The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 January 2015 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 59 63 64
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.61% 0.16% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.23% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£388 £450 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +44.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-15.29% +13.33%
Regression Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
482 434 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.81% 69.66% 70.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 224 316
Average daily rate £415 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 21
Average hourly rate £33.50 £25.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £118.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
Hemel Hempstead - 2 - - 1
Stevenage - - - -
Watford - - - - 1
Regression Testing
East of England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (80.00%) VBScript
1 12 (80.00%) .NET
1 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (80.00%) XML
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 11 (73.33%) QA
3 10 (66.67%) WCF
3 10 (66.67%) LINQ
3 10 (66.67%) POCO
3 10 (66.67%) Scrum
3 10 (66.67%) Code Coverage
3 10 (66.67%) XSL
3 10 (66.67%) XSLT
3 10 (66.67%) CSS
3 10 (66.67%) IIS
4 8 (53.33%) C#
4 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
5 7 (46.67%) JIRA
5 7 (46.67%) TDD
5 7 (46.67%) BDD
5 7 (46.67%) FxCop
5 7 (46.67%) StyleCop
5 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (40.00%) ADO.NET
7 3 (20.00%) SAP
7 3 (20.00%) HTML
7 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Change Management

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (66.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (13.33%) DTS
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) JIRA
1 7 (46.67%) FxCop
1 7 (46.67%) StyleCop
2 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) SAP Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Implementation Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) .NET
1 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (80.00%) XML
1 12 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 10 (66.67%) WCF
2 10 (66.67%) LINQ
2 10 (66.67%) POCO
2 10 (66.67%) XSL
2 10 (66.67%) XSLT
2 10 (66.67%) CSS
3 6 (40.00%) ADO.NET
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) Ajax
5 2 (13.33%) WinForms
5 2 (13.33%) jQuery
5 2 (13.33%) DHTML
5 2 (13.33%) Web Services
5 2 (13.33%) Razor View Engine
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Scrum
2 10 (66.67%) Code Coverage
3 7 (46.67%) TDD
3 7 (46.67%) BDD
3 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Database Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Use Case
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (80.00%) VBScript
2 8 (53.33%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (73.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft