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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 57 67 70
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 11 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.58% 0.49% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 0.61% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 2
Median daily rate £388 £281 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.77% +14.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £225 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £346 £249
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.14% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.29 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+30.12% -7.14%
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
592 661 693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 85.06% 81.20% 77.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 357 420
Median daily rate £411 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.60% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 21
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +220.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £11.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.98 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

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
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 25 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 25 May 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 7 (53.85%) ISEB
2 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
4 4 (30.77%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
4 4 (30.77%) Banking
4 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 4 (30.77%) Defect Management
4 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (23.08%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Selenium
5 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) Unix
6 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 2 (15.38%) CRM
6 2 (15.38%) SAP
6 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
6 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Spanish Language
6 2 (15.38%) JIRA
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) User Stories

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 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) eggPlant
3 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
3 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
3 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) TestComplete
3 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (30.77%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Spanish Language
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Test Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Verification Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) HR Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Test Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (7.69%) SOAP
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) Biometrics
2 1 (7.69%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
3 4 (30.77%) Defect Management
3 4 (30.77%) SDLC
3 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) User Stories
6 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Service Management
6 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) F#
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) ISEB
2 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
2 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) HP
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) Compaq
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Terracotta
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) webMethods