Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Erskine 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 25 November 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.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Renfrewshire > Erskine
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 33 26
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 0 32 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Erskine - 8.23% 8.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 8.96% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 28 15
Erskine median daily rate - £275 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -14.06% -14.67%
Renfrewshire median daily rate £325 £275 £320
% change year-on-year +18.18% -14.06% -11.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Erskine median hourly rate - - -
Renfrewshire 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 Erskine with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Erskine
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 37 357 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Erskine 75.51% 91.77% 91.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 293 143
Erskine median daily rate £340 £330 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -3.65% -1.30%
10th Percentile £288 £262 £263
90th Percentile £441 £445 £437
Renfrewshire median daily rate £340 £330 £343
% change year-on-year +3.03% -3.65% -1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Erskine median hourly rate £19.00 £37.25 £53.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.99% -30.01% +180.11%
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £13.00 £37.25 £50.00
% change year-on-year -65.10% -25.50% -45.65%

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Erskine

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Erskine

Test Scripting
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Scripting in Erskine