The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
South East / East Sussex
Rank - 39 40
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex - 0.34% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.43% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £363 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.68%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  
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 East Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 173 231 270
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 83.57% 78.84% 87.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 164 143
Median daily rate £395 £342 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.49% -14.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 19
Median hourly rate £11.00 £28.75 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.73% -15.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Regression Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Regression Testing in East Sussex