The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 234 255 257
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +2
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 165 128 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.71% 0.59% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.78% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 81 104
Average daily rate £399 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.38% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £420
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -22.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-25.41% +1.69%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17874 16444 20506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.49% 75.99% 73.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12665 11408 13409
Average daily rate £430 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 221 325
Average hourly rate £25.00 £31.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Regression Testing
England

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +5 35 £375 -14.28% 1
Chiswick - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

1 124 (41.06%) SQL
2 113 (37.42%) Java
3 98 (32.45%) UNIX
4 87 (28.81%) User Acceptance Testing
5 86 (28.48%) Continuous Integration
6 83 (27.48%) Perl
7 78 (25.83%) Finance
8 77 (25.50%) Oracle
8 77 (25.50%) Test Scripting
9 74 (24.50%) Derivative
10 73 (24.17%) Python
11 69 (22.85%) QA
12 65 (21.52%) Ruby
13 64 (21.19%) Refactoring
13 64 (21.19%) Unit Testing
14 63 (20.86%) OO
15 58 (19.21%) Scala
16 53 (17.55%) ISEB
17 49 (16.23%) Agile Software Development
18 47 (15.56%) Relational Database
18 47 (15.56%) Selenium
19 46 (15.23%) Microsoft
20 44 (14.57%) C#
20 44 (14.57%) Banking
21 43 (14.24%) JIRA
21 43 (14.24%) HP Quality Center
22 39 (12.91%) C++
23 37 (12.25%) RDBMS
23 37 (12.25%) GigaSpaces
24 36 (11.92%) Spring

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 10 (3.31%) WebSphere
2 9 (2.98%) MQSeries
3 7 (2.32%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.99%) Apache
5 4 (1.32%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.32%) CMS
5 4 (1.32%) Confluence
6 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (6.62%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.97%) MS Office
3 5 (1.66%) MS Project
3 5 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.99%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.33%) Final Cut Pro
6 1 (0.33%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (1.32%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 3 (0.99%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (0.99%) SAP WM
3 2 (0.66%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.66%) RMDS
3 2 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.66%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.33%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.33%) Workday HCM
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.33%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.33%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.33%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.33%) Global One
4 1 (0.33%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.31%) DNS
2 9 (2.98%) HTTPS
2 9 (2.98%) Internet
2 9 (2.98%) HTTP
2 9 (2.98%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.65%) LDAP
3 8 (2.65%) LAN
3 8 (2.65%) WAN
3 8 (2.65%) SSL
4 7 (2.32%) Firewall
5 5 (1.66%) 2G
5 5 (1.66%) 3G
5 5 (1.66%) DVB
5 5 (1.66%) 4G
6 4 (1.32%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.66%) NAS
7 2 (0.66%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (0.66%) Intranet
7 2 (0.66%) DHCP
7 2 (0.66%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (15.56%) Relational Database
2 37 (12.25%) RDBMS
3 26 (8.61%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (5.96%) SQL Server
5 11 (3.64%) MySQL
6 10 (3.31%) Oracle Database
7 9 (2.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (2.65%) DataStage
8 8 (2.65%) DB2
8 8 (2.65%) DbVisualizer
9 7 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.66%) SQLPlus
10 5 (1.66%) MS Access
11 4 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.99%) SAP BW
12 3 (0.99%) BusinessObjects XI
13 2 (0.66%) Big Data
13 2 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.66%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 47 (15.56%) Selenium
2 43 (14.24%) JIRA
3 21 (6.95%) QuickTest Pro
4 16 (5.30%) FitNesse
4 16 (5.30%) SoapUI
5 15 (4.97%) WebDriver
5 15 (4.97%) Cucumber
5 15 (4.97%) LoadRunner
6 13 (4.30%) JUnit
7 12 (3.97%) Maven
7 12 (3.97%) Jenkins
8 10 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (2.98%) eggPlant
10 8 (2.65%) Visual Studio
10 8 (2.65%) Toad
11 7 (2.32%) Ant
11 7 (2.32%) JMeter
12 6 (1.99%) Subversion
13 5 (1.66%) JBehave
13 5 (1.66%) TestNG
General
1 78 (25.83%) Finance
2 44 (14.57%) Banking
3 28 (9.27%) Investment Banking
4 11 (3.64%) Retail
5 9 (2.98%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.98%) Back Office
6 8 (2.65%) Financial Institution
6 8 (2.65%) Front Office
7 5 (1.66%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.66%) Advertising
8 4 (1.32%) Legal
9 2 (0.66%) Publishing
9 2 (0.66%) Games
9 2 (0.66%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.66%) Marketing
10 1 (0.33%) German Language
10 1 (0.33%) Law
10 1 (0.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 89 (29.47%) Developer
2 67 (22.19%) Tester
3 63 (20.86%) Analyst
4 56 (18.54%) Scala Developer
5 49 (16.23%) Test Analyst
6 38 (12.58%) Senior Developer
7 30 (9.93%) Java Developer
8 28 (9.27%) Senior Java Developer
9 21 (6.95%) Consultant
10 18 (5.96%) Test Manager
11 13 (4.30%) Test Leader
12 12 (3.97%) QA Tester
13 11 (3.64%) Business Analyst
13 11 (3.64%) Automation Tester
14 10 (3.31%) Manual Tester
14 10 (3.31%) Systems Tester
14 10 (3.31%) SAP Consultant
14 10 (3.31%) QA Engineer
15 8 (2.65%) Test Engineer
15 8 (2.65%) Data Warehouse Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (11.92%) Spring
2 34 (11.26%) Hibernate
3 33 (10.93%) JPA
4 32 (10.60%) Web Services
5 25 (8.28%) .NET
6 18 (5.96%) SOAP
7 16 (5.30%) HTML
8 14 (4.64%) XML
9 12 (3.97%) Flash
9 12 (3.97%) J2EE
9 12 (3.97%) REST
10 8 (2.65%) WPF
11 7 (2.32%) STL
12 5 (1.66%) J2ME
12 5 (1.66%) WAP
13 4 (1.32%) Cocoa
13 4 (1.32%) Cocoa Touch
14 3 (0.99%) Ajax
14 3 (0.99%) CSS
15 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 74 (24.50%) Derivative
2 35 (11.59%) Open Source
3 12 (3.97%) Mobile App
4 11 (3.64%) STB
5 10 (3.31%) MPEG
6 8 (2.65%) Fixed Income
6 8 (2.65%) Credit Risk
7 7 (2.32%) Equities
8 5 (1.66%) Handset
8 5 (1.66%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.66%) Market Risk
8 5 (1.66%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.32%) Video on Demand
9 4 (1.32%) IPTV
9 4 (1.32%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.99%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.66%) Kindle
11 2 (0.66%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (0.66%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 98 (32.45%) UNIX
2 23 (7.62%) Linux
3 19 (6.29%) Windows
4 9 (2.98%) Windows XP
5 5 (1.66%) Android
5 5 (1.66%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.32%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.66%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (28.81%) User Acceptance Testing
2 86 (28.48%) Continuous Integration
3 77 (25.50%) Test Scripting
4 64 (21.19%) Unit Testing
4 64 (21.19%) Refactoring
5 63 (20.86%) OO
6 49 (16.23%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (11.59%) Test Automation
8 34 (11.26%) Performance Tuning
8 34 (11.26%) Scrum
9 33 (10.93%) Manual Testing
10 29 (9.60%) System Testing
11 28 (9.27%) Software Testing
12 23 (7.62%) ETL
12 23 (7.62%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (6.95%) Test Strategy
14 20 (6.62%) E-Commerce
14 20 (6.62%) Automated Testing
15 19 (6.29%) Integration Testing
15 19 (6.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 124 (41.06%) SQL
2 113 (37.42%) Java
3 83 (27.48%) Perl
4 73 (24.17%) Python
5 65 (21.52%) Ruby
6 58 (19.21%) Scala
7 44 (14.57%) C#
8 39 (12.91%) C++
9 16 (5.30%) JavaScript
10 8 (2.65%) C
10 8 (2.65%) VBScript
11 5 (1.66%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.32%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.99%) Groovy
13 3 (0.99%) VB
13 3 (0.99%) VBA
14 2 (0.66%) SAPscript
14 2 (0.66%) ABAP
14 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 53 (17.55%) ISEB
2 35 (11.59%) Degree
3 28 (9.27%) ISTQB
4 10 (3.31%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.65%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.66%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.66%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.66%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.66%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (22.85%) QA
2 5 (1.66%) EMIR
2 5 (1.66%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.66%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.66%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.33%) Basel III
System Software
1 6 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.99%) Cygwin
3 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 43 (14.24%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.33%) Control-M
3 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 77 (25.50%) Oracle
2 46 (15.23%) Microsoft
3 37 (12.25%) GigaSpaces
4 36 (11.92%) JBoss
5 31 (10.26%) HP
6 21 (6.95%) SAP
7 19 (6.29%) IBM
8 12 (3.97%) Business Objects
8 12 (3.97%) Open Text
9 9 (2.98%) Cognos
10 8 (2.65%) Siebel
11 7 (2.32%) Sybase
12 6 (1.99%) Apple
13 5 (1.66%) Sun
14 4 (1.32%) PeopleSoft
15 3 (0.99%) Calypso
15 3 (0.99%) Bloomberg
16 2 (0.66%) Citrix
16 2 (0.66%) VMware
16 2 (0.66%) ION Trading
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