The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
South East / Berkshire
Rank 99 112 118
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 5 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.51% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.63% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 5
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £363 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +38.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1575 2057 2089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.67% 81.08% 74.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 753 1088 1065
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 65 45
Median hourly rate £23.34 £15.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.60% -45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.42 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Regression Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 2 £225 -43.75% 3
Slough +10 1 £475 +39.70%
Newbury +5 1 - -
Regression Testing
South East

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Regression 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 5 (33.33%) Test Management
2 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Selenium
2 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (26.67%) HP
2 4 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (26.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (13.33%) JIRA
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) Wireless
4 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (13.33%) .NET
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (13.33%) Windows

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) NetSuite
1 1 (6.67%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 1 (6.67%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) GoToWebinar
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) LTE
1 2 (13.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) Capybara
2 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Hudson
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
2 2 (13.33%) TestLink
2 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (6.67%) Bugzilla
3 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (6.67%) LSMW
3 1 (6.67%) Robot Framework
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Games
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) EDI Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) QA Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) QA Leader
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Architect
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior QA Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Test Management
2 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Open Source
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (13.33%) System Testing
4 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C#
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
1 4 (26.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) HP
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Ariba
4 1 (6.67%) Marketo
4 1 (6.67%) OpenText
4 1 (6.67%) Progress
4 1 (6.67%) SAP