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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 269 287 296
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +9
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 391 402 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.85% 0.80% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.98% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 266 242
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.69 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+7.09% -3.20%
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
37964 41054 39822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.80% 81.51% 77.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 25471 27018 26370
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 997 1215 1133
Median hourly rate £28.00 £29.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% +18.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 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 10 December 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the England region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the England region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -15 178 £425 +2.71% 28
South East +47 95 £300 -7.69% 12
East of England +20 33 £300 -4.00% 12
West Midlands -9 21 £328 -20.60% 5
Yorkshire +16 17 £350 +16.66% 3
North West -18 15 £300 -8.46% 13
East Midlands +1 13 £375 -21.87% 4
South West -7 11 £363 +3.57% 3
North East -25 6 £475 +51.39%
Midlands +3 1 £150 -79.31%
Regression Testing
UK

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 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 England region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 370 (46.08%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (26.65%) User Acceptance Testing
3 213 (26.53%) QA
4 212 (26.40%) Test Scripting
5 174 (21.67%) Finance
5 174 (21.67%) Selenium
6 162 (20.17%) SQL
7 150 (18.68%) Java
8 147 (18.31%) JIRA
9 146 (18.18%) Functional Testing
10 143 (17.81%) Oracle
11 128 (15.94%) BDD
12 119 (14.82%) Scrum
13 116 (14.45%) Continuous Integration
14 115 (14.32%) Test Automation
14 115 (14.32%) Microsoft
15 112 (13.95%) Software Testing
16 105 (13.08%) Automated Testing
16 105 (13.08%) Migration
17 104 (12.95%) C#
18 102 (12.70%) Jenkins
19 100 (12.45%) Test Strategy
20 99 (12.33%) Integration Testing
21 96 (11.96%) Python
22 94 (11.71%) Unit Testing
22 94 (11.71%) Performance Testing
22 94 (11.71%) Security Cleared
23 91 (11.33%) HP
24 89 (11.08%) System Integration Testing
25 83 (10.34%) XML

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 29 (3.61%) Confluence
2 19 (2.37%) nginx
3 18 (2.24%) SharePoint
4 16 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (1.99%) IIS
5 14 (1.74%) Oracle Workflow
6 12 (1.49%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.37%) CMS
8 9 (1.12%) JBoss
8 9 (1.12%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.75%) Apache
10 5 (0.62%) CICS
10 5 (0.62%) MQSeries
10 5 (0.62%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.50%) LiveCycle
12 3 (0.37%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.37%) Skype for Business
12 3 (0.37%) WordPress
13 2 (0.25%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 63 (7.85%) MS Excel
2 35 (4.36%) MS Office
3 16 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.62%) Mingle
5 4 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.37%) Simulink
7 1 (0.12%) MS Project
7 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 38 (4.73%) Oracle EBS
2 35 (4.36%) Oracle Applications
3 26 (3.24%) Oracle EBS R12
4 18 (2.24%) Oracle General Ledger
4 18 (2.24%) Oracle Payables
4 18 (2.24%) Oracle Receivables
5 9 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.62%) SAP CRM
7 5 (0.62%) SAP IS-U
8 4 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
8 4 (0.50%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 4 (0.50%) Oracle iProcurement
9 3 (0.37%) Beauchamp
9 3 (0.37%) SAP CO
9 3 (0.37%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.37%) SAP PM
9 3 (0.37%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (2.12%) GitHub
4 14 (1.74%) Office 365
5 11 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (1.37%) Boomi
6 8 (1.00%) SaaS
7 5 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.37%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.37%) IaaS
8 3 (0.37%) Route 53
8 3 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.25%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.61%) Internet
2 26 (3.24%) HTTP
3 24 (2.99%) TCP/IP
4 16 (1.99%) SSL
5 14 (1.74%) LTE
5 14 (1.74%) Wireless
6 13 (1.62%) 4G
7 5 (0.62%) LDAP
8 3 (0.37%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.37%) FTP
8 3 (0.37%) RS-232
8 3 (0.37%) Skype
8 3 (0.37%) VLAN
9 2 (0.25%) DNS
9 2 (0.25%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.25%) RS-422
9 2 (0.25%) RTP
9 2 (0.25%) SNMP
9 2 (0.25%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (0.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (5.60%) SQL Server
2 32 (3.99%) Oracle Database
3 31 (3.86%) Oracle Reports
4 25 (3.11%) MySQL
5 22 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (2.74%) MongoDB
6 20 (2.49%) Relational Database
7 19 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (1.62%) DB2
10 12 (1.49%) Power BI
11 11 (1.37%) NoSQL
11 11 (1.37%) SQL Server 2016
12 9 (1.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 8 (1.00%) Oracle BI EE
14 7 (0.87%) Hadoop
14 7 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (0.75%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 174 (21.67%) Selenium
2 147 (18.31%) JIRA
3 102 (12.70%) Jenkins
4 81 (10.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 74 (9.22%) Cucumber
5 74 (9.22%) Git (software)
6 73 (9.09%) WebDriver
7 49 (6.10%) SoapUI
7 49 (6.10%) Visual Studio
8 48 (5.98%) Subversion
9 46 (5.73%) HP UFT
9 46 (5.73%) SpecFlow
10 37 (4.61%) JMeter
11 33 (4.11%) JUnit
12 32 (3.99%) Maven
13 23 (2.86%) Appium
14 22 (2.74%) Eclipse
15 18 (2.24%) IntelliJ
15 18 (2.24%) LoadRunner
15 18 (2.24%) TeamCity
General
1 174 (21.67%) Finance
2 58 (7.22%) Banking
3 36 (4.48%) Publishing
4 29 (3.61%) Telecoms
5 26 (3.24%) Retail
6 25 (3.11%) Back Office
6 25 (3.11%) Front Office
7 24 (2.99%) Investment Banking
8 17 (2.12%) Games
9 15 (1.87%) Manufacturing
10 12 (1.49%) Electronics
11 11 (1.37%) Financial Institution
12 10 (1.25%) Marketing
13 9 (1.12%) General Ledger
14 8 (1.00%) Legal
15 7 (0.87%) Advertising
15 7 (0.87%) Military
16 5 (0.62%) Billing
16 5 (0.62%) French Language
17 4 (0.50%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 241 (30.01%) Analyst
2 199 (24.78%) Test Analyst
3 143 (17.81%) Tester
4 118 (14.69%) Developer
5 65 (8.09%) Automation Tester
6 57 (7.10%) Test Engineer
7 47 (5.85%) Consultant
8 35 (4.36%) Automation Test Analyst
8 35 (4.36%) Test Manager
9 31 (3.86%) Test Leader
10 29 (3.61%) Test Automation Engineer
11 26 (3.24%) QA Analyst
12 25 (3.11%) Architect
12 25 (3.11%) Senior Analyst
13 23 (2.86%) Senior Test Analyst
14 22 (2.74%) QA Engineer
15 21 (2.62%) Software Tester
16 19 (2.37%) QA Tester
17 18 (2.24%) Project Manager
18 17 (2.12%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (10.34%) XML
2 82 (10.21%) .NET
3 72 (8.97%) Web Services
4 64 (7.97%) HTML
5 52 (6.48%) CSS
6 37 (4.61%) SOAP
7 34 (4.23%) REST
8 30 (3.74%) HTML5
9 28 (3.49%) JSON
10 25 (3.11%) Node.js
11 22 (2.74%) Gherkin
12 21 (2.62%) RESTful
13 16 (1.99%) ELK Stack
13 16 (1.99%) LEMP Stack
14 15 (1.87%) Middleware
14 15 (1.87%) Spring
15 14 (1.74%) AngularJS
16 12 (1.49%) XSLT
17 11 (1.37%) Hibernate
17 11 (1.37%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 59 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (4.36%) Computer Science
3 30 (3.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 22 (2.74%) Fixed Income
5 19 (2.37%) Derivative
5 19 (2.37%) Mobile App
6 13 (1.62%) Client/Server
7 9 (1.12%) Hedge funds
8 8 (1.00%) Algorithms
8 8 (1.00%) Equities
8 8 (1.00%) iPad
8 8 (1.00%) Mainframe
8 8 (1.00%) Mathematics
9 7 (0.87%) Data Structures
9 7 (0.87%) Reference Data
10 6 (0.75%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.62%) EPoS
11 5 (0.62%) Fintech
11 5 (0.62%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.50%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 71 (8.84%) Linux
2 62 (7.72%) Windows
3 53 (6.60%) Unix
4 32 (3.99%) Android
5 24 (2.99%) Apple iOS
6 17 (2.12%) Windows Server
7 14 (1.74%) Solaris
8 12 (1.49%) Windows 10
9 8 (1.00%) Windows 8
10 7 (0.87%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.75%) AIX
12 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.12%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (46.08%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (26.65%) User Acceptance Testing
3 212 (26.40%) Test Scripting
4 146 (18.18%) Functional Testing
5 128 (15.94%) BDD
6 119 (14.82%) Scrum
7 116 (14.45%) Continuous Integration
8 115 (14.32%) Test Automation
9 112 (13.95%) Software Testing
10 105 (13.08%) Automated Testing
10 105 (13.08%) Migration
11 100 (12.45%) Test Strategy
12 99 (12.33%) Integration Testing
13 94 (11.71%) Performance Testing
13 94 (11.71%) Unit Testing
14 89 (11.08%) System Integration Testing
15 81 (10.09%) Test Management
16 80 (9.96%) TDD
17 77 (9.59%) SDLC
18 74 (9.22%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 162 (20.17%) SQL
2 150 (18.68%) Java
3 104 (12.95%) C#
4 96 (11.96%) Python
5 62 (7.72%) JavaScript
6 43 (5.35%) C++
7 35 (4.36%) PHP
8 34 (4.23%) PL/SQL
9 33 (4.11%) Perl
10 32 (3.99%) F#
10 32 (3.99%) Ruby
11 25 (3.11%) C
12 24 (2.99%) VBScript
13 19 (2.37%) Shell Script
14 14 (1.74%) TypeScript
15 12 (1.49%) Bash Shell
15 12 (1.49%) Scala
16 11 (1.37%) Embedded C
17 10 (1.25%) ECMAScript
17 10 (1.25%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 94 (11.71%) Security Cleared
2 76 (9.46%) ISTQB
3 66 (8.22%) ISEB
4 63 (7.85%) Degree
4 63 (7.85%) SC Cleared
5 39 (4.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 26 (3.24%) DV Cleared
7 12 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (0.62%) DBS Check
8 5 (0.62%) ISEB Practitioner
9 4 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.37%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 2 (0.25%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.25%) SAP Certification
12 1 (0.12%) ACCA
12 1 (0.12%) CISM
12 1 (0.12%) CRISC
12 1 (0.12%) CSQA
12 1 (0.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 213 (26.53%) QA
2 8 (1.00%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.87%) SDET
4 6 (0.75%) IEC 61508
5 5 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.50%) WCAG
7 2 (0.25%) FINREP
7 2 (0.25%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.12%) Basel III
8 1 (0.12%) EMIR
8 1 (0.12%) GxP
System Software
1 24 (2.99%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (1.00%) Docker
5 6 (0.75%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.75%) KVM
6 2 (0.25%) Firmware
7 1 (0.12%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 71 (8.84%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (2.74%) Puppet
3 16 (1.99%) Kibana
3 16 (1.99%) logstash
3 16 (1.99%) Salt
4 13 (1.62%) Grafana
5 9 (1.12%) Terraform
6 7 (0.87%) Control-M
6 7 (0.87%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 5 (0.62%) Oracle Identity Management
8 3 (0.37%) Ansible
8 3 (0.37%) collectd
8 3 (0.37%) StatsD
9 2 (0.25%) Cisco IPCC
9 2 (0.25%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.25%) Oracle Flashback
9 2 (0.25%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 143 (17.81%) Oracle
2 115 (14.32%) Microsoft
3 91 (11.33%) HP
4 43 (5.35%) SAP
5 25 (3.11%) IBM
6 24 (2.99%) Atlassian
6 24 (2.99%) VMware
7 17 (2.12%) Dell
7 17 (2.12%) Zend
8 16 (1.99%) Rackspace
9 11 (1.37%) Apple
9 11 (1.37%) Guidewire
10 10 (1.25%) CA Agile Central
10 10 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (1.12%) Charles River
12 8 (1.00%) Informatica
12 8 (1.00%) SmartStream
13 7 (0.87%) Sophos
14 6 (0.75%) Adobe
15 5 (0.62%) Sybase
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £280 - £320 Per Day Limited Company / Umbrella Company Basis
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
onezeero.
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £150 - £175 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £290.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Carter Personnel Consultants Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: £250 per day 12 month contract
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Andover
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 24 days ago