The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 88 92 80
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 13 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.70% 0.43% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.56% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
Median daily rate £300 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +22.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £315 £323
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -2.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £27.88 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+28.25% -20.35%
Regression Testing
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1493 1245 929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.62% 76.62% 74.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 912 760 522
Median daily rate £408 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.80% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £547 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 30 30
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -10.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Regression Testing across the Manchester region.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Regression Testing across the Manchester region.

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Salford - 1 - - 1
Regression Testing
North West

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 18 (52.94%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (41.18%) Integration Testing
2 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (32.35%) ISTQB
3 11 (32.35%) JIRA
3 11 (32.35%) ISEB
4 10 (29.41%) QA
5 9 (26.47%) Software Testing
6 8 (23.53%) Oracle
6 8 (23.53%) Selenium
6 8 (23.53%) Web Testing
7 7 (20.59%) Test Management
7 7 (20.59%) System Testing
7 7 (20.59%) Defect Management
7 7 (20.59%) Project Management
7 7 (20.59%) Workflow
8 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 6 (17.65%) SAP
8 6 (17.65%) Functional Testing
8 6 (17.65%) Automation Testing
8 6 (17.65%) Test Scripting
8 6 (17.65%) WebDriver
8 6 (17.65%) BDD
9 5 (14.71%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (14.71%) Stress Testing
9 5 (14.71%) Performance Testing
9 5 (14.71%) SAP Implementation
9 5 (14.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (14.71%) SDLC
9 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (2.94%) CMS
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (14.71%) SAP HR
1 5 (14.71%) SAP Payroll
2 4 (11.76%) Magento
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) JIRA
2 8 (23.53%) Selenium
3 6 (17.65%) WebDriver
4 4 (11.76%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.88%) Appium
5 2 (5.88%) HP UFT
5 2 (5.88%) Zephyr
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
1 5 (14.71%) Retail
2 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Games
3 2 (5.88%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Analyst
2 18 (52.94%) Test Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) SAP Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Test Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) HR Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Test Leader
4 4 (11.76%) Tester
4 4 (11.76%) UAT Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) UAT Test Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) SAP HR Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.88%) OAT Manager
6 2 (5.88%) QA Leader
6 2 (5.88%) QA Test Manager
6 2 (5.88%) UAT Manager
6 2 (5.88%) UAT Test Lead
6 2 (5.88%) UAT Test Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) XML
2 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) Gherkin
2 2 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Data Integration
2 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) EPoS
3 1 (2.94%) Life Science
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) Integration Testing
3 9 (26.47%) Software Testing
4 8 (23.53%) Web Testing
5 7 (20.59%) Defect Management
5 7 (20.59%) Project Management
5 7 (20.59%) System Testing
5 7 (20.59%) Test Management
5 7 (20.59%) Workflow
6 6 (17.65%) Automation Testing
6 6 (17.65%) BDD
6 6 (17.65%) Functional Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Test Scripting
7 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
7 5 (14.71%) Performance Testing
7 5 (14.71%) SAP Implementation
7 5 (14.71%) SDLC
7 5 (14.71%) Stress Testing
8 3 (8.82%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 4 (11.76%) Java
2 4 (11.76%) PHP
2 4 (11.76%) Ruby
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) ISEB
1 11 (32.35%) ISTQB
2 5 (14.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (11.76%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle
2 6 (17.65%) SAP
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Pega