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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 75 75 76
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 11 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.89% 0.84% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.11% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£270 £210 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
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%
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
959 992 752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.53% 75.55% 73.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 553 577 402
Average daily rate £391 £368 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 38 31
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £27.00 £37.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 0 8 £230 -19.29%
Regression Testing
South East

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 14 (73.68%) Test Scripting
2 13 (68.42%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (68.42%) ISEB
3 11 (57.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (52.63%) HP
5 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
5 9 (47.37%) ISTQB
6 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (21.05%) Test Planning
7 4 (21.05%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
7 4 (21.05%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (15.79%) System Testing
8 3 (15.79%) QA
8 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
8 3 (15.79%) Finance
8 3 (15.79%) Automotive
8 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (15.79%) SQL
9 2 (10.53%) CRM
9 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
9 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
9 2 (10.53%) ITIL
9 2 (10.53%) UNIX
9 2 (10.53%) Service Management
9 2 (10.53%) ISEB Practitioner

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics GP
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Automotive
2 1 (5.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Analyst
1 18 (94.74%) Test Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Test Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Tester
3 1 (5.26%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) SOAP
1 1 (5.26%) XML
1 1 (5.26%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.26%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Test Scripting
2 13 (68.42%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
4 4 (21.05%) Test Planning
4 4 (21.05%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
5 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
5 3 (15.79%) System Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Load Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) CRM
6 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) ISEB
2 11 (57.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (47.37%) ISTQB
4 2 (10.53%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) HP
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Compaq
3 1 (5.26%) webMethods
3 1 (5.26%) Terracotta