Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 80 99
Rank change year-on-year -11 +19 -11
Contract jobs citing Regression Testing 5 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.45% 1.22% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 1.36% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 8
West Sussex median daily rate £338 £375 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +18.11% -6.62%
10th Percentile £331 £295 £289
90th Percentile £344 £401 £441
South East median daily rate £398 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +13.57% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - £47.50 -
South East median hourly rate £26.31 £47.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year -44.62% +25.00% -3.48%

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 1,005 958 1,304
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 91.28% 89.87% 90.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 607 778
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £413 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -1.20% +11.33%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £263
90th Percentile £547 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £435 £414 £400
% change year-on-year +5.07% +3.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 30 36
West Sussex median hourly rate £51.00 £47.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.37% +10.47% +160.61%
10th Percentile £23.55 £24.00 £14.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.50 £52.25
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +25.01% -11.11% -

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 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 21 September 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
Gatwick -4 4 £338 -12.34%
Crawley +9 1 - -
Regression Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Backbone.js
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) Functional Programming
2 4 (80.00%) RxJS
2 4 (80.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) ZigBee
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (60.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 3 (60.00%) HTML Developer
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Ajax
1 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (80.00%) Backbone.js
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) CSS3
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 4 (80.00%) Functional Programming
2 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Case Management
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Design
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft