The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Tester role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Tester
Rank 119 128 124
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Web Tester 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.079% 0.037% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.040% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate £294 £225 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.55% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £238 £270
% change year-on-year
+30.52% -12.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £13.75 -
% change year-on-year
+216.36% -
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
2315 2525 2466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.11% 93.10% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1208 1244 1230
Average daily rate £400 £398 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +2.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 68 109
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £36.20 £30.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Web Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Tester in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Tester across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Web Tester Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Tester within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell -2 1 £363 +61.11%
Reading - 1 £225 - 1
Web Tester
South East

Web Tester
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Web Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Web Tester in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal
3 1 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (25.00%) BDD

Web Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Web Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Web Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Drupal
1 1 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Sitecore