The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
UK / Wales
Rank 48 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 15 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.25% 0.45% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 0.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 0
Median daily rate £334 £320 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +38.88%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
543 591 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 81.41% 88.21% 74.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 429 299
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 16
Median hourly rate £20.00 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.44% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Wales

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
South Wales +28 11 £310 -3.28% 1
West Wales - 1 £500 -
Regression Testing
UK

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 10 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Integration Testing
3 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
3 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2
3 7 (46.67%) System Integration Testing
4 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 6 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) C++
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) NHS
6 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
7 3 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) Defect Management
7 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (20.00%) Project Management
7 3 (20.00%) XML
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle
8 2 (13.33%) SAP
8 2 (13.33%) BPR
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
8 2 (13.33%) Service Management
8 2 (13.33%) CCAB
8 2 (13.33%) Finance

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Test Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Lead Test Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Software Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) UAT Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Integration Testing
3 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2
3 7 (46.67%) System Integration Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Test Strategy
5 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (20.00%) Defect Management
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) BPR
7 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Load Testing
7 2 (13.33%) SDLC
7 2 (13.33%) Service Management
7 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
8 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
8 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) CCAB
4 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
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