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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 43 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 9 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.37% 0.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£358 £260 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £331 £306
% change year-on-year
+1.88% +8.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-15.29% +13.33%
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
446 266 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 68.09% 70.74% 61.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 138 88
Average daily rate £400 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 31 25
Average hourly rate £28.50 £28.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.63 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Regression Testing across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the North East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -3 5 £342 +31.36%
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 16 (53.33%) Configuration Management
1 16 (53.33%) Problem Management
2 15 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 12 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 11 (36.67%) QA
4 11 (36.67%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (30.00%) Test Strategy
5 9 (30.00%) Automated Testing
5 9 (30.00%) Software Testing
5 9 (30.00%) LoadRunner
6 8 (26.67%) SAP
7 7 (23.33%) ABAP
7 7 (23.33%) Finance
7 7 (23.33%) Facilita Forecast
8 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (20.00%) Workflow
8 6 (20.00%) ISTQB
8 6 (20.00%) Performance Testing
8 6 (20.00%) Integration Testing
9 5 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (16.67%) Oracle
9 5 (16.67%) MS Office
9 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 5 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
9 5 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
9 5 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 5 (16.67%) General Ledger

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 5 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (13.33%) SAP PP
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (6.67%) SAP CO
4 2 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (6.67%) SAP SD
4 2 (6.67%) SAP FI
5 1 (3.33%) SAP MM
5 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (3.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (30.00%) LoadRunner
3 7 (23.33%) Facilita Forecast
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (6.67%) Selenium
6 1 (3.33%) JMeter
6 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Test Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Performance Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Performance Test Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Tester
5 3 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Applications Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) SAP MM Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) SAP PP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Configuration Management
1 16 (53.33%) Problem Management
2 15 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 9 (30.00%) Test Strategy
3 9 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 9 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (20.00%) Workflow
4 6 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 6 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 5 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
6 3 (10.00%) ITIL
6 3 (10.00%) System Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.00%) Automation Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.67%) Cash Management
7 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
7 2 (6.67%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) ABAP
2 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (6.67%) ISEB
6 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) SAP
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
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