The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 66 72 84
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 11 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.19% 0.60% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 0.73% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 5
Median daily rate £295 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.58% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £440 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.23%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
754 822 975
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.43% 82.28% 79.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 431 506
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £294 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £528 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 20 22
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.20 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.36% +1.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Milton Keynes +2 9 £300 -29.41% 1
Regression Testing
South East

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 14 (82.35%) QA
2 11 (64.71%) Selenium
2 11 (64.71%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 10 (58.82%) QA Automation
4 9 (52.94%) XML
4 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (47.06%) Finance
5 8 (47.06%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (41.18%) Defect Management
6 7 (41.18%) JIRA
6 7 (41.18%) PL/SQL
7 6 (35.29%) Performance Testing
7 6 (35.29%) BDD
7 6 (35.29%) WebDriver
7 6 (35.29%) Functional Testing
8 5 (29.41%) Integration Testing
8 5 (29.41%) ISEB
9 4 (23.53%) HP
9 4 (23.53%) Web Testing
9 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
9 4 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (23.53%) API Testing
9 4 (23.53%) SDET
10 3 (17.65%) Automation Testing
10 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (17.65%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 3 (17.65%) Workflow
10 3 (17.65%) High Availability
10 3 (17.65%) Compaq

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Selenium
2 7 (41.18%) JIRA
3 6 (35.29%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.88%) Appium
4 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
4 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.88%) Genymotion
4 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.88%) IntelliJ
4 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) QA Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Automation Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) QA Automation Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Analyst
4 5 (29.41%) Java Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) QA Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Integration Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Software Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Tester
6 1 (5.88%) UAT Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) QA Automation
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (41.18%) Defect Management
5 6 (35.29%) BDD
5 6 (35.29%) Functional Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Performance Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Integration Testing
7 4 (23.53%) API Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
7 4 (23.53%) Web Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Automation Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Biometrics
8 3 (17.65%) High Availability
8 3 (17.65%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Workflow
9 2 (11.76%) ITIL
9 2 (11.76%) Service Management
9 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) ISEB
2 4 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) HND
4 1 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (82.35%) QA
2 4 (23.53%) SDET
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) HP
2 3 (17.65%) Compaq
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) SAP