The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 192 207 203
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 54 56 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 0.59% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.76% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 29 23
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 £33.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -15.29%
Regression Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6811 7377 6371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.55% 77.31% 74.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4182 4043 3391
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 240 269
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.43 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Hampshire -7 14 £350 -6.66% 4
Berkshire +5 10 £400 +18.51% 2
West Sussex +13 9 £325 -
Kent -4 7 £210 -34.37%
Surrey -7 5 £300 -33.33% 3
East Sussex +13 4 £363 -2.68%
Buckinghamshire +14 3 £425 +30.76% 4
Oxfordshire - 2 £275 - 7
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 56 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (45.00%) Test Scripting
3 37 (30.83%) SQL
4 31 (25.83%) Selenium
5 30 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 30 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 29 (24.17%) ISEB
7 28 (23.33%) Java
8 26 (21.67%) QA
9 25 (20.83%) HP UFT
9 25 (20.83%) HP
10 24 (20.00%) Test Automation
11 23 (19.17%) Oracle
11 23 (19.17%) Functional Testing
12 21 (17.50%) SC Cleared
12 21 (17.50%) Security Cleared
12 21 (17.50%) User Acceptance Testing
12 21 (17.50%) ISTQB
13 20 (16.67%) Automated Testing
13 20 (16.67%) Scrum
14 19 (15.83%) Finance
14 19 (15.83%) Integration Testing
14 19 (15.83%) Android
14 19 (15.83%) Apple iOS
15 18 (15.00%) Mobile App
15 18 (15.00%) Test Management
16 17 (14.17%) .NET
17 16 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
17 16 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
17 16 (13.33%) Defect Management

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 8 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.33%) Node.js
3 3 (2.50%) IIS
3 3 (2.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.67%) Confluence
4 2 (1.67%) JBoss
5 1 (0.83%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.67%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS Project
3 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Magento
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.83%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.83%) GitHub
2 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.17%) FTP
2 3 (2.50%) HTTP
2 3 (2.50%) HTTPS
2 3 (2.50%) VPN
3 2 (1.67%) VLAN
3 2 (1.67%) WAN
4 1 (0.83%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
1 8 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.67%) DTS
3 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.83%) DB2
4 1 (0.83%) GIS
4 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.83%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (25.83%) Selenium
2 25 (20.83%) HP UFT
3 16 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (11.67%) WebDriver
5 12 (10.00%) Cucumber
6 10 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
7 9 (7.50%) JIRA
7 9 (7.50%) JUnit
7 9 (7.50%) TestComplete
8 6 (5.00%) SoapUI
8 6 (5.00%) SpecFlow
9 5 (4.17%) LoadRunner
9 5 (4.17%) WATIR
10 4 (3.33%) Jenkins
10 4 (3.33%) JMeter
11 3 (2.50%) eggPlant
11 3 (2.50%) Jasmine
11 3 (2.50%) JProfiler
11 3 (2.50%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (2.50%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 19 (15.83%) Finance
2 11 (9.17%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.83%) Retail
4 5 (4.17%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.50%) Banking
6 2 (1.67%) Military
7 1 (0.83%) Billing
7 1 (0.83%) Electronics
7 1 (0.83%) Legal
7 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (36.67%) Analyst
2 35 (29.17%) Test Analyst
3 31 (25.83%) Tester
4 16 (13.33%) QA Engineer
5 14 (11.67%) Test Engineer
6 13 (10.83%) Applications Engineer
7 11 (9.17%) Consultant
8 10 (8.33%) Android Engineer
8 10 (8.33%) Automation Tester
9 9 (7.50%) Developer
10 8 (6.67%) Applications Tester
10 8 (6.67%) QA Tester
11 7 (5.83%) Mobile Tester
11 7 (5.83%) Test Consultant
12 6 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
13 5 (4.17%) Angular Developer
13 5 (4.17%) AS400 Test Analyst
13 5 (4.17%) Java Developer
13 5 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
13 5 (4.17%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.17%) .NET
2 14 (11.67%) Web Services
3 10 (8.33%) XML
4 8 (6.67%) HTML
4 8 (6.67%) Middleware
5 7 (5.83%) REST
5 7 (5.83%) Spring
6 6 (5.00%) jQuery
7 5 (4.17%) .NET Framework
7 5 (4.17%) AngularJS
7 5 (4.17%) ASP.NET
8 4 (3.33%) Ajax
8 4 (3.33%) HTML5
8 4 (3.33%) SOAP
9 3 (2.50%) JDBC
9 3 (2.50%) ODBC
9 3 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (1.67%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.67%) JMS
10 2 (1.67%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 10 (8.33%) User Experience
3 6 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.00%) AS400
3 6 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.00%) Smart Meter
4 3 (2.50%) EPoS
5 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.83%) Biometrics
6 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.83%) FMCG
6 1 (0.83%) iPad
6 1 (0.83%) iSeries
6 1 (0.83%) NHS
6 1 (0.83%) Smart Energy
6 1 (0.83%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.83%) Android
1 19 (15.83%) Apple iOS
2 12 (10.00%) Linux
3 10 (8.33%) Windows
4 6 (5.00%) Unix
5 4 (3.33%) Solaris
6 3 (2.50%) CentOS
7 2 (1.67%) AIX
7 2 (1.67%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (45.00%) Test Scripting
3 30 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 30 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 24 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 23 (19.17%) Functional Testing
6 21 (17.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 20 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 20 (16.67%) Scrum
8 19 (15.83%) Integration Testing
9 18 (15.00%) Test Management
10 16 (13.33%) Defect Management
10 16 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
11 15 (12.50%) Performance Testing
12 14 (11.67%) Defect Tracking
12 14 (11.67%) Open Source
13 13 (10.83%) Black-Box Testing
13 13 (10.83%) Mobile Application Development
14 11 (9.17%) BDD
14 11 (9.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (30.83%) SQL
2 28 (23.33%) Java
3 14 (11.67%) VB
3 14 (11.67%) VBScript
4 12 (10.00%) C#
5 11 (9.17%) C++
5 11 (9.17%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.83%) F#
7 4 (3.33%) PHP
8 3 (2.50%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.50%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.67%) Groovy
9 2 (1.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (24.17%) ISEB
2 21 (17.50%) ISTQB
2 21 (17.50%) SC Cleared
2 21 (17.50%) Security Cleared
3 13 (10.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (5.83%) ISEB Practitioner
5 6 (5.00%) Degree
6 4 (3.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.83%) IIBA
7 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (21.67%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.83%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.50%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (2.50%) nmon
2 3 (2.50%) SELinux
Vendors
1 25 (20.83%) HP
2 23 (19.17%) Oracle
3 14 (11.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.17%) Telerik
5 3 (2.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.50%) VMware
6 2 (1.67%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.67%) webMethods
7 1 (0.83%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.83%) ATG
7 1 (0.83%) Cerner
7 1 (0.83%) Compaq
7 1 (0.83%) Coremetrics
7 1 (0.83%) Endeca
7 1 (0.83%) ESRI
7 1 (0.83%) Google
7 1 (0.83%) IBM
7 1 (0.83%) Remedy
7 1 (0.83%) SAP
7 1 (0.83%) Terracotta
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