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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 54 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.45% 0.31% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £404 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 - £16.50
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
512 422 634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.99% 66.46% 68.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 220 353
Average daily rate £405 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 20 34
Average hourly rate £33.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £13.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.35 £37.25 £43.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 December 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
Hemel Hempstead +3 2 - -
Stevenage - - - -
Watford - - - -
Regression Testing
East of England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 16 (84.21%) XML
2 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
3 12 (63.16%) VBScript
3 12 (63.16%) .NET
3 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
3 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (63.16%) .NET Framework
4 11 (57.89%) QA
5 10 (52.63%) WCF
5 10 (52.63%) LINQ
5 10 (52.63%) Code Coverage
5 10 (52.63%) Scrum
5 10 (52.63%) CSS
5 10 (52.63%) XSL
5 10 (52.63%) XSLT
5 10 (52.63%) IIS
5 10 (52.63%) POCO
6 8 (42.11%) C#
6 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
7 7 (36.84%) HTML
7 7 (36.84%) JIRA
7 7 (36.84%) TDD
7 7 (36.84%) FxCop
7 7 (36.84%) StyleCop
7 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (36.84%) BDD
8 6 (31.58%) SQL
8 6 (31.58%) ADO.NET
9 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (21.05%) Retail

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (52.63%) IIS
2 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
2 4 (21.05%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) DB2
1 4 (21.05%) DbVisualizer
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) DTS
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) JIRA
1 7 (36.84%) FxCop
1 7 (36.84%) StyleCop
2 4 (21.05%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (21.05%) LoadRunner
3 2 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Retail
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
1 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Tester
4 3 (15.79%) SAP Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SAP Implementation Manager
6 1 (5.26%) SAP Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) XML
2 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
2 12 (63.16%) .NET Framework
3 10 (52.63%) WCF
3 10 (52.63%) LINQ
3 10 (52.63%) CSS
3 10 (52.63%) XSL
3 10 (52.63%) XSLT
3 10 (52.63%) POCO
4 7 (36.84%) HTML
5 6 (31.58%) ADO.NET
6 4 (21.05%) J2EE
6 4 (21.05%) Flash
7 2 (10.53%) Ajax
7 2 (10.53%) jQuery
7 2 (10.53%) WinForms
7 2 (10.53%) DHTML
7 2 (10.53%) Web Services
7 2 (10.53%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Code Coverage
2 10 (52.63%) Scrum
3 7 (36.84%) TDD
3 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (36.84%) BDD
4 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Automated Testing
5 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
5 4 (21.05%) System Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Change Management
7 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Use Case
7 2 (10.53%) MVC
7 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) Migration
7 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
2 12 (63.16%) VBScript
3 8 (42.11%) C#
4 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 4 (21.05%) Java
6 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
1 4 (21.05%) ISEB
1 4 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) IBM
1 4 (21.05%) HP
2 3 (15.79%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft