Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 21 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
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 - 46
Rank change year-on-year - +46 +2
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 1.57% - 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% - 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Suffolk median daily rate £400 - £450
10th Percentile £350 - £425
90th Percentile £504 - £475
East of England median daily rate £325 £350 £333
% change year-on-year -7.14% +5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +1.25% +3.90% +48.08%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 258 391 363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 80.88% 83.19% 79.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 239 250
Suffolk median daily rate £400 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +1.23%
10th Percentile £238 £250 £263
90th Percentile £573 £550 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 8
Suffolk median hourly rate £19.75 £18.39 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.42% +41.42% -
10th Percentile £11.27 £13.65 £11.10
90th Percentile £36.63 £45.60 £16.13
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £31.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year -1.49% +23.53% +3.83%

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Suffolk

Regression Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Regression Testing in Suffolk

Regression Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in Suffolk over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Regression Testing in Suffolk

Regression Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Regression Testing in Suffolk

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich - 4 £400 -
Regression Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) Test Management
2 4 (80.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Reference Data
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Data Governance
4 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Break/Fix
5 1 (20.00%) JMeter

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (60.00%) JIRA
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Test Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Management
2 4 (80.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) Break/Fix
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Data Governance
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft