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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 273 207 228
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +21
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 134 232 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.60% 1.00% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.27% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 166 106
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£420 £401 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.67% -5.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £245 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £32.00 £47.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.63% +61.01%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.44 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.45% -8.54%
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
17516 18221 16711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.35% 78.23% 77.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12265 12963 11608
Average daily rate £450 £433 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.86% -3.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 230 235
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -25.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.50 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -15 24 £525 +35.92% 9
Greenford +5 2 - -
Chiswick - 2 - -
Docklands, London +1 1 £488 +8.33%
Hammersmith - 1 £400 -
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 113 (38.97%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (37.93%) SQL
3 95 (32.76%) Finance
4 85 (29.31%) User Acceptance Testing
5 75 (25.86%) QA
6 67 (23.10%) Test Scripting
7 58 (20.00%) Banking
8 51 (17.59%) Test Automation
9 47 (16.21%) MS Excel
10 45 (15.52%) Microsoft
11 43 (14.83%) Analytical Skills
12 42 (14.48%) JIRA
12 42 (14.48%) Software Testing
13 39 (13.45%) ISEB
13 39 (13.45%) SQL Server
13 39 (13.45%) Scrum
14 35 (12.07%) HP Quality Center
15 34 (11.72%) Automated Testing
16 33 (11.38%) Integration Testing
16 33 (11.38%) Test Strategy
16 33 (11.38%) Windows
17 32 (11.03%) Java
18 31 (10.69%) UNIX
18 31 (10.69%) Degree
18 31 (10.69%) ISTQB
19 30 (10.34%) Manual Testing
19 30 (10.34%) .NET
20 29 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
20 29 (10.00%) Validation
21 28 (9.66%) TDD

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 12 (4.14%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.79%) CMS
3 4 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (1.38%) Confluence
3 4 (1.38%) MQSeries
4 3 (1.03%) Apache
4 3 (1.03%) nginx
5 2 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.69%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.69%) ColdFusion
5 2 (0.69%) IIS
6 1 (0.34%) Mule
6 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 47 (16.21%) MS Excel
2 23 (7.93%) MS Office
3 6 (2.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.69%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) MS Project
5 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.07%) Sentinel
2 3 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.69%) Tridion
3 2 (0.69%) Endur
4 1 (0.34%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.34%) Agresso
4 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.34%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.69%) SaaS
3 1 (0.34%) PaaS
3 1 (0.34%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.14%) Internet
2 9 (3.10%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.72%) Wireshark
4 4 (1.38%) HTTP
4 4 (1.38%) SAN
5 3 (1.03%) SSL
5 3 (1.03%) FTP
5 3 (1.03%) ATM
5 3 (1.03%) NAS
6 1 (0.34%) GPRS
6 1 (0.34%) GSM
6 1 (0.34%) DVB
6 1 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.34%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (13.45%) SQL Server
2 29 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (4.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (3.10%) MySQL
7 7 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.07%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.07%) DB2
9 5 (1.72%) Star Schema
9 5 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.72%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 5 (1.72%) Big Data
9 5 (1.72%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (1.03%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.03%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.69%) SAP HANA
12 2 (0.69%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 42 (14.48%) JIRA
2 26 (8.97%) Selenium
3 16 (5.52%) Cucumber
3 16 (5.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (4.83%) Jenkins
5 13 (4.48%) WebDriver
6 11 (3.79%) LoadRunner
7 9 (3.10%) QuickTest Pro
8 7 (2.41%) Calabash
8 7 (2.41%) TeamCity
9 6 (2.07%) Subversion
9 6 (2.07%) Visual Studio
9 6 (2.07%) JUnit
10 5 (1.72%) Git (software)
10 5 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (1.72%) Appium
11 4 (1.38%) eggPlant
11 4 (1.38%) NeoLoad
12 3 (1.03%) ClearCase
12 3 (1.03%) WATIR
General
1 95 (32.76%) Finance
2 58 (20.00%) Banking
3 28 (9.66%) Investment Banking
4 18 (6.21%) Retail
5 15 (5.17%) Front Office
6 8 (2.76%) Back Office
7 7 (2.41%) Financial Institution
8 6 (2.07%) French Language
8 6 (2.07%) Telecoms
8 6 (2.07%) Legal
8 6 (2.07%) Publishing
9 4 (1.38%) Marketing
9 4 (1.38%) Games
10 2 (0.69%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.69%) Music Industry
10 2 (0.69%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.69%) Advertising
11 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 108 (37.24%) Analyst
2 59 (20.34%) Test Analyst
3 53 (18.28%) Tester
4 39 (13.45%) Business Analyst
5 31 (10.69%) Developer
6 20 (6.90%) Test Manager
7 13 (4.48%) Test Engineer
8 11 (3.79%) Junior
8 11 (3.79%) Junior Tester
9 10 (3.45%) Automation Tester
9 10 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (3.10%) Senior Tester
10 9 (3.10%) QA Tester
10 9 (3.10%) Test Leader
11 8 (2.76%) Senior Test Analyst
11 8 (2.76%) Manual Tester
11 8 (2.76%) Consultant
12 7 (2.41%) QA Engineer
13 6 (2.07%) CRM Analyst
13 6 (2.07%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (10.34%) .NET
2 18 (6.21%) HTML
3 16 (5.52%) Web Services
4 15 (5.17%) XML
4 15 (5.17%) CSS
5 13 (4.48%) JSON
6 7 (2.41%) jQuery
6 7 (2.41%) RESTful
7 6 (2.07%) REST
8 5 (1.72%) XSLT
8 5 (1.72%) SOAP
8 5 (1.72%) AngularJS
9 4 (1.38%) Gherkin
9 4 (1.38%) HTML5
9 4 (1.38%) Middleware
10 3 (1.03%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.03%) XML Schema
10 3 (1.03%) .NET Framework
10 3 (1.03%) Ajax
10 3 (1.03%) Saxon XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.83%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.86%) Derivative
3 13 (4.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 13 (4.48%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.14%) Credit Risk
5 10 (3.45%) Market Risk
5 10 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.45%) Client/Server
6 9 (3.10%) STB
6 9 (3.10%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.41%) MPEG
8 6 (2.07%) Open Source
8 6 (2.07%) EPoS
9 5 (1.72%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.38%) Online Games
10 4 (1.38%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.38%) Handset
11 3 (1.03%) NHS
12 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.69%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 33 (11.38%) Windows
2 31 (10.69%) UNIX
3 25 (8.62%) Linux
4 15 (5.17%) Android
5 14 (4.83%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.07%) Solaris
7 5 (1.72%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.38%) webOS
9 3 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.69%) Windows Phone 8
10 2 (0.69%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.69%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (38.97%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (29.31%) User Acceptance Testing
3 67 (23.10%) Test Scripting
4 51 (17.59%) Test Automation
5 42 (14.48%) Software Testing
6 39 (13.45%) Scrum
7 34 (11.72%) Automated Testing
8 33 (11.38%) Integration Testing
8 33 (11.38%) Test Strategy
9 30 (10.34%) Manual Testing
10 29 (10.00%) Validation
11 28 (9.66%) TDD
12 26 (8.97%) Waterfall
12 26 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (8.62%) System Testing
14 24 (8.28%) Performance Testing
14 24 (8.28%) CRM
14 24 (8.28%) Migration
15 21 (7.24%) Risk Management
16 20 (6.90%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 110 (37.93%) SQL
2 32 (11.03%) Java
3 20 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 17 (5.86%) C#
5 16 (5.52%) T-SQL
6 15 (5.17%) Ruby
7 14 (4.83%) VBScript
8 12 (4.14%) PHP
9 11 (3.79%) Python
10 10 (3.45%) C
11 9 (3.10%) C++
11 9 (3.10%) Perl
12 7 (2.41%) VB.NET
12 7 (2.41%) PowerShell
13 6 (2.07%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.07%) VBA
14 5 (1.72%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.38%) Scala
15 4 (1.38%) VB
16 3 (1.03%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 39 (13.45%) ISEB
2 31 (10.69%) Degree
2 31 (10.69%) ISTQB
3 18 (6.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (4.83%) Security Cleared
5 7 (2.41%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.72%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (1.38%) ISEB Practitioner
7 4 (1.38%) HND
8 3 (1.03%) MCSE
8 3 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.03%) MCITP
9 2 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.34%) MCT
10 1 (0.34%) MBA
10 1 (0.34%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (25.86%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (1.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 35 (12.07%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.03%) Puppet
2 3 (1.03%) Vagrant
2 3 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.03%) Salt
3 2 (0.69%) DatAdvantage
3 2 (0.69%) Control-M
Vendors
1 45 (15.52%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.28%) Oracle
3 22 (7.59%) HP
4 9 (3.10%) SAP
5 8 (2.76%) Sybase
5 8 (2.76%) Business Objects
6 6 (2.07%) IBM
7 4 (1.38%) Vertica
7 4 (1.38%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.38%) Netezza
7 4 (1.38%) Greenplum
7 4 (1.38%) Zend
7 4 (1.38%) Teradata
7 4 (1.38%) Citrix
7 4 (1.38%) Murex
8 3 (1.03%) Cisco
8 3 (1.03%) VMware
8 3 (1.03%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.69%) Varonis
9 2 (0.69%) Xamarin
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