Period
to 17 December 2018

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 17 December 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 86 50
Rank change year-on-year +14 -36 +26
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 11 12 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.97% 0.86% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.01% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 10
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £373 £288 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.57% -17.27% -6.08%
10th Percentile £290 £163 £263
90th Percentile £470 £363 £469
East of England median daily rate £400 £338 £348
% change year-on-year +18.52% -2.88% +13.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 13
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.41% +7.79%
East of England median hourly rate £43.00 £40.50 £40.75
% change year-on-year +6.17% -0.61% +5.84%

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 987 1,187 944
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 86.96% 85.40% 83.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 596 438
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +1.97% -1.30%
10th Percentile £263 £246 £213
90th Percentile £582 £550 £538
East of England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 109 95
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £23.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.50% +14.29% +66.67%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £12.90
90th Percentile £51.50 £51.50 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £17.97 £36.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year -50.08% +13.39% +27.00%

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 17 December 2018.

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 17 December 2018. 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
Peterborough +18 5 £300 - 1
Cambridge -9 3 £445 +54.78% 4
Regression Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 9 (81.82%) Test Scripting
2 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) JIRA
3 5 (45.45%) Defect Management
4 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Selenium
4 4 (36.36%) Back Office
4 4 (36.36%) JMeter
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) Test Management
5 3 (27.27%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (27.27%) Hyperion
5 3 (27.27%) HP UFT
5 3 (27.27%) DRM
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) HFM
5 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Resource Management
5 3 (27.27%) QA
5 3 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
2 4 (36.36%) JMeter
2 4 (36.36%) Selenium
3 3 (27.27%) HP UFT
4 1 (9.09%) Bugzilla
4 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Back Office
3 2 (18.18%) Electronics
4 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Test Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Test Automation Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Test Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software QA Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
1 4 (36.36%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (9.09%) Fintech
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Test Scripting
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) Defect Management
4 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Test Management
5 3 (27.27%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (27.27%) DRM
5 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) Resource Management
5 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) C++
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) IEC 61508
2 1 (9.09%) IEC 62304
2 1 (9.09%) MISRA
2 1 (9.09%) MISRA C
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Hyperion
3 1 (9.09%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft