Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 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
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 32 26
Rank change year-on-year -1 -6 -
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.79% 0.38% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 0.50% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Peterborough median daily rate £450 - -
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £385 £338 £425
% change year-on-year +14.07% -20.59% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 £39.50 -
% change year-on-year +13.92% - -

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 193 202 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 86.16% 76.23% 77.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 121 77
Peterborough median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £250 £263 £107
90th Percentile £594 £475 £490
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 20 14
Peterborough median hourly rate £14.50 £15.78 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.11% -28.27% +77.42%
10th Percentile £9.73 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £19.93 £31.50 £43.75
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -53.33% +4.17% +128.28%

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 22 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Peterborough region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) HP UFT
2 3 (75.00%) Back Office
2 3 (75.00%) JMeter
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) C#

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 3 (75.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) JMeter
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Back Office
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft