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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 51 66 62
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 18 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.94% 0.17% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.42% 0.22% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 6
Median daily rate £450 - £465
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 - £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 - £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £322 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.69 -
% change year-on-year
+7.09% -
Regression Testing
South East

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
527 461 630
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 85.97% 80.17% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 335 447
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 31
Median hourly rate £17.50 £55.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.18% +182.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £15.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £137.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 7 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
Oxford - 7 £500 - 2
Abingdon - 5 - -
Kidlington - 1 £388 -
Witney - 1 £300 -
Regression Testing
South East

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 12 (54.55%) Project Management
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (54.55%) Unit Testing
2 8 (36.36%) C#
2 8 (36.36%) .NET
3 7 (31.82%) Perl
3 7 (31.82%) Python
3 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (31.82%) Middleware
3 7 (31.82%) Sophos
3 7 (31.82%) Integration Testing
3 7 (31.82%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (31.82%) Performance Testing
3 7 (31.82%) Apex Code
3 7 (31.82%) High Availability
3 7 (31.82%) Line Management
3 7 (31.82%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 6 (27.27%) QA
5 5 (22.73%) JIRA
5 5 (22.73%) Business Analysis
5 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (22.73%) BDD
5 5 (22.73%) Security Management
5 5 (22.73%) Publishing
5 5 (22.73%) TDD
5 5 (22.73%) LDAP
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement

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 3 (13.64%) JBoss
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) JIRA
2 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.55%) JMeter
4 1 (4.55%) Selenium
4 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (22.73%) Publishing
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) .NET Developer
1 7 (31.82%) Administrator
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
1 7 (31.82%) OBIEE Administrator
1 7 (31.82%) Salesforce Developer
1 7 (31.82%) Senior .NET Developer
1 7 (31.82%) Senior Developer
1 7 (31.82%) Senior Salesforce Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) QA Leader
3 3 (13.64%) Test Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Change Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) OBIEE Support
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (4.55%) Integration Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Regression Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) UAT Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) .NET
2 7 (31.82%) Middleware
3 1 (4.55%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (54.55%) Project Management
1 12 (54.55%) Unit Testing
2 7 (31.82%) High Availability
2 7 (31.82%) Integration Testing
2 7 (31.82%) Line Management
2 7 (31.82%) Performance Testing
3 5 (22.73%) BDD
3 5 (22.73%) Business Analysis
3 5 (22.73%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Security Management
3 5 (22.73%) TDD
3 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (18.18%) Data Architecture
4 4 (18.18%) Defect Management
4 4 (18.18%) Load Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (13.64%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) C#
2 7 (31.82%) Apex Code
2 7 (31.82%) Perl
2 7 (31.82%) Python
3 3 (13.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) QA
2 4 (18.18%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
1 7 (31.82%) Salesforce.com
1 7 (31.82%) Sophos
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle