The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
England / London
Rank 243 252 251
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 169 164 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.88% 0.78% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.93% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 102 113
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £292 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £650 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £325 £322
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +0.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +38.88%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16153 17661 17197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.51% 84.12% 81.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11671 12516 12421
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 206 192
Median hourly rate £31.50 £24.23 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +10.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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 21 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
City of London -4 26 £425 +25.92% 6
Croydon -6 3 £383 +27.50%
Osterley +5 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £575 -
Greenwich - 2 £393 -
Hillingdon - 2 £375 -
Bromley - 2 £463 -
Feltham - 2 £438 -
Uxbridge - 1 £275 -
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 150 (43.60%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (33.72%) User Acceptance Testing
3 108 (31.40%) QA
4 91 (26.45%) Finance
5 82 (23.84%) Test Scripting
6 71 (20.64%) Selenium
7 70 (20.35%) JIRA
7 70 (20.35%) Java
8 67 (19.48%) SQL
9 65 (18.90%) Functional Testing
10 58 (16.86%) Test Automation
10 58 (16.86%) Jenkins
11 55 (15.99%) Banking
12 54 (15.70%) Linux
13 53 (15.41%) Scrum
14 49 (14.24%) Python
15 46 (13.37%) Test Strategy
16 45 (13.08%) Oracle
16 45 (13.08%) Automated Testing
17 44 (12.79%) Git (software)
18 43 (12.50%) SDLC
18 43 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
19 41 (11.92%) Automation Testing
19 41 (11.92%) Continuous Integration
19 41 (11.92%) Manual Testing
20 40 (11.63%) Microsoft
21 38 (11.05%) Unix
21 38 (11.05%) Software Testing
22 37 (10.76%) Unit Testing
22 37 (10.76%) Web Services

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 21 (6.10%) Confluence
2 15 (4.36%) nginx
3 14 (4.07%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (2.33%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.74%) IIS
5 6 (1.74%) MQSeries
6 5 (1.45%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.16%) CMS
7 4 (1.16%) LiveCycle
7 4 (1.16%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.87%) Moodle
8 3 (0.87%) WordPress
9 2 (0.58%) JBoss
9 2 (0.58%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.29%) Apache
10 1 (0.29%) CICS
10 1 (0.29%) Documentum
10 1 (0.29%) FileNet
10 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 31 (9.01%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.07%) MS Office
3 7 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.29%) Mingle
4 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.29%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.16%) Loan IQ
1 4 (1.16%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (1.16%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (1.16%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 4 (1.16%) Oracle iProcurement
1 4 (1.16%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (1.16%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.58%) FLEXCUBE
3 2 (0.58%) HFM
3 2 (0.58%) SAP PM
3 2 (0.58%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.58%) VisionPLUS
4 1 (0.29%) Beauchamp
4 1 (0.29%) SAP CS
4 1 (0.29%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.29%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.49%) GitHub
3 11 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.45%) SaaS
5 3 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.87%) Office 365
6 2 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.58%) Heroku
6 2 (0.58%) IaaS
6 2 (0.58%) PaaS
7 1 (0.29%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.65%) HTTP
2 15 (4.36%) TCP/IP
3 14 (4.07%) SSL
4 3 (0.87%) FTP
5 2 (0.58%) Internet
5 2 (0.58%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.23%) Oracle Database
2 16 (4.65%) MySQL
2 16 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 15 (4.36%) MongoDB
4 14 (4.07%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (3.78%) SQL Server
6 8 (2.33%) Big Data
6 8 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.03%) Hadoop
7 7 (2.03%) OLTP
7 7 (2.03%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.16%) DB2
8 4 (1.16%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.87%) Apache Hive
9 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.58%) DbVisualizer
10 2 (0.58%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.58%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 71 (20.64%) Selenium
2 70 (20.35%) JIRA
3 58 (16.86%) Jenkins
4 44 (12.79%) Git (software)
5 36 (10.47%) Cucumber
6 35 (10.17%) Subversion
7 30 (8.72%) WebDriver
8 28 (8.14%) SoapUI
9 27 (7.85%) HP UFT
10 19 (5.52%) JUnit
10 19 (5.52%) Visual Studio
11 16 (4.65%) Eclipse
11 16 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (4.36%) JMeter
12 15 (4.36%) TeamCity
13 14 (4.07%) Maven
13 14 (4.07%) Vagrant
14 13 (3.78%) Appium
15 9 (2.62%) IntelliJ
15 9 (2.62%) Oracle APEX
General
1 91 (26.45%) Finance
2 55 (15.99%) Banking
3 25 (7.27%) Investment Banking
4 22 (6.40%) Front Office
5 16 (4.65%) Back Office
6 11 (3.20%) Financial Institution
6 11 (3.20%) Retail
7 10 (2.91%) Games
7 10 (2.91%) Military
8 6 (1.74%) Advertising
8 6 (1.74%) Publishing
9 3 (0.87%) Legal
9 3 (0.87%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.58%) Automotive
10 2 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.58%) Electronics
10 2 (0.58%) Marketing
10 2 (0.58%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.29%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 102 (29.65%) Analyst
2 76 (22.09%) Test Analyst
3 68 (19.77%) Tester
4 63 (18.31%) Developer
5 27 (7.85%) Automation Tester
6 19 (5.52%) Test Manager
7 17 (4.94%) Automation Test Analyst
8 16 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
8 16 (4.65%) QA Engineer
8 16 (4.65%) Test Engineer
9 15 (4.36%) Business Analyst
10 13 (3.78%) QA Tester
10 13 (3.78%) Systems Engineer
11 12 (3.49%) Senior Analyst
12 11 (3.20%) C# Developer
12 11 (3.20%) C++ Developer
12 11 (3.20%) QA Analyst
12 11 (3.20%) Senior Test Analyst
13 10 (2.91%) AWS DevOps
13 10 (2.91%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (10.76%) Web Services
1 37 (10.76%) XML
2 32 (9.30%) HTML
3 24 (6.98%) SOAP
4 22 (6.40%) JSON
5 19 (5.52%) .NET
6 18 (5.23%) HTML5
7 17 (4.94%) Gherkin
7 17 (4.94%) REST
8 16 (4.65%) RESTful
9 14 (4.07%) CSS
9 14 (4.07%) ELK Stack
9 14 (4.07%) LEMP Stack
10 9 (2.62%) STL
11 8 (2.33%) Middleware
11 8 (2.33%) Spring
12 7 (2.03%) Hibernate
12 7 (2.03%) Node.js
13 6 (1.74%) OAuth
13 6 (1.74%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (7.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 20 (5.81%) Fixed Income
4 18 (5.23%) Mobile App
5 17 (4.94%) Derivative
6 12 (3.49%) Client/Server
7 9 (2.62%) Hedge funds
8 8 (2.33%) Algorithms
8 8 (2.33%) Computer Science
8 8 (2.33%) Equities
9 7 (2.03%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.74%) Fintech
11 5 (1.45%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.45%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.45%) Reinsurance
11 5 (1.45%) Statistics
11 5 (1.45%) Virtual Team
12 4 (1.16%) Grid Computing
12 4 (1.16%) Mathematics
12 4 (1.16%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 54 (15.70%) Linux
2 38 (11.05%) Unix
3 31 (9.01%) Windows
4 21 (6.10%) Apple iOS
5 18 (5.23%) Android
6 17 (4.94%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.45%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.16%) Solaris
9 2 (0.58%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (43.60%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (33.72%) User Acceptance Testing
3 82 (23.84%) Test Scripting
4 65 (18.90%) Functional Testing
5 58 (16.86%) Test Automation
6 53 (15.41%) Scrum
7 46 (13.37%) Test Strategy
8 45 (13.08%) Automated Testing
9 43 (12.50%) SDLC
9 43 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
10 41 (11.92%) Automation Testing
10 41 (11.92%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (11.92%) Manual Testing
11 38 (11.05%) Software Testing
12 37 (10.76%) Unit Testing
13 36 (10.47%) Non-Functional Testing
13 36 (10.47%) TDD
14 35 (10.17%) Integration Testing
15 34 (9.88%) BDD
15 34 (9.88%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (20.35%) Java
2 67 (19.48%) SQL
3 49 (14.24%) Python
4 37 (10.76%) C#
5 25 (7.27%) PHP
6 24 (6.98%) Shell Script
7 23 (6.69%) Ruby
8 20 (5.81%) JavaScript
9 19 (5.52%) Perl
10 18 (5.23%) C++
11 12 (3.49%) C
12 11 (3.20%) PL/SQL
13 9 (2.62%) Scala
14 8 (2.33%) VBScript
15 5 (1.45%) Groovy
16 3 (0.87%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.87%) Jython
16 3 (0.87%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.87%) TypeScript
17 2 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (6.10%) Degree
1 21 (6.10%) Security Cleared
2 16 (4.65%) ISEB
3 14 (4.07%) DV Cleared
3 14 (4.07%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.03%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.16%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.58%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.29%) CISM
7 1 (0.29%) CRISC
7 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (31.40%) QA
2 4 (1.16%) SDET
2 4 (1.16%) WCAG
3 2 (0.58%) FINREP
3 2 (0.58%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.29%) Basel III
4 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.29%) EMIR
4 1 (0.29%) HL7
4 1 (0.29%) MiFID
4 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (4.94%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.87%) Docker
4 2 (0.58%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.29%) HDFS
5 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.29%) KVM
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (5.23%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (4.94%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (4.36%) Puppet
4 14 (4.07%) Grafana
4 14 (4.07%) Kibana
4 14 (4.07%) logstash
4 14 (4.07%) Salt
5 2 (0.58%) Ambari
5 2 (0.58%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.58%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.29%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 45 (13.08%) Oracle
2 40 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 32 (9.30%) HP
4 15 (4.36%) SAP
5 14 (4.07%) Rackspace
5 14 (4.07%) Zend
6 12 (3.49%) Atlassian
6 12 (3.49%) Guidewire
7 11 (3.20%) IBM
8 9 (2.62%) Charles River
9 8 (2.33%) SmartStream
10 6 (1.74%) VMware
11 5 (1.45%) Sybase
12 4 (1.16%) Adobe
12 4 (1.16%) Apple
12 4 (1.16%) IFS
12 4 (1.16%) Misys
12 4 (1.16%) Murex
12 4 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.16%) TIBCO
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