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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 133 138 175
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +37
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 20 50 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.64% 0.97% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.20% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 34 24
Average daily rate £344 £440 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £304 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £550 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +0.74%
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
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
2644 4159 4730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.04% 80.90% 79.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2091 3247 3422
Average daily rate £488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 51
Average hourly rate £24.00 £23.10 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.91% -15.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Regression Testing across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 18 (48.65%) SQL
2 13 (35.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (29.73%) Test Scripting
3 11 (29.73%) Finance
4 10 (27.03%) Oracle
4 10 (27.03%) JIRA
5 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (24.32%) Windows
5 9 (24.32%) HP
6 8 (21.62%) ISEB
6 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
6 8 (21.62%) ISTQB
6 8 (21.62%) Defect Management
7 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (18.92%) Test Automation
7 7 (18.92%) Banking
8 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
9 5 (13.51%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (13.51%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (13.51%) Scrum
9 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (13.51%) Java
9 5 (13.51%) Linux
9 5 (13.51%) ITIL
9 5 (13.51%) Unix
10 4 (10.81%) Change Management
10 4 (10.81%) Dell
10 4 (10.81%) EMC
10 4 (10.81%) HTTP
10 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 4 (10.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS Project
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SimCorp Dimension
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) HTTP
1 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) DB2
5 1 (2.70%) GIS
5 1 (2.70%) MySQL
5 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) JIRA
2 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (10.81%) Appium
3 4 (10.81%) Calabash
3 4 (10.81%) Cucumber
4 3 (8.11%) JBehave
4 3 (8.11%) Selenium
4 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
4 3 (8.11%) Zephyr
5 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.41%) SoapUI
5 2 (5.41%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.70%) JUnit
6 1 (2.70%) Maven
6 1 (2.70%) NUnit
6 1 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.70%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Front Office
4 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Retail
4 2 (5.41%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Advertising
5 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.70%) Legal
5 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Analyst
2 15 (40.54%) Test Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Tester
4 3 (8.11%) Banking Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Functional Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Regression Test Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Test Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Automation Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) QC Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Siebel Tester
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Test Automation Specialist
6 1 (2.70%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Strategy Manager
6 1 (2.70%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
1 2 (5.41%) REST
2 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.70%) Behat
2 1 (2.70%) CSS
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) jQuery
2 1 (2.70%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) RESTful
2 1 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.70%) SOAP
2 1 (2.70%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.11%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (8.11%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Biometrics
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.70%) Equities
4 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.70%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.70%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Unix
3 4 (10.81%) Android
3 4 (10.81%) Apple iOS
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (29.73%) Test Scripting
3 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.62%) Defect Management
5 7 (18.92%) Test Automation
6 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.51%) ITIL
6 5 (13.51%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (13.51%) Scrum
7 4 (10.81%) Automation Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Change Management
7 4 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (10.81%) Data Security
7 4 (10.81%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (10.81%) Integration Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Load Testing
7 4 (10.81%) SDLC
7 4 (10.81%) Validation
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (8.11%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) Java
3 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.41%) C#
4 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.70%) C++
5 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.70%) Python
5 1 (2.70%) Ruby
5 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) ISEB
1 8 (21.62%) ISTQB
2 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) DV Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.70%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (10.81%) DatAdvantage
3 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Oracle
2 9 (24.32%) HP
3 4 (10.81%) Dell
3 4 (10.81%) EMC
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.81%) Siebel
3 4 (10.81%) Varonis
4 3 (8.11%) WorldPay
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) Compaq
5 1 (2.70%) comScore
5 1 (2.70%) Red Gate
5 1 (2.70%) SimCorp
5 1 (2.70%) Sybase
5 1 (2.70%) Terracotta
5 1 (2.70%) webMethods
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