The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 25 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 78 75
Rank change year-on-year -7 -3  
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 6 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.50% 1.29% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 1.53% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 10
Median daily rate £425 £444 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.22% +42.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £350 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +4.66% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.63 -
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 Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1034 1048 1015
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 85.88% 84.24% 78.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 700 580
Median daily rate £435 £430 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.16% +4.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 53 22
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £21.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £52.19
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 Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Regression Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Regression Testing in Surrey

Regression Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Regression Testing in Surrey

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 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
Redhill - 3 £435 -
Regression Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 17 (77.27%) Finance
2 15 (68.18%) SQL
3 14 (63.64%) Workflow
4 13 (59.09%) Relational Database
5 12 (54.55%) Business Process Analysis
5 12 (54.55%) MS Visio
5 12 (54.55%) BPR
6 8 (36.36%) Oracle
7 7 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
8 5 (22.73%) QA
8 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (22.73%) Business Analysis
8 5 (22.73%) Degree
9 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
9 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
9 4 (18.18%) Performance Testing
9 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
10 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (13.64%) Business Process Modelling
10 3 (13.64%) Internet
10 3 (13.64%) HP
10 3 (13.64%) XML
10 3 (13.64%) XSLT
10 3 (13.64%) Unix
10 3 (13.64%) Python

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (54.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.09%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.64%) Selenium
3 2 (9.09%) JUnit
3 2 (9.09%) Protractor
3 2 (9.09%) TeamCity
3 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 2 (9.09%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA
4 1 (4.55%) MSTest
4 1 (4.55%) NUnit
General
1 17 (77.27%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Publishing
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Analyst
2 13 (59.09%) Workflow Analyst
3 8 (36.36%) Finance Systems Analyst
3 8 (36.36%) Financial Analyst
3 8 (36.36%) Service Analyst
3 8 (36.36%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Development Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) HR Manager
6 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.55%) QA Automation Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Workflow Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) XML
1 3 (13.64%) XSLT
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Workflow
2 12 (54.55%) BPR
2 12 (54.55%) Business Process Analysis
3 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
3 7 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Business Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 3 (13.64%) Business Process Modelling
6 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.64%) TDD
6 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
6 3 (13.64%) Use Case
6 3 (13.64%) Workflow Management
7 2 (9.09%) Content Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.55%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 4 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) HP
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