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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 66 69 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.49% 0.45% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.61% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate
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£281 £245 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.79% -2.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%
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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
642 655 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 78.87% 73.35% 73.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 404 238
Average daily rate £375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 20 13
Average hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, 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 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) System Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Automotive
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) ISEB
4 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Windows

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) System Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle