Period
to 19 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for Test Scripting skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Test Scripting over the 6 months to 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Hampshire > Andover
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 24 17
Rank change year-on-year +10 -7 -3
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 6 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 9.68% 6.15% 11.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.33% 6.35% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 9
Andover median daily rate £425 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.86% +2.07%
10th Percentile £319 £413 £304
90th Percentile £446 £438 £455
Hampshire median daily rate £406 £419 £342
% change year-on-year -2.99% +22.44% -2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £46.69 £16.08
% change year-on-year - +190.36% +7.20%

Test Scripting is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Andover
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 45 63 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 72.58% 96.92% 96.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 32 67
Andover median daily rate £425 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £247 £319 £330
90th Percentile £471 £456 £570
Hampshire median daily rate £440 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Andover median hourly rate - £50.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +81.82% -
Hampshire median hourly rate £33.40 £33.14 £33.00
% change year-on-year +0.78% +0.42% -12.00%

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

Job postings citing Test Scripting as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Andover.

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Andover

Test Scripting
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Scripting in Andover

Test Scripting
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Andover

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Andover over the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Test Scripting in Andover

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Andover region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) User Stories
2 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (83.33%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (83.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Chai
4 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (50.00%) Mocha
4 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) Selenium
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) F#

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover 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 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) BrowserStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (50.00%) Mocha
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Test Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) RESTful
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) Chai
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) User Stories
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (83.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (16.67%) API Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Sprint Planning
6 1 (16.67%) Test Management
6 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) F#
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) HP