The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 81 93 80
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 15 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.93% 0.52% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.67% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 10
Average daily rate £588 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.63% +2.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £248 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £385 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.90 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+31.98% -
Regression Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1303 1346 1206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.43% 77.09% 76.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 807 798 617
Average daily rate £390 £388 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +7.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 38 88
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £25.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.00 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £25.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Regression Testing across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +11 10 £700 - 3
Leicestershire +1 4 £363 - 1
Nottinghamshire -2 1 - - 1
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 19 (73.08%) SDLC
2 16 (61.54%) Test Scripting
3 12 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (46.15%) Finance
4 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (38.46%) System Testing
5 9 (34.62%) Waterfall
6 7 (26.92%) QA
6 7 (26.92%) SQL
6 7 (26.92%) Automation Testing
7 6 (23.08%) ERP
7 6 (23.08%) Retail
7 6 (23.08%) Software Testing
7 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
8 5 (19.23%) HP
9 4 (15.38%) ISEB
9 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
10 3 (11.54%) Selenium
10 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (11.54%) C#
10 3 (11.54%) Resource Management
10 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (11.54%) Non-Functional Testing
10 3 (11.54%) Internet
10 3 (11.54%) Mainframe
10 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
10 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
10 3 (11.54%) .NET
10 3 (11.54%) SAP
10 3 (11.54%) Kronos

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Selenium
1 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Analyst
1 17 (65.38%) Test Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Automation Test Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Test Manager
4 5 (19.23%) UAT Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) UAT Manager
4 5 (19.23%) UAT Test Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) UAT Test Manager
5 3 (11.54%) ERP Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Programme Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Programme Test Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Strategy Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Test Programme Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Test Strategy Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Lead Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Manual Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Mainframe
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Unix
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) SDLC
2 16 (61.54%) Test Scripting
3 12 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (38.46%) System Testing
5 9 (34.62%) Waterfall
6 7 (26.92%) Automation Testing
7 6 (23.08%) ERP
7 6 (23.08%) Software Testing
7 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
8 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
9 3 (11.54%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (11.54%) Resource Management
9 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (7.69%) Agile Testing
10 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
10 2 (7.69%) Functional Testing
10 2 (7.69%) Manual Testing
10 2 (7.69%) Test Management
10 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) C#
2 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) HP
2 3 (11.54%) Kronos
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) SAP
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
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