Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 27 July 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 - 42
Rank change year-on-year - +42 -4
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.31% - 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% - 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Watford median daily rate £325 - £300
Hertfordshire median daily rate £250 £525 £300
% change year-on-year -52.38% +75.00% -10.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £32.50

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 Watford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Watford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 276 192 239
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 85.19% 72.45% 82.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 99 103
Watford median daily rate £425 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +6.90% -6.45%
10th Percentile £204 £205 £225
90th Percentile £585 £555 £488
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £401 £381
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 12
Watford median hourly rate £40.00 - £12.25
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £27.50 £20.94
% change year-on-year -34.55% +31.36% -0.31%

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Watford

Regression Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Regression Testing in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Watford region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team
1 1 (100.00%) Complexity Analysis

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Complexity Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum