The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Rickmansworth 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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
Hertfordshire / Rickmansworth
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Rickmansworth 37.50% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 50.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £313 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year - +25.00%  

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 Rickmansworth with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Rickmansworth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6 24 30
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Rickmansworth 75.00% 68.57% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 25
Median daily rate £925 £550 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.18% +46.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £12.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Rickmansworth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Rickmansworth 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 Rickmansworth

Regression Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Regression Testing in Rickmansworth

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Rickmansworth region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
2 5 (83.33%) Gherkin
2 5 (83.33%) ATDD
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) JBehave
2 5 (83.33%) WebDriver
2 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium
3 4 (66.67%) Kanban
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) High Availability
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (50.00%) Confluence
4 3 (50.00%) RESTful
4 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) SoapUI
4 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (50.00%) JUnit
4 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 3 (50.00%) Linux

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Confluence
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (83.33%) JBehave
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) WebDriver
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (50.00%) JUnit
3 3 (50.00%) Maven
3 3 (50.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (33.33%) Mockito
4 2 (33.33%) Moq
4 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Java Automation Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Agile Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Gherkin
2 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) ATDD
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (66.67%) High Availability
3 4 (66.67%) Kanban
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (16.67%) DevOps
6 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) SDET
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) IBM