The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Tester role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Tester
Rank 73 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs requiring a Web Tester 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.21% 0.085% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.088% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £285 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £250 £270
% change year-on-year
+24.00% -7.40%
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 Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
926 1134 960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.07% 96.02% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 463 556 493
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 54 63
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.06 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £27.50 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Web Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Web Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Web Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Web Tester Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Web Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Electronics
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) SAP BI
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System

Web Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) V-Model
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle