The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 46 44 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.50% 0.52% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.61% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £380 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% +4.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +0.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +38.88%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
354 326 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 88.72% 84.46% 72.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 210 126
Median daily rate £445 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £282 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 10
Median hourly rate £25.00 £17.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.92% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £11.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.90 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry 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 Coventry

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Integration Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
2 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) ISEB
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Stress Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 3 (42.86%) System Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Content Management
4 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 2 (28.57%) CMS
5 1 (14.29%) Replication
5 1 (14.29%) Migration

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Tester
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Agile Tester
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Tester
1 3 (42.86%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) OAuth
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
2 1 (14.29%) SAML
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) WCF
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) XSD
2 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Integration Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) Exploratory Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Stress Testing
3 3 (42.86%) System Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Content Management
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) OOD
5 1 (14.29%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft