Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 26 July 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)
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 64 57
Rank change year-on-year +10 -7 -8
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 14 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.86% 1.22% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 1.44% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 6
Nottingham median daily rate £250 £300 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -7.34% +29.50%
10th Percentile £163 £172 £205
90th Percentile £294 £411 £406
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £250 £300 £324
% change year-on-year -16.67% -7.34% +29.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottingham median hourly rate - - -
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

Test Scripting is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 638 836 705
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 84.95% 85.31% 84.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 433 435
Nottingham median daily rate £390 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £258 £259 £225
90th Percentile £538 £625 £527
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 10
Nottingham median hourly rate £17.85 £15.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.00% -26.83% +46.43%
10th Percentile £9.24 £11.95 £10.48
90th Percentile £27.30 £18.53 £41.00
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £18.18 £15.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +21.17% -42.31% +82.46%

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Nottingham

Test Scripting
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Scripting in Nottingham

Test Scripting
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Nottingham over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Test Scripting in Nottingham

Test Scripting
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Test Scripting in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (50.00%) Migration
2 7 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 6 (42.86%) Manual Testing
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (28.57%) ETL
6 3 (21.43%) Analytics
6 3 (21.43%) Google Analytics
6 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Google
6 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
6 3 (21.43%) SOAP
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (14.29%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) Web Services
7 2 (14.29%) XML
7 2 (14.29%) Unix
7 2 (14.29%) CRM
7 2 (14.29%) SOA
7 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 2 (14.29%) QA
7 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
1 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Analyst
2 9 (64.29%) Test Analyst
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Data Migration Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) ETL Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Migration Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Data Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Test Data Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce Manager
5 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 3 (21.43%) Project Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Data Migration Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) SOAP
2 2 (14.29%) RESTful
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 7 (50.00%) Migration
2 6 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) ETL
5 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
6 2 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) SOA
6 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Google
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle