The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 55 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.24% - 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% - 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate £320 - £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £339 £339
% change year-on-year
-4.05% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -15.29%
Regression Testing
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
360 223 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 86.75% 71.94% 74.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 170 132
Average daily rate £350 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £22.50 £97.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% -76.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Regression Testing across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) TDD
2 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 16 (88.89%) Scrum
2 16 (88.89%) Software Testing
2 16 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (88.89%) HTML
2 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 16 (88.89%) XML
3 15 (83.33%) XSLT
3 15 (83.33%) UML
3 15 (83.33%) IIS
3 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 15 (83.33%) CSS
3 15 (83.33%) SOAP
3 15 (83.33%) Web Services
3 15 (83.33%) C#
3 15 (83.33%) .NET
3 15 (83.33%) OO
3 15 (83.33%) Data Modelling
3 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 15 (83.33%) XForms
3 15 (83.33%) MVC
3 15 (83.33%) jQuery
3 15 (83.33%) Ajax
4 14 (77.78%) XPath
4 14 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 7 (38.89%) Entity Framework

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 15 (83.33%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) Mule
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) FitNesse
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 13 (72.22%) .NET Developer
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Applications Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Automated Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) HTML
1 16 (88.89%) XML
2 15 (83.33%) .NET
2 15 (83.33%) Ajax
2 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 15 (83.33%) CSS
2 15 (83.33%) jQuery
2 15 (83.33%) SOAP
2 15 (83.33%) Web Services
2 15 (83.33%) XForms
2 15 (83.33%) XSLT
3 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 7 (38.89%) Entity Framework
5 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (5.56%) EJB
6 1 (5.56%) EJB 3.0
6 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) NHS
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) AS400
2 1 (5.56%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Android
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (88.89%) Scrum
2 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 16 (88.89%) Software Testing
2 16 (88.89%) TDD
3 15 (83.33%) Data Modelling
3 15 (83.33%) MVC
3 15 (83.33%) OO
3 15 (83.33%) UML
4 5 (27.78%) Server Building
5 3 (16.67%) SDLC
6 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
6 2 (11.11%) OOP
6 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.56%) API Testing
7 1 (5.56%) BDD
7 1 (5.56%) Load Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 15 (83.33%) C#
3 14 (77.78%) XPath
4 7 (38.89%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) SOASTA, Inc