The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
South West / Dorset
Rank - - 29
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset - - 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £500
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 Dorset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 85 184 199
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 90.43% 80.35% 84.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 114 113
Median daily rate £413 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £239 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 19
Median hourly rate £10.98 £42.13 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -73.93% +31.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.69 £14.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £44.00 £40.00
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 Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Regression Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Regression Testing in Dorset

Regression Testing
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Dorset

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

1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Toad
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Guidewire
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Management

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) Toad
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Guidewire
1 1 (50.00%) HP