Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 18 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 114 122
Rank change year-on-year -18 +8 -3
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 2 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.069% 0.60% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.082% 0.72% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 11
Edinburgh median daily rate £334 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.25% -25.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £289 £208 £270
90th Percentile £394 £333 £456
Scotland median daily rate £300 £300 £280
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £14.43 -
% change year-on-year +107.97% - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2450 1813 2673
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 84.22% 84.09% 83.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1431 1035 1385
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 21
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £19.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +3.84% +20.61%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £37.52 £46.69 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £25.61
% change year-on-year +9.89% -11.17% +17.75%

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Edinburgh

Regression Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Regression Testing in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) KYC
1 1 (50.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) KYC Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 1 (50.00%) KYC
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle