The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
London / Croydon
Rank 28 40 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 -  
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 0.57% 0.36% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £383 £348 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.07% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year - +25.00%  

Regression Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Croydon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 146 251 102
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 83.91% 89.96% 85.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 218 85
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £555 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -47.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing Regression Testing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Croydon

Regression Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Regression Testing in Croydon

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) Toad
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Stress Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) iPad
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (66.67%) Guidewire
1 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Volume Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Toad
2 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Stress Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Volume Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Guidewire
2 1 (33.33%) HP