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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 91 90 89
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.51% 0.29% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.35% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Average daily rate £300 £450 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +52.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £22.38
% change year-on-year
+38.88% +60.89%
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
960 1133 985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 81.01% 81.04% 76.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 632 526
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 16 35
Average hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +102.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £55.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 13 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
Leatherhead -15 3 £420 -6.66%
Regression Testing
South East

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Integration Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
3 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 4 (30.77%) XML
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) VBScript
3 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) HP
4 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Test Management
5 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
5 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Database Tuning
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
5 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) Node.js
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) DTS
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) HP UFT
2 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Manual Tester
5 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Test Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) UAT Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Web Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Web Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
1 4 (30.77%) XML
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET
3 2 (15.38%) Ajax
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 2 (15.38%) DHTML
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (15.38%) SOAP
3 2 (15.38%) WinForms
4 1 (7.69%) Behat
4 1 (7.69%) J2EE
4 1 (7.69%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) FMCG
1 1 (7.69%) Smart Energy
1 1 (7.69%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Integration Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Database Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Management
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Use Case
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (7.69%) ERP
5 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
1 4 (30.77%) VBScript
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 2 (15.38%) VB
3 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) ISEB
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Remedy