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 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 126 104 115
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 19 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.61% 0.79% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.11% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 10
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£360 £340 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £255 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £400 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £310 £290
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £30.88 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+27.93% -11.78%
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
2377 1710 2115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 76.41% 71.25% 68.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1440 865 1097
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £241 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 121 215
Average hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.90 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.98 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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 September 2014.

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 September 2014. 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -6 8 - - 2
Cambridgeshire -10 7 £388 +49.03% 3
Essex -8 2 £360 -10.00% 2
Norfolk -11 2 £350 - 3
Suffolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Regression Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 (32.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (30.00%) XML
2 15 (30.00%) Finance
3 14 (28.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (28.00%) HTML
3 14 (28.00%) Test Scripting
4 13 (26.00%) QA
5 12 (24.00%) Scrum
6 9 (18.00%) Degree
6 9 (18.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 9 (18.00%) HP
6 9 (18.00%) ISEB
6 9 (18.00%) .NET
6 9 (18.00%) CSS
7 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (16.00%) IBM
7 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
7 8 (16.00%) E-Commerce
7 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
8 7 (14.00%) Automated Testing
8 7 (14.00%) Windows
8 7 (14.00%) System Testing
8 7 (14.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (12.00%) DbVisualizer
9 6 (12.00%) ITIL
9 6 (12.00%) Flash
9 6 (12.00%) J2EE
9 6 (12.00%) C#
9 6 (12.00%) VBA

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 6 (12.00%) MQSeries
1 6 (12.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Maximo
2 1 (2.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.00%) Minerva
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (2.00%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (2.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.00%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.00%) HTTP
3 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) DB2
1 6 (12.00%) DbVisualizer
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (8.00%) Ingres
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.00%) DTS
4 2 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (12.00%) LoadRunner
3 5 (10.00%) JIRA
3 5 (10.00%) FxCop
3 5 (10.00%) StyleCop
4 3 (6.00%) SpecFlow
4 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.00%) Selenium
5 1 (2.00%) dotTrace
5 1 (2.00%) ReSharper
5 1 (2.00%) Moq
General
1 15 (30.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (12.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Analyst
2 10 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 10 (20.00%) Tester
3 8 (16.00%) Project Manager
4 6 (12.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Test Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) VB Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Test Coordinator
6 3 (6.00%) Coordinator
7 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (4.00%) VB6 Developer
7 2 (4.00%) QA Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) QA Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.00%) XML
2 14 (28.00%) HTML
3 9 (18.00%) .NET
3 9 (18.00%) CSS
4 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
4 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (12.00%) Flash
5 6 (12.00%) J2EE
6 5 (10.00%) XSL
6 5 (10.00%) XSLT
6 5 (10.00%) POCO
6 5 (10.00%) WCF
6 5 (10.00%) LINQ
7 3 (6.00%) jQuery
7 3 (6.00%) Web Services
7 3 (6.00%) ADO.NET
8 2 (4.00%) LAMP
9 1 (2.00%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.00%) Handset
2 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Windows
2 6 (12.00%) UNIX
3 5 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.00%) Android
5 1 (2.00%) Linux
5 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 14 (28.00%) Test Scripting
2 12 (24.00%) Scrum
3 8 (16.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (14.00%) Automated Testing
4 7 (14.00%) System Testing
5 6 (12.00%) ITIL
5 6 (12.00%) Business Analysis
6 5 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 5 (10.00%) Code Coverage
6 5 (10.00%) Validation
6 5 (10.00%) Migration
6 5 (10.00%) Manual Testing
7 4 (8.00%) Test Management
7 4 (8.00%) TDD
7 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.00%) OOP
7 4 (8.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (12.00%) C#
2 6 (12.00%) Java
2 6 (12.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.00%) VB
2 6 (12.00%) VBA
3 5 (10.00%) VBScript
4 4 (8.00%) VB6
5 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) ISEB
1 9 (18.00%) Degree
2 7 (14.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) HP
2 8 (16.00%) IBM
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.00%) SAP
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle
4 2 (4.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.00%) PeopleSoft
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