Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 57 51
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6 +8
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 11 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.80% 0.58% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 0.76% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Warwickshire median daily rate £350 £373 £367
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.04% +1.43% +17.52%
10th Percentile £308 £339 £316
90th Percentile £388 £396 £425
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £340 £317
% change year-on-year +32.35% +7.17% +9.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warwickshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £43.50 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year +45.00% - -

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 515 657 519
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 84.15% 76.13% 76.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 426 274
Warwickshire median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -3.45%
10th Percentile £239 £243 £222
90th Percentile £564 £575 £545
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 37 46
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.50 £24.00 £27.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.08% -13.15% +53.53%
10th Percentile £17.60 £13.85 £15.75
90th Percentile £34.50 £41.08 £33.88
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year +37.40% -9.03% -

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

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
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 6 months to 23 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
Warwick +14 4 £375 +8.70%
Leamington Spa - 2 - - 1
Nuneaton - 1 - -
Regression Testing
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 9 (81.82%) Smart Meter
2 8 (72.73%) HP
2 8 (72.73%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) Unix
4 5 (45.45%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) JIRA
7 2 (18.18%) Test Planning
8 1 (9.09%) Proactive Management
8 1 (9.09%) RPG/400
8 1 (9.09%) RPG III
8 1 (9.09%) R
8 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
8 1 (9.09%) System Testing
8 1 (9.09%) iSeries
8 1 (9.09%) AS400
8 1 (9.09%) RPG
8 1 (9.09%) DB2
8 1 (9.09%) SMS
8 1 (9.09%) FTP
8 1 (9.09%) IBM

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) FTP
1 1 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Analyst
1 10 (90.91%) Test Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) AS400 Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Smart Meter
2 1 (9.09%) AS400
2 1 (9.09%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Unix
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
2 2 (18.18%) Test Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Proactive Management
3 1 (9.09%) System Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) R
3 1 (9.09%) RPG
3 1 (9.09%) RPG III
3 1 (9.09%) RPG/400
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) IBM