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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 321 355 272
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -83
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 341 276 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.69% 0.56% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.71% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 172 224
Median daily rate £375 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.14% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 8
Median hourly rate £32.81 £32.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.96% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.26 £29.70 £34.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.36 £34.50 £39.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.29 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+30.12% -7.14%
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
40456 39044 37496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.11% 79.32% 78.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 27087 25129 24044
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 906 1122 1153
Median hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -17 114 £388 -5.48% 16
South East +6 75 £350 +2.94% 16
North East -10 38 £400 +1.26% 6
Yorkshire +17 37 £430 +32.30% 11
North West +2 28 £305 -19.47% 8
West Midlands +8 20 £383 +39.09% 7
East Midlands +16 11 £700 +115.21% 3
South West -7 10 £500 +42.85% 7
East of England -2 9 £388 -10.40% 10
Regression Testing
UK

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 306 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (29.41%) Test Scripting
3 177 (28.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 153 (24.32%) QA
5 151 (24.01%) SQL
6 144 (22.89%) Java
6 144 (22.89%) Finance
7 123 (19.55%) Functional Testing
8 120 (19.08%) Integration Testing
8 120 (19.08%) Software Testing
9 119 (18.92%) BDD
10 106 (16.85%) ISEB
11 104 (16.53%) JavaScript
12 100 (15.90%) ISTQB
13 98 (15.58%) Scrum
13 98 (15.58%) Test Automation
14 96 (15.26%) Continuous Integration
14 96 (15.26%) Selenium
15 92 (14.63%) SDLC
16 91 (14.47%) Security Cleared
16 91 (14.47%) JIRA
17 86 (13.67%) Test Strategy
18 83 (13.20%) System Testing
19 78 (12.40%) Defect Management
20 75 (11.92%) TDD
20 75 (11.92%) Banking
21 73 (11.61%) HTML
22 70 (11.13%) Unit Testing
22 70 (11.13%) System Integration Testing
23 69 (10.97%) Oracle

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 26 (4.13%) Node.js
2 15 (2.38%) Confluence
3 13 (2.07%) SharePoint
4 11 (1.75%) IIS
5 9 (1.43%) WebLogic
6 8 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (0.95%) JBoss
7 6 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (0.79%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.79%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (0.64%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.64%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.32%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.32%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.16%) Documentum
11 1 (0.16%) Mule
11 1 (0.16%) nginx
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.16%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 36 (5.72%) MS Excel
2 25 (3.97%) MS Office
3 5 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.79%) MS Project
4 2 (0.32%) Mingle
4 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.43%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.27%) Magento
3 8 (1.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (1.27%) Oracle General Ledger
3 8 (1.27%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (1.27%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (1.11%) Endur
4 7 (1.11%) Primavera
5 5 (0.79%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.48%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.48%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.48%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.16%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.16%) SunGard GMI
8 1 (0.16%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.64%) GitHub
3 3 (0.48%) Google Play
4 2 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.16%) IaaS
5 1 (0.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.86%) HTTP
2 13 (2.07%) Internet
3 5 (0.79%) Skype
4 4 (0.64%) DVB
4 4 (0.64%) FTP
5 3 (0.48%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.48%) VPN
5 3 (0.48%) WAN
6 2 (0.32%) VLAN
7 1 (0.16%) ATM
7 1 (0.16%) DMZ
7 1 (0.16%) Firewall
7 1 (0.16%) H.323
7 1 (0.16%) SSL
7 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.16%) Telepresence
7 1 (0.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (6.20%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.82%) MongoDB
3 23 (3.66%) Relational Database
4 18 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
5 14 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (1.11%) Data Mining
6 7 (1.11%) GIS
6 7 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (0.95%) MS Access
7 6 (0.95%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 6 (0.95%) Oracle Database
7 6 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.79%) OLTP
8 5 (0.79%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.79%) SAP HANA
8 5 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.64%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 96 (15.26%) Selenium
2 91 (14.47%) JIRA
3 62 (9.86%) Cucumber
4 48 (7.63%) HP UFT
4 48 (7.63%) WebDriver
5 40 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 36 (5.72%) Jenkins
7 35 (5.56%) SoapUI
8 30 (4.77%) JUnit
9 25 (3.97%) JMeter
10 22 (3.50%) Maven
11 20 (3.18%) Git (software)
12 19 (3.02%) Visual Studio
13 16 (2.54%) Gradle
14 14 (2.23%) LoadRunner
15 13 (2.07%) Ant
15 13 (2.07%) Protractor
15 13 (2.07%) SpecFlow
15 13 (2.07%) TeamCity
16 12 (1.91%) Subversion
General
1 144 (22.89%) Finance
2 75 (11.92%) Banking
3 34 (5.41%) Investment Banking
4 32 (5.09%) Retail
5 28 (4.45%) Front Office
6 17 (2.70%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.75%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.59%) Games
9 8 (1.27%) Military
10 7 (1.11%) Publishing
11 6 (0.95%) Billing
11 6 (0.95%) General Ledger
11 6 (0.95%) Legal
12 5 (0.79%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.64%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.48%) Back Office
14 3 (0.48%) Electronics
14 3 (0.48%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.32%) Law
15 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 224 (35.61%) Analyst
2 197 (31.32%) Test Analyst
3 114 (18.12%) Developer
4 92 (14.63%) Tester
5 52 (8.27%) Test Engineer
6 47 (7.47%) Java Developer
7 39 (6.20%) Test Manager
8 30 (4.77%) QA Engineer
9 27 (4.29%) Automation Test Analyst
9 27 (4.29%) Test Leader
10 26 (4.13%) Automation Tester
11 24 (3.82%) Software Engineer
12 23 (3.66%) Java Engineer
12 23 (3.66%) QA Tester
13 22 (3.50%) JavaScript Developer
14 20 (3.18%) Consultant
15 19 (3.02%) Developer in Test
16 18 (2.86%) UAT Analyst
17 17 (2.70%) QA Analyst
17 17 (2.70%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (11.61%) HTML
2 58 (9.22%) XML
3 56 (8.90%) Web Services
4 54 (8.59%) .NET
5 39 (6.20%) AngularJS
6 28 (4.45%) RESTful
6 28 (4.45%) Spring
7 26 (4.13%) CSS
7 26 (4.13%) HTML5
7 26 (4.13%) SOAP
8 23 (3.66%) Hibernate
8 23 (3.66%) REST
9 14 (2.23%) Java EE
10 13 (2.07%) JMS
10 13 (2.07%) JSON
10 13 (2.07%) Middleware
11 12 (1.91%) Ajax
11 12 (1.91%) CSS3
12 10 (1.59%) WebSphere MQ
13 9 (1.43%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 57 (9.06%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (3.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 22 (3.50%) Mobile App
3 21 (3.34%) User Experience
4 17 (2.70%) Equities
5 16 (2.54%) Computer Science
6 11 (1.75%) Client/Server
6 11 (1.75%) Derivative
6 11 (1.75%) Fixed Income
6 11 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 9 (1.43%) Data Structures
7 9 (1.43%) STB
8 8 (1.27%) AS400
8 8 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.11%) Performance Metrics
10 6 (0.95%) Data Conversion
11 5 (0.79%) Data Integration
11 5 (0.79%) Fat Client
11 5 (0.79%) Hedge funds
11 5 (0.79%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 62 (9.86%) Unix
2 46 (7.31%) Linux
3 35 (5.56%) Windows
4 21 (3.34%) Android
5 15 (2.38%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.91%) Windows Server
7 11 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.95%) Solaris
8 6 (0.95%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.79%) Mac OS X
9 5 (0.79%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.48%) CentOS
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (29.41%) Test Scripting
3 177 (28.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 123 (19.55%) Functional Testing
5 120 (19.08%) Integration Testing
5 120 (19.08%) Software Testing
6 119 (18.92%) BDD
7 98 (15.58%) Scrum
7 98 (15.58%) Test Automation
8 96 (15.26%) Continuous Integration
9 92 (14.63%) SDLC
10 86 (13.67%) Test Strategy
11 83 (13.20%) System Testing
12 78 (12.40%) Defect Management
13 75 (11.92%) TDD
14 70 (11.13%) System Integration Testing
14 70 (11.13%) Unit Testing
15 67 (10.65%) Performance Testing
16 66 (10.49%) Automated Testing
17 59 (9.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 151 (24.01%) SQL
2 144 (22.89%) Java
3 104 (16.53%) JavaScript
4 53 (8.43%) C#
5 27 (4.29%) Python
6 17 (2.70%) Ruby
7 16 (2.54%) Shell Script
8 15 (2.38%) C++
8 15 (2.38%) VB
9 14 (2.23%) C
9 14 (2.23%) Groovy
9 14 (2.23%) PL/SQL
10 12 (1.91%) VBA
10 12 (1.91%) VBScript
11 11 (1.75%) VB.NET
12 10 (1.59%) PHP
12 10 (1.59%) PowerShell
13 9 (1.43%) F#
13 9 (1.43%) Perl
14 6 (0.95%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 106 (16.85%) ISEB
2 100 (15.90%) ISTQB
3 91 (14.47%) Security Cleared
4 65 (10.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 61 (9.70%) SC Cleared
6 26 (4.13%) Degree
7 18 (2.86%) DV Cleared
8 10 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
9 9 (1.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 4 (0.64%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.48%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.32%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.32%) CCNA
12 2 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.32%) HND
13 1 (0.16%) CCA
13 1 (0.16%) IIBA
13 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (24.32%) QA
2 7 (1.11%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.11%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (0.79%) MiFID
4 4 (0.64%) EMIR
4 4 (0.64%) SLA
4 4 (0.64%) WCAG
5 3 (0.48%) AIFMD
5 3 (0.48%) GxP
5 3 (0.48%) UCITS
6 1 (0.16%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.16%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 11 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.64%) Docker
4 2 (0.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 59 (9.38%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.27%) HP SiteScope
3 5 (0.79%) Puppet
4 3 (0.48%) SELinux
5 1 (0.16%) CA Service Virtualization
5 1 (0.16%) Cacti
5 1 (0.16%) Control-M
5 1 (0.16%) Foglight
5 1 (0.16%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.16%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.16%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.16%) Kibana
5 1 (0.16%) logstash
5 1 (0.16%) Nagios
5 1 (0.16%) nmon
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.16%) SCCM
5 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.16%) vRealize
Vendors
1 69 (10.97%) Oracle
2 67 (10.65%) HP
2 67 (10.65%) Microsoft
3 36 (5.72%) SAP
4 11 (1.75%) Murex
4 11 (1.75%) Rally
5 9 (1.43%) Atlassian
5 9 (1.43%) VMware
6 8 (1.27%) IBM
7 7 (1.11%) OpenLink
8 6 (0.95%) Pega
9 5 (0.79%) Cognos
9 5 (0.79%) Siebel
9 5 (0.79%) Telerik
9 5 (0.79%) webMethods
10 4 (0.64%) Compaq
10 4 (0.64%) EMC
10 4 (0.64%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.64%) Terracotta
10 4 (0.64%) WorldPay
London
Modis International
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £550 - £570 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £33,899 to £48,614 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £490.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £401 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TDA Group
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Hursley)
Rate: From £28,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago