The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 53 59 57
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 8 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.29% 0.37% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 0.46% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Median daily rate £425 £275 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +38.88%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
507 437 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.51% 80.78% 83.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 350 355
Median daily rate £475 £415 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.45% +3.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 12 23
Median hourly rate £23.19 £39.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.53% +56.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.10 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £110.25 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Oxford - 3 £425 - 2
Regression Testing
South East

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 12 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (42.86%) Project Management
3 11 (39.29%) C#
4 10 (35.71%) JIRA
5 9 (32.14%) QA
6 8 (28.57%) .NET
6 8 (28.57%) High Availability
7 7 (25.00%) Line Management
7 7 (25.00%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 7 (25.00%) Apex Code
7 7 (25.00%) Perl
7 7 (25.00%) Middleware
7 7 (25.00%) Sophos
7 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (25.00%) Python
7 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 7 (25.00%) Performance Testing
7 7 (25.00%) Integration Testing
7 7 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (21.43%) Publishing
8 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (17.86%) SaaS
9 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
9 5 (17.86%) BDD
9 5 (17.86%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (17.86%) Defect Management
9 5 (17.86%) Security Management
9 5 (17.86%) LDAP

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 4 (14.29%) Confluence
2 3 (10.71%) JBoss
3 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) JIRA
2 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.29%) Selenium
3 3 (10.71%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.57%) JMeter
4 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (21.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (25.00%) Administrator
1 7 (25.00%) Developer
1 7 (25.00%) OBIEE Administrator
1 7 (25.00%) Salesforce Developer
1 7 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 7 (25.00%) Senior Developer
1 7 (25.00%) Senior Salesforce Developer
2 5 (17.86%) QA Leader
2 5 (17.86%) Test Leader
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Test Manager
5 2 (7.14%) OBIEE Support
5 2 (7.14%) QA Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Automation Test Lead
6 1 (3.57%) SaaS Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Salesforce Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) .NET
2 7 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.57%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.57%) RESTful
3 1 (3.57%) Spring
3 1 (3.57%) Spring Boot
3 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Semantic Web
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Project Management
2 12 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 8 (28.57%) High Availability
4 7 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 7 (25.00%) Line Management
4 7 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Automated Testing
6 5 (17.86%) BDD
6 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) Defect Management
6 5 (17.86%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Security Management
6 5 (17.86%) TDD
6 5 (17.86%) Test Management
6 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
7 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (14.29%) Load Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) C#
2 7 (25.00%) Apex Code
2 7 (25.00%) Perl
2 7 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (10.71%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) ISEB
2 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) QA
2 4 (14.29%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Sophos
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle