The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 95 86 82
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 3 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.20% 0.45% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.59% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 7
Average daily rate
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£338 £241 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.33% -43.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £318
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -1.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.00
Regression Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1104 1018 941
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 72.39% 75.69% 71.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 609 628 520
Average daily rate £400 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 36 59
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.78 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £45.50 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% -

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014. 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
Guildford -11 2 £338 +40.33%
Reigate - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Woking - - - -
Regression Testing
South East

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Selenium
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) JMeter
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Code Coverage
4 2 (28.57%) Games
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) JUnit
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) TDD

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JMeter
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
2 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (28.57%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Military
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) UAT Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) UAT Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Web Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) SOAP
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) XML
1 2 (28.57%) JSON
1 2 (28.57%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Code Coverage
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Process Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Game Development
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) VMware