The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Web Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Tester
Rank 123 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs requiring a Web Tester 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.042% 0.16% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £288 £300
% change year-on-year
+21.73% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £164.00 -
% change year-on-year
-83.68% -
Web Tester
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2221 2395 2375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.35% 93.26% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1174 1228 1158
Median daily rate £408 £382 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.67% +8.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 79 80
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.55 £18.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.83% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £39.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Web Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Web Tester in the job title.

Web Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Web Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Tester across the Berkshire region.

Web Tester Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Web Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Tester across the Berkshire region.

Web Tester Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Web Tester
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Tester within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -5 1 £325 -18.75%
Web Tester
South East

Web Tester Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Web Tester contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring Web Tester in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB

Web Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore