The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 40 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.48% 0.93% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 1.47% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £335 £310
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +8.06%
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
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
302 136 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 73.12% 62.96% 70.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 77 102
Average daily rate £438 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £262 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Average hourly rate £135.00 £26.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+409.43% +103.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Regression Testing across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 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
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -10 2 - -
Regression Testing
North West

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 6 (85.71%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Integration Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (85.71%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Functional Testing
2 5 (71.43%) ISEB
3 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (42.86%) System Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) UNIX
5 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (28.57%) SDLC
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
6 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (14.29%) CRM
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) Workflow
6 1 (14.29%) Validation
6 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) Workflow Management
6 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) UAT Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) UAT Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Integration Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Integration Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
1 6 (85.71%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Functional Testing
3 3 (42.86%) System Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
3 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow Management
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISEB
2 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle