The table below looks at the statistics for Web Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Testing over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Testing
Rank 148 186 200
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +14
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 2 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.064% 0.12% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.076% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
Average daily rate £388 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.48% +9.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £225 £258
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -12.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Web Testing
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2644 4145 4733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.02% 80.94% 79.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2095 3226 3431
Average daily rate £488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 51
Average hourly rate £24.00 £23.10 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.91% -15.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Web Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Testing across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Web Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Testing across the City of London region.

Web Testing Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Web Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Testing across the City of London region.

Web Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Web Testing also 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 that cited Web Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) CMS
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Fund Management
2 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (20.00%) Front Office
3 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Web Testing also 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 that cited Web Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) Front Office
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Web Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Web Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Web Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) C# WCF Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Content Management
1 2 (40.00%) Fund Management
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (20.00%) HP