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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 112 107 98
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 20 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.73% 1.05% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 1.45% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 7
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£433 £413 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.84% +11.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £307 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -38.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%
Regression Testing
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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
2087 2076 1539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 75.95% 72.64% 71.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1208 1178 850
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 146 131
Average hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £35.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.90 £20.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £42.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Regression Testing across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 June 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +2 10 £433 +6.46% 1
Suffolk +11 4 £249 -52.61% 2
Hertfordshire -9 4 - - 3
Bedfordshire +4 2 - -
Regression Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (33.33%) Scrum
4 9 (25.00%) Java
5 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 8 (22.22%) SQL
5 8 (22.22%) HTML
5 8 (22.22%) Integration Testing
6 7 (19.44%) QA
6 7 (19.44%) ITIL
6 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
7 6 (16.67%) Performance Testing
7 6 (16.67%) BDD
8 5 (13.89%) XML
8 5 (13.89%) .NET
9 4 (11.11%) SAP
9 4 (11.11%) CSS
9 4 (11.11%) Service Management
9 4 (11.11%) Jython
9 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
9 4 (11.11%) SaaS
9 4 (11.11%) jQuery
9 4 (11.11%) System Testing
9 4 (11.11%) JRuby
9 4 (11.11%) Degree
9 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (8.33%) Appium
10 3 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
10 3 (8.33%) CSS3
10 3 (8.33%) DbVisualizer

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
1 3 (8.33%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP MDM
2 1 (2.78%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (2.78%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) DbVisualizer
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.33%) DB2
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.78%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Appium
1 3 (8.33%) Selenium
1 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.33%) Mercurial
1 3 (8.33%) JBehave
1 3 (8.33%) JMeter
1 3 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (8.33%) LoadRunner
2 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.78%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.78%) JIRA
3 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (8.33%) Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Electronics
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 7 (19.44%) Tester
3 6 (16.67%) Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Software Tester
4 4 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Contracts Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Developer
6 2 (5.56%) QA Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Test Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.56%) QA Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) QA Specialist
7 1 (2.78%) Head of Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Integration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) HTML
2 5 (13.89%) XML
2 5 (13.89%) .NET
3 4 (11.11%) CSS
3 4 (11.11%) jQuery
3 4 (11.11%) JRuby
4 3 (8.33%) CSS3
4 3 (8.33%) HTML5
4 3 (8.33%) LAMP
4 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.33%) Flash
4 3 (8.33%) J2EE
5 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.78%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (2.78%) POCO
6 1 (2.78%) Ajax
6 1 (2.78%) WCF
6 1 (2.78%) LINQ
6 1 (2.78%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) NHS
2 2 (5.56%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) UNIX
2 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (33.33%) Scrum
4 8 (22.22%) Integration Testing
5 7 (19.44%) ITIL
5 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
6 6 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 6 (16.67%) BDD
7 4 (11.11%) Service Management
7 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 4 (11.11%) System Testing
8 3 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) Automated Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.33%) Validation
8 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 3 (8.33%) Project Management
8 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.56%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) Java
2 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 8 (22.22%) SQL
3 4 (11.11%) Jython
4 3 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (5.56%) VBScript
5 2 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) ISEB
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.78%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) SAP
2 3 (8.33%) IBM
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) Cerner
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
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