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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Testing
UK / England
Rank 523 509 542
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +33
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 54 82 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.18% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.22% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 57 30
Median daily rate £290 £350 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £225
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +55.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
34178 37465 35875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.43% 82.04% 78.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 22789 24561 23587
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 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 854 1091 969
Median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.75 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 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
North East -5 17 £340 -
South East +17 13 £290 -2.43% 4
Yorkshire +21 7 £275 +4.76% 3
London -17 6 £269 -21.81% 3
North West +7 5 £308 -16.32% 2
West Midlands -5 4 £263 -
South West +11 1 £240 -7.24%
East of England -2 1 £475 +58.33% 3
Web Testing
UK

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 (79.67%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (64.23%) Selenium
3 70 (56.91%) WebDriver
4 65 (52.85%) Test Scripting
5 61 (49.59%) QA
6 59 (47.97%) Cucumber
7 55 (44.72%) Jenkins
8 53 (43.09%) Automation Testing
9 50 (40.65%) Test Automation
10 49 (39.84%) TDD
11 48 (39.02%) Automated Testing
12 45 (36.59%) JUnit
12 45 (36.59%) RSpec
12 45 (36.59%) Defect Tracking
13 44 (35.77%) Scala
14 35 (28.46%) User Stories
14 35 (28.46%) JSON
14 35 (28.46%) Games
15 33 (26.83%) WCAG
16 29 (23.58%) Java
17 28 (22.76%) SQL
18 22 (17.89%) BDD
19 21 (17.07%) JIRA
20 18 (14.63%) Regression Testing
21 17 (13.82%) HTML
21 17 (13.82%) Manual Testing
22 16 (13.01%) Scrum
22 16 (13.01%) ISEB
23 15 (12.20%) C#
24 14 (11.38%) Front End Development

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 (4.88%) Confluence
2 2 (1.63%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.44%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.25%) HTTP
2 3 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (0.81%) DNS
3 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.07%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 79 (64.23%) Selenium
2 70 (56.91%) WebDriver
3 59 (47.97%) Cucumber
4 55 (44.72%) Jenkins
5 45 (36.59%) JUnit
5 45 (36.59%) RSpec
6 21 (17.07%) JIRA
7 9 (7.32%) Git (software)
7 9 (7.32%) SoapUI
7 9 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (4.88%) Jasmine
8 6 (4.88%) Karma Test Runner
8 6 (4.88%) Protractor
9 2 (1.63%) Capybara
9 2 (1.63%) Maven
9 2 (1.63%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.63%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.81%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.81%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
General
1 35 (28.46%) Games
2 12 (9.76%) Finance
3 3 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.44%) Retail
4 2 (1.63%) Publishing
5 1 (0.81%) Advertising
5 1 (0.81%) Back Office
5 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (39.84%) Test Engineer
2 42 (34.15%) QA Engineer
3 38 (30.89%) QA Test Engineer
4 35 (28.46%) Analyst
4 35 (28.46%) Quality Engineer
4 35 (28.46%) Test Analyst
5 29 (23.58%) Tester
6 12 (9.76%) Automation Tester
6 12 (9.76%) Web Analyst
6 12 (9.76%) Web Test Analyst
7 10 (8.13%) QA Automation Engineer
7 10 (8.13%) QA Tester
7 10 (8.13%) Test Automation Engineer
7 10 (8.13%) Web Tester
8 9 (7.32%) Developer
9 8 (6.50%) Manual Test Analyst
9 8 (6.50%) Selenium Tester
10 7 (5.69%) Java Engineer
10 7 (5.69%) Senior QA Engineer
10 7 (5.69%) Senior Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (28.46%) JSON
2 17 (13.82%) HTML
3 11 (8.94%) XML
4 8 (6.50%) CSS
4 8 (6.50%) jQuery
5 6 (4.88%) .NET
5 6 (4.88%) AngularJS
5 6 (4.88%) Gherkin
5 6 (4.88%) HTML5
6 5 (4.07%) React
6 5 (4.07%) Spring
6 5 (4.07%) Spring MVC
6 5 (4.07%) Struts
6 5 (4.07%) Struts2
7 4 (3.25%) Angular 2
7 4 (3.25%) J2EE
7 4 (3.25%) Java EE
8 3 (2.44%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.44%) SOAP
9 1 (0.81%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.69%) Mobile App
2 6 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.07%) Smartphone
3 5 (4.07%) User Experience
4 3 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.63%) EPoS
5 2 (1.63%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.63%) Social Media
6 1 (0.81%) BBC
6 1 (0.81%) iPad
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile Games
6 1 (0.81%) NHS
6 1 (0.81%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.25%) Windows
2 3 (2.44%) Linux
3 1 (0.81%) Android
3 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (79.67%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (52.85%) Test Scripting
3 53 (43.09%) Automation Testing
4 50 (40.65%) Test Automation
5 49 (39.84%) TDD
6 48 (39.02%) Automated Testing
7 45 (36.59%) Defect Tracking
8 35 (28.46%) User Stories
9 22 (17.89%) BDD
10 18 (14.63%) Regression Testing
11 17 (13.82%) Manual Testing
12 16 (13.01%) Scrum
13 14 (11.38%) Front End Development
14 13 (10.57%) E-Commerce
14 13 (10.57%) Integration Testing
15 12 (9.76%) Functional Testing
16 11 (8.94%) Performance Testing
17 10 (8.13%) SDLC
18 8 (6.50%) Defect Management
18 8 (6.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (35.77%) Scala
2 29 (23.58%) Java
3 28 (22.76%) SQL
4 15 (12.20%) C#
5 12 (9.76%) Python
5 12 (9.76%) Ruby
6 10 (8.13%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.25%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.63%) ANSI SQL
8 2 (1.63%) Groovy
9 1 (0.81%) C
9 1 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (13.01%) ISEB
2 10 (8.13%) ISTQB
3 8 (6.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (4.07%) Degree
5 4 (3.25%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.44%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (49.59%) QA
2 33 (26.83%) WCAG
3 4 (3.25%) SDET
Systems Management
1 3 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (4.07%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.63%) Oracle
2 2 (1.63%) SAP
3 1 (0.81%) HP