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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Testing
Rank 571 565 524
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -41
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 58 81 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 45 48
Median daily rate £300 £288 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -7.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £365 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £281 £290
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £39.37 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.37 - -
Web Testing
UK

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
41109 42571 40219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.07% 80.47% 78.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 27368 28203 25368
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 983 1139 1122
Median hourly rate £29.50 £31.44 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +36.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £51.44 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -4 19 £325 +1.96% 11
North West +32 18 £210 -23.63% 3
Yorkshire -5 9 £305 +6.08% 3
South East +6 8 £328 +63.75% 4
North East -29 4 £300 -2.43%
East of England +21 1 £288 -11.53% 3
West Midlands -32 1 £313 -
Web Testing
UK

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 76 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (37.04%) Test Scripting
3 34 (31.48%) Selenium
4 31 (28.70%) QA
5 28 (25.93%) Regression Testing
6 27 (25.00%) ISEB
6 27 (25.00%) Cucumber
7 26 (24.07%) Automation Testing
8 24 (22.22%) BDD
9 23 (21.30%) E-Commerce
9 23 (21.30%) SQL
9 23 (21.30%) Software Testing
10 21 (19.44%) Defect Management
11 20 (18.52%) JIRA
12 19 (17.59%) Scrum
13 18 (16.67%) Java
13 18 (16.67%) Integration Testing
13 18 (16.67%) WebDriver
14 17 (15.74%) Manual Testing
14 17 (15.74%) ISTQB
15 16 (14.81%) Degree
15 16 (14.81%) Automated Testing
15 16 (14.81%) JavaScript
16 15 (13.89%) Test Automation
17 12 (11.11%) Functional Testing
17 12 (11.11%) Ruby
18 11 (10.19%) TDD
18 11 (10.19%) SoapUI
18 11 (10.19%) Jenkins
18 11 (10.19%) HP Quality Center

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 3 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (0.93%) Apache
2 1 (0.93%) ColdFusion
2 1 (0.93%) Confluence
2 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.56%) Magento
2 2 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.85%) GitHub
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
2 1 (0.93%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.93%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.93%) MySQL
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.93%) Redis
Development Applications
1 34 (31.48%) Selenium
2 27 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 20 (18.52%) JIRA
4 18 (16.67%) WebDriver
5 11 (10.19%) Jenkins
5 11 (10.19%) SoapUI
6 9 (8.33%) HP UFT
7 7 (6.48%) JUnit
7 7 (6.48%) RSpec
8 5 (4.63%) Git (software)
9 4 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (2.78%) Calabash
10 3 (2.78%) Hudson
10 3 (2.78%) LoadRunner
10 3 (2.78%) Maven
10 3 (2.78%) MSTest
10 3 (2.78%) YouTrack
11 2 (1.85%) Appium
11 2 (1.85%) Gatling
11 2 (1.85%) Zephyr
General
1 10 (9.26%) Finance
1 10 (9.26%) Games
1 10 (9.26%) Retail
2 5 (4.63%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.78%) Back Office
3 3 (2.78%) Banking
4 2 (1.85%) Law
4 2 (1.85%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Automotive
5 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 54 (50.00%) Analyst
2 53 (49.07%) Test Analyst
3 31 (28.70%) Tester
4 23 (21.30%) Web Analyst
5 22 (20.37%) Web Test Analyst
6 21 (19.44%) Test Engineer
7 10 (9.26%) Agile Test Analyst
7 10 (9.26%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 10 (9.26%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
8 9 (8.33%) Web Tester
9 7 (6.48%) Automation Tester
9 7 (6.48%) QA Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (6.48%) Senior Test Analyst
10 6 (5.56%) QA Test Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) QA Tester
11 5 (4.63%) Junior
11 5 (4.63%) Quality Engineer
11 5 (4.63%) Selenium Tester
11 5 (4.63%) Senior Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.26%) XML
2 8 (7.41%) JSON
3 7 (6.48%) Web Services
4 6 (5.56%) HTML
5 5 (4.63%) .NET
5 5 (4.63%) RESTful
5 5 (4.63%) SOAP
6 4 (3.70%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.70%) CSS
7 3 (2.78%) Gherkin
8 2 (1.85%) WCF
9 1 (0.93%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.93%) Backbone.js
9 1 (0.93%) HTML5
9 1 (0.93%) JSP
9 1 (0.93%) Node.js
9 1 (0.93%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.48%) Mobile App
2 7 (6.48%) User Experience
3 5 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.70%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.70%) Mobile Games
5 3 (2.78%) Apple TV
5 3 (2.78%) Social Media
5 3 (2.78%) Social Network
6 2 (1.85%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.85%) EPoS
7 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.93%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.93%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.78%) Apple iOS
1 3 (2.78%) Linux
2 2 (1.85%) Android
2 2 (1.85%) Unix
2 2 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (37.04%) Test Scripting
3 28 (25.93%) Regression Testing
4 26 (24.07%) Automation Testing
5 24 (22.22%) BDD
6 23 (21.30%) E-Commerce
6 23 (21.30%) Software Testing
7 21 (19.44%) Defect Management
8 19 (17.59%) Scrum
9 18 (16.67%) Integration Testing
10 17 (15.74%) Manual Testing
11 16 (14.81%) Automated Testing
12 15 (13.89%) Test Automation
13 12 (11.11%) Functional Testing
14 11 (10.19%) TDD
14 11 (10.19%) Test Management
14 11 (10.19%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (9.26%) Non-Functional Testing
15 10 (9.26%) Waterfall
16 9 (8.33%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.30%) SQL
2 18 (16.67%) Java
3 16 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 12 (11.11%) Ruby
5 8 (7.41%) C#
5 8 (7.41%) PHP
5 8 (7.41%) Scala
6 5 (4.63%) Groovy
7 3 (2.78%) Python
8 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (25.00%) ISEB
2 17 (15.74%) ISTQB
3 16 (14.81%) Degree
4 8 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (28.70%) QA
2 4 (3.70%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (10.19%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.93%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 5 (4.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.70%) Apple
2 4 (3.70%) HP
2 4 (3.70%) Oracle
3 3 (2.78%) IBM
3 3 (2.78%) SAP
3 3 (2.78%) VMware
4 2 (1.85%) hybris
4 2 (1.85%) JD Edwards
4 2 (1.85%) SOASTA, Inc
5 1 (0.93%) Adobe
5 1 (0.93%) CA
5 1 (0.93%) Pega
5 1 (0.93%) Rally
5 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
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