The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 48 47 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.57% 0.84% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 1.07% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £306 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +38.88%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
301 375 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 85.27% 78.45% 73.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 204 228
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 31 21
Median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £25.25 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £46.20 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Cheltenham - 2 £306 -
Regression Testing
South West

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) Test Planning
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) IBM Sterling
4 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Android
4 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium
4 2 (40.00%) Release Management
4 2 (40.00%) Atlassian
4 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Cloudera
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Issue Tracking
4 2 (40.00%) Smoke Testing

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (40.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Ant
2 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Web Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Web Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Web Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Content Management
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Smoke Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (20.00%) Multichannel Retail
4 1 (20.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (40.00%) Cloudera
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) IBM Sterling