Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 58 87
Rank change year-on-year -27 +29 -1
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 13 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.91% 2.33% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 2.85% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 12
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £288 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.33% +1.35% +7.25%
10th Percentile £163 £263 £264
90th Percentile £363 £469 £426
East of England median daily rate £325 £350 £333
% change year-on-year -7.14% +5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 1
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.50 £42.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £39.25 £39.75 £37.75
90th Percentile £41.75 £47.50 £39.25
East of England median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +1.25% +3.90% +48.08%

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 1191 912 1251
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 83.34% 81.79% 79.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 599 435 751
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +0.65% +6.21%
10th Percentile £224 £214 £258
90th Percentile £538 £550 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 89 82
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +111.27% -35.45%
10th Percentile £11.95 £13.70 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £51.13
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £31.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year -1.49% +23.53% +3.83%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 -18 7 £288 -30.30% 1
Peterborough -17 1 - -
Huntingdon - 1 £175 -
Regression Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 11 (84.62%) Test Automation
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
3 6 (46.15%) C#
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) QA
4 5 (38.46%) WebDriver
5 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
5 4 (30.77%) Selenium
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) XML
5 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) JSON
6 3 (23.08%) TDD
6 3 (23.08%) NUnit
6 3 (23.08%) Life Science
6 3 (23.08%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (15.38%) Test Management
7 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (15.38%) QA Automation
7 2 (15.38%) DevOps
7 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (15.38%) Twitter
7 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (15.38%) ISTQB

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) ColdFusion
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) WebDriver
2 4 (30.77%) Selenium
3 3 (23.08%) NUnit
4 2 (15.38%) JIRA
5 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
5 1 (7.69%) JMeter
5 1 (7.69%) MSTest
5 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Manual Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Manual Tester
3 2 (15.38%) QA Automation Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) QA Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Tester
4 1 (7.69%) HR Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle HRMS Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) QA Manual Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) XML
3 3 (23.08%) JSON
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Test Automation
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
4 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
4 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
6 2 (15.38%) DevOps
6 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (15.38%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) QA Automation
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Test Management
7 1 (7.69%) ERP
7 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
7 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
7 1 (7.69%) System Testing
7 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 2 (15.38%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) Twitter
2 1 (7.69%) Becrypt
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) LogRhythm
2 1 (7.69%) Lumension
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) Siemens
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) webMethods