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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 108 72 58
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -14
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 8 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.57% 0.63% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.77% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 13
Median daily rate £475 £314 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.39% -12.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £286 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £340 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.37 -
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -
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
1181 778 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 84.48% 81.04% 78.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 848 495 470
Median daily rate £408 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £268 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 39 23
Median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £13.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £45.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -33 8 £475 +51.39% 1
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 16 (53.33%) Workflow
2 16 (53.33%) Oracle Applications
2 16 (53.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 16 (53.33%) Oracle
2 16 (53.33%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (53.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 16 (53.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 16 (53.33%) Oracle Payables
2 16 (53.33%) Oracle Receivables
3 11 (36.67%) Unix
4 10 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (33.33%) XML
4 10 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 10 (33.33%) SQL
4 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (33.33%) General Ledger
4 10 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 9 (30.00%) Test Scripting
5 9 (30.00%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (26.67%) BDD
6 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
6 8 (26.67%) Node.js
7 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
7 7 (23.33%) Migration
7 7 (23.33%) CSS
7 7 (23.33%) HP
8 6 (20.00%) Oracle Financials

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 16 (53.33%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle EBS
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle Payables
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.00%) GitLab
2 6 (20.00%) Protractor
3 5 (16.67%) webpack
4 1 (3.33%) Grunt
4 1 (3.33%) gulp
4 1 (3.33%) JMeter
4 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.33%) LoadUI
4 1 (3.33%) Selenium
4 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 10 (33.33%) General Ledger
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) E-Business Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle Financials Technical Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle Financials Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) XML
2 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
2 8 (26.67%) Node.js
3 7 (23.33%) CSS
4 6 (20.00%) EJS
4 6 (20.00%) Express
5 4 (13.33%) Web Services
6 2 (6.67%) HTML
7 1 (3.33%) J2EE
7 1 (3.33%) LESS
7 1 (3.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Unix
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Workflow
2 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 8 (26.67%) BDD
4 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (23.33%) Migration
5 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
6 6 (20.00%) Coaching
6 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (20.00%) Functional Programming
6 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (20.00%) Microservices
6 6 (20.00%) MVC
7 5 (16.67%) Asynchronous Programming
7 5 (16.67%) Data Management
7 5 (16.67%) TDD
8 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (13.33%) Software Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (10.00%) ISEB
2 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.33%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) HP