Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 20 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)
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 20 30
Rank change year-on-year -11 +10 +12
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 1 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.44% 3.79% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 4.91% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Guildford median daily rate £413 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +21.43% +45.83%
10th Percentile £406 £371 £310
90th Percentile £419 £460 £390
Surrey median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Guildford median hourly rate - - -
Surrey 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 Guildford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Guildford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 168 163 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 74.01% 77.25% 77.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 96 97
Guildford median daily rate £404 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.67% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £204 £142 £264
90th Percentile £575 £569 £510
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 5
Guildford median hourly rate £16.50 £26.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.54% -30.67% +150.00%
10th Percentile £11.88 £10.75 £21.08
90th Percentile £39.75 £44.25 £40.00
Surrey median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +8.33%

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Guildford

Test Scripting
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Scripting in Guildford

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Test Scripting 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SCM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ASCP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ASCP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SCM
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle