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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Tester
UK / England
Rank 558 565 550
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Web Tester 15 39 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.085% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.090% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 26 27
Median daily rate £314 £313 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.40% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £258 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £313 £275
% change year-on-year
+0.40% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £43.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +216.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
- +216.36%

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
39357 43443 43764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.72% 94.89% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25811 28092 27916
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1340 1597 1753
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 5 £319 -13.26% 2
South East +12 4 £244 -27.77% 2
North West - 3 £315 - 2
East of England -2 1 - - 1
North East -14 1 £350 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Web Tester
UK

Web Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 18 (58.06%) QA
2 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (38.71%) Selenium
4 9 (29.03%) Web Testing
5 7 (22.58%) JIRA
5 7 (22.58%) SQL
5 7 (22.58%) Test Scripting
5 7 (22.58%) Automation Testing
6 6 (19.35%) BDD
6 6 (19.35%) Manual Testing
6 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
6 6 (19.35%) WebDriver
6 6 (19.35%) Java
6 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
6 6 (19.35%) Software Testing
6 6 (19.35%) Automated Testing
7 5 (16.13%) HTML
7 5 (16.13%) Functional Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Cucumber
8 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (12.90%) XML
8 4 (12.90%) Scrum
8 4 (12.90%) TDD
8 4 (12.90%) Test Planning
9 3 (9.68%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (9.68%) Degree
9 3 (9.68%) ISTQB
9 3 (9.68%) Python
9 3 (9.68%) CRM
9 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce

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 (6.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) DB2
3 1 (3.23%) DbVisualizer
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Selenium
2 7 (22.58%) JIRA
3 6 (19.35%) WebDriver
4 4 (12.90%) Cucumber
5 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
6 2 (6.45%) Appium
6 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
6 2 (6.45%) SoapUI
6 2 (6.45%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (3.23%) Burp Suite
7 1 (3.23%) Calabash
7 1 (3.23%) Capybara
7 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
7 1 (3.23%) Protractor
7 1 (3.23%) Robot Framework
7 1 (3.23%) Sahi
7 1 (3.23%) WATIR
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) HTML
2 4 (12.90%) XML
3 3 (9.68%) CSS
3 3 (9.68%) Web Services
4 2 (6.45%) .NET
4 2 (6.45%) Gherkin
4 2 (6.45%) OAuth
5 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.23%) J2EE
5 1 (3.23%) REST
5 1 (3.23%) WPF
5 1 (3.23%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) iPad
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (3.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Android
1 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Unix
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) Web Testing
3 7 (22.58%) Automation Testing
3 7 (22.58%) Test Scripting
4 6 (19.35%) Automated Testing
4 6 (19.35%) BDD
4 6 (19.35%) Manual Testing
4 6 (19.35%) Software Testing
4 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
5 5 (16.13%) Functional Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Scrum
6 4 (12.90%) TDD
6 4 (12.90%) Test Planning
6 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Change Management
7 3 (9.68%) CRM
7 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.68%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Performance Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) Java
2 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.68%) Python
4 2 (6.45%) Ruby
5 1 (3.23%) ANSI SQL
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
1 3 (9.68%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.45%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (58.06%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) Section 508
2 1 (3.23%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) EPiServer
1 1 (3.23%) hybris
1 1 (3.23%) IBM
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.23%) SAP