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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Tester
Rank 597 584 576
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Web Tester 25 36 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.070% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.073% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 26
Median daily rate £313 £295 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.93% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £208 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £319 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.90% -8.33%
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
47229 49071 46876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.85% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31077 31733 28907
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1408 1851 1923
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.34% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -3 14 £325 -18.75% 4
South East +1 4 £313 - 3
South West -5 3 - -
West Midlands -23 3 £369 +25.00% 3
East of England +17 1 £215 - 3
Web Tester
UK

Web Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.00%) QA
2 16 (32.00%) Selenium
3 15 (30.00%) Java
4 11 (22.00%) Web Testing
4 11 (22.00%) Manual Testing
4 11 (22.00%) JIRA
5 10 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 10 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 9 (18.00%) Automation Testing
6 9 (18.00%) Software Testing
7 8 (16.00%) Banking
7 8 (16.00%) Test Scripting
7 8 (16.00%) Functional Testing
8 7 (14.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 7 (14.00%) Issue Tracking
8 7 (14.00%) WebDriver
8 7 (14.00%) Scrum
9 6 (12.00%) HTML
9 6 (12.00%) SQL
9 6 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (10.00%) Performance Testing
10 5 (10.00%) Cucumber
10 5 (10.00%) .NET
10 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
10 5 (10.00%) Web Services
10 5 (10.00%) Regression Testing
11 4 (8.00%) Finance
11 4 (8.00%) Subversion

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 1 (2.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) MySQL
1 1 (2.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (32.00%) Selenium
2 11 (22.00%) JIRA
3 7 (14.00%) WebDriver
4 5 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (8.00%) Subversion
6 3 (6.00%) LoadRunner
7 2 (4.00%) Gatling
7 2 (4.00%) HP UFT
7 2 (4.00%) JMeter
7 2 (4.00%) Rational Performance Tester
7 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.00%) Bugzilla
8 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.00%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.00%) TestRail
8 1 (2.00%) Trac
General
1 8 (16.00%) Banking
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Back Office
3 1 (2.00%) Front Office
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) HTML
2 5 (10.00%) .NET
2 5 (10.00%) Web Services
3 4 (8.00%) RESTful
4 3 (6.00%) Gherkin
4 3 (6.00%) HTML5
4 3 (6.00%) XML
5 2 (4.00%) CSS
5 2 (4.00%) JSON
6 1 (2.00%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.00%) jQuery
6 1 (2.00%) Node.js
6 1 (2.00%) REST
6 1 (2.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (8.00%) 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%) iPhone
4 1 (2.00%) IVR
4 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.00%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Android
1 3 (6.00%) Linux
1 3 (6.00%) Unix
2 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.00%) Debian
3 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.00%) SUSE
3 1 (2.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.00%) Manual Testing
2 11 (22.00%) Web Testing
3 10 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 10 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 9 (18.00%) Automation Testing
4 9 (18.00%) Software Testing
5 8 (16.00%) Functional Testing
5 8 (16.00%) Test Scripting
6 7 (14.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 7 (14.00%) Issue Tracking
6 7 (14.00%) Scrum
7 6 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (10.00%) Performance Testing
8 5 (10.00%) Regression Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.00%) Test Planning
9 4 (8.00%) Test Strategy
10 3 (6.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) Java
2 6 (12.00%) SQL
3 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.00%) Python
5 2 (4.00%) C#
5 2 (4.00%) Perl
5 2 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) ISEB
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (32.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) HP
2 2 (4.00%) Adobe
2 2 (4.00%) IBM
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%) Sitecore