The first table below looks at the demand for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedfordshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 49 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.20% - 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% - 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
- -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -7.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
412 150 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.78% 63.03% 75.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 76 140
Average daily rate £413 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.01% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 8
Average hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £35.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -36.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £22.50 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Regression Testing
East of England

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Regression Testing across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Regression Testing across the Bedfordshire region.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Regression Testing across the Bedfordshire region.

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Regression Testing.

1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (20.00%) VMS
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Minerva
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Android

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Regression Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Minerva
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
1 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) VMS
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) VMware