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 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 122 122 108
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 19 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.67% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.49% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 4
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£300 £200 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -44.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £270 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- -10.34%
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
2282 1847 1429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 79.87% 73.32% 72.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1531 1209 767
Average daily rate £365 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 48 46
Average hourly rate £16.72 £20.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.43% -13.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £10.00 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £106.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Regression Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 May 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
(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 +8 16 £280 +40.00% 9
South Yorkshire - 2 £425 -
North Yorkshire -7 1 - -
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 15 (55.56%) SQL
2 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
3 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
4 10 (37.04%) Finance
5 9 (33.33%) Performance Testing
6 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (25.93%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (25.93%) Test Scripting
8 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
9 5 (18.52%) Windows
9 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
9 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (18.52%) System Testing
9 5 (18.52%) Usability Testing
9 5 (18.52%) Integration Testing
10 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
10 4 (14.81%) Scrum
10 4 (14.81%) .NET
10 4 (14.81%) SOA
10 4 (14.81%) Web Services
10 4 (14.81%) XML
10 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
11 3 (11.11%) Java
11 3 (11.11%) C#
11 3 (11.11%) ISEB
11 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
11 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.70%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (3.70%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (11.11%) Selenium
1 3 (11.11%) WebDriver
2 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
2 2 (7.41%) TestNG
2 2 (7.41%) JMeter
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) JBehave
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) Capybara
3 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.70%) Axure RP
3 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.70%) Hudson
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) General Ledger
2 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Analyst
1 19 (70.37%) Test Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Tester
3 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Business Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.70%) SQL DBA
5 1 (3.70%) DBA
5 1 (3.70%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Functional Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Web Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) .NET
1 4 (14.81%) Web Services
1 4 (14.81%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.41%) CSS
2 2 (7.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) IVR
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (25.93%) Test Scripting
4 5 (18.52%) System Testing
4 5 (18.52%) Integration Testing
4 5 (18.52%) Usability Testing
4 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
5 4 (14.81%) SOA
5 4 (14.81%) Scrum
5 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
6 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.41%) Migration
7 2 (7.41%) RUP
7 2 (7.41%) Service Management
7 2 (7.41%) ITSM
7 2 (7.41%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.11%) C#
4 3 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (7.41%) VBScript
6 1 (3.70%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) ISEB
2 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Avaya