The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 100 102 85
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 14 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.71% 0.23% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.27% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 8
Average daily rate £350 £405 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.58% +102.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £521 £273
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £22.38
% change year-on-year
+38.88% +60.89%
Regression Testing
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1606 1463 1211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 81.81% 83.55% 78.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1103 1016 748
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 31 16
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £10.80 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £36.00 £145.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -2 8 £385 -4.93% 6
Halifax - 2 £300 -
Huddersfield - 2 £350 -
Bradford +11 1 - -
Regression Testing
Yorkshire

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 15 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 15 (41.67%) Test Scripting
2 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 14 (38.89%) SQL
3 13 (36.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 12 (33.33%) QA
4 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (30.56%) Visual Studio
6 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 10 (27.78%) Finance
6 10 (27.78%) System Testing
7 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 9 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 8 (22.22%) Selenium
9 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (19.44%) HTML
9 7 (19.44%) Java
9 7 (19.44%) CSS
9 7 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (19.44%) Functional Testing
9 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
10 6 (16.67%) Cucumber
10 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
10 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing
11 5 (13.89%) HTML5

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 1 (2.78%) JBoss
1 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (30.56%) Visual Studio
3 8 (22.22%) Selenium
4 6 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 4 (11.11%) Appium
5 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 4 (11.11%) JMeter
5 4 (11.11%) Liquibase
6 3 (8.33%) JIRA
7 2 (5.56%) Ranorex
8 1 (2.78%) Ant
8 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
8 1 (2.78%) Maven
8 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.78%) Subversion
8 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.78%) Zephyr
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Analyst
1 17 (47.22%) Test Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Tester
3 7 (19.44%) Data Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) SQL Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) SQL Data Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Automation Specialist
5 3 (8.33%) Automation Tester
5 3 (8.33%) Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Java Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Java Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Test Automation Specialist
5 3 (8.33%) Test Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Test Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Test Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (5.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (5.56%) QA Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Test Data Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) CSS
1 7 (19.44%) HTML
2 5 (13.89%) CSS3
2 5 (13.89%) HTML5
3 4 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 4 (11.11%) Spring
3 4 (11.11%) XML
4 3 (8.33%) .NET
4 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.33%) J2EE
4 3 (8.33%) JSP
5 2 (5.56%) Flash
5 2 (5.56%) jQuery
5 2 (5.56%) Open Graph
5 2 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.78%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.78%) Spring Security
6 1 (2.78%) Tapestry
6 1 (2.78%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Test Scripting
1 15 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 10 (27.78%) System Testing
4 9 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (19.44%) Functional Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
6 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
7 5 (13.89%) SDLC
7 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
8 4 (11.11%) DevOps
8 4 (11.11%) Kanban
8 4 (11.11%) Scrum
9 3 (8.33%) BDD
9 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) SQL
2 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (19.44%) Java
4 3 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (5.56%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) ISEB
1 4 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Adobe
2 2 (5.56%) Facebook
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Lotus