The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 12 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 3.45% 3.08% 6.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% 4.35% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate
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£283 £298 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.04% -20.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Woking region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40 46 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 68.97% 70.77% 86.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 28 31
Average daily rate £325 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.73% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £324 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £175.00 £39.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+348.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Woking

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

Test Scripting
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) ATDD
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) ATDD
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
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