The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 May 2015 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 27 22 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.27% 2.17% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 2.90% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
130 69 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 82.28% 75.00% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 35 24
Average daily rate £375 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £260 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £449 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 £23.86 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) DbVisualizer
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) HP