The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 58 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 9 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.19% 0.65% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 0.83% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 2
Average daily rate £388 £338 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% +37.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £225 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £350 £249
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.90 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+31.98% -
Regression Testing
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
637 727 674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.93% 79.11% 77.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 381 372
Average daily rate £410 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 19
Average hourly rate £60.00 £40.00 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +150.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (50.00%) ISEB
2 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
3 4 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (33.33%) HP
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Banking
4 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) SDLC
4 3 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (16.67%) User Stories
5 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Selenium
5 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Spanish Language
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) SAP
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) CRM
5 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Service Management

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) eggPlant
2 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) TestComplete
2 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Spanish Language
3 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) HR Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Test Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) UAT Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (8.33%) Biometrics
2 1 (8.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (25.00%) SDLC
3 3 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) F#
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) HP
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Compaq
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Terracotta
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) webMethods
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