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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 100 95 92
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 17 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.80% 0.17% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.22% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 6
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£356 £248 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.93% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £210 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £286 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £29.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-55.00% +7.69%
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
1790 1380 1073
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 84.04% 79.58% 75.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1295 940 583
Average daily rate £363 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 22 36
Average hourly rate £23.75 £15.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £9.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £30.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 July 2015. 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
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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 -11 11 £390 +57.57% 6
Bradford - 6 £263 -
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Yorkshire

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 16 (61.54%) SQL
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 10 (38.46%) Test Scripting
4 9 (34.62%) Finance
5 8 (30.77%) Performance Testing
6 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
7 6 (23.08%) Windows
7 6 (23.08%) System Testing
8 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (19.23%) Usability Testing
8 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (19.23%) SDLC
8 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
8 5 (19.23%) .NET
9 4 (15.38%) ISEB
9 4 (15.38%) Migration
9 4 (15.38%) Integration Testing
9 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
9 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (15.38%) QA
9 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (11.54%) Puppet
10 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
10 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
10 3 (11.54%) SCCM
10 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
10 3 (11.54%) Release Management
10 3 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.54%) HP UFT
2 3 (11.54%) Subversion
2 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
3 2 (7.69%) JMeter
3 2 (7.69%) Selenium
4 1 (3.85%) Axure RP
4 1 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Analyst
2 15 (57.69%) Test Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) DBA
3 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
3 3 (11.54%) SQL DBA
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Test Leader
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Business Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Tester
4 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Functional Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Web Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Test Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) J2EE
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Replication
3 1 (3.85%) IVR
3 1 (3.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Solaris
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Test Scripting
2 8 (30.77%) Performance Testing
3 6 (23.08%) System Testing
4 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Usability Testing
4 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
4 5 (19.23%) SDLC
5 4 (15.38%) Migration
5 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Integration Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
6 3 (11.54%) Release Management
6 3 (11.54%) Scrum
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.54%) SOA
6 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.54%) DevOps
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
3 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.69%) C#
4 2 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (11.54%) Puppet
2 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (11.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) HP
2 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Avaya
3 1 (3.85%) Lotus