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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 65 88 85
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -3
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 9 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.97% 0.33% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.40% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
Median daily rate £315 £423 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% +30.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £331 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.69 -
% change year-on-year
+7.09% -
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
740 1247 1107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.09% 81.88% 75.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 619 614
Median daily rate £400 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 5
Median hourly rate £43.00 £19.02 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.07% -15.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.38 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 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 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) HP
3 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
3 4 (26.67%) System Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (20.00%) QA
4 3 (20.00%) ISEB
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Law
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) HP UFT
5 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) UML
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Test Management
5 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Contact 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:

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Test Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Defect Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Test Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Manual Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Support Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Integration Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) System Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Test Management
4 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (13.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ISEB
2 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.67%) HND
3 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle