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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Testing
UK / England
Rank 521 540 544
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +4
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 39 71 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.15% 0.099%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 50 38
Median daily rate £300 £350 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £244 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £428 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £238
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +47.36%
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
33904 39232 37671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.43% 82.52% 79.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 22608 25992 24260
Median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 860 1055 1023
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £56.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +3 16 £300 -
South East +12 9 £290 -1.52% 11
North West +21 5 £300 -18.91% 5
West Midlands +13 4 £263 +16.66%
Yorkshire +22 2 £275 +4.76% 5
London +2 2 £550 +44.26% 10
South West +8 1 - -
Web Testing
UK

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 85 (77.98%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (73.39%) Selenium
3 69 (63.30%) WebDriver
4 57 (52.29%) Cucumber
4 57 (52.29%) QA
5 56 (51.38%) Test Scripting
6 55 (50.46%) Jenkins
7 52 (47.71%) Automation Testing
8 51 (46.79%) Test Automation
9 50 (45.87%) TDD
10 48 (44.04%) Automated Testing
11 45 (41.28%) JUnit
11 45 (41.28%) RSpec
11 45 (41.28%) Defect Tracking
12 44 (40.37%) Scala
13 33 (30.28%) User Stories
14 32 (29.36%) JSON
14 32 (29.36%) Games
15 31 (28.44%) WCAG
16 30 (27.52%) Java
17 22 (20.18%) SQL
18 19 (17.43%) C#
18 19 (17.43%) BDD
19 18 (16.51%) HTML
20 16 (14.68%) Ruby
21 15 (13.76%) JIRA
21 15 (13.76%) Python
22 13 (11.93%) Scrum
23 12 (11.01%) Manual Testing
24 11 (10.09%) 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 (5.50%) Confluence
2 1 (0.92%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.75%) MS Office
2 2 (1.83%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) HTTP
2 1 (0.92%) DNS
2 1 (0.92%) Internet
2 1 (0.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.59%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 80 (73.39%) Selenium
2 69 (63.30%) WebDriver
3 57 (52.29%) Cucumber
4 55 (50.46%) Jenkins
5 45 (41.28%) JUnit
5 45 (41.28%) RSpec
6 15 (13.76%) JIRA
7 9 (8.26%) Git (software)
8 6 (5.50%) Jasmine
8 6 (5.50%) Karma Test Runner
8 6 (5.50%) Protractor
8 6 (5.50%) SoapUI
8 6 (5.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (2.75%) Capybara
10 2 (1.83%) Calabash
10 2 (1.83%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.83%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.92%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.92%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
General
1 32 (29.36%) Games
2 10 (9.17%) Finance
3 4 (3.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.83%) Publishing
5 1 (0.92%) Advertising
5 1 (0.92%) Banking
5 1 (0.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (39.45%) Test Engineer
2 39 (35.78%) QA Engineer
3 35 (32.11%) QA Test Engineer
4 32 (29.36%) Quality Engineer
5 31 (28.44%) Tester
6 23 (21.10%) Analyst
6 23 (21.10%) Test Analyst
7 15 (13.76%) Automation Tester
8 12 (11.01%) Selenium Tester
9 11 (10.09%) Test Automation Engineer
10 10 (9.17%) Developer
10 10 (9.17%) QA Automation Engineer
10 10 (9.17%) QA Tester
10 10 (9.17%) Selenium Automation Tester
11 9 (8.26%) Agile Tester
11 9 (8.26%) Web Tester
12 8 (7.34%) Web Analyst
12 8 (7.34%) Web Test Analyst
13 7 (6.42%) Senior QA Engineer
13 7 (6.42%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (29.36%) JSON
2 18 (16.51%) HTML
3 10 (9.17%) Gherkin
4 9 (8.26%) jQuery
4 9 (8.26%) XML
5 8 (7.34%) CSS
6 7 (6.42%) .NET
6 7 (6.42%) HTML5
7 6 (5.50%) AngularJS
8 5 (4.59%) React
8 5 (4.59%) Spring
8 5 (4.59%) Spring MVC
8 5 (4.59%) Struts
8 5 (4.59%) Struts2
9 4 (3.67%) Angular 2
9 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET
9 4 (3.67%) J2EE
9 4 (3.67%) Java EE
10 2 (1.83%) RESTful
11 1 (0.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.26%) Smartphone
2 7 (6.42%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.75%) User Experience
5 1 (0.92%) BBC
5 1 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.92%) iPad
5 1 (0.92%) NHS
5 1 (0.92%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.75%) Linux
1 3 (2.75%) Windows
2 1 (0.92%) Android
2 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.92%) Unix
2 1 (0.92%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.92%) Windows 8
2 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (77.98%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (51.38%) Test Scripting
3 52 (47.71%) Automation Testing
4 51 (46.79%) Test Automation
5 50 (45.87%) TDD
6 48 (44.04%) Automated Testing
7 45 (41.28%) Defect Tracking
8 33 (30.28%) User Stories
9 19 (17.43%) BDD
10 13 (11.93%) Scrum
11 12 (11.01%) Manual Testing
12 11 (10.09%) Front End Development
12 11 (10.09%) Integration Testing
12 11 (10.09%) Performance Testing
13 9 (8.26%) Regression Testing
14 8 (7.34%) E-Commerce
14 8 (7.34%) Functional Testing
15 6 (5.50%) API Testing
15 6 (5.50%) Software Testing
16 5 (4.59%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 44 (40.37%) Scala
2 30 (27.52%) Java
3 22 (20.18%) SQL
4 19 (17.43%) C#
5 16 (14.68%) Ruby
6 15 (13.76%) Python
7 11 (10.09%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.67%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.83%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (0.92%) C
10 1 (0.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (8.26%) ISEB
2 8 (7.34%) ISTQB
3 5 (4.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.67%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (52.29%) QA
2 31 (28.44%) WCAG
3 4 (3.67%) SDET
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (3.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle
3 1 (0.92%) HP
3 1 (0.92%) Sybase
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