The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 28 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 138 109
Rank change year-on-year +47 -29  
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 26 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.18% 0.44% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 0.52% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 19
Median daily rate £650 £271 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +139.63% +4.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £228 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £349 £283
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +3.33% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.68 -
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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1815 2515 2405
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 82.35% 85.49% 81.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1022 1424 1231
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £247 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 57 64
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +20.49%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Regression Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Regression Testing in Scotland

Regression Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in Scotland over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Regression Testing in Scotland

Regression Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Regression Testing in Scotland

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +28 18 £650 +147.61%
Glasgow +5 9 £350 -4.10% 5
Regression Testing
UK

For the 6 months to 28 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 23 (71.88%) User Acceptance Testing
2 22 (68.75%) Finance
3 21 (65.63%) System Integration Testing
4 20 (62.50%) Integration Testing
4 20 (62.50%) Data Migration
4 20 (62.50%) Migration
5 18 (56.25%) ERP
5 18 (56.25%) Performance Testing
5 18 (56.25%) SDLC
6 17 (53.13%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (53.13%) Unit4 Business World
6 17 (53.13%) Workflow
7 12 (37.50%) Local Government
8 9 (28.13%) Test Automation
9 8 (25.00%) Functional Testing
9 8 (25.00%) Validation
10 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (18.75%) SQL
12 5 (15.63%) QA
13 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
13 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (12.50%) XML
13 4 (12.50%) E-Procurement
13 4 (12.50%) ETL
13 4 (12.50%) Banking
14 3 (9.38%) Supplier Management
14 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
14 3 (9.38%) Degree
14 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
14 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (53.13%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) BrowserStack
1 1 (3.13%) IaaS
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.13%) DBAmp
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Selenium
1 3 (9.38%) WebDriver
2 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.13%) Appium
3 1 (3.13%) Fiddler
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) Maven
3 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
3 1 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (68.75%) Finance
2 12 (37.50%) Local Government
3 4 (12.50%) Banking
4 2 (6.25%) General Ledger
4 2 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Consultant
2 16 (50.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 10 (31.25%) Business Consultant
4 7 (21.88%) Agresso Implementation Consultant
4 7 (21.88%) Analyst
5 6 (18.75%) Test Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Functional Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Functional Test Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Procurement Consultant
7 3 (9.38%) Tester
7 3 (9.38%) UAT Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) UAT Test Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) HR Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) Payroll Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) Software Tester
8 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Test Manager
9 1 (3.13%) Software Test Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (6.25%) JSON
2 2 (6.25%) RESTful
3 1 (3.13%) REST
3 1 (3.13%) SOAP
3 1 (3.13%) Swagger
3 1 (3.13%) Visualforce
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) Replication
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Android
1 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) User Acceptance Testing
2 21 (65.63%) System Integration Testing
3 20 (62.50%) Data Migration
3 20 (62.50%) Integration Testing
3 20 (62.50%) Migration
4 18 (56.25%) ERP
4 18 (56.25%) Performance Testing
4 18 (56.25%) SDLC
5 17 (53.13%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (53.13%) Workflow
6 9 (28.13%) Test Automation
7 8 (25.00%) Functional Testing
7 8 (25.00%) Validation
8 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (12.50%) E-Procurement
9 4 (12.50%) ETL
9 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
10 3 (9.38%) Compatibility Testing
10 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
10 3 (9.38%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Apex Code
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.13%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Cognos
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.13%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.13%) Talend
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