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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 84 98 76
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -22
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 10 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.63% 0.49% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.62% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 8
Median daily rate £700 £325 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+115.21% +2.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.29 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+30.12% -7.14%
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
1288 1286 1113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.21% 78.18% 74.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 808 773 576
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 33 74
Median hourly rate £16.05 £17.30 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.25% -3.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.92 £10.61 £10.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.45 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Derbyshire +19 9 £700 -
Leicestershire - 1 £475 - 1
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 18 (72.00%) SDLC
2 17 (68.00%) Test Scripting
3 13 (52.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (44.00%) Finance
5 10 (40.00%) System Testing
6 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (28.00%) QA
7 7 (28.00%) Automation Testing
7 7 (28.00%) Waterfall
8 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
8 6 (24.00%) Retail
8 6 (24.00%) ERP
9 5 (20.00%) SQL
10 4 (16.00%) Performance Testing
10 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
11 3 (12.00%) Selenium
11 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
11 3 (12.00%) .NET
11 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
11 3 (12.00%) HP
11 3 (12.00%) C#
11 3 (12.00%) SAP
11 3 (12.00%) Internet
11 3 (12.00%) Mainframe
11 3 (12.00%) Kronos
11 3 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (12.00%) Resource Management
12 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
12 2 (8.00%) MS Excel

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:

Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Selenium
1 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Analyst
1 18 (72.00%) Test Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Test Manager
3 6 (24.00%) UAT Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) UAT Test Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) UAT Manager
4 5 (20.00%) UAT Test Manager
5 3 (12.00%) ERP Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Programme Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Programme Test Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Strategy Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Test Programme Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Manual Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Manual Tester
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Software Tester
7 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) SDLC
2 17 (68.00%) Test Scripting
3 13 (52.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (40.00%) System Testing
5 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (28.00%) Automation Testing
6 7 (28.00%) Waterfall
7 6 (24.00%) ERP
7 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Performance Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
9 3 (12.00%) Resource Management
9 3 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Test Management
10 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
11 1 (4.00%) Non-Functional Testing
11 1 (4.00%) User Stories
11 1 (4.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) C#
2 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) ISEB
1 2 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) HP
1 3 (12.00%) Kronos
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (12.00%) SAP