Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 22 October 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)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 70 76
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6 -20
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 2 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.28% 0.88% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 1.01% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 4
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £460 £175 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +162.86% -28.43% -49.06%
10th Percentile £421 £85 £165
90th Percentile £489 £310 £334
East Midlands median daily rate £300 £320 £325
% change year-on-year -6.25% -1.54% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 - £9.50

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 615 794 897
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 84.83% 86.97% 87.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 506 488
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £280 £276 £275
90th Percentile £547 £560 £601
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 16
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.23 £13.23 £12.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.56% +6.76% -11.20%
10th Percentile £9.31 £9.00 £8.82
90th Percentile £40.00 £28.50 £25.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year +5.08% +5.36% -13.58%

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Nottinghamshire

Test Scripting
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Scripting in Nottinghamshire

Test Scripting
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Test Scripting in Nottinghamshire

Test Scripting
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
Nottingham -1 2 £460 +162.86% 4
Test Scripting
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) ABAP
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) SAP HR
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Payroll
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Workday
1 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP HR
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Payroll
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) HR Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Java Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP HR Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP HR Support
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Support
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Support Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Support Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) ABAP
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Workday