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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.04% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +2.33% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £35.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year +20.97% +10.00%  

Regression Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 78 71 87
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 81.25% 70.30% 76.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 39 41
Median daily rate £370 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.06% -19.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 29
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £12.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +27.01%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.99 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £31.00 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough citing Regression Testing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 27 June 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 3 (100.00%) Back Office
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Appium
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (66.67%) JBehave
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) 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 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Appium
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) JBehave
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
General
1 3 (100.00%) Back Office
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Automation Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center