The first table below looks at the demand for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 16 April 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 North Yorkshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 34 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.22% - 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% - 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £270 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
- -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-25.41% +1.69%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
180 116 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 73.47% 63.74% 68.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 52 70
Average daily rate £325 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Average hourly rate £12.21 £175.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.02% +960.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Regression Testing
Yorkshire

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Regression Testing across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Regression Testing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Korn
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (50.00%) System Testing
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Python
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
1 3 (50.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (50.00%) System Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (50.00%) Software Deployment
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) Python
1 3 (50.00%) Korn
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) VB6
2 2 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM