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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
England / East Midlands
Rank 83 89 93
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 12 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.82% 0.76% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.97% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 1
Median daily rate £365 £250 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.00% -25.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1166 1240 1127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 79.27% 78.88% 75.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 736 752 635
Median daily rate £375 £388 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +5.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 34 43
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £43.75 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 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 21 February 2017.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Northamptonshire - 6 £365 - 1
Derbyshire - 3 - -
Nottinghamshire +4 2 £300 -
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 18 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (43.33%) Functional Testing
2 13 (43.33%) System Integration Testing
3 12 (40.00%) SQL
3 12 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (36.67%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (33.33%) VMware
5 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 10 (33.33%) ITIL
5 10 (33.33%) Dell
5 10 (33.33%) Boomi
5 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
5 10 (33.33%) Power BI
5 10 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
5 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (20.00%) Validation
8 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 5 (16.67%) Coaching
8 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
8 5 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 5 (16.67%) Oracle
9 4 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (10.00%) CICS
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 10 (33.33%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (33.33%) Power BI
2 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
2 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.33%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (10.00%) Banking
1 3 (10.00%) Billing
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Consultant
2 10 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 10 (33.33%) Integration Consultant
3 7 (23.33%) Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) SSIS Consultant
5 5 (16.67%) Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Test Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Applications Support
7 3 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Power BI Consultant
8 2 (6.67%) QA Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Quality Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
8 2 (6.67%) UI Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Banking Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) CSS
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
1 2 (6.67%) HTML5
1 2 (6.67%) WebSockets
2 1 (3.33%) SOAP
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
1 2 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (43.33%) Functional Testing
2 13 (43.33%) System Integration Testing
3 12 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
4 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (33.33%) ITIL
5 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.00%) Validation
7 5 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Coaching
7 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
8 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (13.33%) System Testing
9 3 (10.00%) ERP
9 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
9 3 (10.00%) Test Management
9 3 (10.00%) Test Strategy
10 2 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) COBOL
2 3 (10.00%) JCL
3 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) ISEB
1 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) Dell
2 10 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (10.00%) JD Edwards
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Infor