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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 67 89 72
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -17
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 12 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.13% 0.62% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 0.77% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 11
Average daily rate £369 £311 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.47% -7.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
888 1038 913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 83.69% 79.91% 77.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 500 501
Average daily rate £406 £363 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.86% +2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 25
Average hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +71.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £11.67 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Regression Testing across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +8 9 £388 +14.81% 1
Regression Testing
South East

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (50.00%) ISEB
2 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) HP
3 5 (31.25%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (31.25%) Defect Management
4 4 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Spanish Language
5 3 (18.75%) Selenium
5 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Banking
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
5 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
5 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) User Stories
6 2 (12.50%) BDD
6 2 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Retail
6 2 (12.50%) Test Management
6 2 (12.50%) QA
6 2 (12.50%) Java

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Appium
2 1 (6.25%) eggPlant
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
2 1 (6.25%) JBehave
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) JMeter
2 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) TestComplete
2 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Spanish Language
3 3 (18.75%) Banking
4 2 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
5 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Test Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Test Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) HR Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Test Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Test Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) UAT Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) CSS3
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) HTML5
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (6.25%) SOAP
1 1 (6.25%) XML
1 1 (6.25%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Biometrics
2 1 (6.25%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
1 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
1 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Defect Management
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) SDLC
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Test Management
5 2 (12.50%) User Stories
6 1 (6.25%) B2C
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) F#
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) ISEB
2 4 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
3 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Compaq
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Terracotta
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) webMethods
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