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 2 May 2016 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 118 111 121
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 10 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.40% 0.77% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 1.03% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 5
Median daily rate £418 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.28% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £252 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £400 £336
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.90 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+31.98% -
Regression Testing
South East

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
1967 2130 2025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.09% 74.53% 74.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1061 1124 1030
Median daily rate £408 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £502 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 64 45
Median hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £42.50 £32.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 2 May 2016.

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 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -16 2 £461 +31.78% 1
Slough +10 1 £275 +17.64%
Maidenhead - 1 £425 -
Newbury - 1 - - 1
Regression Testing
South East

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 9 (45.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) Selenium
4 5 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle
5 4 (20.00%) Primavera
5 4 (20.00%) ISEB
5 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (20.00%) Migration
5 4 (20.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (15.00%) SELinux
6 3 (15.00%) User Experience
6 3 (15.00%) WebDriver
6 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (15.00%) Automation Testing
6 3 (15.00%) CentOS
6 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (15.00%) VPN
6 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (15.00%) UML
7 2 (10.00%) Java
7 2 (10.00%) EPoS
7 2 (10.00%) HP UFT
7 2 (10.00%) LoadRunner

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 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) VPN
2 1 (5.00%) FTP
2 1 (5.00%) H.323
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (5.00%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Selenium
2 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (15.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (10.00%) eggPlant
3 2 (10.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (10.00%) TestComplete
4 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.00%) Introscope
4 1 (5.00%) JMeter
4 1 (5.00%) JProfiler
4 1 (5.00%) JUnit
4 1 (5.00%) Maven
4 1 (5.00%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (5.00%) Toad
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Tester
2 4 (20.00%) Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 4 (20.00%) Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Functional Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Performance Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Security Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) EPoS Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Regression Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Test Manager
4 2 (10.00%) UAT Tester
5 1 (5.00%) SOA Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) JDBC
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
1 1 (5.00%) ODBC
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) EPoS
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) CentOS
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
3 1 (5.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (20.00%) Migration
4 4 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (15.00%) UML
6 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.00%) BDD
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) C++
2 1 (5.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) ISEB
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SELinux
2 1 (5.00%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (5.00%) nmon
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) SAP