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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 238 225 209
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -16
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 150 191 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.73% 0.87% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.12% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 164 131
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£375 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £750 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-15.29% +13.33%
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
16159 17087 15138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.13% 78.17% 76.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11564 11767 10514
Average daily rate £450 £445 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 237 299
Average hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% -12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £76.75 £49.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 +38 49 £400 +14.28% 16
Beckenham - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 2
Wembley - - - - 1
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

1 121 (44.81%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (43.70%) SQL
3 85 (31.48%) QA
4 80 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 71 (26.30%) Finance
6 63 (23.33%) Test Automation
7 53 (19.63%) Test Scripting
8 52 (19.26%) HP Quality Center
8 52 (19.26%) ISEB
9 50 (18.52%) Banking
10 46 (17.04%) Test Strategy
11 43 (15.93%) JIRA
11 43 (15.93%) Scrum
12 39 (14.44%) TDD
12 39 (14.44%) HP
12 39 (14.44%) Microsoft
12 39 (14.44%) Software Testing
13 36 (13.33%) Manual Testing
14 35 (12.96%) MS Excel
15 34 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
16 32 (11.85%) System Testing
16 32 (11.85%) Selenium
17 31 (11.48%) ISTQB
17 31 (11.48%) .NET
17 31 (11.48%) Java
18 30 (11.11%) Integration Testing
19 29 (10.74%) ETL
20 28 (10.37%) SQL Server
20 28 (10.37%) XML
21 27 (10.00%) Oracle

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 9 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.22%) CMS
3 5 (1.85%) Confluence
4 4 (1.48%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.48%) Apache
4 4 (1.48%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.11%) nginx
5 3 (1.11%) LiveCycle
5 3 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.11%) JBoss
6 2 (0.74%) IIS
6 2 (0.74%) ColdFusion
6 2 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.37%) Mule
7 1 (0.37%) WordPress
7 1 (0.37%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.37%) MQSeries
Applications
1 35 (12.96%) MS Excel
2 23 (8.52%) MS Office
3 7 (2.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.85%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.11%) MS Project
6 1 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.22%) Sentinel
2 5 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.11%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (1.11%) SAP CRM
3 3 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.74%) Endur
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.37%) Cerner Millennium
5 1 (0.37%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.37%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.37%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.74%) SaaS
2 1 (0.37%) PaaS
2 1 (0.37%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.33%) HTTP
1 9 (3.33%) Internet
2 8 (2.96%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.22%) SSL
3 6 (2.22%) Wireshark
4 4 (1.48%) ATM
5 3 (1.11%) BIG-IP
5 3 (1.11%) DNS
5 3 (1.11%) FTP
6 1 (0.37%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.37%) Broadband
6 1 (0.37%) GPRS
6 1 (0.37%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.37%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.15%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (7.04%) Relational Database
4 14 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.59%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (2.59%) MySQL
8 6 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.85%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 5 (1.85%) DB2
10 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.11%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (1.11%) IBM InfoSphere
10 3 (1.11%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.11%) Star Schema
10 3 (1.11%) OLTP
10 3 (1.11%) OLAP
10 3 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.74%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 43 (15.93%) JIRA
2 32 (11.85%) Selenium
3 21 (7.78%) Jenkins
4 20 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (6.67%) LoadRunner
6 17 (6.30%) WebDriver
6 17 (6.30%) SoapUI
7 16 (5.93%) Subversion
8 14 (5.19%) Visual Studio
9 13 (4.81%) JUnit
10 11 (4.07%) TeamCity
10 11 (4.07%) QuickTest Pro
11 10 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
12 9 (3.33%) Cucumber
13 8 (2.96%) CruiseControl
13 8 (2.96%) ClearCase
14 7 (2.59%) NeoLoad
15 6 (2.22%) JMeter
15 6 (2.22%) DbUnit
15 6 (2.22%) TestNG
General
1 71 (26.30%) Finance
2 50 (18.52%) Banking
3 23 (8.52%) Investment Banking
4 11 (4.07%) Front Office
5 9 (3.33%) Retail
6 6 (2.22%) Publishing
6 6 (2.22%) Legal
7 5 (1.85%) Games
8 3 (1.11%) Back Office
9 2 (0.74%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.74%) Private Banking
9 2 (0.74%) French Language
10 1 (0.37%) Local Government
10 1 (0.37%) Billing
10 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.37%) Advertising
10 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 104 (38.52%) Analyst
2 60 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 53 (19.63%) Tester
4 30 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 27 (10.00%) Developer
6 20 (7.41%) Test Manager
7 18 (6.67%) Test Engineer
8 16 (5.93%) QA Tester
9 13 (4.81%) Test Leader
10 10 (3.70%) Manual Tester
11 9 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (3.33%) QA Engineer
12 8 (2.96%) Senior Tester
13 7 (2.59%) CRM Analyst
13 7 (2.59%) Senior Test Analyst
13 7 (2.59%) Junior Tester
13 7 (2.59%) Junior
14 6 (2.22%) Automation Tester
15 5 (1.85%) Business Manager
15 5 (1.85%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (11.48%) .NET
2 28 (10.37%) XML
3 20 (7.41%) HTML
4 17 (6.30%) Web Services
5 16 (5.93%) JSON
6 13 (4.81%) CSS
7 11 (4.07%) jQuery
8 9 (3.33%) REST
8 9 (3.33%) SOAP
8 9 (3.33%) FpML
9 8 (2.96%) XSLT
10 6 (2.22%) RESTful
11 5 (1.85%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.85%) FIXML
12 3 (1.11%) Catalyst
12 3 (1.11%) Embperl
12 3 (1.11%) Java EE
12 3 (1.11%) Spring
12 3 (1.11%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (1.11%) Saxon XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (9.26%) Derivative
3 12 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (3.70%) Client/Server
5 8 (2.96%) Fixed Income
6 7 (2.59%) Credit Risk
6 7 (2.59%) Open Source
6 7 (2.59%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.59%) MPEG
6 7 (2.59%) STB
7 6 (2.22%) Market Risk
8 5 (1.85%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.48%) Handset
9 4 (1.48%) Replication
9 4 (1.48%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.48%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.48%) User Experience
10 3 (1.11%) Online Games
10 3 (1.11%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 3 (1.11%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 26 (9.63%) Linux
2 25 (9.26%) UNIX
3 17 (6.30%) Windows
4 13 (4.81%) Android
5 12 (4.44%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.48%) webOS
7 3 (1.11%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.74%) Solaris
8 2 (0.74%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.74%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (44.81%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
3 63 (23.33%) Test Automation
4 53 (19.63%) Test Scripting
5 46 (17.04%) Test Strategy
6 43 (15.93%) Scrum
7 39 (14.44%) TDD
7 39 (14.44%) Software Testing
8 36 (13.33%) Manual Testing
9 32 (11.85%) System Testing
10 30 (11.11%) Integration Testing
11 29 (10.74%) ETL
12 27 (10.00%) BDD
13 26 (9.63%) Performance Testing
14 23 (8.52%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (8.52%) Validation
15 22 (8.15%) Project Management
16 20 (7.41%) Functional Testing
16 20 (7.41%) Waterfall
16 20 (7.41%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 118 (43.70%) SQL
2 31 (11.48%) Java
3 19 (7.04%) JavaScript
4 18 (6.67%) C#
5 16 (5.93%) Python
5 16 (5.93%) Ruby
6 13 (4.81%) Shell Script
7 12 (4.44%) PHP
8 10 (3.70%) T-SQL
9 9 (3.33%) VBScript
10 8 (2.96%) Perl
11 7 (2.59%) C
11 7 (2.59%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.48%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.11%) Groovy
13 3 (1.11%) Scala
13 3 (1.11%) XQuery
13 3 (1.11%) C++
13 3 (1.11%) VBA
14 2 (0.74%) XAML
Qualifications
1 52 (19.26%) ISEB
2 31 (11.48%) ISTQB
3 24 (8.89%) Degree
4 12 (4.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (2.96%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.22%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.74%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.37%) CFA
8 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.37%) PMP
8 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.37%) MCT
8 1 (0.37%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (31.48%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 52 (19.26%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.11%) Salt
2 3 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.11%) Vagrant
2 3 (1.11%) Puppet
3 2 (0.74%) Control-M
Vendors
1 39 (14.44%) HP
1 39 (14.44%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.00%) Oracle
3 16 (5.93%) SAP
4 8 (2.96%) Murex
5 6 (2.22%) IBM
6 5 (1.85%) JD Edwards
6 5 (1.85%) Sybase
7 4 (1.48%) Business Objects
7 4 (1.48%) Adobe
8 3 (1.11%) Zend
8 3 (1.11%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.11%) Rackspace
8 3 (1.11%) F5
8 3 (1.11%) Apple
9 2 (0.74%) OpenLink
9 2 (0.74%) Perforce
9 2 (0.74%) Open Text
9 2 (0.74%) Siebel
9 2 (0.74%) Mercator
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