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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 62 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.92% 0.24% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £366 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.43% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £353 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.39% +8.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-55.00% +7.69%
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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
686 636 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 79.21% 77.47% 68.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 456 207
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 34 9
Average hourly rate £37.04 £24.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.18% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.96 £16.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Regression Testing across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Load Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Selenium
2 7 (70.00%) SDLC
3 6 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (60.00%) Automation Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (60.00%) JIRA
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Teradata
5 1 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) ISEB
5 1 (10.00%) OCA
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (10.00%) HP UFT

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Selenium
2 6 (60.00%) JIRA
2 6 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (10.00%) Grunt
3 1 (10.00%) Bower
3 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) CSS3
1 1 (10.00%) Mustache
1 1 (10.00%) Sass
1 1 (10.00%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) W3C
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Load Testing
2 7 (70.00%) SDLC
3 6 (60.00%) Automation Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Web Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) SMACSS
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile First
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) OCA
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) HP
1 1 (10.00%) Teradata