Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 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 > Reigate
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 - 24
Rank change year-on-year - +24 -13
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reigate 0.38% - 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% - 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Reigate median daily rate £475 - £400
Surrey median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reigate 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 Reigate with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reigate
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 231 35 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reigate 88.51% 89.74% 76.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 26 56
Reigate median daily rate £475 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -3.03% +6.45%
10th Percentile £363 £193 £300
90th Percentile £575 £481 £544
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Reigate median hourly rate - £11.00 -
Surrey median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +5.69%

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Reigate

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

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 22 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 Reigate region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA