The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 34 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.10% 0.84% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 1.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £281 £210 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.69 -
% change year-on-year
+7.09% -
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 Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
184 193 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 77.31% 80.75% 76.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 135 93
Median daily rate £375 £345 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £467
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 16
Median hourly rate £9.61 £17.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.47% -57.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Kent region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Maidstone - 1 £350 -
West Malling - 1 - -
Regression Testing
South East

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Manual Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (25.00%) System Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Validation
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Essbase
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) Hyperion
5 1 (12.50%) Apple
5 1 (12.50%) HFM
5 1 (12.50%) SilkTest
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Essbase
2 1 (12.50%) Hyperion Smart View
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) SilkTest
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Android Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Test Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Trainee
4 1 (12.50%) Trainee Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Manual Testing
1 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Hyperion
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft