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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 107 111 119
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 20 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.84% 0.70% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.92% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 3
Average daily rate £413 £425 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +54.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -15.29%
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
1875 1948 1754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.68% 76.12% 72.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1138 1189 980
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 140 150
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Cambridgeshire +11 8 £369 -11.67% 4
Bedfordshire - 6 £300 - 1
Norfolk - 3 £475 -
Hertfordshire +5 1 - - 2
Suffolk -3 1 - -
Essex - 1 £275 - 1
Regression Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 27 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (35.42%) Test Automation
3 15 (31.25%) Java
4 12 (25.00%) Scrum
5 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
6 10 (20.83%) HTML
6 10 (20.83%) SAP
7 9 (18.75%) SQL
7 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 9 (18.75%) Selenium
7 9 (18.75%) Performance Testing
8 8 (16.67%) jQuery
8 8 (16.67%) System Testing
8 8 (16.67%) C++
8 8 (16.67%) Software Testing
9 7 (14.58%) Degree
9 7 (14.58%) QA
9 7 (14.58%) CSS
9 7 (14.58%) SC Cleared
9 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
9 7 (14.58%) HTML5
9 7 (14.58%) CSS3
9 7 (14.58%) Non-Functional Testing
10 6 (12.50%) BDD
10 6 (12.50%) JBehave
10 6 (12.50%) Mercurial
10 6 (12.50%) Android
10 6 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
10 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (6.25%) ColdFusion
1 3 (6.25%) MQSeries
1 3 (6.25%) NetWeaver
1 3 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Project
2 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.08%) BigMachines
2 1 (2.08%) Eloqua
2 1 (2.08%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.08%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.08%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) FTP
2 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SAP HANA
2 3 (6.25%) DB2
2 3 (6.25%) DbVisualizer
3 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.08%) GIS
4 1 (2.08%) Lumira
4 1 (2.08%) MySQL
4 1 (2.08%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Selenium
2 6 (12.50%) Appium
2 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.50%) JBehave
2 6 (12.50%) JMeter
2 6 (12.50%) Mercurial
3 5 (10.42%) HP UFT
4 3 (6.25%) LoadRunner
4 3 (6.25%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.17%) JIRA
6 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.08%) JUnit
6 1 (2.08%) Maven
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (2.08%) Subversion
6 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (10.42%) Aerospace
1 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.25%) Electronics
2 3 (6.25%) Legal
2 3 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (16.67%) Analyst
2 6 (12.50%) Developer
2 6 (12.50%) Test Analyst
2 6 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Tester
4 4 (8.33%) QA Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Test Leader
5 3 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) ColdFusion Developer
5 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 3 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Software Tester
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) HTML
2 8 (16.67%) jQuery
3 7 (14.58%) CSS
3 7 (14.58%) CSS3
3 7 (14.58%) HTML5
4 6 (12.50%) .NET
5 5 (10.42%) XML
6 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (8.33%) BAPI
6 4 (8.33%) SAP Fiori
6 4 (8.33%) SAPUI5
7 3 (6.25%) Flash
7 3 (6.25%) J2EE
7 3 (6.25%) RESTful
7 3 (6.25%) WCF
8 2 (4.17%) SAP Smart Forms
8 2 (4.17%) SOAP
8 2 (4.17%) Web Services
8 2 (4.17%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.42%) Client/Server
2 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (10.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (10.42%) User Experience
3 4 (8.33%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Android
2 5 (10.42%) Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Unix
4 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.08%) Windows
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (35.42%) Test Automation
3 12 (25.00%) Scrum
4 9 (18.75%) Performance Testing
5 8 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 8 (16.67%) System Testing
6 7 (14.58%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (12.50%) BDD
7 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 6 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (10.42%) Automated Testing
8 5 (10.42%) ERP
8 5 (10.42%) Information Security
9 4 (8.33%) Automation Testing
9 4 (8.33%) Integration Testing
9 4 (8.33%) MVC
9 4 (8.33%) TDD
10 3 (6.25%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.25%) Java
2 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
3 9 (18.75%) SQL
4 8 (16.67%) C++
5 5 (10.42%) ABAP
5 5 (10.42%) C
5 5 (10.42%) C#
5 5 (10.42%) Python
6 2 (4.17%) SAPscript
7 1 (2.08%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.08%) ECMAScript
7 1 (2.08%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Degree
1 7 (14.58%) SC Cleared
1 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) CCA
2 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) SAP
2 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.33%) HP
4 3 (6.25%) Cognos
4 3 (6.25%) IBM
4 3 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (6.25%) ServiceNow
4 3 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle
5 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.08%) Siebel