The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 29 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.

Regression Testing
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 - 38
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.91% - 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £538 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +12.30% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £44.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year -14.12% +22.91%  

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 268 276 251
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 80.97% 77.31% 70.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 158 125
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 43
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.61 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.48% -34.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.81 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.74 £20.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Regression Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Regression Testing in Warwickshire

Regression Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in Warwickshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Regression Testing in Warwickshire

Regression Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Regression Testing in Warwickshire

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £600 -
Warwick - 1 £538 -
Regression Testing
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 6 (66.67%) SQL
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (55.56%) HP UFT
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
4 2 (22.22%) SaaS
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
4 2 (22.22%) IaaS
4 2 (22.22%) Service Design
5 1 (11.11%) Guidewire
5 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) Use Case

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Business Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) IaaS
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) QA Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Service Design
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Computacenter
3 1 (11.11%) Guidewire