The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 150 175 170
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -5
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 16 38 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.47% 0.64% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.79% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 32 29
Median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.11% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £340 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £323 £320
% change year-on-year
+16.27% +0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £27.88 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+27.35% -20.35%
Regression Testing
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2919 4781 4626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.33% 80.65% 80.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2374 3786 3439
Median daily rate £475 £469 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 47 47
Median hourly rate £12.50 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +2.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (39.47%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (36.84%) Finance
4 13 (34.21%) SQL
5 10 (26.32%) QA
5 10 (26.32%) Functional Testing
6 9 (23.68%) Integration Testing
7 8 (21.05%) System Testing
7 8 (21.05%) Test Strategy
7 8 (21.05%) JIRA
7 8 (21.05%) Validation
7 8 (21.05%) Scrum
8 7 (18.42%) Banking
8 7 (18.42%) Test Scripting
8 7 (18.42%) Performance Testing
8 7 (18.42%) Selenium
9 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
10 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
10 5 (13.16%) WebDriver
10 5 (13.16%) SDLC
10 5 (13.16%) Exploratory Testing
11 4 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
11 4 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (10.53%) Manual Testing
11 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
11 4 (10.53%) Cucumber
11 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
11 4 (10.53%) Migration
11 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) Confluence
2 1 (2.63%) Documentum
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.63%) Beauchamp
2 1 (2.63%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.63%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.26%) Mimecast
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) GitHub
2 1 (2.63%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.26%) MS Access
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.63%) OLTP
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) JIRA
2 7 (18.42%) Selenium
3 5 (13.16%) WebDriver
4 4 (10.53%) Cucumber
5 3 (7.89%) SoapUI
5 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (5.26%) HP UFT
6 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 2 (5.26%) JMeter
7 1 (2.63%) Bugzilla
7 1 (2.63%) CruiseControl
7 1 (2.63%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.63%) The Grinder
7 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.63%) Zephyr
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Advertising
3 2 (5.26%) Billing
3 2 (5.26%) Front Office
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Analyst
2 14 (36.84%) Test Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Tester
4 5 (13.16%) Banking Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) QA Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Regression Test Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Tester
7 2 (5.26%) Automation Tester
7 2 (5.26%) Excel Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Java Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) QC Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Risk Business Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
2 3 (7.89%) SOAP
2 3 (7.89%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) ADO
3 1 (2.63%) Ajax
3 1 (2.63%) Behat
3 1 (2.63%) CSS
3 1 (2.63%) Flash
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) JSON
3 1 (2.63%) Middleware
3 1 (2.63%) ODBC
3 1 (2.63%) RESTful
3 1 (2.63%) STL
3 1 (2.63%) Velocity
3 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Cloud
2 2 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (5.26%) Reinsurance
3 1 (2.63%) DTCC
3 1 (2.63%) EMC Centera
3 1 (2.63%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (2.63%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.63%) Equities
3 1 (2.63%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.63%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (39.47%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (26.32%) Functional Testing
4 9 (23.68%) Integration Testing
5 8 (21.05%) Scrum
5 8 (21.05%) System Testing
5 8 (21.05%) Test Strategy
5 8 (21.05%) Validation
6 7 (18.42%) Performance Testing
6 7 (18.42%) Test Scripting
7 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.16%) Exploratory Testing
7 5 (13.16%) SDLC
7 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
8 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
8 4 (10.53%) Manual Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Migration
8 4 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) Java
3 3 (7.89%) Python
3 3 (7.89%) VBA
4 2 (5.26%) C#
4 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.26%) VBScript
5 1 (2.63%) C++
5 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) Jython
5 1 (2.63%) Perl
5 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) ISTQB
2 3 (7.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.26%) ISEB
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) WCAG
3 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.63%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) HP
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle
4 2 (5.26%) Citrix
4 2 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.63%) Brocade
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco
5 1 (2.63%) comScore
5 1 (2.63%) EMC
5 1 (2.63%) Gigya
5 1 (2.63%) Informatica
5 1 (2.63%) Linedata
5 1 (2.63%) NetApp
5 1 (2.63%) Siebel
5 1 (2.63%) SimCorp
5 1 (2.63%) Sybase
5 1 (2.63%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.63%) WorldPay
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