The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 119 118 110
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 19 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.65% 0.31% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.39% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 7
Average daily rate £340 £320 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £272 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £487 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £345 £339
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -15.29%
Regression Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2348 2057 1709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.49% 80.51% 75.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1554 1410 1012
Average daily rate £400 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 47 35
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.72 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.65% -3.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.02 £10.75 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Regression Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Regression Testing Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Regression Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Regression Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 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
West Yorkshire +1 14 £350 +16.66% 2
North Yorkshire +6 1 - -
South Yorkshire -12 1 - - 1
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 25 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 21 (42.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 20 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 19 (38.00%) SQL
5 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
5 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (30.00%) QA
6 15 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (30.00%) Finance
7 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
7 13 (26.00%) Visual Studio
7 13 (26.00%) System Testing
8 12 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (24.00%) T-SQL
9 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
9 11 (22.00%) ISTQB
9 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
9 11 (22.00%) Functional Testing
10 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (18.00%) Test Automation
10 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (18.00%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (16.00%) CSS
11 8 (16.00%) HTML
11 8 (16.00%) Java
11 8 (16.00%) Automated Testing
11 8 (16.00%) Software Testing
11 8 (16.00%) Selenium
11 8 (16.00%) SDLC

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (2.00%) JBoss
1 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (18.00%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (26.00%) Visual Studio
3 8 (16.00%) Selenium
4 6 (12.00%) Cucumber
5 4 (8.00%) Appium
5 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (8.00%) JMeter
5 4 (8.00%) Liquibase
6 3 (6.00%) JIRA
7 2 (4.00%) Ranorex
8 1 (2.00%) Ant
8 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
8 1 (2.00%) Maven
8 1 (2.00%) QAComplete
8 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.00%) Subversion
8 1 (2.00%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.00%) Zephyr
General
1 15 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Legal
2 2 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (60.00%) Analyst
1 30 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Data Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Tester
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Data Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) QA Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Automation Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Automation Tester
5 3 (6.00%) Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Java Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Java Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Test Automation Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Test Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Test Leader
5 3 (6.00%) Test Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Test Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) CSS
1 8 (16.00%) HTML
2 6 (12.00%) XML
3 5 (10.00%) .NET
3 5 (10.00%) CSS3
3 5 (10.00%) HTML5
4 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (8.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (8.00%) Spring
5 3 (6.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (6.00%) J2EE
5 3 (6.00%) JSP
6 2 (4.00%) Flash
6 2 (4.00%) jQuery
6 2 (4.00%) Open Graph
6 2 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.00%) Middleware
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (2.00%) REST
7 1 (2.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Android
2 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 21 (42.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 20 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (26.00%) System Testing
6 11 (22.00%) Functional Testing
6 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
7 9 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (18.00%) Test Automation
8 8 (16.00%) Automated Testing
8 8 (16.00%) SDLC
8 8 (16.00%) Software Testing
9 7 (14.00%) Defect Tracking
9 7 (14.00%) System Integration Testing
10 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
10 5 (10.00%) Manual Testing
11 4 (8.00%) Defect Management
11 4 (8.00%) DevOps
11 4 (8.00%) Kanban
11 4 (8.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.00%) SQL
2 12 (24.00%) T-SQL
3 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (16.00%) Java
5 4 (8.00%) C#
6 2 (4.00%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.00%) VB
7 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (12.00%) ISEB
3 5 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) SLA
3 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) Adobe
2 2 (4.00%) Facebook
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) HP
3 1 (2.00%) Lotus