The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
England / East of England
Rank 93 109 75
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -34
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 30 15 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.41% 0.65% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 0.84% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 36
Median daily rate £294 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.08% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £413 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £324 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.30% +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1694 1783 1977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.46% 77.45% 77.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 990 1068 1219
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 172 135
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +63.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 16 January 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
Cambridgeshire +14 26 £275 -8.33% 1
Hertfordshire +5 4 £313 - 4
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 of England region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (42.11%) Degree
1 24 (42.11%) QA
2 17 (29.82%) C
2 17 (29.82%) Selenium
2 17 (29.82%) Test Automation
3 16 (28.07%) Test Scripting
3 16 (28.07%) Cucumber
3 16 (28.07%) BDD
3 16 (28.07%) Java
3 16 (28.07%) TDD
3 16 (28.07%) Software Engineering
4 15 (26.32%) Computer Science
4 15 (26.32%) Embedded C
4 15 (26.32%) WebDriver
4 15 (26.32%) Automation Testing
5 14 (24.56%) Scrum
6 13 (22.81%) Jenkins
6 13 (22.81%) JBehave
7 12 (21.05%) Test Strategy
7 12 (21.05%) Finance
8 11 (19.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
9 10 (17.54%) Test Management
9 10 (17.54%) Migration
9 10 (17.54%) Software Testing
10 9 (15.79%) Non-Functional Testing
10 9 (15.79%) Appium
11 8 (14.04%) Open Source
11 8 (14.04%) User Acceptance Testing

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (8.77%) Confluence
1 5 (8.77%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.51%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.75%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.75%) PSTN
2 1 (1.75%) RS-232
2 1 (1.75%) Skype
2 1 (1.75%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.75%) MySQL
2 1 (1.75%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.75%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (29.82%) Selenium
2 16 (28.07%) Cucumber
3 15 (26.32%) WebDriver
4 13 (22.81%) JBehave
4 13 (22.81%) Jenkins
5 11 (19.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
7 9 (15.79%) Appium
8 7 (12.28%) Eclipse
9 6 (10.53%) JIRA
9 6 (10.53%) SoapUI
9 6 (10.53%) TeamCity
10 5 (8.77%) JMeter
10 5 (8.77%) JUnit
10 5 (8.77%) Maven
11 4 (7.02%) Mockito
11 4 (7.02%) Moq
12 2 (3.51%) FitNesse
12 2 (3.51%) HP UFT
12 2 (3.51%) Robot Framework
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Back Office
3 3 (5.26%) Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Electronics
5 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.75%) Retail
5 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Analyst
2 16 (28.07%) Test Analyst
3 10 (17.54%) Developer
4 9 (15.79%) C Developer
4 9 (15.79%) Embedded C Developer
4 9 (15.79%) Embedded Developer
5 8 (14.04%) Tester
6 6 (10.53%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (10.53%) Automation Tester
6 6 (10.53%) Embedded C Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Embedded Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (10.53%) Senior Test Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Oracle Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Project Manager
8 4 (7.02%) HR Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Oracle HRMS Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Oracle Payroll Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Oracle Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) Gherkin
2 6 (10.53%) Spring
3 5 (8.77%) RESTful
4 3 (5.26%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.51%) CSS
5 2 (3.51%) HTML
5 2 (3.51%) JSON
5 2 (3.51%) XML
6 1 (1.75%) .NET
6 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.75%) Ajax
6 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.75%) CSS3
6 1 (1.75%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.75%) jQuery
6 1 (1.75%) Middleware
6 1 (1.75%) MSMQ
6 1 (1.75%) SAP Basis
6 1 (1.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.75%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.75%) RIA
4 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Windows
2 6 (10.53%) Linux
3 4 (7.02%) AIX
3 4 (7.02%) Solaris
3 4 (7.02%) Unix
4 1 (1.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.82%) Test Automation
3 16 (28.07%) BDD
3 16 (28.07%) Software Engineering
3 16 (28.07%) TDD
3 16 (28.07%) Test Scripting
4 15 (26.32%) Automation Testing
5 14 (24.56%) Scrum
6 12 (21.05%) Test Strategy
7 10 (17.54%) Migration
7 10 (17.54%) Software Testing
7 10 (17.54%) Test Management
8 9 (15.79%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (14.04%) Open Source
9 8 (14.04%) Performance Testing
9 8 (14.04%) Release Management
9 8 (14.04%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (12.28%) ATDD
10 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (10.53%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.82%) C
2 16 (28.07%) Java
3 15 (26.32%) Embedded C
4 4 (7.02%) C#
4 4 (7.02%) Python
5 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.75%) ECMAScript
6 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (42.11%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (42.11%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) Oracle
2 5 (8.77%) Atlassian
3 4 (7.02%) Dell
4 3 (5.26%) SAP
5 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.75%) BT
6 1 (1.75%) HP
6 1 (1.75%) IBM
6 1 (1.75%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.75%) Samsung
6 1 (1.75%) webMethods
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago