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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 36 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 4 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.08% 1.81% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 2.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£340 £260 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £305 £315
% change year-on-year
+8.19% -3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £42.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +112.50%
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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
259 244 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 70.19% 73.72% 67.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 110 141
Average daily rate £375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £459 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 26 50
Average hourly rate £37.50 £41.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £15.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £60.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Information Management
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 3 (27.27%) SaaS
4 3 (27.27%) Release Management
4 3 (27.27%) DSDM
4 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) LAMP
5 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) ISEB
5 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
6 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
6 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
6 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
6 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
6 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP MDM
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DECT
1 1 (9.09%) TETRA
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Advertising
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) LAMP
2 1 (9.09%) SOAP
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Information Management
4 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 3 (27.27%) DSDM
4 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Release Management
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
6 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
6 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) VBA
1 1 (9.09%) Python
1 1 (9.09%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) SAP