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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 38 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.44% - 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% - 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£320 - £350
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
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
202 144 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 72.92% 61.02% 54.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 88 94
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £254 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 12
Average hourly rate £40.00 £16.25 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+146.15% -5.79%
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 Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Regression Testing across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 28 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Malling - - - -
Regression Testing
South East

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Red Gate
4 1 (20.00%) Behat
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (20.00%) SOA

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) Behat
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JMeter
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Red Gate
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) HP
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