The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 18 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 20 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.73% 2.69% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.41% 3.13% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 6
Median daily rate £375 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +0.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +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 Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
270 288 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 77.36% 86.23% 77.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 175 158
Median daily rate £425 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 22 17
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £29.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 17 (70.83%) Degree
2 16 (66.67%) C
3 15 (62.50%) Embedded C
3 15 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 15 (62.50%) Computer Science
4 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 3 (12.50%) QA
5 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 3 (12.50%) Scrum
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Electronics
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL
6 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.33%) Windows
6 2 (8.33%) Linux
6 2 (8.33%) DSDM
6 2 (8.33%) Python
6 2 (8.33%) Selenium
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Test Management
7 1 (4.17%) JIRA
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Bluetooth
1 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
1 1 (4.17%) PSTN
1 1 (4.17%) RS-232
1 1 (4.17%) Skype
1 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
1 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) Appium
3 1 (4.17%) Bugzilla
3 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.17%) Gerrit
3 1 (4.17%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) JMeter
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
3 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) C Developer
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
1 9 (37.50%) Embedded C Developer
1 9 (37.50%) Embedded Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 2 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Test Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Tester
4 1 (4.17%) DSP Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) QA Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) QA Tester
4 1 (4.17%) Software Tester
4 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.17%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 3 (12.50%) Scrum
3 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.33%) DSDM
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Content Management
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) C
2 15 (62.50%) Embedded C
3 2 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) BT
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Samsung
2 1 (4.17%) SAP
2 1 (4.17%) webMethods