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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 194 203 198
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 71 60 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.80% 0.64% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.80% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 42 25
Median daily rate £360 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £283 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £19.63 - £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £24.13 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+36.78% -31.07%
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
7180 7498 6836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.59% 79.60% 75.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4392 4364 3776
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 242 259
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -18.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.44 £13.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.83 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 29 June 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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Hampshire +1 14 £375 +10.29% 2
Berkshire -3 14 £380 +10.54% 2
Surrey 0 13 £450 +12.50% 4
West Sussex -7 10 £318 -6.61% 1
Buckinghamshire +6 9 £450 +33.33% 1
East Sussex - 7 £350 - 2
Oxfordshire - 4 £290 - 4
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 64 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 45 (35.71%) Selenium
4 44 (34.92%) Finance
4 44 (34.92%) ISEB
5 41 (32.54%) Integration Testing
5 41 (32.54%) ISTQB
6 39 (30.95%) User Acceptance Testing
6 39 (30.95%) Java
7 36 (28.57%) BDD
7 36 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
8 35 (27.78%) Security Cleared
8 35 (27.78%) QA
9 33 (26.19%) Software Testing
10 29 (23.02%) User Stories
10 29 (23.02%) SQL
11 28 (22.22%) Test Strategy
12 27 (21.43%) WebDriver
12 27 (21.43%) Oracle
13 25 (19.84%) Functional Testing
14 24 (19.05%) Scrum
15 23 (18.25%) Migration
15 23 (18.25%) Cucumber
15 23 (18.25%) SoapUI
15 23 (18.25%) SC Cleared
16 22 (17.46%) Web Services
17 21 (16.67%) JUnit
17 21 (16.67%) Defect Management
17 21 (16.67%) Jenkins
18 20 (15.87%) Maven

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 13 (10.32%) Confluence
1 13 (10.32%) IIS
2 6 (4.76%) JBoss
3 1 (0.79%) CICS
3 1 (0.79%) CMS
3 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.56%) Primavera
2 2 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.79%) Magento
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.79%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.59%) VLAN
1 2 (1.59%) WAN
2 1 (0.79%) ATM
2 1 (0.79%) H.323
2 1 (0.79%) Telepresence
2 1 (0.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.94%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (4.76%) VoltDB
3 2 (1.59%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.79%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 45 (35.71%) Selenium
2 27 (21.43%) WebDriver
3 23 (18.25%) Cucumber
3 23 (18.25%) SoapUI
4 21 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 21 (16.67%) JUnit
5 20 (15.87%) JIRA
5 20 (15.87%) JMeter
5 20 (15.87%) Maven
6 15 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (11.11%) SpecFlow
8 13 (10.32%) Ant
8 13 (10.32%) Gradle
8 13 (10.32%) Hudson
8 13 (10.32%) jMock
9 10 (7.94%) HP UFT
9 10 (7.94%) Oracle APEX
10 7 (5.56%) JBehave
11 6 (4.76%) Eclipse
11 6 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 44 (34.92%) Finance
2 9 (7.14%) Banking
3 8 (6.35%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.97%) Retail
5 4 (3.17%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.59%) Back Office
7 1 (0.79%) French Language
7 1 (0.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (38.89%) Analyst
2 45 (35.71%) Test Analyst
3 28 (22.22%) Tester
4 21 (16.67%) QA Engineer
5 17 (13.49%) Developer
6 16 (12.70%) Consultant
7 15 (11.90%) Java Developer
8 14 (11.11%) Developer in Test
9 13 (10.32%) Automation Test Analyst
10 12 (9.52%) Automation Tester
11 10 (7.94%) Senior QA Engineer
12 9 (7.14%) Test Engineer
12 9 (7.14%) Test Leader
13 8 (6.35%) Analyst Developer
13 8 (6.35%) AS400 Test Analyst
13 8 (6.35%) Java Analyst Developer
14 7 (5.56%) Manual Test Analyst
14 7 (5.56%) Oracle Consultant
14 7 (5.56%) QA Analyst
14 7 (5.56%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.46%) Web Services
2 19 (15.08%) Java EE
3 15 (11.90%) Spring
4 14 (11.11%) .NET
5 13 (10.32%) Ajax
5 13 (10.32%) Hibernate
5 13 (10.32%) JMS
5 13 (10.32%) REST
5 13 (10.32%) WebSphere MQ
5 13 (10.32%) XML
6 9 (7.14%) SOAP
7 6 (4.76%) JSON
8 4 (3.17%) XML Messaging
9 2 (1.59%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.79%) Behat
10 1 (0.79%) CSS3
10 1 (0.79%) HTML5
10 1 (0.79%) jQuery
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.79%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.32%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (7.94%) Mobile App
4 8 (6.35%) AS400
4 8 (6.35%) User Experience
5 4 (3.17%) Smart Meter
6 3 (2.38%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.38%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.38%) Smart Energy
7 2 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.59%) EPoS
7 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.79%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.79%) iPad
8 1 (0.79%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.79%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.52%) Linux
2 11 (8.73%) Unix
3 10 (7.94%) Android
3 10 (7.94%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.38%) Windows
5 2 (1.59%) Solaris
6 1 (0.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 41 (32.54%) Integration Testing
4 39 (30.95%) User Acceptance Testing
5 36 (28.57%) BDD
5 36 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
6 33 (26.19%) Software Testing
7 29 (23.02%) User Stories
8 28 (22.22%) Test Strategy
9 25 (19.84%) Functional Testing
10 24 (19.05%) Scrum
11 23 (18.25%) Migration
12 21 (16.67%) Defect Management
13 18 (14.29%) Automated Testing
13 18 (14.29%) Performance Testing
13 18 (14.29%) SDLC
14 17 (13.49%) TDD
14 17 (13.49%) Test Automation
15 16 (12.70%) Defect Tracking
16 15 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 39 (30.95%) Java
2 29 (23.02%) SQL
3 19 (15.08%) C#
4 13 (10.32%) F#
4 13 (10.32%) Groovy
5 5 (3.97%) PHP
6 3 (2.38%) C++
6 3 (2.38%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.38%) VBScript
7 1 (0.79%) C
7 1 (0.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 44 (34.92%) ISEB
2 41 (32.54%) ISTQB
3 35 (27.78%) Security Cleared
4 23 (18.25%) SC Cleared
5 15 (11.90%) Degree
6 12 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (3.97%) DBS Check
8 3 (2.38%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.79%) ACCA
10 1 (0.79%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (27.78%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) FedRAMP
2 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (12.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.79%) Cacti
2 1 (0.79%) Nagios
2 1 (0.79%) SELinux
Vendors
1 27 (21.43%) Oracle
2 17 (13.49%) HP
3 12 (9.52%) Atlassian
3 12 (9.52%) Rally
4 5 (3.97%) SAP
5 2 (1.59%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.59%) VMware
6 1 (0.79%) ATG
6 1 (0.79%) hybris
6 1 (0.79%) Red Hat
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