Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 51 61
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10 -1
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 8 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.47% 1.33% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 1.58% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 2
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £344 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.17% -9.61% -
10th Percentile £336 £300 £375
90th Percentile £384 £375 £385
South East median daily rate £338 £325 £345
% change year-on-year +3.85% -5.80% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £40.00
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £40.94 £39.69
% change year-on-year +16.04% +3.15% +5.83%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 468 444 560
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 86.19% 84.41% 80.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 280 395
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +9.59% +6.73%
10th Percentile £263 £249 £225
90th Percentile £575 £541 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 17
East Sussex median hourly rate £17.00 £19.43 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -15.53% +46.22%
10th Percentile £10.69 £13.11 £11.29
90th Percentile £72.50 £41.55 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.55
% change year-on-year -14.02% +0.75% +51.71%

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

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

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton - 3 £363 -
Hove - 2 - -
Hastings - 1 - -
Regression Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Smoke Testing
2 3 (37.50%) QA
2 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) Web Testing
3 2 (25.00%) W3C
3 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Usability Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Biostatistics
3 2 (25.00%) Text Mining
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Smart Home
3 2 (25.00%) BrowserStack
3 2 (25.00%) SparkR
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (25.00%) Life Science

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) BrowserStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) Text Mining
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) JMeter
2 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Data Scientist
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Tester
2 2 (25.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 2 (25.00%) SparkR
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) Life Science
2 2 (25.00%) Smart Home
2 2 (25.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Smoke Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Web Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Biostatistics
3 2 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Usability Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C++
1 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (25.00%) Python
1 2 (25.00%) R
1 2 (25.00%) Scala
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) HP