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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 105 98 96
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 14 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.74% 1.25% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.59% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 6
Average daily rate £350 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £286 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £520 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -15.29%
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
1510 1635 1299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.39% 78.34% 73.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 993 894 702
Average daily rate £375 £375 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 76 67
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £42.00 £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Fareham - 4 - - 1
Winchester -12 3 £250 -33.33% 1
Regression Testing
South East

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (52.63%) Selenium
2 20 (52.63%) HP
3 19 (50.00%) HP UFT
3 19 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 18 (47.37%) Test Scripting
5 17 (44.74%) Java
6 16 (42.11%) SC Cleared
6 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
6 16 (42.11%) Test Strategy
7 15 (39.47%) Functional Testing
7 15 (39.47%) Oracle
8 12 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (28.95%) Software Testing
9 11 (28.95%) Scrum
9 11 (28.95%) WebDriver
9 11 (28.95%) Defect Tracking
10 10 (26.32%) VBScript
10 10 (26.32%) Oracle APEX
11 9 (23.68%) VB
12 8 (21.05%) .NET
12 8 (21.05%) C++
12 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
12 8 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (21.05%) Test Management
12 8 (21.05%) System Testing
12 8 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 8 (21.05%) BDD
13 7 (18.42%) F#
13 7 (18.42%) Migration

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) VLAN
1 2 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (2.63%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.63%) DB2
3 1 (2.63%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 20 (52.63%) Selenium
2 19 (50.00%) HP UFT
3 12 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (28.95%) WebDriver
5 10 (26.32%) Oracle APEX
6 6 (15.79%) Cucumber
6 6 (15.79%) SpecFlow
6 6 (15.79%) TestComplete
7 5 (13.16%) JIRA
7 5 (13.16%) JUnit
7 5 (13.16%) WATIR
8 1 (2.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (2.63%) Appium
8 1 (2.63%) LoadRunner
8 1 (2.63%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.63%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Military
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Billing
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Consultant
1 10 (26.32%) Tester
2 9 (23.68%) Analyst
3 8 (21.05%) Test Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Automation Tester
5 6 (15.79%) Test Consultant
6 5 (13.16%) Angular Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Test Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (7.89%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Verification Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Agile Tester
9 2 (5.26%) Test Automation Consultant
9 2 (5.26%) Test Manager
10 1 (2.63%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) .NET
2 7 (18.42%) Web Services
3 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
3 5 (13.16%) Spring
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.63%) HTML
4 1 (2.63%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (2.63%) J2EE
4 1 (2.63%) JSON
4 1 (2.63%) REST
4 1 (2.63%) SAP PI
4 1 (2.63%) SOAP
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.89%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) AS400
3 1 (2.63%) iSeries
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) AIX
2 2 (5.26%) Android
2 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 18 (47.37%) Test Scripting
4 16 (42.11%) Test Strategy
5 15 (39.47%) Functional Testing
6 11 (28.95%) Defect Tracking
6 11 (28.95%) Scrum
6 11 (28.95%) Software Testing
7 8 (21.05%) BDD
7 8 (21.05%) System Testing
7 8 (21.05%) Test Management
8 7 (18.42%) Migration
9 6 (15.79%) Load Testing
10 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (13.16%) Performance Testing
10 5 (13.16%) Project Management
10 5 (13.16%) Release Management
10 5 (13.16%) SysML
10 5 (13.16%) UML
10 5 (13.16%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) Java
2 10 (26.32%) VBScript
3 9 (23.68%) VB
4 8 (21.05%) C++
5 7 (18.42%) F#
6 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
7 4 (10.53%) SQL
8 3 (7.89%) C#
8 3 (7.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) SC Cleared
1 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 8 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (18.42%) ISEB
4 5 (13.16%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (10.53%) ISTQB
6 3 (7.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (5.26%) Degree
8 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.63%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) HP
2 15 (39.47%) Oracle
3 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 5 (13.16%) Telerik
5 1 (2.63%) Coremetrics
5 1 (2.63%) Endeca
5 1 (2.63%) Google
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) SAP
5 1 (2.63%) webMethods