Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 10 December 2018 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)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 - 39
Rank change year-on-year - +39 +5
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 7 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.91% - 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% - 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 - -
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 347 274 290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 94.81% 93.20% 93.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 219 206
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% -10.00%
10th Percentile £375 £267 £311
90th Percentile £650 £650 £603
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £525 £450
% change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £93.44 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +522.92% - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £93.44 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year +522.92% - -

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Canary Wharf

Test Scripting
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Scripting in Canary Wharf

Test Scripting
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Test Scripting in Canary Wharf

Test Scripting
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Test Scripting in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 6 (85.71%) Banking
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Cucumber
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Internet
3 4 (57.14%) Android
3 4 (57.14%) Appium
3 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
4 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (28.57%) BDD
5 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) OOP
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) Python
6 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
6 1 (14.29%) SOA
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) NetApp
6 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 1 (14.29%) Middleware
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) Perl

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Cucumber
2 4 (57.14%) Appium
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
4 1 (14.29%) CF BOSH
4 1 (14.29%) Gradle
4 1 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) JUnit
4 1 (14.29%) Maven
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (85.71%) Banking
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Test Automation Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Payments Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Android
1 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) SDET
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Groovy
2 1 (14.29%) Java 8
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
1 1 (14.29%) LXC
1 1 (14.29%) VirtualBox
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) Google
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) MuleSoft
1 1 (14.29%) NetApp
1 1 (14.29%) VMware