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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 186 198 151
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -47
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 70 49 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.71% 0.53% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.74% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 28 38
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£350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.28% -3.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £204 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £373 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- -10.34%
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
7432 6658 5873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.04% 72.28% 71.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4184 3709 3086
Average daily rate £393 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 262 245
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 6 May 2015.

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
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 6 May 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
Hampshire 0 24 £343 +8.73%
Berkshire +7 22 £350 +11.73% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 8 £311 -7.77% 3
Surrey +11 5 £313 -19.35% 5
West Sussex - 4 £340 - 1
East Sussex - 4 £425 - 1
Kent - 3 £325 -
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 45 (36.89%) Test Scripting
2 33 (27.05%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (22.13%) User Acceptance Testing
4 24 (19.67%) SC Cleared
4 24 (19.67%) Security Cleared
4 24 (19.67%) Microsoft
5 22 (18.03%) Selenium
6 20 (16.39%) Automated Testing
7 19 (15.57%) Finance
7 19 (15.57%) ISEB
8 18 (14.75%) C#
9 17 (13.93%) SQL
9 17 (13.93%) QA
9 17 (13.93%) System Testing
10 16 (13.11%) Software Engineering
10 16 (13.11%) HP Quality Center
11 15 (12.30%) Test Strategy
11 15 (12.30%) MS Excel
12 14 (11.48%) HP
12 14 (11.48%) ISTQB
12 14 (11.48%) Unit Testing
13 13 (10.66%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (10.66%) JIRA
13 13 (10.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 12 (9.84%) Jenkins
14 12 (9.84%) Test Management
14 12 (9.84%) Workflow
15 11 (9.02%) Scrum
15 11 (9.02%) Subversion
15 11 (9.02%) VB

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 5 (4.10%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.46%) MQSeries
3 2 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.82%) Documentum
4 1 (0.82%) IIS
4 1 (0.82%) JBoss
4 1 (0.82%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (12.30%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.56%) MS Office
3 1 (0.82%) MS Project
3 1 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Magento
2 3 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.46%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (1.64%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.64%) SAP FI-AP
4 1 (0.82%) SAP ECC
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.82%) Sage ERP X3
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.82%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.64%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.10%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.28%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.64%) HTTP
4 1 (0.82%) ATM
4 1 (0.82%) DNS
4 1 (0.82%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.82%) Internet
4 1 (0.82%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.56%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (4.10%) DB2
4 3 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.46%) DbVisualizer
5 1 (0.82%) Ingres
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (18.03%) Selenium
2 13 (10.66%) JIRA
3 12 (9.84%) Jenkins
4 11 (9.02%) WebDriver
4 11 (9.02%) Subversion
5 9 (7.38%) Git (software)
6 8 (6.56%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (5.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (5.74%) Cucumber
8 5 (4.10%) LoadRunner
9 4 (3.28%) SoapUI
9 4 (3.28%) Trac
9 4 (3.28%) LabVIEW
10 3 (2.46%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.64%) JUnit
11 2 (1.64%) JMeter
11 2 (1.64%) TestPartner
11 2 (1.64%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (1.64%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.64%) TestComplete
General
1 19 (15.57%) Finance
2 6 (4.92%) Retail
3 3 (2.46%) Billing
3 3 (2.46%) Automotive
4 2 (1.64%) Legal
5 1 (0.82%) Back Office
5 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.82%) German Language
Job Titles
1 50 (40.98%) Analyst
2 41 (33.61%) Test Analyst
3 21 (17.21%) Tester
4 15 (12.30%) Test Manager
5 11 (9.02%) Consultant
6 10 (8.20%) Software Engineer
7 9 (7.38%) Test Engineer
7 9 (7.38%) SAP Consultant
8 7 (5.74%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.92%) Regression Tester
9 6 (4.92%) Test Leader
9 6 (4.92%) Selenium Tester
10 5 (4.10%) Developer
11 4 (3.28%) Agile Test Analyst
11 4 (3.28%) QA Engineer
12 3 (2.46%) Web Analyst
12 3 (2.46%) AWS Developer
12 3 (2.46%) Validation Engineer
12 3 (2.46%) Web Business Analyst
12 3 (2.46%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.20%) .NET
2 8 (6.56%) XML
2 8 (6.56%) HTML
3 6 (4.92%) SOAP
3 6 (4.92%) ASP.NET
4 5 (4.10%) Web Services
5 4 (3.28%) XSLT
6 3 (2.46%) Flash
6 3 (2.46%) J2EE
7 2 (1.64%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (1.64%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 2 (1.64%) REST
7 2 (1.64%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.82%) RESTful
8 1 (0.82%) Ajax
8 1 (0.82%) JSON
8 1 (0.82%) WCF
8 1 (0.82%) CSS
8 1 (0.82%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.10%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.28%) Smart Meter
4 3 (2.46%) Open Source
5 2 (1.64%) NHS
5 2 (1.64%) AS400
5 2 (1.64%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.64%) iSeries
6 1 (0.82%) Telematics
6 1 (0.82%) EFT
6 1 (0.82%) Handset
6 1 (0.82%) Replication
6 1 (0.82%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.82%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.38%) Windows
2 7 (5.74%) UNIX
3 6 (4.92%) Android
3 6 (4.92%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.10%) Linux
5 4 (3.28%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (36.89%) Test Scripting
2 33 (27.05%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (22.13%) User Acceptance Testing
4 20 (16.39%) Automated Testing
5 17 (13.93%) System Testing
6 16 (13.11%) Software Engineering
7 15 (12.30%) Test Strategy
8 14 (11.48%) Unit Testing
9 13 (10.66%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (9.84%) Test Management
10 12 (9.84%) Workflow
11 11 (9.02%) Scrum
11 11 (9.02%) Test Automation
12 10 (8.20%) Software Testing
12 10 (8.20%) Validation
13 9 (7.38%) Migration
13 9 (7.38%) ETL
13 9 (7.38%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (7.38%) BDD
13 9 (7.38%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.75%) C#
2 17 (13.93%) SQL
3 11 (9.02%) VB
4 7 (5.74%) Java
5 5 (4.10%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.28%) Python
7 2 (1.64%) VBScript
8 1 (0.82%) C
8 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.82%) PHP
8 1 (0.82%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (19.67%) SC Cleared
1 24 (19.67%) Security Cleared
2 19 (15.57%) ISEB
3 14 (11.48%) ISTQB
4 13 (10.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (4.92%) Degree
6 2 (1.64%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (1.64%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.82%) HP AIS
7 1 (0.82%) MCITP
7 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.82%) MCSE
7 1 (0.82%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.93%) QA
2 2 (1.64%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.82%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (13.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.82%) Puppet
2 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (19.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.48%) HP
3 11 (9.02%) SAP
4 9 (7.38%) Oracle
4 9 (7.38%) Informatica
5 8 (6.56%) Serena
6 6 (4.92%) IBM
7 3 (2.46%) WSO2
8 2 (1.64%) Endeca
8 2 (1.64%) Google
8 2 (1.64%) Coremetrics
9 1 (0.82%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.82%) ExactTarget
9 1 (0.82%) Cisco
9 1 (0.82%) JDA
9 1 (0.82%) Sage
9 1 (0.82%) TOWER Software
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
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