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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 53 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 7 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.04% 0.15% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.21% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £291 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +38.88%

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
528 486 533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 78.81% 73.97% 76.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 250 296
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+2.25% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 43 27
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £14.55 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Regression Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rickmansworth - 4 £291 -
Stevenage - 1 - - 1
Regression Testing
East of England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
2 9 (69.23%) Cucumber
2 9 (69.23%) Automation Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Gherkin
3 8 (61.54%) ATDD
3 8 (61.54%) BDD
3 8 (61.54%) Selenium
3 8 (61.54%) JBehave
3 8 (61.54%) WebDriver
3 8 (61.54%) Open Source
4 7 (53.85%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (53.85%) Scrum
4 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
5 6 (46.15%) TDD
5 6 (46.15%) Spring
5 6 (46.15%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
5 6 (46.15%) Kanban
5 6 (46.15%) QA
5 6 (46.15%) SoapUI
6 5 (38.46%) RESTful
6 5 (38.46%) Confluence
6 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
6 5 (38.46%) Functional Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Test Strategy
6 5 (38.46%) JUnit
6 5 (38.46%) Tomcat

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) Confluence
1 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Lorenzo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Cucumber
2 8 (61.54%) JBehave
2 8 (61.54%) Selenium
2 8 (61.54%) WebDriver
3 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
3 6 (46.15%) SoapUI
4 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
4 5 (38.46%) JIRA
4 5 (38.46%) JUnit
4 5 (38.46%) Maven
5 4 (30.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (30.77%) Mockito
5 4 (30.77%) Moq
5 4 (30.77%) TeamCity
6 3 (23.08%) JMeter
7 2 (15.38%) FitNesse
7 2 (15.38%) NUnit
7 2 (15.38%) Robot Framework
8 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Test Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Automation Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Java Automation Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (15.38%) QA Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) QA Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Agile Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Gherkin
2 6 (46.15%) Spring
3 5 (38.46%) RESTful
4 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
5 2 (15.38%) JSON
5 2 (15.38%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.69%) Ajax
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
6 1 (7.69%) HTML
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) Kendo UI
6 1 (7.69%) MSMQ
6 1 (7.69%) REST
6 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (7.69%) RIA
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Automation Testing
2 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
3 8 (61.54%) ATDD
3 8 (61.54%) BDD
3 8 (61.54%) Open Source
4 7 (53.85%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (53.85%) Scrum
4 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
5 6 (46.15%) Kanban
5 6 (46.15%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (46.15%) TDD
6 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (38.46%) Functional Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Test Strategy
7 4 (30.77%) High Availability
8 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
8 3 (23.08%) Validation
9 2 (15.38%) DevOps
9 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 2 (15.38%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
2 3 (23.08%) HL7
2 3 (23.08%) SDET
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle