Period
to 25 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 25 April 2019 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 77 52
Rank change year-on-year +8 -25 +22
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 7 10 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.69% 0.94% 3.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.08% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 9
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £300 £308 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% -12.14% -5.08%
10th Percentile £288 £279 £248
90th Percentile £428 £334 £378
East of England median daily rate £350 £488 £350
% change year-on-year -28.21% +39.29% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 21
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £42.50
East of England median hourly rate - - £42.50

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 846 928 920
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 83.68% 87.46% 83.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 426 441
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £448 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +13.33% -9.09%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £205
90th Percentile £625 £563 £538
East of England median daily rate £450 £438 £403
% change year-on-year +2.86% +8.56% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 92 119
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.00 £20.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.07% -38.81% -10.67%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £12.40
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.64 £34.56
% change year-on-year -0.05% -46.08% +38.24%

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Cambridgeshire

Regression Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Regression Testing in Cambridgeshire

Regression Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Regression Testing in Cambridgeshire

Regression Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Regression Testing in Cambridgeshire

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 25 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -10 5 £460 +58.62%
Peterborough +11 2 £295 -
Regression Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
3 5 (71.43%) Test Strategy
3 5 (71.43%) Functional Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Continuous Deployment
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) Python
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) Django
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) Internet
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) Back Office
5 2 (28.57%) JMeter
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) Selenium
5 2 (28.57%) Smartphone
5 2 (28.57%) JIRA
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Sprint Planning
5 2 (28.57%) Story Points
5 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 2 (28.57%) Defect Management
6 1 (14.29%) SDET

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) JMeter
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (28.57%) Back Office
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Python Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Development Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Python Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software QA Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Development Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) Django
3 2 (28.57%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Smartphone
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Deployment
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Functional Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Strategy
2 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Defect Management
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Sprint Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Story Points
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) SDET
5 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle