The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 63 62 69
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 9 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.00% 1.12% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.46% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
Median daily rate £280 £310 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.69 £39.37 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +4.98%
Regression Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
733 684 714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.17% 76.68% 77.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 534 503
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 17 20
Median hourly rate £41.50 £41.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% +105.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.23 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £85.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) QA
2 5 (50.00%) System Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (30.00%) User Stories
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Wireframes
3 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (30.00%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) VLAN
4 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) IBM Notes
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) LAN

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (20.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (10.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (10.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) RS-232
1 2 (20.00%) RS-422
1 2 (20.00%) RTP
1 2 (20.00%) Skype
1 2 (20.00%) SNMP
1 2 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) VLAN
1 2 (20.00%) VoIP
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (20.00%) TestComplete
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Software Tester
3 2 (20.00%) UAT Manager
3 2 (20.00%) UAT Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Communications Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Integration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Financial Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Test Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 5 (50.00%) System Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) User Stories
2 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (30.00%) Wireframes
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Test Management
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Lotus