The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank - 35 36
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 0.41% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.48% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £338 £356
% change year-on-year
+8.14% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.29 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+30.12% -7.14%
Regression Testing
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
157 210 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 78.89% 87.14% 87.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 141 60
Median daily rate £413 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £320 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 18
Median hourly rate £20.78 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.62% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester region citing Regression Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Regression Testing
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA