Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Scenario Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Scenario Testing over the 6 months to 19 January 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.

Scenario Testing
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 80 84
Rank change year-on-year +12 +4 -26
Contract jobs citing Scenario Testing 21 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.12% 0.71% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 0.80% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 3
West Sussex median daily rate £388 £200 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +93.75% -42.86% -12.50%
South East median daily rate £375 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £47.89 - £29.00

Scenario Testing 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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 898 1,002 1,049
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 90.71% 88.52% 87.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 567 709
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £256 £288 £263
90th Percentile £575 £546 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 28 37
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.75 £35.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.43% +27.27% +66.67%
10th Percentile £24.02 £23.37 £12.65
90th Percentile £57.25 £50.00 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.09 £30.00
% change year-on-year +3.78% -19.70% +62.16%

Scenario Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Scenario Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Scenario Testing in West Sussex

Scenario Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Scenario Testing in West Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Scenario Testing in West Sussex

Scenario Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scenario Testing in West Sussex over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scenario Testing in West Sussex

Scenario Testing
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scenario Testing within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Horsham +1 7 £395 +41.07%
Worthing - 7 £438 - 1
Crawley -5 3 £250 +25.00% 1
Gatwick - 3 £350 -
Scenario Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Scenario Testing 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Scenario Testing.

1 11 (52.38%) SOA
1 11 (52.38%) JIRA
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) Workflow
3 8 (38.10%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) Confluence
3 8 (38.10%) Exploratory Testing
4 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 7 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
4 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 7 (33.33%) Use Case
4 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 7 (33.33%) Migration
4 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (33.33%) Scrum
4 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 7 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 7 (33.33%) C
4 7 (33.33%) Java
4 7 (33.33%) Web Services
5 6 (28.57%) Process Management
5 6 (28.57%) Project Management
5 6 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (28.57%) UML
5 6 (28.57%) Requirements Management
5 6 (28.57%) Content Management
5 6 (28.57%) Document Management
5 6 (28.57%) CMS

Scenario Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 8 (38.10%) Confluence
2 6 (28.57%) CMS
3 5 (23.81%) Documentum
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Maximo
1 5 (23.81%) SAP CO
1 5 (23.81%) SAP FI
1 5 (23.81%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (23.81%) SAP MM
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (4.76%) SAP CCM
3 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) JIRA
2 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (19.05%) Maven
4 3 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 3 (14.29%) Gatling
4 3 (14.29%) Selenium
4 3 (14.29%) SoapUI
4 3 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Test Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Business Analyst
4 6 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (23.81%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) Developer
6 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
7 3 (14.29%) IT Analyst
7 3 (14.29%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (14.29%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 3 (14.29%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
7 3 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (14.29%) Technical Test Analyst
8 2 (9.52%) Asset Management Analyst
9 1 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
9 1 (4.76%) Manual Test Analyst
9 1 (4.76%) SOA Analyst
9 1 (4.76%) UML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Web Services
2 4 (19.05%) JMS
2 4 (19.05%) JPA
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle ADF
2 4 (19.05%) REST
2 4 (19.05%) SOAP
2 4 (19.05%) Spring
2 4 (19.05%) XML
3 3 (14.29%) EclipseLink
3 3 (14.29%) EJB
3 3 (14.29%) EJB 3.0
3 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 3 (14.29%) Spring Boot
3 3 (14.29%) XSD
3 3 (14.29%) XSLT
4 1 (4.76%) JSP
4 1 (4.76%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Reference Data
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) SOA
2 10 (47.62%) Workflow
3 8 (38.10%) Exploratory Testing
4 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 7 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 7 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 7 (33.33%) Migration
4 7 (33.33%) Scrum
4 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
4 7 (33.33%) Use Case
4 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Content Management
5 6 (28.57%) Document Management
5 6 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (28.57%) Process Management
5 6 (28.57%) Project Management
5 6 (28.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) C
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
4 3 (14.29%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
1 5 (23.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (19.05%) ISEB
3 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) SAP
2 4 (19.05%) HP
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle