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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 67 76 78
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 3 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.36% 1.02% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 1.23% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £350 £375 £322
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £315 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £435 £324
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £331 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.90% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
713 1219 1090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.48% 83.21% 80.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 640 619
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £553 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 10
Median hourly rate £14.97 £19.02 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.31% -33.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £15.25 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.59 £41.25 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
2 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Law
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
5 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
5 1 (9.09%) QA
5 1 (9.09%) Release Management

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Law
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Test Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Test Leader
4 2 (18.18%) Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Test Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (9.09%) Integration Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Manual Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Support Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Integration Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
2 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Testing
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) API Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
5 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Test Management
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle