Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 16 January 2018 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 78 70
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8 -9
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 9 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.90% 0.81% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.91% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 12
West Sussex median daily rate £338 - £325
10th Percentile £250 - £313
90th Percentile £443 - £340
South East median daily rate £325 £301 £350
% change year-on-year +8.15% -14.14% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - £44.19 -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +16.67%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 907 992 1,044
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 90.70% 88.73% 87.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 559 710
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £288 £263
90th Percentile £575 £549 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 28 35
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.75 £35.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.43% +27.27% +66.67%
10th Percentile £24.02 £23.37 £12.60
90th Percentile £55.35 £50.00 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.59 £30.00
% change year-on-year +5.98% -21.37% +62.16%

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in West Sussex

Regression Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Regression Testing in West Sussex

Regression Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in West Sussex over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Regression Testing in West Sussex

Regression Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Regression Testing in West Sussex

Regression Testing
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
Crawley - 4 £250 -
Gatwick - 3 £350 -
Worthing -11 1 £488 -
Regression Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 8 (88.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Functional Testing
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) Migration
3 6 (66.67%) Asset Management
3 6 (66.67%) Integration Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Data Migration
3 6 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Exploratory Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Scenario Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Traceability Matrix
4 5 (55.56%) Reference Data
4 5 (55.56%) JIRA
4 5 (55.56%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (55.56%) CMS
4 5 (55.56%) Content Management
4 5 (55.56%) Document Management
4 5 (55.56%) Workflow
5 4 (44.44%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (44.44%) Maximo
5 4 (44.44%) SAP
5 4 (44.44%) Documentum
5 4 (44.44%) HP
5 4 (44.44%) SAP FI
5 4 (44.44%) SAP MM
5 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
5 4 (44.44%) SAP CO
5 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (44.44%) Confluence
5 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 5 (55.56%) CMS
2 4 (44.44%) Confluence
2 4 (44.44%) Documentum
3 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Maximo
1 4 (44.44%) SAP CO
1 4 (44.44%) SAP FI
1 4 (44.44%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (44.44%) SAP MM
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (11.11%) InfluxDB
1 1 (11.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) CircleCI
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) git-flow
2 1 (11.11%) Grunt
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Project Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Financial Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Environment Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
1 1 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (11.11%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Reference Data
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Functional Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Asset Management
3 6 (66.67%) Data Migration
3 6 (66.67%) Exploratory Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Integration Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Migration
3 6 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Content Management
4 5 (55.56%) Document Management
4 5 (55.56%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Scenario Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Traceability Matrix
4 5 (55.56%) Workflow
5 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 2 (22.22%) System Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Go
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (11.11%) Grafana
2 1 (11.11%) HAProxy
2 1 (11.11%) Kibana
2 1 (11.11%) logstash
2 1 (11.11%) Marathon
2 1 (11.11%) Mesos
2 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) HP
1 4 (44.44%) SAP