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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 146 162 180
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +18
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 25 25 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.73% 0.53% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.63% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 18
Median daily rate £406 £400 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +11.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £271 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.07% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.69 £39.37 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +4.98%
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
2987 3959 4687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.49% 84.07% 79.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2388 3161 3517
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 52
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.25 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £35.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 17 (43.59%) Finance
1 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) JIRA
2 12 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (28.21%) QA
4 9 (23.08%) Selenium
4 9 (23.08%) SDLC
4 9 (23.08%) Defect Management
5 8 (20.51%) WebDriver
5 8 (20.51%) Functional Testing
5 8 (20.51%) Banking
5 8 (20.51%) Front Office
6 7 (17.95%) TDD
6 7 (17.95%) SQL
6 7 (17.95%) Java
6 7 (17.95%) XML
6 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
6 7 (17.95%) Manual Testing
7 6 (15.38%) Test Strategy
7 6 (15.38%) C#
7 6 (15.38%) HTML
7 6 (15.38%) .NET
7 6 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (15.38%) OO
7 6 (15.38%) HP
7 6 (15.38%) Fixed Income
8 5 (12.82%) Scrum
8 5 (12.82%) Software Testing
8 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
8 5 (12.82%) Oracle

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 (7.69%) IIS
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) Confluence
3 1 (2.56%) Documentum
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Office
2 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle iProcurement
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (5.13%) Beauchamp
2 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (2.56%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) GitHub
2 2 (5.13%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.13%) Mimecast
2 2 (5.13%) Office 365
3 1 (2.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.56%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) JIRA
2 9 (23.08%) Selenium
3 8 (20.51%) WebDriver
4 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
5 5 (12.82%) Cucumber
6 4 (10.26%) JMeter
6 4 (10.26%) SoapUI
6 4 (10.26%) Subversion
7 3 (7.69%) HP UFT
7 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (7.69%) TeamCity
7 3 (7.69%) TestDirector
7 3 (7.69%) The Grinder
7 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
7 3 (7.69%) Zephyr
8 2 (5.13%) MSTest
8 2 (5.13%) NUnit
8 2 (5.13%) SpecFlow
9 1 (2.56%) Bugzilla
9 1 (2.56%) CruiseControl
General
1 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Banking
2 8 (20.51%) Front Office
3 3 (7.69%) Back Office
3 3 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 3 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Retail
5 1 (2.56%) Billing
5 1 (2.56%) Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Analyst
2 14 (35.90%) Test Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Tester
4 4 (10.26%) Automation Tester
4 4 (10.26%) Developer
5 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Programme Director
5 3 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Agile Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Risk Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) XML
2 6 (15.38%) .NET
2 6 (15.38%) HTML
3 5 (12.82%) Web Services
4 4 (10.26%) HTML5
4 4 (10.26%) SOAP
5 3 (7.69%) JSON
5 3 (7.69%) RESTful
5 3 (7.69%) WPF
6 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (5.13%) CSS
7 1 (2.56%) ADO
7 1 (2.56%) Behat
7 1 (2.56%) Flash
7 1 (2.56%) JSP
7 1 (2.56%) Middleware
7 1 (2.56%) ODBC
7 1 (2.56%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Fixed Income
1 6 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Algorithms
3 3 (7.69%) Data Structures
3 3 (7.69%) Hedge funds
3 3 (7.69%) N-Tier
4 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.56%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.56%) DTCC
5 1 (2.56%) EMC Centera
5 1 (2.56%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (2.56%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.56%) Fintech
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) Market Risk
5 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.56%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.56%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Linux
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (23.08%) Defect Management
3 9 (23.08%) SDLC
4 8 (20.51%) Functional Testing
5 7 (17.95%) Manual Testing
5 7 (17.95%) TDD
6 6 (15.38%) OO
6 6 (15.38%) Test Strategy
7 5 (12.82%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (12.82%) Scrum
7 5 (12.82%) Software Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
7 5 (12.82%) Test Scripting
8 4 (10.26%) Integration Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Migration
8 4 (10.26%) SOA
9 3 (7.69%) Multithreading
9 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) Java
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) C#
3 4 (10.26%) Python
4 3 (7.69%) C++
4 3 (7.69%) Jython
5 2 (5.13%) VBScript
6 1 (2.56%) ABAP
6 1 (2.56%) C
6 1 (2.56%) Perl
6 1 (2.56%) PHP
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
6 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) ISEB
1 4 (10.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.21%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) Basel III
2 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.56%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.56%) NetApp OnCommand
2 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) HP
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Citrix
3 2 (5.13%) IBM
3 2 (5.13%) Linedata
3 2 (5.13%) Murex
4 1 (2.56%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.56%) Brocade
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco
4 1 (2.56%) comScore
4 1 (2.56%) EMC
4 1 (2.56%) Gigya
4 1 (2.56%) Informatica
4 1 (2.56%) NetApp
4 1 (2.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.56%) Siebel
4 1 (2.56%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.56%) WorldPay
City, London
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Rate: £475 - £550 per day
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