Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 24 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 66 62
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 -2
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 3 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.40% 1.41% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 1.59% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 1
Coventry median daily rate £315 £380 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.11% +26.67% -
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £340 £317
% change year-on-year +32.35% +7.17% +9.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £43.50 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year +45.00% - -

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 Coventry with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 632 942 585
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 84.04% 88.62% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 661 394
Coventry median daily rate £420 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.58% +9.29%
10th Percentile £250 £300 £258
90th Percentile £551 £540 £561
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 25 31
Coventry median hourly rate £22.00 £16.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -20.00% -30.29%
10th Percentile £11.03 £11.35 £11.50
90th Percentile £42.18 £38.75 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Coventry

Regression Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Regression Testing in Coventry

Regression Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Regression Testing in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) Demandware
1 2 (66.67%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (33.33%) RPG
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) iSeries
2 1 (33.33%) RPG/400
2 1 (33.33%) RPG III
2 1 (33.33%) R
2 1 (33.33%) AS400
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) AS400 Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Re-Platforming Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) AS400
1 1 (33.33%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Re-Platforming
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) R
1 1 (33.33%) RPG
1 1 (33.33%) RPG III
1 1 (33.33%) RPG/400
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Demandware
2 1 (33.33%) IBM