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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 178 169 178
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 29 53 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.73% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.95% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 36 33
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£420 £394 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £273 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £488 £665
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £305 £315
% change year-on-year
+8.19% -3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £42.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +112.50%
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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
4598 5565 5312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.84% 76.54% 75.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3552 4106 3940
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 74 90
Average hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -39.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £16.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £52.82 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 2014.

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 October 2014, 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 30 (51.72%) SQL
2 21 (36.21%) Finance
3 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (27.59%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (24.14%) QA
6 12 (20.69%) Java
6 12 (20.69%) HP
6 12 (20.69%) Banking
7 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
8 10 (17.24%) ISEB
8 10 (17.24%) Test Automation
8 10 (17.24%) HP Quality Center
9 9 (15.52%) Software Testing
9 9 (15.52%) XML
10 8 (13.79%) Oracle
10 8 (13.79%) Migration
10 8 (13.79%) JIRA
10 8 (13.79%) Selenium
10 8 (13.79%) Test Strategy
11 7 (12.07%) Test Scripting
11 7 (12.07%) Front Office
11 7 (12.07%) Web Services
11 7 (12.07%) Windows
12 6 (10.34%) Linux
12 6 (10.34%) Project Management
12 6 (10.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (10.34%) Risk Management
12 6 (10.34%) Test Management
12 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (10.34%) Automation Testing

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
1 2 (3.45%) LiveCycle
1 2 (3.45%) Confluence
2 1 (1.72%) JBoss
2 1 (1.72%) Apache
2 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.72%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (1.72%) CMS
2 1 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Project
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
1 3 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.72%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.72%) Cerner Millennium
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) HTTP
1 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.45%) DNS
1 2 (3.45%) SSL
2 1 (1.72%) Firewall
2 1 (1.72%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.72%) LDAP
2 1 (1.72%) LAN
2 1 (1.72%) WAN
2 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.62%) MySQL
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.17%) Star Schema
6 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.45%) DB2
7 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) JIRA
1 8 (13.79%) Selenium
2 6 (10.34%) WebDriver
3 5 (8.62%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (6.90%) JMeter
4 4 (6.90%) SoapUI
5 3 (5.17%) FitNesse
5 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.17%) LoadUI
6 2 (3.45%) Calabash
6 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.45%) LoadRunner
6 2 (3.45%) JUnit
6 2 (3.45%) Subversion
6 2 (3.45%) Robotium
7 1 (1.72%) Behat
7 1 (1.72%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.72%) XMLUnit
7 1 (1.72%) Hudson
7 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (36.21%) Finance
2 12 (20.69%) Banking
3 7 (12.07%) Front Office
4 4 (6.90%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Advertising
5 1 (1.72%) Publishing
5 1 (1.72%) Back Office
5 1 (1.72%) Electronics
5 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (43.10%) Analyst
2 15 (25.86%) Tester
3 13 (22.41%) Test Analyst
4 10 (17.24%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Automation Tester
7 3 (5.17%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (5.17%) Test Manager
7 3 (5.17%) DBA
7 3 (5.17%) SQL DBA
7 3 (5.17%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Business Manager
8 2 (3.45%) SAP Support
8 2 (3.45%) UAT Tester
8 2 (3.45%) Applications Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Tester
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.45%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) XML
2 7 (12.07%) Web Services
3 4 (6.90%) HTML
3 4 (6.90%) .NET
3 4 (6.90%) FIXML
3 4 (6.90%) FpML
4 3 (5.17%) SOAP
4 3 (5.17%) JSON
4 3 (5.17%) REST
5 2 (3.45%) HTML5
5 2 (3.45%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.72%) ICEfaces
6 1 (1.72%) CSS3
6 1 (1.72%) FastCGI
6 1 (1.72%) JMX
6 1 (1.72%) XML Messaging
6 1 (1.72%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.72%) Spring
6 1 (1.72%) JSF
6 1 (1.72%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.62%) Fixed Income
2 5 (8.62%) Derivative
3 3 (5.17%) Market Risk
3 3 (5.17%) Replication
3 3 (5.17%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.45%) Data Conversion
4 2 (3.45%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.72%) User Experience
5 1 (1.72%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.72%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.72%) PMI
5 1 (1.72%) NHS
5 1 (1.72%) Verilog
5 1 (1.72%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (1.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.72%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Windows
2 6 (10.34%) Linux
3 5 (8.62%) UNIX
4 3 (5.17%) Android
4 3 (5.17%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.59%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (17.24%) Test Automation
4 9 (15.52%) Software Testing
5 8 (13.79%) Migration
5 8 (13.79%) Test Strategy
6 7 (12.07%) Test Scripting
7 6 (10.34%) Risk Management
7 6 (10.34%) Project Management
7 6 (10.34%) Test Management
7 6 (10.34%) Automation Testing
8 5 (8.62%) Test Planning
8 5 (8.62%) Integration Testing
8 5 (8.62%) Scrum
8 5 (8.62%) Business Analysis
8 5 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.62%) Manual Testing
8 5 (8.62%) TDD
9 4 (6.90%) Data Modelling
9 4 (6.90%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (51.72%) SQL
2 12 (20.69%) Java
3 5 (8.62%) C#
3 5 (8.62%) VBA
4 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.90%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.17%) PHP
5 3 (5.17%) Ruby
6 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.72%) XPath
7 1 (1.72%) Groovy
7 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.72%) Perl
7 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) ISEB
2 4 (6.90%) ISTQB
2 4 (6.90%) Degree
3 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.72%) PMP
4 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.14%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.72%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (17.24%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.45%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (20.69%) HP
2 8 (13.79%) Oracle
3 4 (6.90%) Murex
4 2 (3.45%) Sybase
4 2 (3.45%) SAP
4 2 (3.45%) Adobe
4 2 (3.45%) Informatica
4 2 (3.45%) Teradata
5 1 (1.72%) jBASE
5 1 (1.72%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.72%) F5
5 1 (1.72%) Tableau
5 1 (1.72%) Apple
5 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.72%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.72%) Temenos
5 1 (1.72%) Fidessa
5 1 (1.72%) EMC
5 1 (1.72%) Cerner
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