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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 188 190 200
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 3 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.056% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.072% 0.33% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £263 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -34.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £230 £303 £328
% change year-on-year
-23.96% -7.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £29.00
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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
4179 4583 5057
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.37% 76.97% 77.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3298 3467 3817
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 41 82
Average hourly rate £24.62 £21.75 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.17% -47.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £12.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 May 2015, 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 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (37.50%) RSpec
2 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (25.00%) ISEB
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Wiki
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Puppet
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Gradle
4 1 (12.50%) Artifactory
4 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) RSpec
1 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
2 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
3 1 (12.50%) Gradle
3 1 (12.50%) Artifactory
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) Ant
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Local Government
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) QA Automation Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Automation Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) QA Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Web Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Release Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Release Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Wiki
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Test Management
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) BDD
2 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
2 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
2 1 (12.50%) People Management
2 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) SaltStack
1 1 (12.50%) WorldPay
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Telerik