The table below looks at the statistics for Web Testing skills 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 Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 531 513 504
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -9
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 66 58 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 35 31
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£288 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.86% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £383 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
-13.79% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £29.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40215 37779 34958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.82% 76.50% 75.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 26663 23855 21652
Average daily rate £420 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1061 1097 1040
Average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.62 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Web Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Testing across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Testing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Web Testing
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Web Testing Daily Rate Trend in England

Web Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Testing across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Web Testing Daily Rate Histogram in England

Web Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Web Testing Hourly Rate Trend in England

Web Testing
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 Testing within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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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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 +7 24 £331 +1.92% 6
South East -22 12 £200 -25.92% 6
Yorkshire -17 11 £276 +25.56% 3
North East -21 9 £308 +0.81% 1
South West +2 5 £344 +3.69% 1
East of England -1 2 £325 +62.50%
East Midlands -3 1 £225 -23.40% 1
West Midlands -7 1 - - 2
North West -20 1 £65 - 6
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Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Web Testing also 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 that cited Web Testing.

1 67 (56.30%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (30.25%) Selenium
2 36 (30.25%) Test Scripting
3 35 (29.41%) QA
4 31 (26.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 29 (24.37%) Manual Testing
6 28 (23.53%) ISEB
7 25 (21.01%) Automated Testing
8 24 (20.17%) E-Commerce
9 23 (19.33%) C#
10 22 (18.49%) Software Testing
11 20 (16.81%) Cucumber
12 19 (15.97%) JIRA
12 19 (15.97%) Regression Testing
13 18 (15.13%) Microsoft
13 18 (15.13%) .NET
13 18 (15.13%) Scrum
13 18 (15.13%) Test Automation
13 18 (15.13%) Automation Testing
14 17 (14.29%) SQL
15 16 (13.45%) System Testing
15 16 (13.45%) Integration Testing
15 16 (13.45%) WebDriver
16 15 (12.61%) Java
16 15 (12.61%) Oracle
16 15 (12.61%) TDD
16 15 (12.61%) Retail
16 15 (12.61%) ISTQB
17 13 (10.92%) SQL Server
18 12 (10.08%) Jenkins

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Web Testing also 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 that cited Web Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.36%) CMS
2 2 (1.68%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (1.68%) Confluence
3 1 (0.84%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.84%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.84%) MS Project
2 1 (0.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.92%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.08%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.68%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.84%) MySQL
4 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.84%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.84%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 36 (30.25%) Selenium
2 20 (16.81%) Cucumber
3 19 (15.97%) JIRA
4 16 (13.45%) WebDriver
5 12 (10.08%) Jenkins
6 11 (9.24%) RSpec
7 9 (7.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (7.56%) JUnit
8 7 (5.88%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.52%) NUnit
9 3 (2.52%) TeamCity
9 3 (2.52%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.68%) Gradle
10 2 (1.68%) Artifactory
10 2 (1.68%) Git (software)
10 2 (1.68%) TestComplete
10 2 (1.68%) Ant
10 2 (1.68%) Maven
10 2 (1.68%) HP UFT
10 2 (1.68%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (12.61%) Retail
2 10 (8.40%) Marketing
3 8 (6.72%) Finance
4 4 (3.36%) Games
5 2 (1.68%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.84%) Banking
6 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.84%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 66 (55.46%) Analyst
1 66 (55.46%) Test Analyst
2 36 (30.25%) Tester
3 13 (10.92%) Test Engineer
4 12 (10.08%) Automation Engineer
5 11 (9.24%) Test Automation Engineer
5 11 (9.24%) Test Leader
6 10 (8.40%) Automation Tester
7 8 (6.72%) Web Analyst
7 8 (6.72%) Web Test Analyst
7 8 (6.72%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (6.72%) Senior Test Analyst
8 7 (5.88%) UAT Tester
8 7 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
8 7 (5.88%) Automation Analyst
9 6 (5.04%) Agile Test Analyst
10 5 (4.20%) Agile Tester
10 5 (4.20%) Web Tester
11 4 (3.36%) Senior Test Engineer
11 4 (3.36%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.13%) .NET
2 6 (5.04%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.20%) XML
4 4 (3.36%) CSS
5 3 (2.52%) HTML
5 3 (2.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (1.68%) Spring
7 1 (0.84%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.84%) WCF
7 1 (0.84%) HTML5
7 1 (0.84%) CSS3
7 1 (0.84%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.84%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 6 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.20%) User Experience
4 4 (3.36%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.68%) New Media
5 2 (1.68%) Social Media
6 1 (0.84%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.84%) W3C
6 1 (0.84%) Handset
6 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.84%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.24%) Android
1 11 (9.24%) Apple iOS
2 9 (7.56%) Windows
3 2 (1.68%) Linux
3 2 (1.68%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.84%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (56.30%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (30.25%) Test Scripting
3 31 (26.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 29 (24.37%) Manual Testing
5 25 (21.01%) Automated Testing
6 24 (20.17%) E-Commerce
7 22 (18.49%) Software Testing
8 19 (15.97%) Regression Testing
9 18 (15.13%) Scrum
9 18 (15.13%) Test Automation
9 18 (15.13%) Automation Testing
10 16 (13.45%) System Testing
10 16 (13.45%) Integration Testing
11 15 (12.61%) TDD
12 11 (9.24%) Test Management
13 9 (7.56%) BDD
14 8 (6.72%) Agile Testing
15 7 (5.88%) User Stories
15 7 (5.88%) SDLC
16 6 (5.04%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (19.33%) C#
2 17 (14.29%) SQL
3 15 (12.61%) Java
4 11 (9.24%) Ruby
5 10 (8.40%) Python
6 8 (6.72%) Scala
7 4 (3.36%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.68%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.84%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (23.53%) ISEB
2 15 (12.61%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.68%) Degree
5 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (29.41%) QA
2 1 (0.84%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 9 (7.56%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.68%) Puppet
2 2 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.68%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (15.13%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.61%) Oracle
3 3 (2.52%) Endeca
3 3 (2.52%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.68%) SaltStack
4 2 (1.68%) Capita
4 2 (1.68%) SAP
5 1 (0.84%) IBM
5 1 (0.84%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.84%) Adobe
5 1 (0.84%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.84%) OpenText
5 1 (0.84%) Telerik
5 1 (0.84%) WorldPay
5 1 (0.84%) hybris
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Up to £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Square One Resources
Rate: market rates
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £300.00 - £387.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago