Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for Scenario Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Scenario Testing over the 6 months to 12 December 2017 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.

Scenario Testing
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 - 65
Rank change year-on-year - +65 -1
Contract jobs citing Scenario Testing 5 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.94% - 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% - 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
East Sussex median daily rate £400 - £380
10th Percentile £320 - £325
90th Percentile £508 - £385
South East median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £47.89 - £27.00

Scenario Testing 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 East Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 447 433 539
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 84.02% 83.59% 78.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 269 380
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +6.90% +9.85%
10th Percentile £263 £247 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £396
% change year-on-year +6.12% +1.14% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 17
East Sussex median hourly rate £17.00 £21.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.93% -6.52% +21.69%
10th Percentile £10.90 £13.45 £13.84
90th Percentile £72.50 £43.35 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £23.88 £25.00 £26.30
% change year-on-year -4.50% -4.92% +50.26%

Scenario Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Scenario Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Scenario Testing in East Sussex

Scenario Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Scenario Testing in East Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Scenario Testing in East Sussex

Scenario Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scenario Testing in East Sussex over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scenario Testing in East Sussex

Scenario Testing
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scenario Testing within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 12 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton - 3 £375 - 1
Scenario Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Scenario Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Scenario Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) Static Code Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) DSL
4 1 (20.00%) Microservices

Scenario Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DSL
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (60.00%) Static Code Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (60.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) API Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP