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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 89 86 83
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 4 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.32% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.30% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Median daily rate £256 £266 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £261 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £270 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £318 £323
% change year-on-year
+18.11% -1.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £27.88 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+28.25% -20.35%
Regression Testing
Scotland

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
1029 1322 1008
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.85% 82.27% 78.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 690 594
Median daily rate £389 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.79% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £16.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+161.53% -9.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £42.50 £22.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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
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 30 July 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) Test Management
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Usability Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy

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 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
1 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) QA Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Defect Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior UAT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) UAT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) UAT Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Web Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Web Applications Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) Usability Testing
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft