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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 265 228 313
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +85
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 184 221 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.81% 0.94% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.13% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 130 85
Median daily rate £395 £413 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.24% +7.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.84 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.69 £39.37 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +4.98%
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
19637 19518 19670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.98% 83.26% 81.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 14080 14002 13948
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 £610 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 219 246
Median hourly rate £24.44 £22.00 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.09% +1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.78 £52.02 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +25 27 £413 +3.12% 5
Croydon - 7 £375 -
Docklands, London +10 2 - -
Canary Wharf -6 2 £412 -21.47%
Westminster - 2 £315 -
Feltham 0 1 £475 +90.00%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £380 -
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 159 (49.38%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (27.33%) QA
3 86 (26.71%) Test Scripting
4 85 (26.40%) User Acceptance Testing
5 82 (25.47%) SQL
6 78 (24.22%) JIRA
7 77 (23.91%) Finance
8 73 (22.67%) Functional Testing
9 69 (21.43%) Java
10 63 (19.57%) Scrum
11 58 (18.01%) Selenium
12 55 (17.08%) Microsoft
13 54 (16.77%) Banking
13 54 (16.77%) Jenkins
14 53 (16.46%) Test Automation
14 53 (16.46%) Python
15 50 (15.53%) Defect Management
16 47 (14.60%) SDLC
17 46 (14.29%) Integration Testing
18 45 (13.98%) Automated Testing
18 45 (13.98%) HTML
19 43 (13.35%) Oracle
19 43 (13.35%) Software Testing
19 43 (13.35%) Continuous Integration
20 41 (12.73%) Linux
21 39 (12.11%) Migration
21 39 (12.11%) Test Strategy
22 37 (11.49%) ISEB
22 37 (11.49%) Performance Testing
23 35 (10.87%) BDD

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 17 (5.28%) Confluence
2 12 (3.73%) IIS
3 8 (2.48%) JBoss
3 8 (2.48%) nginx
3 8 (2.48%) WebLogic
3 8 (2.48%) WebSphere
4 7 (2.17%) Apache
4 7 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.17%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.24%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.93%) CMS
7 2 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.62%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.62%) WordPress
8 1 (0.31%) CICS
8 1 (0.31%) Documentum
8 1 (0.31%) Mule
8 1 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (8.07%) MS Excel
1 26 (8.07%) MS Office
2 6 (1.86%) Mingle
3 3 (0.93%) MS Project
4 2 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.93%) Beauchamp
2 3 (0.93%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.93%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (0.93%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 3 (0.93%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.62%) HFM
3 2 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.62%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.62%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.62%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.62%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.31%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.31%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.73%) Office 365
3 11 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.42%) GitHub
4 8 (2.48%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.93%) Google Play
5 3 (0.93%) IaaS
5 3 (0.93%) SaaS
6 2 (0.62%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.62%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.62%) PaaS
7 1 (0.31%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.59%) HTTP
2 10 (3.11%) Internet
3 8 (2.48%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.17%) SSL
5 5 (1.55%) DVB
6 3 (0.93%) FTP
7 2 (0.62%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.31%) 3GPP
8 1 (0.31%) CDMA
8 1 (0.31%) GSM
8 1 (0.31%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.31%) SCCP
8 1 (0.31%) SIGTRAN
8 1 (0.31%) snoop
8 1 (0.31%) SS7
8 1 (0.31%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.31%) VoIP
8 1 (0.31%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.59%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.28%) MySQL
3 16 (4.97%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.11%) Oracle Database
5 9 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.48%) DB2
7 7 (2.17%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.86%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.55%) MS Access
9 5 (1.55%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.55%) OLTP
10 4 (1.24%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.62%) Essbase
12 2 (0.62%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 78 (24.22%) JIRA
2 58 (18.01%) Selenium
3 54 (16.77%) Jenkins
4 32 (9.94%) Cucumber
4 32 (9.94%) Git (software)
5 28 (8.70%) WebDriver
6 27 (8.39%) Subversion
7 26 (8.07%) JMeter
8 25 (7.76%) SoapUI
9 21 (6.52%) Visual Studio
10 20 (6.21%) HP UFT
11 19 (5.90%) Maven
11 19 (5.90%) Team Foundation Server
12 16 (4.97%) TeamCity
13 15 (4.66%) JUnit
14 13 (4.04%) IntelliJ
15 12 (3.73%) Gradle
16 11 (3.42%) Toad
17 10 (3.11%) Appium
17 10 (3.11%) LoadRunner
General
1 77 (23.91%) Finance
2 54 (16.77%) Banking
3 25 (7.76%) Investment Banking
4 18 (5.59%) Publishing
5 16 (4.97%) Front Office
5 16 (4.97%) Retail
6 13 (4.04%) Games
7 9 (2.80%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.48%) Back Office
9 4 (1.24%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.24%) Marketing
10 3 (0.93%) Billing
10 3 (0.93%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.62%) Automotive
11 2 (0.62%) Legal
11 2 (0.62%) Military
11 2 (0.62%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.31%) Electronics
12 1 (0.31%) German Language
Job Titles
1 103 (31.99%) Analyst
2 85 (26.40%) Test Analyst
3 62 (19.25%) Tester
4 32 (9.94%) Developer
5 29 (9.01%) Automation Tester
6 27 (8.39%) Test Engineer
7 19 (5.90%) Architect
8 16 (4.97%) Test Leader
9 15 (4.66%) QA Analyst
10 14 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
11 13 (4.04%) Test Manager
12 12 (3.73%) QA Tester
13 11 (3.42%) Automation Test Analyst
13 11 (3.42%) Consultant
13 11 (3.42%) Project Manager
13 11 (3.42%) QA Test Analyst
14 10 (3.11%) Business Analyst
14 10 (3.11%) C# Developer
15 9 (2.80%) C++ Developer
15 9 (2.80%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (13.98%) HTML
2 35 (10.87%) CSS
3 32 (9.94%) .NET
3 32 (9.94%) Web Services
4 27 (8.39%) XML
5 25 (7.76%) HTML5
6 19 (5.90%) JSON
7 15 (4.66%) SOAP
8 13 (4.04%) RESTful
9 12 (3.73%) LAMP
9 12 (3.73%) REST
10 8 (2.48%) Node.js
10 8 (2.48%) WinForms
10 8 (2.48%) WPF
11 7 (2.17%) ELK Stack
11 7 (2.17%) LEMP Stack
11 7 (2.17%) SailPoint
11 7 (2.17%) XHTML
12 5 (1.55%) AngularJS
12 5 (1.55%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.14%) Fixed Income
3 22 (6.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 20 (6.21%) Mobile App
5 10 (3.11%) STB
6 8 (2.48%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.48%) Reference Data
7 7 (2.17%) Data Structures
7 7 (2.17%) Derivative
7 7 (2.17%) Equities
8 6 (1.86%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.55%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.55%) EPoS
9 5 (1.55%) Fintech
9 5 (1.55%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.55%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.55%) User Experience
10 4 (1.24%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.24%) MPEG
10 4 (1.24%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (12.73%) Linux
2 35 (10.87%) Windows
3 31 (9.63%) Android
4 28 (8.70%) Unix
5 20 (6.21%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.80%) Windows 10
7 8 (2.48%) Solaris
7 8 (2.48%) Windows 8
7 8 (2.48%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (49.38%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (26.71%) Test Scripting
3 85 (26.40%) User Acceptance Testing
4 73 (22.67%) Functional Testing
5 63 (19.57%) Scrum
6 53 (16.46%) Test Automation
7 50 (15.53%) Defect Management
8 47 (14.60%) SDLC
9 46 (14.29%) Integration Testing
10 45 (13.98%) Automated Testing
11 43 (13.35%) Continuous Integration
11 43 (13.35%) Software Testing
12 39 (12.11%) Migration
12 39 (12.11%) Test Strategy
13 37 (11.49%) Performance Testing
14 35 (10.87%) BDD
15 34 (10.56%) TDD
16 32 (9.94%) System Testing
17 27 (8.39%) Exploratory Testing
17 27 (8.39%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 82 (25.47%) SQL
2 69 (21.43%) Java
3 53 (16.46%) Python
4 31 (9.63%) C#
5 30 (9.32%) JavaScript
6 25 (7.76%) C++
7 24 (7.45%) Ruby
8 18 (5.59%) Perl
9 14 (4.35%) PHP
9 14 (4.35%) Shell Script
9 14 (4.35%) TypeScript
10 11 (3.42%) VBScript
11 10 (3.11%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.48%) ECMAScript
12 8 (2.48%) XAML
13 7 (2.17%) PL/SQL
13 7 (2.17%) Scala
13 7 (2.17%) VB.NET
13 7 (2.17%) VBA
14 5 (1.55%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (11.49%) ISEB
2 34 (10.56%) Security Cleared
3 27 (8.39%) SC Cleared
4 26 (8.07%) ISTQB
5 18 (5.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 15 (4.66%) Degree
7 6 (1.86%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.93%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.62%) SAP Certification
10 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (27.33%) QA
2 4 (1.24%) WCAG
3 3 (0.93%) EMIR
3 3 (0.93%) MiFID
4 2 (0.62%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.62%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.62%) FINREP
4 2 (0.62%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.31%) Basel III
System Software
1 12 (3.73%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.11%) Docker
3 7 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.86%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.86%) KVM
4 6 (1.86%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.31%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 34 (10.56%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (4.04%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (4.04%) Puppet
3 7 (2.17%) Grafana
3 7 (2.17%) Kibana
3 7 (2.17%) logstash
3 7 (2.17%) Oracle Identity Management
3 7 (2.17%) Salt
4 6 (1.86%) Terraform
5 2 (0.62%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.62%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (0.31%) CA Service Virtualization
6 1 (0.31%) Control-M
6 1 (0.31%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.31%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.31%) NetApp OnCommand
6 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 55 (17.08%) Microsoft
2 43 (13.35%) Oracle
3 35 (10.87%) HP
4 19 (5.90%) IBM
5 12 (3.73%) SAP
6 11 (3.42%) Apple
7 9 (2.80%) Atlassian
8 8 (2.48%) Informatica
8 8 (2.48%) VMware
9 7 (2.17%) ForgeRock
9 7 (2.17%) Rackspace
9 7 (2.17%) Zend
10 4 (1.24%) Google
10 4 (1.24%) Rally
11 3 (0.93%) Guidewire
11 3 (0.93%) Infragistics
11 3 (0.93%) Linedata
11 3 (0.93%) Murex
11 3 (0.93%) Sybase
12 2 (0.62%) Tableau
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