The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Surrey region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 94 85 100
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.20% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.32% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate £295 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.27% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £275 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £275 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £300 £410
% change year-on-year
+2.08% -26.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-25.41% +1.69%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1109 940 1194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 74.28% 73.27% 70.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 467 639
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £560 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 50 69
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £53.00 £49.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Regression Testing
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -2 2 £285 -
Thames Ditton - - - -
Woking - - - - 1
Cranleigh - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Regression Testing
South East

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 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%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) C
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Games
2 4 (57.14%) Game Development
3 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) Code Coverage
3 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Process Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (14.29%) EPoS
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Retail

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (57.14%) Games
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Development Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Solvency II Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) EPoS
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Game Development
3 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) Code Coverage
3 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Process Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft