The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Milton Keynes region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 67 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.23% - 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% - 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£285 - £220
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -7.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
662 514 459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 75.23% 71.79% 67.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 286 208
Average daily rate £375 £375 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 20
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.82 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.16% -4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £11.90 £12.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £22.50 £31.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Regression Testing
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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Back Office
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) 2G
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Automotive
4 1 (16.67%) CMS
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Intranet
4 1 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VBScript
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Windows

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) 2G
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Telematics
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) HP