The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 77 96 84
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 29 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.86% 0.15% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 0.17% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 6
Average daily rate £505 - £200
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 - £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £567 - £206
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.90 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+31.98% -
Regression Testing
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1332 1150 952
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.38% 85.95% 82.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 957 784 642
Average daily rate £425 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £260 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 14
Average hourly rate £12.10 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £13.60 £15.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.07 £35.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Regression Testing across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 28 (80.00%) Java
2 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (68.57%) BDD
4 17 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
6 15 (42.86%) TDD
6 15 (42.86%) Unit Testing
7 14 (40.00%) Data Management
7 14 (40.00%) HTML
8 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
9 12 (34.29%) Mentoring
9 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (31.43%) Coaching
10 11 (31.43%) Hibernate
11 10 (28.57%) Scrum
11 10 (28.57%) Software Testing
11 10 (28.57%) SDLC
12 9 (25.71%) Kanban
13 8 (22.86%) Selenium
13 8 (22.86%) Spring
14 7 (20.00%) J2EE
14 7 (20.00%) CSS
14 7 (20.00%) JSP
14 7 (20.00%) HTML5
14 7 (20.00%) CSS3
14 7 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (17.14%) MongoDB
15 6 (17.14%) Cucumber
15 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
15 6 (17.14%) QA

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (2.86%) JBoss
1 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) MongoDB
2 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.57%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Selenium
2 6 (17.14%) Cucumber
3 4 (11.43%) JIRA
4 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.71%) JMeter
5 2 (5.71%) Liquibase
5 2 (5.71%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.86%) Ant
6 1 (2.86%) Appium
6 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.86%) Maven
6 1 (2.86%) Subversion
6 1 (2.86%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (5.71%) Legal
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Java Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Java Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Senior Java Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Digital Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Tester
5 4 (11.43%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Principal Software Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Automation Tester
6 3 (8.57%) JavaScript Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.71%) QA Tester
7 2 (5.71%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Test Automation Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Test Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Test Specialist
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) HTML
2 11 (31.43%) Hibernate
3 8 (22.86%) Spring
4 7 (20.00%) CSS
4 7 (20.00%) CSS3
4 7 (20.00%) HTML5
4 7 (20.00%) J2EE
4 7 (20.00%) JSP
5 5 (14.29%) REST
6 3 (8.57%) JAX-RS
6 3 (8.57%) XML
7 2 (5.71%) .NET
8 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.86%) Middleware
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (2.86%) React
8 1 (2.86%) SOAP
8 1 (2.86%) Spring MVC
8 1 (2.86%) Spring Security
8 1 (2.86%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
1 3 (8.57%) Mac OS X
1 3 (8.57%) Unix
2 1 (2.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (68.57%) BDD
3 17 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
5 15 (42.86%) TDD
5 15 (42.86%) Unit Testing
6 14 (40.00%) Data Management
7 12 (34.29%) Mentoring
8 11 (31.43%) Coaching
9 10 (28.57%) Scrum
9 10 (28.57%) SDLC
9 10 (28.57%) Software Testing
10 9 (25.71%) Kanban
11 7 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (14.29%) Functional Testing
13 4 (11.43%) Automated Testing
13 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
14 3 (8.57%) Test Management
14 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
14 3 (8.57%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 28 (80.00%) Java
2 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.57%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) C#
4 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) ISTQB
3 3 (8.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (5.71%) ISEB
4 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) QA
2 3 (8.57%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) HP