The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 63 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 2 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.32% 2.87% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 3.62% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 1
Median daily rate £310 £310 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.16% +12.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.37 -
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -
Regression Testing
Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
529 470 443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 83.44% 79.39% 80.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 376 320
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 9
Median hourly rate £46.00 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.04% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.22 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £43.02 £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Newport - 1 £324 -
Regression Testing
Wales

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Wales region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) QA
1 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle