The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 38 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.77% - 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% - 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£480 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £304 £315
% change year-on-year
+8.64% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £42.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +112.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
264 131 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 77.88% 68.95% 72.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 74 87
Average daily rate £388 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £480 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 11
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.00 £15.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -23.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.90 £10.40 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.95 £27.50 £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +4.08%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Regression Testing across the Oxford region.

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Change Control
4 2 (20.00%) Test Management
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) ISEB
5 1 (10.00%) TestDirector
5 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) CMS
5 1 (10.00%) Bugzilla
5 1 (10.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
5 1 (10.00%) JIRA
5 1 (10.00%) Django
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
5 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) MySQL
5 1 (10.00%) MS Office

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (10.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Applications Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Web Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) Test Management
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com