The first table below looks at the demand for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Watford 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 19 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 5.50% 2.25% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.50% 3.08% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -7.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
80 65 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 73.39% 73.03% 77.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 14 15
Average daily rate £375 £400 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +20.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £513 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £50.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.00% +177.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Regression Testing
Hertfordshire

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Regression Testing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
1 7 (100.00%) DB2
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Flash
1 7 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
1 7 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 7 (100.00%) Retail
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) System Testing
1 7 (100.00%) DbVisualizer
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Automated Testing
2 6 (85.71%) LoadRunner
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 7 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) DB2
1 7 (100.00%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (85.71%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 7 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) Flash
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (100.00%) System Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) HP