The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 24 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 31 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.12% 0.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 0.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £320 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £342 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £15.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+126.98% -58.00%
Regression Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
175 185 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 74.15% 76.45% 75.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 90 106
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 27 18
Median hourly rate £26.44 £41.24 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.88% +157.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £25.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 Dorset

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 5 £320 -
Regression Testing
South West

Regression Testing
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (60.00%) iPad
2 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Document Management
3 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Line Management
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (60.00%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (40.00%) Document Management
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
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