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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 265 258 302
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +44
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 192 185 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.83% 0.78% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.95% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 107 86
Median daily rate £395 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.05% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £585 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.84 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £27.13 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+31.79% -27.66%
Regression Testing
England

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
19730 19519 19742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.70% 82.20% 81.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14181 13885 13757
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 219 234
Median hourly rate £25.69 £22.12 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.16% +2.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 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
City of London +29 22 £419 -1.52% 4
Croydon - 12 £373 -
Canary Wharf 0 3 £412 -21.47%
Bromley - 3 - -
Kingston Upon Thames +2 2 £380 -
Feltham -2 1 £475 +90.00%
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 London region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 160 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (28.16%) SQL
3 83 (26.27%) Test Scripting
4 79 (25.00%) QA
5 78 (24.68%) User Acceptance Testing
6 76 (24.05%) Functional Testing
7 69 (21.84%) Finance
8 68 (21.52%) Scrum
9 67 (21.20%) JIRA
10 66 (20.89%) Java
11 56 (17.72%) Python
11 56 (17.72%) Banking
12 54 (17.09%) Test Automation
13 53 (16.77%) Microsoft
14 49 (15.51%) Continuous Integration
14 49 (15.51%) Selenium
15 48 (15.19%) Jenkins
16 47 (14.87%) Defect Management
17 46 (14.56%) SDLC
17 46 (14.56%) Integration Testing
18 45 (14.24%) Test Strategy
19 42 (13.29%) Performance Testing
20 41 (12.97%) BDD
20 41 (12.97%) Software Testing
21 40 (12.66%) Oracle
22 39 (12.34%) Linux
23 38 (12.03%) HTML
24 37 (11.71%) ISEB
24 37 (11.71%) Migration
25 36 (11.39%) JavaScript

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 14 (4.43%) Confluence
2 10 (3.16%) IIS
3 9 (2.85%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.53%) JBoss
4 8 (2.53%) nginx
4 8 (2.53%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.22%) Apache
5 7 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (2.22%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.90%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.95%) CMS
7 3 (0.95%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.32%) CICS
9 1 (0.32%) Documentum
9 1 (0.32%) Mule
9 1 (0.32%) SAS
9 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (8.54%) MS Excel
2 26 (8.23%) MS Office
3 6 (1.90%) Mingle
4 3 (0.95%) MS Project
5 2 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.95%) Beauchamp
2 3 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.63%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.63%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.63%) SunGard GMI
4 1 (0.32%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.32%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.32%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 1 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.32%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.32%) SAP GTS
4 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.32%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.32%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.80%) Office 365
3 11 (3.48%) GitHub
4 9 (2.85%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.90%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.95%) Google Play
6 3 (0.95%) IaaS
6 3 (0.95%) SaaS
7 2 (0.63%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.63%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.63%) PaaS
8 1 (0.32%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.33%) HTTP
2 10 (3.16%) Internet
3 8 (2.53%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.22%) SSL
5 5 (1.58%) DVB
6 3 (0.95%) FTP
7 2 (0.63%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.32%) 3GPP
8 1 (0.32%) CDMA
8 1 (0.32%) GSM
8 1 (0.32%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.32%) SCCP
8 1 (0.32%) SIGTRAN
8 1 (0.32%) snoop
8 1 (0.32%) SS7
8 1 (0.32%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.32%) VoIP
8 1 (0.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.38%) MySQL
2 16 (5.06%) Relational Database
2 16 (5.06%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (2.85%) DB2
3 9 (2.85%) Oracle Database
4 7 (2.22%) MongoDB
4 7 (2.22%) MS Access
4 7 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (1.90%) OLTP
5 6 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.58%) Data Mining
6 5 (1.58%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.27%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.32%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.32%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 67 (21.20%) JIRA
2 49 (15.51%) Selenium
3 48 (15.19%) Jenkins
4 35 (11.08%) Git (software)
5 30 (9.49%) Cucumber
6 27 (8.54%) SoapUI
7 26 (8.23%) JMeter
8 24 (7.59%) Subversion
9 23 (7.28%) WebDriver
10 20 (6.33%) Maven
11 15 (4.75%) HP UFT
11 15 (4.75%) JUnit
11 15 (4.75%) TeamCity
11 15 (4.75%) Visual Studio
12 13 (4.11%) Gradle
12 13 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (3.48%) LoadRunner
14 10 (3.16%) IntelliJ
14 10 (3.16%) Toad
15 8 (2.53%) Ant
General
1 69 (21.84%) Finance
2 56 (17.72%) Banking
3 24 (7.59%) Investment Banking
4 19 (6.01%) Retail
5 18 (5.70%) Publishing
6 16 (5.06%) Games
7 15 (4.75%) Front Office
8 9 (2.85%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.90%) Back Office
10 5 (1.58%) Billing
11 4 (1.27%) Marketing
12 3 (0.95%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.63%) Legal
13 2 (0.63%) Military
14 1 (0.32%) Electronics
14 1 (0.32%) German Language
14 1 (0.32%) Law
14 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 97 (30.70%) Analyst
2 80 (25.32%) Test Analyst
3 62 (19.62%) Tester
4 32 (10.13%) Developer
5 27 (8.54%) Automation Tester
5 27 (8.54%) Test Engineer
6 22 (6.96%) Architect
7 16 (5.06%) Test Leader
8 15 (4.75%) Test Manager
9 14 (4.43%) QA Analyst
10 13 (4.11%) QA Tester
10 13 (4.11%) Test Automation Engineer
11 11 (3.48%) C++ Developer
11 11 (3.48%) Manual Tester
12 10 (3.16%) Consultant
12 10 (3.16%) Java Engineer
13 9 (2.85%) Automation Test Analyst
13 9 (2.85%) Business Analyst
13 9 (2.85%) DevOps Engineer
13 9 (2.85%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (12.03%) HTML
2 33 (10.44%) Web Services
3 32 (10.13%) CSS
4 27 (8.54%) .NET
5 22 (6.96%) XML
6 20 (6.33%) SOAP
7 19 (6.01%) HTML5
8 16 (5.06%) JSON
9 14 (4.43%) REST
10 11 (3.48%) RESTful
11 10 (3.16%) LAMP
12 9 (2.85%) Node.js
13 8 (2.53%) WinForms
14 7 (2.22%) ELK Stack
14 7 (2.22%) LEMP Stack
14 7 (2.22%) Middleware
14 7 (2.22%) SailPoint
14 7 (2.22%) WPF
14 7 (2.22%) XHTML
15 6 (1.90%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.65%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.70%) Fixed Income
3 17 (5.38%) Mobile App
4 15 (4.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (3.16%) STB
6 8 (2.53%) Derivative
7 5 (1.58%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.58%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.58%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.58%) EPoS
7 5 (1.58%) Reference Data
7 5 (1.58%) User Experience
8 4 (1.27%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.27%) MPEG
8 4 (1.27%) Social Media
9 3 (0.95%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.95%) Credit Risk
9 3 (0.95%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.95%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.95%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 39 (12.34%) Linux
2 34 (10.76%) Windows
3 28 (8.86%) Android
4 27 (8.54%) Unix
5 17 (5.38%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.85%) Windows 10
6 9 (2.85%) Windows 8
7 8 (2.53%) Solaris
7 8 (2.53%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (26.27%) Test Scripting
3 78 (24.68%) User Acceptance Testing
4 76 (24.05%) Functional Testing
5 68 (21.52%) Scrum
6 54 (17.09%) Test Automation
7 49 (15.51%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (14.87%) Defect Management
9 46 (14.56%) Integration Testing
9 46 (14.56%) SDLC
10 45 (14.24%) Test Strategy
11 42 (13.29%) Performance Testing
12 41 (12.97%) BDD
12 41 (12.97%) Software Testing
13 37 (11.71%) Migration
14 35 (11.08%) Automated Testing
15 33 (10.44%) System Testing
16 32 (10.13%) Exploratory Testing
16 32 (10.13%) TDD
17 27 (8.54%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 89 (28.16%) SQL
2 66 (20.89%) Java
3 56 (17.72%) Python
4 36 (11.39%) JavaScript
5 27 (8.54%) C++
5 27 (8.54%) Ruby
6 25 (7.91%) C#
7 16 (5.06%) Perl
8 14 (4.43%) TypeScript
9 13 (4.11%) Shell Script
10 12 (3.80%) PowerShell
11 11 (3.48%) PHP
12 10 (3.16%) VBA
13 9 (2.85%) VBScript
13 9 (2.85%) XAML
14 8 (2.53%) ECMAScript
14 8 (2.53%) PL/SQL
14 8 (2.53%) Scala
15 7 (2.22%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.58%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (11.71%) ISEB
2 36 (11.39%) Security Cleared
3 29 (9.18%) ISTQB
4 27 (8.54%) SC Cleared
5 23 (7.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (3.48%) Degree
7 7 (2.22%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.32%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (25.00%) QA
2 5 (1.58%) WCAG
3 3 (0.95%) EMIR
3 3 (0.95%) MiFID
4 2 (0.63%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.63%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.32%) Basel III
System Software
1 12 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.48%) Docker
3 7 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.90%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.90%) KVM
4 6 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.32%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 31 (9.81%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (4.11%) Puppet
3 7 (2.22%) Grafana
3 7 (2.22%) Kibana
3 7 (2.22%) logstash
3 7 (2.22%) Oracle Identity Management
3 7 (2.22%) Salt
4 6 (1.90%) Terraform
5 2 (0.63%) Control-M
5 2 (0.63%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (0.32%) CA Service Virtualization
6 1 (0.32%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.32%) NetApp OnCommand
6 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 53 (16.77%) Microsoft
2 40 (12.66%) Oracle
3 32 (10.13%) HP
4 20 (6.33%) IBM
5 11 (3.48%) Apple
5 11 (3.48%) SAP
6 9 (2.85%) Atlassian
7 8 (2.53%) VMware
8 7 (2.22%) ForgeRock
8 7 (2.22%) Informatica
8 7 (2.22%) Rackspace
8 7 (2.22%) Zend
9 4 (1.27%) Google
9 4 (1.27%) Rally
10 3 (0.95%) Infragistics
10 3 (0.95%) Linedata
10 3 (0.95%) SunGard
10 3 (0.95%) Sybase
11 2 (0.63%) Cognos
11 2 (0.63%) Murex
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City of London
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Rate: TBD
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