The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridge region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 39 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.10% 0.52% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 0.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £200 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £300 £410
% change year-on-year
+4.58% -26.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-25.41% +1.69%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
267 222 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 73.35% 57.96% 64.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 98 155
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 28 33
Average hourly rate £39.50 £38.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.59% -9.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.50 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £56.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Regression Testing
Cambridgeshire

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
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 17 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) VBA
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB