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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Tester
Rank 597 588 592
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Web Tester 22 30 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.059% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.062% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 15
Median daily rate £320 £295 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £200 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £405 £357
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £164.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £164.00 -
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
46192 48206 46494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.81% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 30537 30869 29074
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1851 1907
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Tester across the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Web Tester Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 June 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 12 £300 -26.19% 4
South East -3 4 £315 +26.00% 3
West Midlands -19 4 £425 +44.06%
East of England +16 1 £215 - 2
South West +3 1 - - 3
Web Tester
UK

Web Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.00%) Selenium
3 17 (34.00%) QA
4 15 (30.00%) Java
5 12 (24.00%) Test Scripting
6 10 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 10 (20.00%) SQL
7 9 (18.00%) HTML
7 9 (18.00%) Subversion
7 9 (18.00%) Web Testing
7 9 (18.00%) WebDriver
7 9 (18.00%) Functional Testing
8 8 (16.00%) RESTful
8 8 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (16.00%) JIRA
8 8 (16.00%) XML
8 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
9 7 (14.00%) Scrum
9 7 (14.00%) .NET
9 7 (14.00%) Unix
9 7 (14.00%) Software Testing
9 7 (14.00%) Cucumber
9 7 (14.00%) Automation Testing
10 6 (12.00%) Non-Functional Testing
10 6 (12.00%) Manual Testing
10 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
11 5 (10.00%) Web Services
11 5 (10.00%) Test Automation
11 5 (10.00%) Magento
11 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration

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 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (2.00%) ColdFusion
2 1 (2.00%) Drupal
2 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Magento
2 1 (2.00%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) DB2
2 2 (4.00%) DbVisualizer
3 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) Redis
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (38.00%) Selenium
2 9 (18.00%) Subversion
2 9 (18.00%) WebDriver
3 8 (16.00%) JIRA
4 7 (14.00%) Cucumber
5 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (8.00%) LoadRunner
7 3 (6.00%) HP UFT
7 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (4.00%) Appium
8 2 (4.00%) Gatling
8 2 (4.00%) JMeter
8 2 (4.00%) PHPUnit
8 2 (4.00%) Protractor
8 2 (4.00%) Rational Performance Tester
9 1 (2.00%) Bugzilla
9 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
9 1 (2.00%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (2.00%) TestRail
9 1 (2.00%) Trac
General
1 5 (10.00%) Retail
2 4 (8.00%) Banking
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) HTML
2 8 (16.00%) RESTful
2 8 (16.00%) XML
3 7 (14.00%) .NET
4 5 (10.00%) Gherkin
4 5 (10.00%) Web Services
5 3 (6.00%) HTML5
6 2 (4.00%) Behat
6 2 (4.00%) CSS
6 2 (4.00%) Flash
6 2 (4.00%) J2EE
6 2 (4.00%) JSON
7 1 (2.00%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.00%) jQuery
7 1 (2.00%) Node.js
7 1 (2.00%) REST
7 1 (2.00%) SOAP
7 1 (2.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Derivative
4 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.00%) IVR
4 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Unix
2 3 (6.00%) Linux
3 2 (4.00%) Android
3 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.00%) Debian
4 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.00%) SUSE
4 1 (2.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.00%) Test Scripting
3 10 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 9 (18.00%) Functional Testing
4 9 (18.00%) Web Testing
5 8 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (14.00%) Automation Testing
6 7 (14.00%) Scrum
6 7 (14.00%) Software Testing
7 6 (12.00%) Manual Testing
7 6 (12.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (10.00%) TDD
8 5 (10.00%) Test Automation
9 4 (8.00%) Coaching
9 4 (8.00%) Document Management
9 4 (8.00%) Load Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Performance Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Regression Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) Java
2 10 (20.00%) SQL
3 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.00%) Python
5 2 (4.00%) C#
5 2 (4.00%) Perl
5 2 (4.00%) PHP
5 2 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (8.00%) ISEB
3 2 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (34.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) HP
2 2 (4.00%) Adobe
2 2 (4.00%) IBM
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) SOASTA, Inc
2 2 (4.00%) VMware
3 1 (2.00%) Guidewire
3 1 (2.00%) hybris
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.00%) Sitecore
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