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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 71 77 65
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 11 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.94% 0.095% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 0.13% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 4
Average daily rate
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£211 £550 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.59% +120.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £550 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £550 £268
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.60% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £29.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +46.25%
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
878 791 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 74.79% 75.33% 70.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 409 345
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 36 53
Average hourly rate £16.50 £22.88 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.86% +57.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £66.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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
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 19 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 4 £280 -
High Wycombe - 3 £210 - 1
Regression Testing
South East

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 18 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 11 (52.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (47.62%) QA
3 10 (47.62%) Finance
4 9 (42.86%) SQL
5 7 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 7 (33.33%) Test Management
6 6 (28.57%) Dynamics GP
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 6 (28.57%) Functional Testing
7 5 (23.81%) JIRA
8 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
8 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
8 4 (19.05%) Selenium
8 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
8 4 (19.05%) NHS
8 4 (19.05%) C#
9 3 (14.29%) Java
9 3 (14.29%) XML
9 3 (14.29%) HND
9 3 (14.29%) .NET
9 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
9 3 (14.29%) WatiN
9 3 (14.29%) Telerik
9 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
9 3 (14.29%) Workflow
9 3 (14.29%) Degree
10 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
10 2 (9.52%) ISEB

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (4.76%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) JIRA
2 4 (19.05%) Selenium
3 3 (14.29%) WatiN
4 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Back Office
2 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Test Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Tester
3 4 (19.05%) QA Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Test Leader
4 3 (14.29%) QA Tester
4 3 (14.29%) Quality Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Test Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) CRM Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Tester
6 1 (4.76%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Tester
6 1 (4.76%) QA Leader
6 1 (4.76%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) XML
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) NHS
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Open Source
3 1 (4.76%) Telematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 11 (52.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Test Management
4 6 (28.57%) Functional Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
6 3 (14.29%) Workflow
7 2 (9.52%) CRM
8 1 (4.76%) Project Management
8 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.76%) BDD
8 1 (4.76%) Release Management
8 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.76%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) HND
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Telerik
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Symantec
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle