The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 64 58 44
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.14% 0.84% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.95% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £275 £333 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.29% -16.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.69 £39.37 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +4.98%
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 West Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
620 524 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 89.21% 87.92% 75.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 376 170
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £285 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £548 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 19
Median hourly rate £45.00 £15.50 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+190.32% -28.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.49 £12.25 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.10 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) QA
3 5 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 5 (50.00%) User Stories
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 4 (40.00%) SoapUI
4 4 (40.00%) Defect Management
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) JIRA
4 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (40.00%) Selenium
4 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) JMeter
5 3 (30.00%) ISEB
5 3 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Ant
5 3 (30.00%) JUnit
5 3 (30.00%) IIS
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Confluence
1 3 (30.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
1 4 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (30.00%) Ant
2 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (30.00%) Gradle
2 3 (30.00%) Hudson
2 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) JMeter
2 3 (30.00%) jMock
2 3 (30.00%) JUnit
2 3 (30.00%) Maven
2 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) French Language
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) QA Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Senior QA Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Quality Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Quality Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Ajax
1 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (30.00%) Java EE
1 3 (30.00%) JMS
1 3 (30.00%) REST
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Android
1 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 5 (50.00%) User Stories
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 3 (30.00%) CRM
4 3 (30.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (30.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (30.00%) Open Source
4 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Groovy
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) ISEB
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (30.00%) Rally
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) SAP