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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 545 497 440
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -57
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 51 79 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.20% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 52 57
Average daily rate
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£289 £303 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -11.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £216 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £446 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £303 £290
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.00
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
38794 38552 31986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.59% 75.22% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24564 24328 19575
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1114 1125 1014
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.31 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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
London -23 19 £325 +8.33% 5
South East -2 12 £285 +6.04% 4
Yorkshire -10 7 £231 +10.11% 5
East of England +26 4 £295 -13.86% 1
South West +1 3 £338 +11.57%
North West -22 3 £65 -80.88% 1
East Midlands -1 2 £260 +23.80% 3
West Midlands - 1 £235 - 1
North East - - - - 1
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Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 (52.69%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (29.03%) ISEB
3 25 (26.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 24 (25.81%) Selenium
4 24 (25.81%) SQL
5 23 (24.73%) QA
6 22 (23.66%) Test Scripting
7 20 (21.51%) Manual Testing
8 19 (20.43%) Software Testing
9 16 (17.20%) HP Quality Center
10 15 (16.13%) Test Management
11 14 (15.05%) JIRA
12 13 (13.98%) ISTQB
12 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
12 13 (13.98%) Apple iOS
13 12 (12.90%) Waterfall
13 12 (12.90%) Test Automation
13 12 (12.90%) Regression Testing
14 11 (11.83%) Finance
14 11 (11.83%) Mobile App
15 10 (10.75%) BDD
15 10 (10.75%) Android
15 10 (10.75%) Integration Testing
16 9 (9.68%) Cucumber
16 9 (9.68%) Automation Testing
16 9 (9.68%) Validation
16 9 (9.68%) C#
16 9 (9.68%) E-Commerce
16 9 (9.68%) Retail
16 9 (9.68%) Scrum

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 6 (6.45%) CMS
2 4 (4.30%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.15%) Confluence
3 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.08%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.15%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) ATM
1 1 (1.08%) GPRS
1 1 (1.08%) GSM
1 1 (1.08%) Internet
1 1 (1.08%) Firewall
1 1 (1.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.30%) MySQL
3 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.08%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.08%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 24 (25.81%) Selenium
2 14 (15.05%) JIRA
3 9 (9.68%) Cucumber
4 8 (8.60%) WebDriver
5 6 (6.45%) TeamCity
6 5 (5.38%) Jenkins
6 5 (5.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (4.30%) RSpec
7 4 (4.30%) Git (software)
8 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio
8 3 (3.23%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.15%) SpecFlow
9 2 (2.15%) Gradle
9 2 (2.15%) Artifactory
9 2 (2.15%) FogBugz
9 2 (2.15%) Appium
9 2 (2.15%) Ant
9 2 (2.15%) TestDirector
9 2 (2.15%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (2.15%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (11.83%) Finance
2 9 (9.68%) Retail
3 7 (7.53%) Marketing
4 4 (4.30%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.23%) Banking
6 2 (2.15%) Music Industry
6 2 (2.15%) Billing
7 1 (1.08%) Local Government
7 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (50.54%) Analyst
2 46 (49.46%) Test Analyst
3 27 (29.03%) Tester
4 9 (9.68%) Test Engineer
4 9 (9.68%) Automation Engineer
5 8 (8.60%) Web Tester
5 8 (8.60%) Web Analyst
5 8 (8.60%) Web Test Analyst
6 7 (7.53%) Test Leader
7 4 (4.30%) Automation Analyst
7 4 (4.30%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (4.30%) Senior Test Engineer
7 4 (4.30%) QA Engineer
7 4 (4.30%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (4.30%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.23%) Junior
8 3 (3.23%) Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Consultant
8 3 (3.23%) Senior Tester
8 3 (3.23%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.60%) .NET
2 5 (5.38%) HTML
3 4 (4.30%) CSS
3 4 (4.30%) SOAP
4 3 (3.23%) XML
4 3 (3.23%) Spring
5 2 (2.15%) REST
5 2 (2.15%) Web Services
6 1 (1.08%) J2ME
6 1 (1.08%) WAP
6 1 (1.08%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.08%) JAX-RS
6 1 (1.08%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.08%) Apache Camel
6 1 (1.08%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.08%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.30%) Digital Media
3 3 (3.23%) User Experience
3 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.23%) Handset
3 3 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.15%) Social Media
4 2 (2.15%) Clustering
4 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.15%) New Media
4 2 (2.15%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.08%) Wiki
5 1 (1.08%) iPhone
5 1 (1.08%) Open Source
5 1 (1.08%) iPad
5 1 (1.08%) W3C
5 1 (1.08%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.98%) Apple iOS
2 10 (10.75%) Android
3 5 (5.38%) Windows
4 3 (3.23%) webOS
5 2 (2.15%) Linux
5 2 (2.15%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (52.69%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (26.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 22 (23.66%) Test Scripting
4 20 (21.51%) Manual Testing
5 19 (20.43%) Software Testing
6 15 (16.13%) Test Management
7 12 (12.90%) Test Automation
7 12 (12.90%) Waterfall
7 12 (12.90%) Regression Testing
8 10 (10.75%) Integration Testing
8 10 (10.75%) BDD
9 9 (9.68%) Automation Testing
9 9 (9.68%) Validation
9 9 (9.68%) E-Commerce
9 9 (9.68%) Scrum
10 8 (8.60%) TDD
10 8 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (8.60%) System Testing
11 7 (7.53%) Compatibility Testing
12 6 (6.45%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.81%) SQL
2 9 (9.68%) C#
3 8 (8.60%) Ruby
4 6 (6.45%) Java
5 3 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.23%) Python
6 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.15%) Bourne shell
7 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.08%) PHP
7 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (29.03%) ISEB
2 13 (13.98%) ISTQB
3 5 (5.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (24.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 16 (17.20%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.30%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.15%) Ansible
3 2 (2.15%) Puppet
4 1 (1.08%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (1.08%) Nessus
4 1 (1.08%) Nmap
Vendors
1 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.45%) HP
2 6 (6.45%) Oracle
3 4 (4.30%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.23%) SAP
4 3 (3.23%) Apple
5 2 (2.15%) Siebel
5 2 (2.15%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.08%) hybris
6 1 (1.08%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.08%) Telerik
6 1 (1.08%) Adobe
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