The first table below looks at the demand for the Web Tester role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Tester
Rank 544 524 533
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Web Tester 22 15 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.032% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.035% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 16
Average daily rate
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£295 £306 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.67% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £368 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £29.00 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.00 -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45701 43157 49006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.65% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 28204 25919 28009
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1841 1967 2542
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.78 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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Web Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 31 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Tester within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +20 8 £295 +2.60% 3
West Midlands - 6 £313 - 1
South East -10 4 £285 -12.30% 3
East of England -21 1 £188 -
South West - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
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Web Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 13 (37.14%) E-Commerce
2 9 (25.71%) Web Testing
3 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.14%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (17.14%) BDD
5 5 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 5 (14.29%) PHP
5 5 (14.29%) Retail
5 5 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (11.43%) QA
6 4 (11.43%) Selenium
6 4 (11.43%) JIRA
6 4 (11.43%) .NET
6 4 (11.43%) ISEB
6 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
6 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
7 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (8.57%) EPoS
7 3 (8.57%) Finance
7 3 (8.57%) Oracle
7 3 (8.57%) SQL
7 3 (8.57%) CRM
7 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
7 3 (8.57%) Software Testing
7 3 (8.57%) TDD
7 3 (8.57%) French Language
7 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
8 2 (5.71%) WCF

Web Tester
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.86%) EPiServer CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) JIRA
1 4 (11.43%) Selenium
2 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.71%) WebDriver
3 2 (5.71%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.71%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.86%) Firebug
General
1 5 (14.29%) Retail
2 3 (8.57%) French Language
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.71%) CSS
3 2 (5.71%) SOAP
3 2 (5.71%) Web Services
3 2 (5.71%) XML
3 2 (5.71%) WCF
3 2 (5.71%) HTML
4 1 (2.86%) Silverlight
4 1 (2.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.57%) EPoS
3 1 (2.86%) GIS
3 1 (2.86%) AS400
3 1 (2.86%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) E-Commerce
2 9 (25.71%) Web Testing
3 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.14%) BDD
5 5 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 5 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
7 3 (8.57%) CRM
7 3 (8.57%) TDD
7 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Regression Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.86%) Agile Testing
9 1 (2.86%) Scrum
9 1 (2.86%) Web Development
9 1 (2.86%) Content Management
9 1 (2.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 1 (2.86%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) PHP
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) C#
4 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) ISEB
2 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.86%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) HP
2 2 (5.71%) Google
3 1 (2.86%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
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