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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 57 63 68
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 9 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.37% 0.41% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 0.49% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 3
Median daily rate £300 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £425 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +0.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +38.88%

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
544 613 671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.67% 84.32% 79.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 329 380
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 9
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.20 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.15% -23.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 11 (78.57%) QA
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Finance
3 8 (57.14%) Java
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) Selenium
3 8 (57.14%) QA Automation
4 7 (50.00%) Defect Management
4 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (50.00%) XML
5 6 (42.86%) Performance Testing
5 6 (42.86%) BDD
5 6 (42.86%) WebDriver
6 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
6 5 (35.71%) ISEB
7 4 (28.57%) HP
7 4 (28.57%) Web Testing
7 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
7 4 (28.57%) JIRA
7 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (28.57%) API Testing
7 4 (28.57%) SDET
8 3 (21.43%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
8 3 (21.43%) Compaq
8 3 (21.43%) Biometrics
8 3 (21.43%) Workflow
8 3 (21.43%) Software Testing

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Selenium
2 6 (42.86%) WebDriver
3 4 (28.57%) JIRA
4 1 (7.14%) Appium
4 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
4 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.14%) Genymotion
4 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.14%) IntelliJ
4 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Automation Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) QA Automation Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Java Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) QA Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripter
5 1 (7.14%) UAT Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) QA Automation
3 7 (50.00%) Defect Management
3 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (42.86%) BDD
4 6 (42.86%) Performance Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
6 4 (28.57%) API Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
6 4 (28.57%) Web Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Biometrics
7 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Workflow
8 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 2 (14.29%) High Availability
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL
8 2 (14.29%) Service Management
8 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ISEB
2 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (78.57%) QA
2 4 (28.57%) SDET
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) HP
2 3 (21.43%) Compaq
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) SAP