Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 January 2018 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 46 48
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 -10
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.81% 0.24% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.30% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Liverpool median daily rate £400 - £375
10th Percentile £315 - £338
90th Percentile £525 - £413
Merseyside median daily rate £281 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

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 Liverpool with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 320 330 440
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 86.02% 77.83% 81.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 224 270
Liverpool median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £225 £229 £182
90th Percentile £550 £600 £525
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 10
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £35.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -62.96% +180.76%
10th Percentile £11.30 £11.00 £12.70
90th Percentile £18.87 £28.30 £143.00
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £35.10
% change year-on-year - -62.96% +133.97%

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Liverpool

Regression Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Regression Testing in Liverpool

Regression Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in Liverpool over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Regression Testing in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Stress Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) F#
3 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Hudson
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Legal Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Stress Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) F#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP