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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 38 31 37
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 8 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.19% 2.64% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 3.36% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Average daily rate £369 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £22.38
% change year-on-year
+38.88% +60.89%
Regression Testing
Cambridgeshire

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
310 238 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.93% 78.55% 71.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 147 104
Average daily rate £400 £380 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £209 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 15 23
Average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Regression Testing across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) Test Automation
3 8 (33.33%) Scrum
4 7 (29.17%) C++
4 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Selenium
5 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (25.00%) QA
5 6 (25.00%) Degree
5 6 (25.00%) jQuery
5 6 (25.00%) HTML
5 6 (25.00%) Java
5 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (25.00%) CSS
5 6 (25.00%) HTML5
5 6 (25.00%) CSS3
6 5 (20.83%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (20.83%) Appium
6 5 (20.83%) BDD
6 5 (20.83%) Mercurial
6 5 (20.83%) JBehave
6 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
6 5 (20.83%) Android
6 5 (20.83%) SAP
6 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
6 5 (20.83%) .NET
6 5 (20.83%) JMeter
6 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (20.83%) Performance Testing
6 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (8.33%) ColdFusion
2 1 (4.17%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Selenium
2 5 (20.83%) Appium
2 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.83%) JBehave
2 5 (20.83%) JMeter
2 5 (20.83%) Mercurial
3 2 (8.33%) HP UFT
3 2 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Tester
2 4 (16.67%) Developer
2 4 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 3 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Software Tester
3 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) SAP Test Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) CSS
1 6 (25.00%) CSS3
1 6 (25.00%) HTML
1 6 (25.00%) HTML5
1 6 (25.00%) jQuery
2 5 (20.83%) .NET
3 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (8.33%) RESTful
4 2 (8.33%) WCF
4 2 (8.33%) WinForms
5 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (4.17%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (12.50%) Device Driver
4 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Android
2 4 (16.67%) Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) Test Automation
3 8 (33.33%) Scrum
4 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
5 5 (20.83%) BDD
5 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (20.83%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Performance Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 3 (12.50%) MVC
6 3 (12.50%) TDD
6 3 (12.50%) Test Management
7 2 (8.33%) API Design
7 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Automation Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Kanban
7 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) C++
2 6 (25.00%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.67%) C#
3 4 (16.67%) Python
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) C
5 1 (4.17%) ABAP
5 1 (4.17%) ECMAScript
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
1 5 (20.83%) SAP
2 3 (12.50%) ServiceNow
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) HP