The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
UK / Scotland
Rank 101 112 119
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 9 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.51% 0.71% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.86% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 2
Median daily rate £308 £304 £322
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.23% -5.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £248 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £407 £324
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 Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1481 2101 2186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 84.15% 82.39% 80.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 888 1124 1239
Median daily rate £388 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 23 37
Median hourly rate £45.00 £31.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £15.25 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £49.41 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 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
Edinburgh +7 4 £373 -0.66%
Glasgow +1 3 £225 -15.49% 1
West Lothian - 2 £228 -
Regression Testing
UK

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 10 (47.62%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (38.10%) Finance
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Functional Testing
5 5 (23.81%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
6 4 (19.05%) Manual Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Integration Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Migration
7 3 (14.29%) ETL
7 3 (14.29%) Release Management
7 3 (14.29%) QA
7 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
7 3 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (9.52%) Agile Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Law
8 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
8 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
8 2 (9.52%) Test Management
8 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.52%) HP
8 2 (9.52%) ITIL

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) IaaS
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Law
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Billing
3 1 (4.76%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Test Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Test Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Functional Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Functional Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Test Leader
4 3 (14.29%) Tester
4 3 (14.29%) UAT Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) UAT Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Support
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Support Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Manual Tester
6 1 (4.76%) QA Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Support Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Integration Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) EPoS
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 5 (23.81%) Functional Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
4 5 (23.81%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Integration Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Manual Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Migration
5 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
5 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 3 (14.29%) ETL
6 3 (14.29%) Release Management
7 2 (9.52%) Agile Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL
7 2 (9.52%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
7 2 (9.52%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) HP
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Sitecore