The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 58 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 6 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.85% 0.91% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £370 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.69 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+7.09% -3.20%
Regression Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
573 508 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.51% 76.97% 71.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 318 304
Median daily rate £425 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £560 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 10
Median hourly rate £18.00 £31.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +57.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.73 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.01 £49.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 4 (44.44%) JIRA
5 3 (33.33%) Selenium
5 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Subversion
5 3 (33.33%) Ruby
5 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) nginx
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon S3
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (33.33%) Open Source
5 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 3 (33.33%) Puppet
5 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (33.33%) REST
5 3 (33.33%) Route 53
5 3 (33.33%) Rackspace
5 3 (33.33%) MySQL
5 3 (33.33%) PHP
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Python
5 3 (33.33%) HTTP

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (33.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (33.33%) Route 53
1 3 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (22.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
1 3 (33.33%) SSL
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
1 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) JIRA
3 3 (33.33%) Selenium
3 3 (33.33%) Subversion
4 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
4 2 (22.22%) Hudson
4 2 (22.22%) PhantomJS
4 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
5 1 (11.11%) JMeter
5 1 (11.11%) JUnit
5 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (11.11%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior WebOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) WebOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer in Test
3 1 (11.11%) ERP Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Tester
3 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) QA Manual Tester
3 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) ELK Stack
2 3 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (33.33%) REST
2 3 (33.33%) Sensu
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) Gherkin
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) JSON
3 2 (22.22%) Node.js
3 2 (22.22%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) Open Source
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Web Operations
4 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 2 (22.22%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Kanban
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 3 (33.33%) PHP
1 3 (33.33%) Python
1 3 (33.33%) Ruby
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Ansible
1 3 (33.33%) collectd
1 3 (33.33%) Kibana
1 3 (33.33%) logstash
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
1 3 (33.33%) Salt
1 3 (33.33%) StatsD
1 3 (33.33%) Terraform
2 2 (22.22%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Rackspace
1 3 (33.33%) SaltStack
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle