The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 57 66 57
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.16% 0.13% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.16% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Average daily rate £225 - £296
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -15.29%
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
479 628 479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 77.63% 81.24% 78.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 382 235
Average daily rate £330 £376 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.11% +7.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £280 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 8
Average hourly rate £33.36 £15.77 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.50% +5.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.10 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £27.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) System Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) JCL
4 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) BODI
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BODI
1 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) System Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center