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 31 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 522 500 437
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -63
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 51 66 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.18% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 43 52
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£275 £313 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -1.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £213 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £258 £275
% change year-on-year
+0.97% -6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.00
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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
38097 36662 31165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.51% 75.49% 73.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 24143 22914 19112
Average daily rate £425 £408 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £570 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1085 1077 1036
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.00 £31.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -14.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £49.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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
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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
South East -23 15 £225 -16.27% 2
London -20 14 £325 -7.14% 6
Yorkshire +1 9 £206 -1.78% 2
East of England +11 5 £300 -10.11% 1
South West -3 3 £338 +8.00%
East Midlands -3 2 £260 +23.80% 1
North West -21 2 £225 -33.82% 3
West Midlands - 1 £235 -
North East - - - - 1
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Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 49 (51.58%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (30.53%) ISEB
3 27 (28.42%) Selenium
4 26 (27.37%) SQL
5 25 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 25 (26.32%) Manual Testing
6 22 (23.16%) Test Scripting
7 18 (18.95%) QA
7 18 (18.95%) Software Testing
8 17 (17.89%) Test Management
9 15 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
9 15 (15.79%) ISTQB
10 14 (14.74%) Microsoft
11 13 (13.68%) Test Automation
11 13 (13.68%) Apple iOS
12 11 (11.58%) BDD
12 11 (11.58%) Mobile App
12 11 (11.58%) Finance
12 11 (11.58%) JIRA
13 10 (10.53%) Validation
13 10 (10.53%) Integration Testing
13 10 (10.53%) Android
14 9 (9.47%) Waterfall
14 9 (9.47%) Cucumber
14 9 (9.47%) Automation Testing
14 9 (9.47%) Regression Testing
14 9 (9.47%) C#
15 8 (8.42%) HTML
15 8 (8.42%) .NET
15 8 (8.42%) Scrum

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 5 (5.26%) CMS
2 3 (3.16%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.05%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (6.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.11%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.05%) ATM
1 1 (1.05%) GPRS
1 1 (1.05%) GSM
1 1 (1.05%) Internet
1 1 (1.05%) Firewall
1 1 (1.05%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.26%) MySQL
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.16%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.05%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.05%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (28.42%) Selenium
2 11 (11.58%) JIRA
3 9 (9.47%) Cucumber
4 8 (8.42%) WebDriver
5 7 (7.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (6.32%) TeamCity
6 6 (6.32%) Jenkins
7 5 (5.26%) Visual Studio
8 4 (4.21%) Git (software)
8 4 (4.21%) RSpec
9 3 (3.16%) SoapUI
9 3 (3.16%) SpecFlow
9 3 (3.16%) TestDirector
10 2 (2.11%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (2.11%) LoadRunner
10 2 (2.11%) Ant
10 2 (2.11%) Maven
10 2 (2.11%) NUnit
10 2 (2.11%) Gradle
10 2 (2.11%) Artifactory
General
1 11 (11.58%) Finance
2 5 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.26%) Retail
3 3 (3.16%) Billing
3 3 (3.16%) Marketing
3 3 (3.16%) Banking
4 2 (2.11%) Music Industry
5 1 (1.05%) Local Government
5 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.05%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (43.16%) Analyst
2 40 (42.11%) Test Analyst
3 31 (32.63%) Tester
4 11 (11.58%) Test Engineer
5 9 (9.47%) Web Tester
6 8 (8.42%) Automation Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) Test Leader
8 5 (5.26%) Web Test Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) Automation Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) Web Analyst
9 4 (4.21%) Senior Test Analyst
9 4 (4.21%) QA Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.21%) Manual Tester
9 4 (4.21%) Developer
9 4 (4.21%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.21%) Automation Tester
10 3 (3.16%) QA Automation Engineer
10 3 (3.16%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.42%) HTML
1 8 (8.42%) .NET
2 7 (7.37%) CSS
3 6 (6.32%) SOAP
4 4 (4.21%) Spring
5 3 (3.16%) Web Services
5 3 (3.16%) XML
6 2 (2.11%) JAX-WS
6 2 (2.11%) REST
6 2 (2.11%) JAX-RS
6 2 (2.11%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.11%) Apache Camel
6 2 (2.11%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.05%) J2ME
7 1 (1.05%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.16%) User Experience
3 3 (3.16%) iPad
3 3 (3.16%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.11%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.11%) Handset
4 2 (2.11%) Clustering
4 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.11%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.11%) W3C
4 2 (2.11%) Open Source
4 2 (2.11%) Social Media
5 1 (1.05%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.05%) Wiki
5 1 (1.05%) iPhone
5 1 (1.05%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.68%) Apple iOS
2 10 (10.53%) Android
3 3 (3.16%) Windows
4 2 (2.11%) Linux
4 2 (2.11%) webOS
4 2 (2.11%) UNIX
5 1 (1.05%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (51.58%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
2 25 (26.32%) Manual Testing
3 22 (23.16%) Test Scripting
4 18 (18.95%) Software Testing
5 17 (17.89%) Test Management
6 13 (13.68%) Test Automation
7 11 (11.58%) BDD
8 10 (10.53%) Integration Testing
8 10 (10.53%) Validation
9 9 (9.47%) Regression Testing
9 9 (9.47%) Waterfall
9 9 (9.47%) Automation Testing
10 8 (8.42%) TDD
10 8 (8.42%) Scrum
11 7 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (7.37%) System Testing
12 6 (6.32%) V-Model
12 6 (6.32%) Compatibility Testing
12 6 (6.32%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (27.37%) SQL
2 9 (9.47%) C#
3 8 (8.42%) Ruby
4 7 (7.37%) Java
5 5 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.16%) Python
6 3 (3.16%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.11%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.05%) PHP
8 1 (1.05%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (30.53%) ISEB
2 15 (15.79%) ISTQB
3 5 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.16%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.95%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.21%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.11%) Ansible
3 2 (2.11%) Puppet
4 1 (1.05%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (1.05%) Nessus
4 1 (1.05%) Nmap
Vendors
1 14 (14.74%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.37%) Oracle
3 6 (6.32%) HP
4 3 (3.16%) Apple
4 3 (3.16%) SAP
4 3 (3.16%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.11%) SaltStack
5 2 (2.11%) Siebel
5 2 (2.11%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.05%) Telerik
6 1 (1.05%) Adobe
6 1 (1.05%) hybris
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