Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 25 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
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 28 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 - +37
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 0.27% 2.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 2.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Peterborough median daily rate - £275 -
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £288 £375 £370
% change year-on-year -23.33% +1.35% +7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.50 £41.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year -2.41% +7.79% -

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 Peterborough with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Peterborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 297 180 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 80.93% 77.92% 70.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 96 85
Peterborough median daily rate £375 £345 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% -8.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £246 £184 £197
90th Percentile £475 £488 £575
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year - -3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 16 28
Peterborough median hourly rate £14.50 £26.88 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.05% +123.96% -35.57%
10th Percentile £10.11 £9.00 £10.68
90th Percentile £33.63 £45.63 £20.58
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.33% +114.29% -36.36%

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Peterborough

Regression Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Regression Testing in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 25 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center