The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Web Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Tester
Rank 597 587 577
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Web Tester 22 44 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.085% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.089% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 30
Median daily rate £315 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £254 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.58% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Web Tester
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47211 49401 48939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.99% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 31129 32106 30344
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1529 1897 1992
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £41.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Web Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Web Tester Jobs Demand Trend in England

Web Tester
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Web Tester Daily Rate Trend in England

Web Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Web Tester Hourly Rate Trend in England

Web Tester
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
London -15 10 £350 +18.64% 9
South West +18 6 £325 +16.07%
South East +9 3 £300 -5.88% 3
West Midlands -27 2 £313 -30.55%
North West +16 1 £315 +14.54%
Web Tester
UK

Web Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 England region featuring Web Tester in the job title.

1 26 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (43.18%) QA
3 17 (38.64%) Selenium
4 15 (34.09%) Java
4 15 (34.09%) Manual Testing
5 13 (29.55%) Web Testing
6 11 (25.00%) Automation Testing
7 10 (22.73%) Automated Testing
7 10 (22.73%) Software Testing
8 9 (20.45%) Functional Testing
8 9 (20.45%) JIRA
9 8 (18.18%) Test Scripting
9 8 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (18.18%) WebDriver
10 7 (15.91%) Scrum
10 7 (15.91%) SQL
10 7 (15.91%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 6 (13.64%) Test Planning
11 6 (13.64%) Regression Testing
11 6 (13.64%) Banking
11 6 (13.64%) Cucumber
12 5 (11.36%) Performance Testing
12 5 (11.36%) Test Automation
12 5 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (11.36%) Degree
12 5 (11.36%) Finance
12 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
13 4 (9.09%) Issue Tracking
13 4 (9.09%) JavaScript

Web Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 2 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (4.55%) CMS
2 1 (2.27%) ColdFusion
2 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) MySQL
1 1 (2.27%) Redis
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (38.64%) Selenium
2 9 (20.45%) JIRA
3 8 (18.18%) WebDriver
4 6 (13.64%) Cucumber
5 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.55%) Gatling
6 2 (4.55%) JMeter
6 2 (4.55%) LoadRunner
6 2 (4.55%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.55%) Subversion
7 1 (2.27%) Appium
7 1 (2.27%) Calabash
7 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.27%) Robot Framework
7 1 (2.27%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.27%) TestRail
7 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.64%) Banking
2 5 (11.36%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Back Office
3 1 (2.27%) Front Office
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) HTML
1 4 (9.09%) RESTful
1 4 (9.09%) XML
2 3 (6.82%) .NET
2 3 (6.82%) Gherkin
2 3 (6.82%) Web Services
3 2 (4.55%) CSS
3 2 (4.55%) JSON
4 1 (2.27%) Backbone.js
4 1 (2.27%) HTML5
4 1 (2.27%) Node.js
4 1 (2.27%) REST
4 1 (2.27%) SOAP
4 1 (2.27%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Derivative
4 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.27%) iPad
4 1 (2.27%) iPhone
4 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.27%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Android
2 3 (6.82%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.82%) Unix
3 2 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.09%) Manual Testing
3 13 (29.55%) Web Testing
4 11 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 10 (22.73%) Automated Testing
5 10 (22.73%) Software Testing
6 9 (20.45%) Functional Testing
7 8 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
7 8 (18.18%) Test Scripting
8 7 (15.91%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 7 (15.91%) Scrum
9 6 (13.64%) Regression Testing
9 6 (13.64%) Test Planning
10 5 (11.36%) Performance Testing
10 5 (11.36%) Test Automation
10 5 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (9.09%) CRM
11 4 (9.09%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) Java
2 7 (15.91%) SQL
3 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.09%) Python
4 2 (4.55%) C#
4 2 (4.55%) Perl
4 2 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) ISEB
2 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (43.18%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (4.55%) Adobe
1 2 (4.55%) SOASTA, Inc
1 2 (4.55%) VMware
2 1 (2.27%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.27%) HP
2 1 (2.27%) hybris
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) SAP