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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Testing over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Testing
Rank 531 553 570
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +17
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 73 77 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.15% 0.095%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.19% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 45 28
Median daily rate £315 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £208 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £372
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £243
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +23.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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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
37961 40993 39836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.79% 81.50% 77.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 25469 26982 26386
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £387
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 997 1216 1126
Median hourly rate £28.00 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £49.81
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%

Web Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Web Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 11 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Testing within the England region over the 3 months to 11 December 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 -9 17 £301 -3.60% 5
South East +21 14 £290 -10.76% 1
North East - 14 £340 -
West Midlands -2 12 £375 +25.00% 1
Yorkshire +29 11 £275 +4.76% 2
North West +2 3 £413 +17.85% 3
South West +5 1 £240 -21.31%
East of England 0 1 £475 +93.87% 2
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Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Web Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Web Testing.

1 98 (74.81%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (53.44%) Selenium
3 60 (45.80%) QA
4 59 (45.04%) Test Scripting
4 59 (45.04%) WebDriver
5 54 (41.22%) Cucumber
6 49 (37.40%) Automation Testing
7 46 (35.11%) Jenkins
8 43 (32.82%) Test Automation
9 40 (30.53%) TDD
10 39 (29.77%) Automated Testing
11 35 (26.72%) JUnit
11 35 (26.72%) RSpec
12 34 (25.95%) Scala
12 34 (25.95%) Defect Tracking
13 32 (24.43%) Games
14 31 (23.66%) JSON
15 30 (22.90%) User Stories
16 28 (21.37%) WCAG
17 25 (19.08%) SQL
18 23 (17.56%) BDD
19 22 (16.79%) Java
20 20 (15.27%) HTML
20 20 (15.27%) ISEB
20 20 (15.27%) JIRA
20 20 (15.27%) Scrum
21 19 (14.50%) Manual Testing
22 17 (12.98%) Regression Testing
23 14 (10.69%) C#
24 13 (9.92%) JavaScript

Web Testing
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 6 (4.58%) Confluence
2 2 (1.53%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.05%) HTTP
2 3 (2.29%) Internet
3 1 (0.76%) DNS
3 1 (0.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.29%) MySQL
2 3 (2.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 70 (53.44%) Selenium
2 59 (45.04%) WebDriver
3 54 (41.22%) Cucumber
4 46 (35.11%) Jenkins
5 35 (26.72%) JUnit
5 35 (26.72%) RSpec
6 20 (15.27%) JIRA
7 13 (9.92%) SoapUI
8 9 (6.87%) Git (software)
9 7 (5.34%) Jasmine
10 6 (4.58%) Karma Test Runner
10 6 (4.58%) Protractor
10 6 (4.58%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (3.82%) HP UFT
12 3 (2.29%) Maven
13 2 (1.53%) Capybara
13 2 (1.53%) Hudson
13 2 (1.53%) MSTest
14 1 (0.76%) Ranorex
14 1 (0.76%) SpecFlow
General
1 32 (24.43%) Games
2 12 (9.16%) Finance
3 4 (3.05%) Retail
4 3 (2.29%) Back Office
4 3 (2.29%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.29%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.53%) Publishing
6 1 (0.76%) Advertising
6 1 (0.76%) Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Law
6 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (35.11%) Test Engineer
2 41 (31.30%) Analyst
2 41 (31.30%) Test Analyst
3 35 (26.72%) QA Engineer
4 32 (24.43%) QA Test Engineer
5 31 (23.66%) Tester
6 30 (22.90%) Quality Engineer
7 16 (12.21%) Web Analyst
7 16 (12.21%) Web Test Analyst
8 10 (7.63%) QA Tester
8 10 (7.63%) Web Tester
9 9 (6.87%) Developer
9 9 (6.87%) Test Automation Engineer
10 8 (6.11%) Automation Tester
11 7 (5.34%) Manual Test Analyst
11 7 (5.34%) Senior Test Engineer
12 6 (4.58%) QA Automation Engineer
12 6 (4.58%) Senior QA Engineer
12 6 (4.58%) Senior Quality Engineer
13 5 (3.82%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (23.66%) JSON
2 20 (15.27%) HTML
3 10 (7.63%) XML
4 8 (6.11%) CSS
4 8 (6.11%) jQuery
5 6 (4.58%) .NET
5 6 (4.58%) AngularJS
5 6 (4.58%) HTML5
6 5 (3.82%) React
6 5 (3.82%) Spring
6 5 (3.82%) Spring MVC
6 5 (3.82%) Struts
6 5 (3.82%) Struts2
7 4 (3.05%) Angular 2
7 4 (3.05%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.05%) J2EE
7 4 (3.05%) Java EE
7 4 (3.05%) SOAP
8 3 (2.29%) Gherkin
8 3 (2.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.11%) Mobile App
2 7 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.58%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.82%) User Experience
5 3 (2.29%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.29%) Mobile Games
5 3 (2.29%) Social Network
6 2 (1.53%) EPoS
6 2 (1.53%) Social Media
7 1 (0.76%) BBC
7 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.76%) iPad
7 1 (0.76%) NHS
7 1 (0.76%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.05%) Linux
2 2 (1.53%) Android
2 2 (1.53%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (74.81%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (45.04%) Test Scripting
3 49 (37.40%) Automation Testing
4 43 (32.82%) Test Automation
5 40 (30.53%) TDD
6 39 (29.77%) Automated Testing
7 34 (25.95%) Defect Tracking
8 30 (22.90%) User Stories
9 23 (17.56%) BDD
10 20 (15.27%) Scrum
11 19 (14.50%) Manual Testing
12 17 (12.98%) Regression Testing
13 13 (9.92%) E-Commerce
13 13 (9.92%) Front End Development
14 12 (9.16%) Functional Testing
15 11 (8.40%) Integration Testing
15 11 (8.40%) Software Testing
16 10 (7.63%) Defect Management
16 10 (7.63%) SDLC
17 8 (6.11%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (25.95%) Scala
2 25 (19.08%) SQL
3 22 (16.79%) Java
4 14 (10.69%) C#
5 13 (9.92%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.11%) Ruby
7 7 (5.34%) Python
8 2 (1.53%) Groovy
8 2 (1.53%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.76%) C
9 1 (0.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (15.27%) ISEB
2 11 (8.40%) ISTQB
3 9 (6.87%) Degree
4 7 (5.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (3.82%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.05%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (45.80%) QA
2 28 (21.37%) WCAG
3 2 (1.53%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.34%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.76%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 4 (3.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.53%) Oracle
2 2 (1.53%) SAP
3 1 (0.76%) Apple
3 1 (0.76%) CA
3 1 (0.76%) HP
3 1 (0.76%) JD Edwards
3 1 (0.76%) VMware
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