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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 123 107 101
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 6 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% 0.56% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.77% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 7
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£410 £338 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.39% +23.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £257 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £503 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +10.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £22.38 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+53.07% -25.41%
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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 Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2300 1812 1519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 76.74% 72.34% 71.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1260 923 808
Average daily rate £400 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 22 23
Average hourly rate £31.70 £25.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.80% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £14.18 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £180.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Regression Testing across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -4 3 - - 1
Edinburgh -15 3 £410 -0.60% 5
Dundee - - - -
Stirling - - - -
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Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Test Management
1 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (37.50%) System Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 3 (37.50%) ISEB
3 2 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Fund Accounting
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) BODI
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) JCL
4 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
4 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (12.50%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) BODI
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Test Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) Ajax
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Test Management
2 3 (37.50%) System Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Fund Accounting
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VBScript
1 1 (12.50%) VB
1 1 (12.50%) VBA
1 1 (12.50%) JCL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) HP