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 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 39 40 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 9 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.35% 2.19% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.17% 2.82% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 2
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£433 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% +13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%
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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
284 284 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 74.15% 77.81% 61.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 174 107
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 29
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £21.24 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 12 (70.59%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (52.94%) Scrum
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2
4 4 (23.53%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) SAP
4 4 (23.53%) Service Management
4 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
4 4 (23.53%) SaaS
5 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Degree
5 3 (17.65%) LAMP
5 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) .NET
5 3 (17.65%) HTML
5 3 (17.65%) Python
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) DSDM
6 2 (11.76%) Internet
6 2 (11.76%) CSS
6 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.76%) JMeter
6 2 (11.76%) Electronics
6 2 (11.76%) VMware
6 2 (11.76%) SAP MDM
6 2 (11.76%) jQuery
6 2 (11.76%) QA
6 2 (11.76%) Selenium

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP MDM
2 1 (5.88%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JMeter
1 2 (11.76%) Selenium
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) Mercurial
1 2 (11.76%) JBehave
1 2 (11.76%) Appium
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Project Manager
2 4 (23.53%) IT Project Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Tester
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Test Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Integration Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Regression Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) QA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) LAMP
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) jQuery
2 2 (11.76%) HTML5
2 2 (11.76%) CSS3
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (52.94%) Scrum
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2
4 4 (23.53%) Service Management
4 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
5 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
5 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) DSDM
6 2 (11.76%) Data Management
6 2 (11.76%) Content Management
6 2 (11.76%) BDD
6 2 (11.76%) Data Governance
6 2 (11.76%) Master Data Management
6 2 (11.76%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle