The first table below looks at the demand for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 312 226 279
Rank change year-on-year
-86 +53
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 89 204 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.84% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 1.10% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 156 78
Average daily rate
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£385 £525 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £353 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £591
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -7.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18040 18538 19441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.72% 76.41% 73.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 12586 12861 12944
Average daily rate £442 £450 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.77% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 252 381
Average hourly rate £20.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.45% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £51.30 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in London

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Histogram in London

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in London

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +12 21 £363 -14.70% 6
Greenford - 4 - - 2
Harrow - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 107 (42.13%) SQL
2 76 (29.92%) Finance
3 72 (28.35%) User Acceptance Testing
4 70 (27.56%) Test Scripting
4 70 (27.56%) Oracle
5 63 (24.80%) QA
6 57 (22.44%) Java
7 52 (20.47%) UNIX
8 47 (18.50%) Selenium
9 46 (18.11%) Banking
9 46 (18.11%) Agile Software Development
10 41 (16.14%) ISEB
10 41 (16.14%) JIRA
11 37 (14.57%) Degree
11 37 (14.57%) Scrum
12 36 (14.17%) Linux
13 35 (13.78%) Perl
14 34 (13.39%) Web Services
14 34 (13.39%) HP Quality Center
15 32 (12.60%) Manual Testing
16 31 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
16 31 (12.20%) Unit Testing
16 31 (12.20%) Test Automation
17 29 (11.42%) Relational Database
18 28 (11.02%) System Testing
18 28 (11.02%) Derivative
18 28 (11.02%) Windows
18 28 (11.02%) HP
19 27 (10.63%) Investment Banking
20 24 (9.45%) XML

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 13 (5.12%) Apache
2 12 (4.72%) MQSeries
2 12 (4.72%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.76%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.97%) Confluence
4 5 (1.97%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.97%) IIS
5 4 (1.57%) CMS
6 2 (0.79%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (5.12%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.97%) MS Project
2 5 (1.97%) MS Office
3 3 (1.18%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.39%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (1.57%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (1.57%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 3 (1.18%) SAP CRM
2 3 (1.18%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (1.18%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.79%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.79%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.79%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.79%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.79%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.79%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.79%) RMDS
3 2 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.39%) Cerner Millennium
4 1 (0.39%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (0.39%) MultiFonds
4 1 (0.39%) Global One
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.94%) HTTP
1 10 (3.94%) TCP/IP
1 10 (3.94%) DNS
2 9 (3.54%) LDAP
2 9 (3.54%) SSL
3 8 (3.15%) LAN
3 8 (3.15%) WAN
3 8 (3.15%) HTTPS
4 7 (2.76%) 3G
4 7 (2.76%) Firewall
4 7 (2.76%) 2G
4 7 (2.76%) 4G
5 4 (1.57%) Wireshark
5 4 (1.57%) Internet
6 2 (0.79%) DVB
6 2 (0.79%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.79%) Intranet
7 1 (0.39%) MPLS
7 1 (0.39%) DHCP
7 1 (0.39%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.42%) Relational Database
2 19 (7.48%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (6.69%) MySQL
3 17 (6.69%) SQL Server
4 13 (5.12%) DB2
5 12 (4.72%) RDBMS
5 12 (4.72%) Oracle Database
6 11 (4.33%) DbVisualizer
7 9 (3.54%) DataStage
8 5 (1.97%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.57%) Star Schema
10 3 (1.18%) BusinessObjects XI
10 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.79%) SQLPlus
11 2 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 47 (18.50%) Selenium
2 41 (16.14%) JIRA
3 23 (9.06%) QuickTest Pro
4 17 (6.69%) LoadRunner
4 17 (6.69%) FitNesse
4 17 (6.69%) SoapUI
5 16 (6.30%) Jenkins
6 15 (5.91%) WebDriver
7 14 (5.51%) Maven
8 13 (5.12%) Cucumber
9 12 (4.72%) Subversion
9 12 (4.72%) eggPlant
10 11 (4.33%) JUnit
11 10 (3.94%) Toad
12 9 (3.54%) Visual Studio
12 9 (3.54%) Ant
13 7 (2.76%) JMeter
13 7 (2.76%) WinRunner
13 7 (2.76%) Apache Ivy
14 6 (2.36%) Rational Rose
General
1 76 (29.92%) Finance
2 46 (18.11%) Banking
3 27 (10.63%) Investment Banking
4 20 (7.87%) Front Office
5 11 (4.33%) Manufacturing
5 11 (4.33%) Retail
6 7 (2.76%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.36%) Back Office
8 5 (1.97%) Advertising
9 4 (1.57%) Marketing
10 3 (1.18%) Legal
10 3 (1.18%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.79%) Electronics
12 1 (0.39%) Games
12 1 (0.39%) Billing
12 1 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (25.98%) Analyst
2 60 (23.62%) Tester
3 51 (20.08%) Developer
4 47 (18.50%) Test Analyst
5 20 (7.87%) Consultant
6 16 (6.30%) Test Manager
7 14 (5.51%) Test Leader
8 13 (5.12%) Automation Tester
9 12 (4.72%) Business Analyst
9 12 (4.72%) C++ Developer
10 10 (3.94%) SAP Consultant
10 10 (3.94%) Senior Developer
10 10 (3.94%) Manual Tester
11 9 (3.54%) Java Developer
11 9 (3.54%) QA Engineer
11 9 (3.54%) Data Warehouse Analyst
11 9 (3.54%) Scala Developer
11 9 (3.54%) DevOps Engineer
11 9 (3.54%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
12 8 (3.15%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (13.39%) Web Services
2 24 (9.45%) XML
3 23 (9.06%) SOAP
4 21 (8.27%) .NET
5 19 (7.48%) HTML
6 17 (6.69%) STL
7 15 (5.91%) J2EE
7 15 (5.91%) Flash
7 15 (5.91%) REST
8 12 (4.72%) Spring
9 10 (3.94%) Hibernate
10 9 (3.54%) JPA
11 7 (2.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 7 (2.76%) J2ME
11 7 (2.76%) WAP
12 6 (2.36%) XSLT
13 5 (1.97%) FpML
14 4 (1.57%) Middleware
14 4 (1.57%) Cocoa
14 4 (1.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.02%) Derivative
2 13 (5.12%) Mobile App
3 12 (4.72%) Open Source
4 11 (4.33%) Fixed Income
4 11 (4.33%) Equities
5 9 (3.54%) Handset
5 9 (3.54%) Credit Risk
5 9 (3.54%) Market Risk
6 7 (2.76%) STB
7 6 (2.36%) MPEG
8 5 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.97%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 4 (1.57%) Reference Data
9 4 (1.57%) Video on Demand
9 4 (1.57%) NHS
9 4 (1.57%) IPTV
10 3 (1.18%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (1.18%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.18%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.79%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 52 (20.47%) UNIX
2 36 (14.17%) Linux
3 28 (11.02%) Windows
4 9 (3.54%) Android
5 6 (2.36%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.79%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.79%) Solaris
6 2 (0.79%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.39%) VMS
7 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (28.35%) User Acceptance Testing
2 70 (27.56%) Test Scripting
3 46 (18.11%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (14.57%) Scrum
5 32 (12.60%) Manual Testing
6 31 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (12.20%) Unit Testing
6 31 (12.20%) Test Automation
7 28 (11.02%) System Testing
8 23 (9.06%) Automated Testing
9 20 (7.87%) Integration Testing
9 20 (7.87%) Migration
9 20 (7.87%) E-Commerce
10 19 (7.48%) ETL
11 18 (7.09%) TDD
11 18 (7.09%) Test Strategy
12 17 (6.69%) Software Testing
13 16 (6.30%) BDD
14 15 (5.91%) OO
14 15 (5.91%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (42.13%) SQL
2 57 (22.44%) Java
3 35 (13.78%) Perl
4 22 (8.66%) C++
5 20 (7.87%) JavaScript
6 19 (7.48%) Python
7 16 (6.30%) Ruby
8 11 (4.33%) Scala
9 9 (3.54%) C#
10 6 (2.36%) VBScript
11 5 (1.97%) VBA
11 5 (1.97%) VC++
12 4 (1.57%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.57%) C
12 4 (1.57%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.57%) Groovy
13 3 (1.18%) PHP
13 3 (1.18%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.18%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (16.14%) ISEB
2 37 (14.57%) Degree
3 21 (8.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 20 (7.87%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.36%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.18%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (0.79%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (24.80%) QA
2 5 (1.97%) EMIR
2 5 (1.97%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.79%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.39%) Basel II
4 1 (0.39%) Basel III
System Software
1 7 (2.76%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.57%) Cygwin
3 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 34 (13.39%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.57%) Puppet
3 2 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.79%) Control-M
Vendors
1 70 (27.56%) Oracle
2 28 (11.02%) HP
3 21 (8.27%) IBM
4 20 (7.87%) Microsoft
5 19 (7.48%) SAP
6 14 (5.51%) JBoss
7 11 (4.33%) Open Text
8 9 (3.54%) GigaSpaces
8 9 (3.54%) Siebel
9 8 (3.15%) Apple
10 7 (2.76%) Bloomberg
10 7 (2.76%) Sun
10 7 (2.76%) Business Objects
11 6 (2.36%) Cognos
11 6 (2.36%) Reuters
12 4 (1.57%) PeopleSoft
13 3 (1.18%) Sybase
13 3 (1.18%) Informatica
14 2 (0.79%) Murex
14 2 (0.79%) Perforce
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