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 26 June 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
South West / Dorset
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 33 -
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 0.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +3.33% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £35.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year +20.97% +10.00%  

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 105 195 149
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 78.95% 77.08% 78.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 140 82
Median daily rate £375 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +15.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £534 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 11
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £40.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -25.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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