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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 265 297 189
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -108
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 162 126 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.69% 0.54% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.68% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 82 192
Average daily rate
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£420 £410 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -13.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £301 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-55.00% +7.69%
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
18590 18554 19032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.19% 78.90% 78.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13248 12960 13184
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 225 260
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £27.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -26.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £53.50 £51.36
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 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 31 July 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 -3 34 £425 +9.67% 10
Twickenham - 3 £475 -
Croydon - 1 - -
Feltham - 1 £250 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £425 -
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 115 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (35.12%) SQL
3 86 (28.76%) Finance
4 83 (27.76%) QA
5 75 (25.08%) Test Scripting
6 74 (24.75%) User Acceptance Testing
7 60 (20.07%) JIRA
8 59 (19.73%) Java
9 57 (19.06%) Banking
10 52 (17.39%) Automated Testing
11 49 (16.39%) Oracle
12 48 (16.05%) Microsoft
12 48 (16.05%) Degree
12 48 (16.05%) Test Automation
13 47 (15.72%) Scrum
14 44 (14.72%) UNIX
14 44 (14.72%) Selenium
14 44 (14.72%) ISTQB
14 44 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
15 43 (14.38%) Software Testing
15 43 (14.38%) HP Quality Center
15 43 (14.38%) SQL Server
16 41 (13.71%) Linux
16 41 (13.71%) ISEB
17 39 (13.04%) Windows
18 37 (12.37%) Integration Testing
19 33 (11.04%) Performance Testing
19 33 (11.04%) Continuous Integration
19 33 (11.04%) Cucumber
20 32 (10.70%) MS Excel

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (4.01%) SharePoint
1 12 (4.01%) CMS
2 6 (2.01%) Confluence
3 5 (1.67%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.67%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.67%) Apache
4 4 (1.34%) Node.js
4 4 (1.34%) IIS
5 3 (1.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.00%) MQSeries
5 3 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.00%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (0.67%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 32 (10.70%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.35%) MS Office
3 4 (1.34%) MS Project
4 3 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.67%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.33%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 5 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.67%) Tridion
2 2 (0.67%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.67%) SAP MDM
2 2 (0.67%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.33%) Endur
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.33%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.33%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.34%) SaaS
1 4 (1.34%) PaaS
1 4 (1.34%) IaaS
2 2 (0.67%) GitHub
3 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.35%) Internet
2 8 (2.68%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.34%) SAN
3 4 (1.34%) Wireshark
4 3 (1.00%) NAS
4 3 (1.00%) BIG-IP
4 3 (1.00%) LDAP
5 2 (0.67%) HTTP
6 1 (0.33%) RTSP
6 1 (0.33%) ATM
6 1 (0.33%) DVB
6 1 (0.33%) Firewall
6 1 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (14.38%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (5.35%) Oracle Database
3 16 (5.35%) Relational Database
4 13 (4.35%) MySQL
5 10 (3.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.34%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (2.34%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.34%) Big Data
7 6 (2.01%) Star Schema
7 6 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.00%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 3 (1.00%) DB2
11 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.67%) DbVisualizer
11 2 (0.67%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 60 (20.07%) JIRA
2 44 (14.72%) Selenium
3 33 (11.04%) Cucumber
4 20 (6.69%) WebDriver
5 15 (5.02%) Jenkins
6 14 (4.68%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (4.35%) JUnit
8 11 (3.68%) Git (software)
9 10 (3.34%) HP UFT
10 9 (3.01%) LoadRunner
11 8 (2.68%) JMeter
12 6 (2.01%) Visual Studio
12 6 (2.01%) Subversion
12 6 (2.01%) TeamCity
12 6 (2.01%) SoapUI
12 6 (2.01%) Calabash
13 4 (1.34%) SpecFlow
13 4 (1.34%) Hudson
14 3 (1.00%) NCover
14 3 (1.00%) FxCop
General
1 86 (28.76%) Finance
2 57 (19.06%) Banking
3 31 (10.37%) Investment Banking
4 17 (5.69%) Retail
4 17 (5.69%) Front Office
5 13 (4.35%) Back Office
6 9 (3.01%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.01%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.67%) French Language
8 4 (1.34%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.34%) Marketing
9 3 (1.00%) Games
9 3 (1.00%) Billing
9 3 (1.00%) Law
10 2 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.33%) Advertising
11 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.33%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 94 (31.44%) Analyst
2 63 (21.07%) Tester
3 52 (17.39%) Test Analyst
4 32 (10.70%) Business Analyst
4 32 (10.70%) Developer
5 24 (8.03%) Test Manager
6 17 (5.69%) Test Engineer
6 17 (5.69%) Automation Tester
7 13 (4.35%) Junior
8 12 (4.01%) Junior Tester
9 11 (3.68%) QA Analyst
10 10 (3.34%) Senior Tester
11 9 (3.01%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (2.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (2.68%) Release Manager
12 8 (2.68%) Consultant
13 7 (2.34%) Manual Tester
13 7 (2.34%) QA Engineer
13 7 (2.34%) Senior Test Analyst
14 6 (2.01%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (10.37%) .NET
2 17 (5.69%) HTML
3 15 (5.02%) Web Services
3 15 (5.02%) XML
4 12 (4.01%) CSS
5 10 (3.34%) JSON
6 8 (2.68%) SOAP
6 8 (2.68%) Middleware
7 7 (2.34%) REST
7 7 (2.34%) Gherkin
8 6 (2.01%) AngularJS
8 6 (2.01%) WCF
8 6 (2.01%) RESTful
8 6 (2.01%) HTML5
9 5 (1.67%) ASP.NET
10 4 (1.34%) J2EE
10 4 (1.34%) JMX
10 4 (1.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (1.34%) WPF
10 4 (1.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 44 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.69%) Computer Science
3 16 (5.35%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (3.68%) Credit Risk
5 10 (3.34%) Fixed Income
6 9 (3.01%) STB
7 8 (2.68%) Derivative
8 7 (2.34%) MPEG
9 6 (2.01%) IPTV
9 6 (2.01%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.67%) EPoS
11 4 (1.34%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.34%) Data Integration
11 4 (1.34%) Market Risk
11 4 (1.34%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.34%) SWIFT
12 3 (1.00%) Digital Media
12 3 (1.00%) Data Centre
12 3 (1.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 44 (14.72%) UNIX
2 41 (13.71%) Linux
3 39 (13.04%) Windows
4 11 (3.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (3.34%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.34%) Android
6 5 (1.67%) Solaris
7 4 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.34%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.00%) Windows NT
8 3 (1.00%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.67%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.67%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.67%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.33%) webOS
10 1 (0.33%) CentOS
10 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (25.08%) Test Scripting
3 74 (24.75%) User Acceptance Testing
4 52 (17.39%) Automated Testing
5 48 (16.05%) Test Automation
6 47 (15.72%) Scrum
7 43 (14.38%) Software Testing
8 37 (12.37%) Integration Testing
9 33 (11.04%) Performance Testing
9 33 (11.04%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (9.70%) System Testing
10 29 (9.70%) SDLC
11 27 (9.03%) Manual Testing
12 25 (8.36%) Waterfall
12 25 (8.36%) Release Management
13 24 (8.03%) Test Strategy
13 24 (8.03%) Automation Testing
14 22 (7.36%) V-Model
14 22 (7.36%) Migration
15 20 (6.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 105 (35.12%) SQL
2 59 (19.73%) Java
3 22 (7.36%) JavaScript
4 19 (6.35%) Perl
4 19 (6.35%) Python
5 17 (5.69%) C#
5 17 (5.69%) C++
6 16 (5.35%) Ruby
6 16 (5.35%) PowerShell
7 15 (5.02%) PHP
8 14 (4.68%) T-SQL
8 14 (4.68%) C
9 13 (4.35%) VB
10 12 (4.01%) VBScript
11 7 (2.34%) VB.NET
12 6 (2.01%) VBA
12 6 (2.01%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.67%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.00%) Groovy
14 3 (1.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 48 (16.05%) Degree
2 44 (14.72%) ISTQB
3 41 (13.71%) ISEB
4 19 (6.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (4.01%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.01%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.34%) HND
7 4 (1.34%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (1.00%) MCITP
8 3 (1.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.00%) MCSE
9 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (27.76%) QA
2 2 (0.67%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.67%) GxP
2 2 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.67%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.33%) FATCA
3 1 (0.33%) Basel III
System Software
1 5 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 43 (14.38%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (2.68%) DatAdvantage
3 7 (2.34%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (1.00%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.00%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (16.39%) Oracle
2 48 (16.05%) Microsoft
3 27 (9.03%) HP
4 12 (4.01%) Sybase
4 12 (4.01%) SAP
5 8 (2.68%) Varonis
6 7 (2.34%) Vertica
6 7 (2.34%) EMC
6 7 (2.34%) Teradata
6 7 (2.34%) Greenplum
6 7 (2.34%) Netezza
7 6 (2.01%) VMware
8 5 (1.67%) Dell
8 5 (1.67%) IBM
9 4 (1.34%) Citrix
10 3 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.00%) Cisco
10 3 (1.00%) Murex
10 3 (1.00%) Altiris
10 3 (1.00%) F5
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