Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for Regression Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Regression Testing over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Regression Testing
Oxfordshire > Abingdon
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 13 8
Rank change year-on-year -6 -5 -
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 6 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 8.96% 2.33% 15.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.84% 3.85% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Abingdon median daily rate - £310 -
Oxfordshire median daily rate £500 £411 £400
% change year-on-year +21.58% +2.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Abingdon median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -

Regression Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Abingdon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 61 26 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 91.04% 60.47% 77.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 18 13
Abingdon median daily rate £420 £299 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.59% -27.58% +3.13%
10th Percentile £171 £152 £271
90th Percentile £525 £468 £525
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Abingdon median hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +6.60% +37.99%
10th Percentile £18.00 £18.35 £17.65
90th Percentile £159.00 £106.00 £35.07
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £22.93 £23.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -0.30% +17.95% -13.33%

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Abingdon

Job postings citing Regression Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Abingdon.

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Abingdon region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) Blog
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
1 6 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 6 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 6 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 6 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 6 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Life Science

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Abingdon 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:

Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Blog
2 2 (33.33%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
1 6 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 6 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Python