The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 64 72 88
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +16
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 7 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.87% 1.19% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.46% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Median daily rate £333 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.76% +30.97%
UK excluding London median daily rate £322 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.84% +0.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
670 1164 1044
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.23% 81.68% 80.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 599 553
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 8
Median hourly rate £19.50 £19.02 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.52% -59.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.89 £15.25 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.50 £73.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
1 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) HP
2 4 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (21.43%) ISEB
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
3 3 (21.43%) System Testing
3 3 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
3 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Test Management
4 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 2 (14.29%) QA
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) UML
4 2 (14.29%) HP UFT
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Law
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) HP UFT
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Law
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Test Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Test Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (7.14%) Defect Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Manual Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Support Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Integration Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
1 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
1 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
3 3 (21.43%) System Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Testing
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Test Management
4 2 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 2 (14.29%) UML
5 1 (7.14%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISEB
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.14%) HND
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix