The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reigate 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 3 months to 27 June 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 / Reigate
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 7 -
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reigate - 11.76% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 11.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £390 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £335
% change year-on-year -2.85% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +1.35% +21.31%  

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 Reigate with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reigate
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 39 17 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reigate 100.00% 100.00% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 14 9
Median daily rate £413 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £320 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Reigate

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reigate citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Reigate

Test Scripting
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Scripting in Reigate

Test Scripting
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reigate

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Test Scripting in Reigate

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Reigate region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Protractor
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reigate 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Protractor
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP