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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 74 78 76
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 4 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.43% 0.89% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 1.11% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 12
Median daily rate £475 £270 £211
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.92% +27.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £27.88 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+28.25% -20.35%
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
754 987 1032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.51% 79.79% 78.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 569 593
Median daily rate £415 £390 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.47% +6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 39
Median hourly rate £25.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.62 £11.00 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £27.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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
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 31 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +7 2 £475 +106.52% 1
Regression Testing
South East

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 7 (43.75%) ISEB
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
1 7 (43.75%) Software Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 6 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) Banking
4 4 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (25.00%) Linux
4 4 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 4 (25.00%) Spanish Language
4 4 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (25.00%) SDLC
4 4 (25.00%) Defect Management
5 3 (18.75%) Smoke Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Selenium
5 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle
5 3 (18.75%) Mainframe
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 2 (12.50%) SAP
6 2 (12.50%) Unix
6 2 (12.50%) Windows
6 2 (12.50%) Solaris
6 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 2 (12.50%) CRM

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Selenium
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
3 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 4 (25.00%) Spanish Language
4 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) Test Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) Test Leader
2 2 (12.50%) Tester
2 2 (12.50%) Verification Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) HR Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Test Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
3 1 (6.25%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Solaris
2 2 (12.50%) Unix
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Software Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 4 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 4 (25.00%) SDLC
3 4 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Smoke Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 2 (12.50%) User Stories
6 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (6.25%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (6.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) F#
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) ISEB
2 4 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) HP
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (12.50%) VMware