The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 319 257 271
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +14
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 296 391 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.58% 0.76% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.01% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 261 168
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £319
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Average hourly rate £32.50 £27.44 £29.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.45% -7.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.70 £15.50 £29.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £41.25 £29.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £22.38 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+45.25% -25.41%
Regression Testing
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38718 38644 32529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.48% 75.21% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24517 24337 19918
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1106 1127 1038
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.24 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Regression Testing across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in England

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Histogram in England

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in England

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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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
London -68 142 £420 +5.00% 44
South East +1 71 £350 +7.44% 20
Yorkshire -13 17 £260 +30.00% 10
East of England +1 16 £433 +1.76% 5
North West -6 16 £255 -13.55% 6
South West +6 8 £356 -14.92% 4
East Midlands -4 8 £300 -4.00% 3
West Midlands -17 6 £275 -8.33% 5
Regression Testing
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Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 199 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (29.78%) SQL
3 168 (28.92%) User Acceptance Testing
4 161 (27.71%) Test Scripting
5 149 (25.65%) Finance
6 146 (25.13%) QA
7 93 (16.01%) Microsoft
8 92 (15.83%) Integration Testing
9 90 (15.49%) Test Automation
10 88 (15.15%) ISEB
11 81 (13.94%) Software Testing
12 78 (13.43%) Scrum
13 73 (12.56%) Selenium
14 71 (12.22%) HP Quality Center
15 69 (11.88%) JIRA
16 67 (11.53%) Java
17 66 (11.36%) Oracle
18 65 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
19 64 (11.02%) System Testing
19 64 (11.02%) ISTQB
20 63 (10.84%) Automated Testing
20 63 (10.84%) SQL Server
20 63 (10.84%) Test Strategy
21 61 (10.50%) Banking
22 60 (10.33%) MS Excel
23 57 (9.81%) UNIX
24 56 (9.64%) .NET
25 55 (9.47%) TDD
26 54 (9.29%) Manual Testing
26 54 (9.29%) XML

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 15 (2.58%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.41%) CMS
3 10 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (1.03%) MQSeries
4 6 (1.03%) Confluence
5 5 (0.86%) IIS
5 5 (0.86%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.52%) Documentum
7 3 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.52%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.52%) nginx
8 2 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.34%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.34%) LiveCycle
8 2 (0.34%) Apache
9 1 (0.17%) JBoss
9 1 (0.17%) Mule
9 1 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 60 (10.33%) MS Excel
2 41 (7.06%) MS Office
3 7 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.52%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.34%) MS Project
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 13 (2.24%) Oracle EBS
1 13 (2.24%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (2.07%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (1.72%) Oracle General Ledger
3 10 (1.72%) Oracle Payables
3 10 (1.72%) Oracle Receivables
4 8 (1.38%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (1.03%) Sentinel
5 6 (1.03%) Oracle Retail
6 5 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.86%) SAP CO
6 5 (0.86%) SAP FI
6 5 (0.86%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.69%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.69%) SAP PP
7 4 (0.69%) Magento
8 3 (0.52%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.34%) SAP MDM
9 2 (0.34%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.03%) SaaS
2 4 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.17%) PaaS
3 1 (0.17%) IaaS
3 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.41%) TCP/IP
2 13 (2.24%) Internet
3 6 (1.03%) Wireshark
4 5 (0.86%) FTP
4 5 (0.86%) HTTP
5 4 (0.69%) Ethernet
5 4 (0.69%) NAS
5 4 (0.69%) SAN
6 3 (0.52%) SSL
7 2 (0.34%) ATM
8 1 (0.17%) GPRS
8 1 (0.17%) GSM
8 1 (0.17%) DNS
8 1 (0.17%) Intranet
8 1 (0.17%) DVB
8 1 (0.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (10.84%) SQL Server
2 37 (6.37%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (4.30%) Relational Database
4 23 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (2.24%) Oracle BI EE
7 12 (2.07%) Oracle Database
8 11 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (1.89%) DB2
9 9 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (1.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 6 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (1.03%) MySQL
11 6 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (0.86%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 5 (0.86%) Big Data
12 5 (0.86%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.69%) Star Schema
13 4 (0.69%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 73 (12.56%) Selenium
2 69 (11.88%) JIRA
3 32 (5.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (5.34%) WebDriver
4 31 (5.34%) Jenkins
5 30 (5.16%) Cucumber
6 29 (4.99%) QuickTest Pro
7 22 (3.79%) LoadRunner
8 19 (3.27%) Subversion
9 18 (3.10%) SoapUI
10 16 (2.75%) Visual Studio
10 16 (2.75%) Git (software)
11 10 (1.72%) JUnit
11 10 (1.72%) JMeter
12 9 (1.55%) SpecFlow
13 8 (1.38%) Appium
13 8 (1.38%) TeamCity
14 7 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
14 7 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 6 (1.03%) NeoLoad
General
1 149 (25.65%) Finance
2 61 (10.50%) Banking
3 37 (6.37%) Retail
4 27 (4.65%) Investment Banking
5 14 (2.41%) Front Office
6 13 (2.24%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.89%) Back Office
7 11 (1.89%) General Ledger
8 7 (1.20%) Billing
8 7 (1.20%) Legal
9 6 (1.03%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.03%) Publishing
9 6 (1.03%) Marketing
10 5 (0.86%) French Language
10 5 (0.86%) Games
10 5 (0.86%) Electronics
10 5 (0.86%) Automotive
11 3 (0.52%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.34%) Advertising
12 2 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 211 (36.32%) Analyst
2 146 (25.13%) Test Analyst
3 96 (16.52%) Tester
4 59 (10.15%) Developer
5 52 (8.95%) Business Analyst
6 48 (8.26%) Test Manager
7 35 (6.02%) Test Engineer
8 27 (4.65%) Consultant
9 23 (3.96%) Test Leader
10 18 (3.10%) SAP Consultant
11 16 (2.75%) Software Tester
11 16 (2.75%) Automation Tester
12 15 (2.58%) Automation Engineer
12 15 (2.58%) QA Engineer
13 14 (2.41%) Software Engineer
14 13 (2.24%) Project Manager
14 13 (2.24%) Senior Analyst
14 13 (2.24%) QA Tester
15 11 (1.89%) Junior Tester
15 11 (1.89%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (9.64%) .NET
2 54 (9.29%) XML
3 43 (7.40%) HTML
4 38 (6.54%) Web Services
5 32 (5.51%) CSS
6 22 (3.79%) SOAP
7 20 (3.44%) XSLT
8 17 (2.93%) ASP.NET
9 16 (2.75%) jQuery
10 15 (2.58%) JSON
11 11 (1.89%) Saxon XSLT
11 11 (1.89%) XML Schema
12 9 (1.55%) Middleware
12 9 (1.55%) JRuby
12 9 (1.55%) REST
13 8 (1.38%) Gherkin
13 8 (1.38%) .NET Framework
14 7 (1.20%) J2EE
14 7 (1.20%) HTML5
14 7 (1.20%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 65 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (3.44%) Derivative
3 15 (2.58%) Management Information System
4 13 (2.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (2.24%) Mobile App
5 11 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 10 (1.72%) Credit Risk
6 10 (1.72%) Market Risk
6 10 (1.72%) Client/Server
7 9 (1.55%) NHS
7 9 (1.55%) STB
7 9 (1.55%) Open Source
8 7 (1.20%) iSeries
8 7 (1.20%) MPEG
8 7 (1.20%) Replication
9 6 (1.03%) Data Integration
9 6 (1.03%) Digital Media
10 5 (0.86%) Handset
11 4 (0.69%) Smart Meter
11 4 (0.69%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 57 (9.81%) UNIX
2 51 (8.78%) Windows
3 34 (5.85%) Linux
4 20 (3.44%) Android
5 19 (3.27%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.89%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.86%) Solaris
9 5 (0.86%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.86%) webOS
10 2 (0.34%) Windows Phone 8
10 2 (0.34%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.34%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (28.92%) User Acceptance Testing
3 161 (27.71%) Test Scripting
4 92 (15.83%) Integration Testing
5 90 (15.49%) Test Automation
6 81 (13.94%) Software Testing
7 78 (13.43%) Scrum
8 64 (11.02%) System Testing
9 63 (10.84%) Test Strategy
9 63 (10.84%) Automated Testing
10 55 (9.47%) TDD
11 54 (9.29%) Manual Testing
12 49 (8.43%) Validation
12 49 (8.43%) Migration
13 48 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
13 48 (8.26%) Unit Testing
13 48 (8.26%) Performance Testing
14 45 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
15 44 (7.57%) Waterfall
16 43 (7.40%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 173 (29.78%) SQL
2 67 (11.53%) Java
3 45 (7.75%) C#
4 44 (7.57%) JavaScript
5 23 (3.96%) T-SQL
5 23 (3.96%) Python
6 17 (2.93%) PL/SQL
6 17 (2.93%) VBScript
7 16 (2.75%) Ruby
8 13 (2.24%) VB
9 12 (2.07%) C
9 12 (2.07%) PHP
10 11 (1.89%) XQuery
10 11 (1.89%) Scala
11 10 (1.72%) Shell Script
12 9 (1.55%) Jython
12 9 (1.55%) VBA
12 9 (1.55%) VB.NET
12 9 (1.55%) Perl
12 9 (1.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 88 (15.15%) ISEB
2 64 (11.02%) ISTQB
3 45 (7.75%) Security Cleared
4 41 (7.06%) Degree
5 37 (6.37%) SC Cleared
6 36 (6.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.20%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.86%) ISEB Practitioner
9 5 (0.86%) MCITP
9 5 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.86%) HND
9 5 (0.86%) MCSE
9 5 (0.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.17%) CFA
11 1 (0.17%) MBA
11 1 (0.17%) MCT
11 1 (0.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (25.13%) QA
2 5 (0.86%) SLA
3 3 (0.52%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.17%) Basel II
System Software
1 6 (1.03%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.52%) vSphere
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 71 (12.22%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.69%) Puppet
2 4 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.52%) Salt
3 3 (0.52%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.34%) Control-M
Vendors
1 93 (16.01%) Microsoft
2 66 (11.36%) Oracle
3 47 (8.09%) HP
4 44 (7.57%) SAP
5 12 (2.07%) Informatica
5 12 (2.07%) IBM
6 11 (1.89%) Serena
7 9 (1.55%) Business Objects
8 8 (1.38%) VMware
9 7 (1.20%) Sybase
10 4 (0.69%) Cisco
10 4 (0.69%) Citrix
10 4 (0.69%) Murex
10 4 (0.69%) Teradata
10 4 (0.69%) Zend
10 4 (0.69%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.52%) WSO2
11 3 (0.52%) Vertica
11 3 (0.52%) Rackspace
11 3 (0.52%) Netezza
Devon
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Connectus
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol Area
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Think IT Recruitment
Rate: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Think IT Recruitment
Rate: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
OCC Computer personnel
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago