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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 280 304 344
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +40
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 419 381 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.83% 0.72% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.89% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 221 191
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 8
Median hourly rate £34.94 £38.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.25% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.84 £38.50 £32.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.56 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £27.13 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+31.79% -27.66%
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
41809 42609 40117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.03% 80.40% 78.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 27858 28200 25340
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1000 1145 1121
Median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £22.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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 August 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 August 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 August 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 -7 192 £395 -7.05% 30
South East +6 66 £347 -0.92% 20
West Midlands -9 29 £321 +7.08% 4
North East +1 28 £438 +34.61% 2
North West +16 27 £300 -25.00% 9
East of England +18 25 £360 +20.00% 6
South West +8 22 £315 +1.61% 5
Yorkshire -25 14 £385 +18.46% 6
East Midlands +4 10 £405 +35.00% 6
Regression Testing
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Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 372 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (28.05%) Test Scripting
3 213 (26.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 191 (23.82%) SQL
5 188 (23.44%) QA
6 187 (23.32%) Finance
7 176 (21.95%) Functional Testing
8 170 (21.20%) Java
9 169 (21.07%) BDD
10 148 (18.45%) Oracle
11 141 (17.58%) Continuous Integration
12 139 (17.33%) Software Testing
13 136 (16.96%) Selenium
14 131 (16.33%) JIRA
15 128 (15.96%) Migration
16 127 (15.84%) Scrum
17 125 (15.59%) Integration Testing
17 125 (15.59%) Security Cleared
18 119 (14.84%) ISEB
18 119 (14.84%) Test Automation
19 110 (13.72%) ISTQB
20 107 (13.34%) TDD
20 107 (13.34%) Test Strategy
21 105 (13.09%) Microsoft
22 98 (12.22%) System Testing
23 97 (12.09%) Unit Testing
23 97 (12.09%) Performance Testing
24 96 (11.97%) SDLC
25 95 (11.85%) JavaScript
26 92 (11.47%) Defect Management

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 (3.62%) Oracle Workflow
2 27 (3.37%) Confluence
3 23 (2.87%) IIS
3 23 (2.87%) SharePoint
4 14 (1.75%) JBoss
4 14 (1.75%) Tomcat
5 13 (1.62%) nginx
5 13 (1.62%) WebLogic
6 9 (1.12%) Apache
6 9 (1.12%) WebSphere
7 8 (1.00%) Skype for Business
8 7 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.75%) CMS
9 6 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.62%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.37%) CICS
11 3 (0.37%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.25%) ColdFusion
12 2 (0.25%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 49 (6.11%) MS Office
2 46 (5.74%) MS Excel
3 16 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.00%) Mingle
5 4 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.37%) MS Project
7 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.25%) Simulink
8 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 53 (6.61%) Oracle EBS
2 49 (6.11%) Oracle EBS R12
3 33 (4.11%) Oracle Applications
4 30 (3.74%) Oracle General Ledger
4 30 (3.74%) Oracle Payables
4 30 (3.74%) Oracle Receivables
5 12 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
6 11 (1.37%) Oracle Financials
7 7 (0.87%) Primavera
8 6 (0.75%) Magento
9 5 (0.62%) SAP CRM
10 4 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (0.50%) SAP ERP
10 4 (0.50%) SAP IS-U
11 3 (0.37%) Beauchamp
11 3 (0.37%) SAP CO
11 3 (0.37%) SAP FI
11 3 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
11 3 (0.37%) SAP HCM
11 3 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (1.75%) Office 365
3 12 (1.50%) GitHub
4 11 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (0.50%) Boomi
6 4 (0.50%) SaaS
7 3 (0.37%) Google Play
7 3 (0.37%) IaaS
8 2 (0.25%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.25%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.25%) PaaS
8 2 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.12%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.24%) Internet
2 25 (3.12%) HTTP
3 11 (1.37%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.12%) Fibre Channel
4 9 (1.12%) iSCSI
4 9 (1.12%) SAN
5 8 (1.00%) FCoE
5 8 (1.00%) Skype
6 7 (0.87%) SSL
7 6 (0.75%) VLAN
8 5 (0.62%) DVB
9 4 (0.50%) WAN
9 4 (0.50%) ZigBee
10 3 (0.37%) FTP
10 3 (0.37%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.37%) LAN
10 3 (0.37%) VoIP
11 2 (0.25%) DNS
11 2 (0.25%) Kerberos
11 2 (0.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (5.24%) SQL Server
2 36 (4.49%) Oracle Reports
3 30 (3.74%) Relational Database
4 21 (2.62%) MongoDB
5 19 (2.37%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 18 (2.24%) MySQL
7 16 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (1.87%) Oracle Database
8 15 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (1.50%) DB2
10 10 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
10 10 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (0.87%) MS Access
11 7 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (0.75%) OLTP
12 6 (0.75%) VoltDB
13 5 (0.62%) NoSQL
13 5 (0.62%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 136 (16.96%) Selenium
2 131 (16.33%) JIRA
3 76 (9.48%) Jenkins
4 71 (8.85%) Cucumber
5 60 (7.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 58 (7.23%) WebDriver
7 55 (6.86%) SoapUI
8 51 (6.36%) JMeter
9 47 (5.86%) Git (software)
10 44 (5.49%) HP UFT
11 42 (5.24%) Maven
12 38 (4.74%) JUnit
13 36 (4.49%) Subversion
14 34 (4.24%) Visual Studio
15 31 (3.87%) SpecFlow
16 26 (3.24%) Gradle
17 23 (2.87%) Ant
18 20 (2.49%) LoadRunner
19 19 (2.37%) Oracle Forms
20 17 (2.12%) Eclipse
General
1 187 (23.32%) Finance
2 71 (8.85%) Banking
3 36 (4.49%) Retail
4 26 (3.24%) Investment Banking
5 21 (2.62%) Publishing
6 20 (2.49%) Games
7 19 (2.37%) General Ledger
7 19 (2.37%) Telecoms
8 16 (2.00%) Front Office
9 12 (1.50%) Back Office
10 8 (1.00%) Billing
10 8 (1.00%) Marketing
11 7 (0.87%) Military
12 5 (0.62%) French Language
12 5 (0.62%) Legal
12 5 (0.62%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.50%) Dutch Language
13 4 (0.50%) Electronics
14 3 (0.37%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 260 (32.42%) Analyst
2 231 (28.80%) Test Analyst
3 122 (15.21%) Tester
4 116 (14.46%) Developer
5 65 (8.10%) Test Engineer
6 61 (7.61%) Consultant
7 51 (6.36%) Automation Tester
8 44 (5.49%) Test Leader
9 39 (4.86%) Test Manager
10 37 (4.61%) Java Developer
11 36 (4.49%) Automation Test Analyst
12 31 (3.87%) Software Engineer
13 29 (3.62%) Oracle Consultant
13 29 (3.62%) Test Automation Engineer
14 28 (3.49%) Architect
15 26 (3.24%) Senior Analyst
16 25 (3.12%) Java Engineer
16 25 (3.12%) QA Analyst
16 25 (3.12%) Senior Test Analyst
17 24 (2.99%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (10.22%) Web Services
2 78 (9.73%) .NET
3 76 (9.48%) XML
4 75 (9.35%) HTML
5 51 (6.36%) CSS
6 39 (4.86%) REST
7 38 (4.74%) SOAP
8 32 (3.99%) HTML5
8 32 (3.99%) Node.js
9 27 (3.37%) RESTful
10 22 (2.74%) Hibernate
10 22 (2.74%) JSON
11 21 (2.62%) AngularJS
12 20 (2.49%) Java EE
12 20 (2.49%) Spring
13 17 (2.12%) Ajax
14 15 (1.87%) JMS
15 13 (1.62%) WebSphere MQ
16 12 (1.50%) J2EE
17 11 (1.37%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 76 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (3.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 24 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 23 (2.87%) Computer Science
5 18 (2.24%) Fixed Income
6 12 (1.50%) Data Structures
7 10 (1.25%) STB
7 10 (1.25%) User Experience
8 8 (1.00%) Data Conversion
8 8 (1.00%) Derivative
8 8 (1.00%) Device Driver
8 8 (1.00%) EPoS
9 7 (0.87%) Client/Server
9 7 (0.87%) Data Centre
9 7 (0.87%) Performance Metrics
10 6 (0.75%) Algorithms
10 6 (0.75%) iPad
10 6 (0.75%) Smart Meter
11 5 (0.62%) Data Integration
11 5 (0.62%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 84 (10.47%) Linux
2 83 (10.35%) Unix
3 74 (9.23%) Windows
4 33 (4.11%) Android
5 22 (2.74%) Apple iOS
6 16 (2.00%) Windows 10
7 15 (1.87%) Windows Server
8 13 (1.62%) Solaris
9 11 (1.37%) AIX
10 9 (1.12%) Windows 8
11 7 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.62%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.25%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 372 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (28.05%) Test Scripting
3 213 (26.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 176 (21.95%) Functional Testing
5 169 (21.07%) BDD
6 141 (17.58%) Continuous Integration
7 139 (17.33%) Software Testing
8 128 (15.96%) Migration
9 127 (15.84%) Scrum
10 125 (15.59%) Integration Testing
11 119 (14.84%) Test Automation
12 107 (13.34%) TDD
12 107 (13.34%) Test Strategy
13 98 (12.22%) System Testing
14 97 (12.09%) Performance Testing
14 97 (12.09%) Unit Testing
15 96 (11.97%) SDLC
16 92 (11.47%) Defect Management
17 78 (9.73%) Automated Testing
18 77 (9.60%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 191 (23.82%) SQL
2 170 (21.20%) Java
3 95 (11.85%) JavaScript
4 72 (8.98%) C#
5 68 (8.48%) Python
6 35 (4.36%) C++
6 35 (4.36%) Ruby
7 32 (3.99%) PL/SQL
8 31 (3.87%) Perl
9 25 (3.12%) F#
10 23 (2.87%) PHP
11 18 (2.24%) Groovy
12 17 (2.12%) Shell Script
12 17 (2.12%) VBScript
13 14 (1.75%) TypeScript
14 13 (1.62%) PowerShell
14 13 (1.62%) XAML
15 11 (1.37%) C
16 10 (1.25%) ECMAScript
16 10 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 125 (15.59%) Security Cleared
2 119 (14.84%) ISEB
3 110 (13.72%) ISTQB
4 83 (10.35%) SC Cleared
5 58 (7.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 41 (5.11%) Degree
7 22 (2.74%) BPSS Clearance
8 21 (2.62%) DV Cleared
9 8 (1.00%) DBS Check
10 7 (0.87%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 5 (0.62%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.12%) ACCA
13 1 (0.12%) CSQA
13 1 (0.12%) HND
13 1 (0.12%) ISEB Practitioner
13 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 188 (23.44%) QA
2 11 (1.37%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (0.62%) IEC 61508
4 5 (0.62%) WCAG
5 3 (0.37%) EMIR
5 3 (0.37%) GxP
5 3 (0.37%) MiFID
6 2 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.12%) Basel III
7 1 (0.12%) Def Stans
7 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (2.37%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (1.37%) Docker
5 6 (0.75%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.75%) KVM
6 2 (0.25%) vSphere
7 1 (0.12%) Firmware
7 1 (0.12%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 71 (8.85%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (2.00%) Puppet
3 13 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.87%) Grafana
4 7 (0.87%) HP SiteScope
4 7 (0.87%) Kibana
4 7 (0.87%) logstash
4 7 (0.87%) Oracle Identity Management
4 7 (0.87%) Salt
5 6 (0.75%) Terraform
6 5 (0.62%) Control-M
7 2 (0.25%) Cisco IPCC
7 2 (0.25%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle Flashback
8 1 (0.12%) CA Service Virtualization
8 1 (0.12%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.12%) NetApp OnCommand
8 1 (0.12%) SCCM
8 1 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 148 (18.45%) Oracle
2 105 (13.09%) Microsoft
3 83 (10.35%) HP
4 43 (5.36%) SAP
5 29 (3.62%) VMware
6 24 (2.99%) IBM
7 22 (2.74%) Atlassian
8 17 (2.12%) Rally
9 12 (1.50%) Apple
10 8 (1.00%) Veritas
11 7 (0.87%) Dell
11 7 (0.87%) ForgeRock
11 7 (0.87%) Informatica
11 7 (0.87%) Rackspace
11 7 (0.87%) Zend
12 4 (0.50%) Cisco
12 4 (0.50%) Google
12 4 (0.50%) Sony
12 4 (0.50%) SunGard
13 3 (0.37%) Sybase
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