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 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 100 108 126
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +18
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 29 26 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.17% 0.92% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 1.20% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 14 13
Median daily rate £381 £355 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.39% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £279 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £485 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 £38.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.69 £39.37 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +4.98%
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1980 2171 2397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.74% 77.15% 79.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1125 1255 1468
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 161 145
Median hourly rate £36.14 £33.50 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.88% +30.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.45 £13.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.64 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 27 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Essex +14 11 £255 -21.53% 1
Cambridgeshire +18 10 £425 +14.86% 1
Hertfordshire +1 8 £525 +31.25% 1
Regression Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 of England region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 23 (56.10%) QA
2 18 (43.90%) Test Management
3 15 (36.59%) Finance
3 15 (36.59%) Release Management
4 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (31.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (29.27%) Performance Testing
6 12 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (29.27%) BDD
6 12 (29.27%) Test Strategy
7 11 (26.83%) Scrum
7 11 (26.83%) Migration
7 11 (26.83%) Degree
8 9 (21.95%) Selenium
8 9 (21.95%) Test Automation
9 8 (19.51%) Test Scripting
9 8 (19.51%) Validation
10 7 (17.07%) JMeter
10 7 (17.07%) Java
10 7 (17.07%) Windows
10 7 (17.07%) Cucumber
10 7 (17.07%) Non-Functional Testing
11 6 (14.63%) Oracle
11 6 (14.63%) Automated Testing
11 6 (14.63%) TDD
12 5 (12.20%) Data Management
12 5 (12.20%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
12 5 (12.20%) WebDriver

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 2 (4.88%) Confluence
1 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.44%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) IP Telephony
1 1 (2.44%) PSTN
1 1 (2.44%) Skype
1 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.44%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.44%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Selenium
2 7 (17.07%) Cucumber
2 7 (17.07%) JMeter
3 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
3 5 (12.20%) WebDriver
4 4 (9.76%) Appium
4 4 (9.76%) JBehave
5 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.32%) Mercurial
5 3 (7.32%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (4.88%) FitNesse
6 2 (4.88%) JIRA
6 2 (4.88%) JUnit
6 2 (4.88%) Maven
6 2 (4.88%) Mockito
6 2 (4.88%) Moq
6 2 (4.88%) NUnit
6 2 (4.88%) Robot Framework
6 2 (4.88%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (36.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Analyst
1 18 (43.90%) Test Analyst
2 8 (19.51%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (19.51%) Senior Test Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) HR Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Project Manager
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle HRMS Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle Payroll Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Senior Oracle Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Automation Tester
6 4 (9.76%) Test Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Tester
7 3 (7.32%) Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) HR Manager
7 3 (7.32%) IT Manager
7 3 (7.32%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Test Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Testing Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) CSS
1 3 (7.32%) CSS3
1 3 (7.32%) Gherkin
1 3 (7.32%) HTML
1 3 (7.32%) HTML5
1 3 (7.32%) Spring
2 2 (4.88%) jQuery
2 2 (4.88%) RESTful
3 1 (2.44%) SAP Basis
3 1 (2.44%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
1 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) AIX
2 5 (12.20%) Solaris
3 2 (4.88%) Unix
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Test Management
2 15 (36.59%) Release Management
3 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (31.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (29.27%) BDD
5 12 (29.27%) Performance Testing
5 12 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (29.27%) Test Strategy
6 11 (26.83%) Migration
6 11 (26.83%) Scrum
7 9 (21.95%) Test Automation
8 8 (19.51%) Test Scripting
8 8 (19.51%) Validation
9 7 (17.07%) Non-Functional Testing
10 6 (14.63%) Automated Testing
10 6 (14.63%) TDD
11 5 (12.20%) Data Management
11 5 (12.20%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) Java
2 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.88%) ECMAScript
4 1 (2.44%) C#
4 1 (2.44%) C++
4 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (56.10%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Control-M
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) Dell
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.32%) SAP
4 2 (4.88%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.44%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.44%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.44%) VMware