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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Testing
Rank 579 546 516
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -30
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 42 53 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 39 51
Average daily rate £265 £288 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.82% -4.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £198 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £350 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £260 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -14.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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
41811 39981 38714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.63% 78.99% 77.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 27954 25305 24543
Average daily rate £445 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.07% +4.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 913 1164 1124
Average hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.36 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Testing within the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
North West -1 11 £175 +169.23% 4
South East -17 8 £300 +3.44% 3
London -23 8 £210 -35.38% 5
East of England +9 4 £265 -10.16% 1
Yorkshire -5 4 - -
West Midlands -12 3 £350 +48.93%
South West -1 2 £398 +17.77%
East Midlands +6 1 £295 +13.46%
North East - 1 - -
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Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 68 (57.63%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (31.36%) BDD
3 29 (24.58%) ISEB
3 29 (24.58%) SQL
4 27 (22.88%) Finance
4 27 (22.88%) Scrum
5 26 (22.03%) Automation Testing
6 25 (21.19%) Selenium
7 24 (20.34%) Java
8 23 (19.49%) HTML
9 21 (17.80%) JavaScript
9 21 (17.80%) E-Commerce
9 21 (17.80%) Cucumber
9 21 (17.80%) Test Scripting
9 21 (17.80%) Manual Testing
10 20 (16.95%) Test Automation
10 20 (16.95%) Software Testing
11 19 (16.10%) Integration Testing
11 19 (16.10%) C#
12 18 (15.25%) ISTQB
13 17 (14.41%) Microsoft
14 16 (13.56%) .NET
14 16 (13.56%) CSS
14 16 (13.56%) MVC
14 16 (13.56%) TDD
14 16 (13.56%) Automated Testing
14 16 (13.56%) User Acceptance Testing
15 15 (12.71%) QA
15 15 (12.71%) WCAG
15 15 (12.71%) WebDriver

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 14 (11.86%) CMS
2 12 (10.17%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (4.24%) Apache
3 5 (4.24%) Node.js
4 3 (2.54%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.85%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.85%) Confluence
5 1 (0.85%) Drupal
5 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.85%) SAS
5 1 (0.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.69%) MS Office
2 1 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (9.32%) Magento
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.39%) GitHub
3 1 (0.85%) SaaS
3 1 (0.85%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.24%) DB2
2 5 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.54%) MySQL
3 3 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.69%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.85%) Redis
5 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (21.19%) Selenium
2 21 (17.80%) Cucumber
3 15 (12.71%) WebDriver
4 13 (11.02%) JIRA
5 12 (10.17%) HP UFT
6 11 (9.32%) SpecFlow
7 7 (5.93%) Jenkins
8 5 (4.24%) JUnit
8 5 (4.24%) LoadRunner
8 5 (4.24%) RSpec
9 4 (3.39%) Appium
9 4 (3.39%) Travis CI
10 3 (2.54%) Bugzilla
10 3 (2.54%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.69%) FogBugz
11 2 (1.69%) Git (software)
11 2 (1.69%) JMeter
11 2 (1.69%) YouTrack
12 1 (0.85%) Calabash
12 1 (0.85%) TestLink
General
1 27 (22.88%) Finance
2 15 (12.71%) Retail
3 9 (7.63%) Games
4 4 (3.39%) Banking
4 4 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.69%) Billing
5 2 (1.69%) Electronics
5 2 (1.69%) Marketing
6 1 (0.85%) Front Office
6 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (42.37%) Analyst
1 50 (42.37%) Test Analyst
2 39 (33.05%) Tester
3 21 (17.80%) Web Analyst
3 21 (17.80%) Web Test Analyst
4 18 (15.25%) Developer
5 15 (12.71%) Automation Tester
5 15 (12.71%) Web Tester
6 12 (10.17%) Test Engineer
7 8 (6.78%) Agile Developer
7 8 (6.78%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 8 (6.78%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
8 6 (5.08%) .NET Developer
8 6 (5.08%) Agile .NET Developer
8 6 (5.08%) Agile C# Developer
8 6 (5.08%) C# Developer
8 6 (5.08%) HTML Developer
8 6 (5.08%) Software Analyst
8 6 (5.08%) Software Test Analyst
8 6 (5.08%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.49%) HTML
2 16 (13.56%) .NET
2 16 (13.56%) CSS
3 15 (12.71%) HTML5
3 15 (12.71%) XML
4 14 (11.86%) CSS3
5 11 (9.32%) .NET Framework
5 11 (9.32%) AngularJS
6 9 (7.63%) RESTful
7 7 (5.93%) Web Services
8 5 (4.24%) Django
8 5 (4.24%) Ext JS
9 4 (3.39%) ASP.NET
10 3 (2.54%) Gherkin
11 2 (1.69%) JSON
11 2 (1.69%) SOAP
11 2 (1.69%) WCF
12 1 (0.85%) Backbone.js
12 1 (0.85%) Java EE
12 1 (0.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.32%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (8.47%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.63%) User Experience
4 4 (3.39%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.39%) Social Media
5 3 (2.54%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.54%) Equities
5 3 (2.54%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.69%) Apple TV
7 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.85%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.85%) Fintech
7 1 (0.85%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.85%) Handset
7 1 (0.85%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.08%) Unix
2 5 (4.24%) Windows
3 4 (3.39%) Linux
4 1 (0.85%) Android
4 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (57.63%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (31.36%) BDD
3 27 (22.88%) Scrum
4 26 (22.03%) Automation Testing
5 21 (17.80%) E-Commerce
5 21 (17.80%) Manual Testing
5 21 (17.80%) Test Scripting
6 20 (16.95%) Software Testing
6 20 (16.95%) Test Automation
7 19 (16.10%) Integration Testing
8 16 (13.56%) Automated Testing
8 16 (13.56%) MVC
8 16 (13.56%) TDD
8 16 (13.56%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (12.71%) Defect Management
9 15 (12.71%) Regression Testing
10 12 (10.17%) Test Management
11 11 (9.32%) OWASP
11 11 (9.32%) Performance Testing
11 11 (9.32%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (24.58%) SQL
2 24 (20.34%) Java
3 21 (17.80%) JavaScript
4 19 (16.10%) C#
5 12 (10.17%) Ruby
6 10 (8.47%) Python
7 6 (5.08%) PHP
8 5 (4.24%) Scala
9 4 (3.39%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.54%) C++
11 2 (1.69%) C
11 2 (1.69%) Groovy
12 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (24.58%) ISEB
2 18 (15.25%) ISTQB
3 13 (11.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (10.17%) Degree
5 1 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.71%) QA
1 15 (12.71%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (3.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (7.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (14.41%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.17%) Sitecore
3 11 (9.32%) EPiServer
4 10 (8.47%) HP
5 5 (4.24%) Capita
5 5 (4.24%) Oracle
5 5 (4.24%) SAP
6 2 (1.69%) Apple
6 2 (1.69%) IBM
7 1 (0.85%) Adobe
7 1 (0.85%) Demandware
7 1 (0.85%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.85%) hybris
7 1 (0.85%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.85%) Pega
7 1 (0.85%) Rally
7 1 (0.85%) Remedy
7 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.85%) SOASTA, Inc
7 1 (0.85%) VMware
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