The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 76 66 43
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -23
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 38 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.81% 0.26% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 0.34% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 2 11
Median daily rate £400 £395 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £351 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £439 £425
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
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1160 593 437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 85.80% 76.03% 75.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 354 274
Median daily rate £330 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £553 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 41 8
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.68 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.62% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £40.00 £35.75
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 the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -15 37 £400 +1.26% 6
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

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 North East region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 21 (47.73%) Data Management
2 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (38.64%) TDD
2 17 (38.64%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (38.64%) BDD
3 16 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 16 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 15 (34.09%) HTML
4 15 (34.09%) Unix
5 14 (31.82%) Oracle
5 14 (31.82%) Test Scripting
5 14 (31.82%) Node.js
5 14 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (29.55%) SQL
6 13 (29.55%) Configuration Management
7 12 (27.27%) Quality Management
7 12 (27.27%) HP UFT
7 12 (27.27%) Microservices
7 12 (27.27%) QA
8 11 (25.00%) Coaching
8 11 (25.00%) Test Strategy
8 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 11 (25.00%) Migration
9 10 (22.73%) Finance
9 10 (22.73%) Automated Testing
10 9 (20.45%) Test Automation
11 8 (18.18%) Oracle General Ledger
11 8 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
11 8 (18.18%) Problem Management
11 8 (18.18%) Performance Testing

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (31.82%) Node.js
2 8 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (13.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle General Ledger
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle Payables
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) HP UFT
2 8 (18.18%) Facilita Forecast
2 8 (18.18%) LoadRunner
3 7 (15.91%) Visual Studio
4 6 (13.64%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
5 5 (11.36%) GitLab
5 5 (11.36%) gulp
5 5 (11.36%) Protractor
6 1 (2.27%) Grunt
6 1 (2.27%) Selenium
6 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) General Ledger
3 2 (4.55%) Publishing
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Developer
2 9 (20.45%) Node.js Developer
2 9 (20.45%) Software Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Oracle Financials Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Data Manager
5 5 (11.36%) Data Migration Manager
5 5 (11.36%) E-Business Developer
5 5 (11.36%) JavaScript Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Migration Manager
5 5 (11.36%) Software Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Test Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Performance Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Performance Test Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Tester
6 4 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) HTML
2 7 (15.91%) XML
3 6 (13.64%) CSS
4 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
4 5 (11.36%) EJS
4 5 (11.36%) Express
5 3 (6.82%) HTML5
6 2 (4.55%) D3.js
7 1 (2.27%) Ajax
7 1 (2.27%) LESS
7 1 (2.27%) Sass
7 1 (2.27%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.91%) Data Structures
2 7 (15.91%) Performance Metrics
3 5 (11.36%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Unix
2 7 (15.91%) Linux
2 7 (15.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Data Management
2 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (38.64%) BDD
2 17 (38.64%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (38.64%) TDD
3 16 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 16 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 14 (31.82%) Test Scripting
5 13 (29.55%) Configuration Management
6 12 (27.27%) Microservices
6 12 (27.27%) Quality Management
7 11 (25.00%) Coaching
7 11 (25.00%) Migration
7 11 (25.00%) Test Strategy
8 10 (22.73%) Automated Testing
9 9 (20.45%) Test Automation
10 8 (18.18%) Performance Testing
10 8 (18.18%) Problem Management
10 8 (18.18%) Workflow
11 7 (15.91%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) SQL
2 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.91%) PL/SQL
4 6 (13.64%) Java
4 6 (13.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (11.36%) ISTQB
2 5 (11.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.27%) QA
2 3 (6.82%) GxP
3 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) HP SiteScope
2 6 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Oracle
2 8 (18.18%) HP
3 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.82%) SAP
5 1 (2.27%) Pega
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