The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank - 20 16
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales - 0.74% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.90% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £425 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.37 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.68% +1.66%
Test Scripting
Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39 111 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 84.78% 81.62% 84.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 70 35
Median daily rate £453 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.47% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £300 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £17.36 £21.75 £20.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.18% +4.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £15.53 £19.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.87 £21.75 £21.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Wales 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 West Wales

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales