP ALE
3 2 (14.29%) Data Management
3 2 (14.29%) QA
3 2 (14.29%) Workflow
3 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
3 2 (14.29%) SAPscript
3 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (14.29%) ISEB
3 2 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 2 (14.29%) MS Project
3 2 (14.29%) OO

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (7.14%) Documentum
2 1 (7.14%) NetWeaver
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (14.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP MDM
2 1 (7.14%) SAP CO
2 1 (7.14%) SAP FI-GL
2 1 (7.14%) SAP FI
2 1 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (7.14%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) TestDirector
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
1 1 (7.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Test Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) SAP FI Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Change Manager
5 1 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) SAP CO Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Web Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Dynpro
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Smart Forms
1 2 (14.29%) BAPI
1 2 (14.29%) SAP ALE
1 2 (14.29%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Data Management
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Master Data Management
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) User Stories
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
1 3 (21.43%) ABAP
2 2 (14.29%) SAPscript
2 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
1 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) SAP
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
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