The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 112 89 81
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -8
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 7 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.32% 0.62% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.89% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 11
Average daily rate
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£375 £263 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £222 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £339 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £300 £318
% change year-on-year
+13.75% -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.00
Regression Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1649 1129 1200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 75.09% 70.30% 73.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 655 621
Average daily rate £360 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 47 100
Average hourly rate £29.50 £28.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% -23.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.69 £12.50 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 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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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
Andover - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Gosport - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - -
Southampton - - - - 1
Farnborough - - - -
Regression Testing
South East

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 12 (48.00%) Test Scripting
1 12 (48.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (36.00%) Windows
3 8 (32.00%) VBScript
3 8 (32.00%) ISEB
4 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (28.00%) Oracle
4 7 (28.00%) HP
4 7 (28.00%) Test Strategy
5 6 (24.00%) Content Management
6 5 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (20.00%) .NET
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (20.00%) MS Office
6 5 (20.00%) C
6 5 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (20.00%) QA
7 4 (16.00%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (16.00%) Use Case
7 4 (16.00%) Multithreading
7 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (16.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (16.00%) Smart Meter
7 4 (16.00%) Intel
7 4 (16.00%) Device Driver
7 4 (16.00%) ISEB Practitioner
7 4 (16.00%) VB
7 4 (16.00%) Python
7 4 (16.00%) UNIX
8 3 (12.00%) Cisco

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) JBoss
1 1 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (4.00%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (12.00%) JIRA
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (12.00%) Electronics
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Billing
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Test Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) QA Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Quality Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Tester
5 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Real Time Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Test Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Quality Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Web Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Automation Tester
7 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) JSP
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Device Driver
1 4 (16.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) UNIX
3 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.00%) Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Test Scripting
1 12 (48.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (28.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (24.00%) Content Management
4 4 (16.00%) Multithreading
4 4 (16.00%) Use Case
4 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (12.00%) Requirements Management
5 3 (12.00%) System Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.00%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.00%) Release Management
6 2 (8.00%) Web Development
6 2 (8.00%) Test Management
6 2 (8.00%) V-Model
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
7 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) VBScript
2 5 (20.00%) C
3 4 (16.00%) VB
3 4 (16.00%) Python
4 2 (8.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) ISEB
2 4 (16.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 4 (16.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle
1 7 (28.00%) HP
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) Intel
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) IBM