The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Woking 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 / Woking
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 13 10
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking - 3.92% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.26% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.15%  
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 Woking with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Woking
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 68 38 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 85.00% 74.51% 73.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 29 23
Median daily rate £375 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +17.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
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 Woking

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Woking 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 Woking

Test Scripting
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Scripting in Woking

Test Scripting
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Test Scripting in Woking

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 Woking region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (75.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) AIX
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Smoke Testing
3 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Capita
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (75.00%) Migration Manager
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration Test Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) AIX
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Smoke Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Capita
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 5 days ago