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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 48 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.42% - 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% - 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£375 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £310 £283
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +9.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.69% -7.14%
Regression Testing
South West

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
276 137 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 58.35% 61.71% 71.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 71 158
Average daily rate £393 £365 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.53% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £243 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £435 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 29
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.81 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+189.59% -56.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £12.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Regression Testing across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - - - - 2
Gloucester - - - -
Regression Testing
South West

Regression Testing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) HND
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Deep Packet Inspection

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) HND
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss