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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 41 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 9 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.46% 0.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 0.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Median daily rate £210 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.38% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.96 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.74% -7.14%
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
270 181 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 73.77% 72.98% 72.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 99 101
Median daily rate £425 £350 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -3.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £11.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+182.60% -34.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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
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 31 May 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
Chatham - 2 £215 -
Regression Testing
South East

Regression Testing
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 16 (100.00%) ISEB
1 16 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 16 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 16 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 16 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
2 14 (87.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (87.50%) ISTQB
3 13 (81.25%) Finance
4 9 (56.25%) SDLC
5 8 (50.00%) AS400
6 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
6 6 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (37.50%) Manual Testing
6 6 (37.50%) System Testing
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
8 1 (6.25%) JUnit
8 1 (6.25%) Migration
8 1 (6.25%) Banking
8 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Selenium
8 1 (6.25%) Line Management
8 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JUnit
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Analyst
1 16 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) AS400 Test Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) UAT Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 16 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 16 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 16 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 14 (87.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (56.25%) SDLC
4 6 (37.50%) Manual Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 6 (37.50%) System Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) ISEB
2 14 (87.50%) ISTQB
3 6 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification