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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 514 491 451
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -40
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 43 48 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.093% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.15% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 32 38
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£260 £331 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.50% +15.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £228 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £218 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
-20.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
35083 32902 29513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.54% 74.81% 72.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 22853 20351 17832
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 935 1039 1211
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -10.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -15 17 £325 -13.33% 3
South East -3 10 £215 +2.38% 10
North West -12 7 £225 -28.57% 5
Yorkshire -4 4 £190 +5.55% 1
East of England 0 2 £400 - 5
East Midlands - 1 £365 - 2
West Midlands - 1 £215 - 1
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Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 57 (53.77%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (31.13%) Selenium
3 28 (26.42%) Manual Testing
3 28 (26.42%) SQL
4 26 (24.53%) ISEB
5 25 (23.58%) Test Scripting
6 22 (20.75%) QA
7 19 (17.92%) TDD
7 19 (17.92%) Software Testing
8 18 (16.98%) Cucumber
9 17 (16.04%) Test Management
9 17 (16.04%) Java
10 16 (15.09%) HP Quality Center
10 16 (15.09%) Jenkins
11 15 (14.15%) Test Automation
11 15 (14.15%) BDD
11 15 (14.15%) ISTQB
11 15 (14.15%) JIRA
12 14 (13.21%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (12.26%) WebDriver
13 13 (12.26%) Apple iOS
13 13 (12.26%) Oracle
14 12 (11.32%) Ruby
15 11 (10.38%) Automated Testing
15 11 (10.38%) Automation Testing
16 10 (9.43%) Oracle Database
16 10 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (9.43%) E-Commerce
16 10 (9.43%) Microsoft
16 10 (9.43%) Finance

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (4.72%) CMS
2 3 (2.83%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.94%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.89%) MS Office
2 2 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.94%) ATM
1 1 (0.94%) GPRS
1 1 (0.94%) GSM
1 1 (0.94%) Firewall
1 1 (0.94%) Internet
1 1 (0.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.43%) Oracle Database
2 7 (6.60%) MySQL
3 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.94%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 33 (31.13%) Selenium
2 18 (16.98%) Cucumber
3 16 (15.09%) Jenkins
4 15 (14.15%) JIRA
5 13 (12.26%) WebDriver
6 9 (8.49%) TestDirector
7 8 (7.55%) RSpec
7 8 (7.55%) Maven
8 6 (5.66%) JUnit
9 4 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (2.83%) Bugzilla
10 3 (2.83%) Toad
10 3 (2.83%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (2.83%) TeamCity
10 3 (2.83%) FitNesse
10 3 (2.83%) SpecFlow
10 3 (2.83%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.89%) Hudson
11 2 (1.89%) FogBugz
11 2 (1.89%) QARun
General
1 10 (9.43%) Finance
2 8 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.66%) Marketing
4 5 (4.72%) Billing
5 3 (2.83%) Banking
6 2 (1.89%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.94%) Local Government
7 1 (0.94%) Retail
7 1 (0.94%) Games
7 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.94%) Publishing
7 1 (0.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 38 (35.85%) Tester
2 34 (32.08%) Analyst
3 33 (31.13%) Test Analyst
4 12 (11.32%) Test Engineer
5 10 (9.43%) Automation Engineer
6 9 (8.49%) Web Tester
7 7 (6.60%) Manual Tester
8 6 (5.66%) Consultant
8 6 (5.66%) Test Consultant
9 5 (4.72%) QA Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) QA Tester
9 5 (4.72%) Test Leader
10 4 (3.77%) Agile Test Analyst
10 4 (3.77%) Developer
10 4 (3.77%) Software Tester
10 4 (3.77%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.77%) Senior Tester
11 3 (2.83%) Web Analyst
11 3 (2.83%) Web Test Analyst
11 3 (2.83%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.66%) HTML
1 6 (5.66%) CSS
1 6 (5.66%) SOAP
1 6 (5.66%) Web Services
2 4 (3.77%) Spring
3 3 (2.83%) .NET
4 2 (1.89%) REST
4 2 (1.89%) Gherkin
4 2 (1.89%) JAX-RS
4 2 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (1.89%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.89%) Apache Camel
4 2 (1.89%) Django
4 2 (1.89%) JAX-WS
4 2 (1.89%) XML
4 2 (1.89%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.94%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.94%) WAP
5 1 (0.94%) J2ME
5 1 (0.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.49%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.72%) Mainframe
3 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.77%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.83%) Open Source
4 3 (2.83%) iPad
5 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.89%) EMV
5 2 (1.89%) Smartcard
5 2 (1.89%) Handset
5 2 (1.89%) Clustering
6 1 (0.94%) GIS
6 1 (0.94%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.94%) DTV
6 1 (0.94%) W3C
6 1 (0.94%) iPhone
6 1 (0.94%) User Experience
6 1 (0.94%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.26%) Apple iOS
2 9 (8.49%) Android
3 3 (2.83%) UNIX
3 3 (2.83%) Windows
4 2 (1.89%) webOS
5 1 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.94%) Linux
5 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.94%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.94%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (53.77%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (26.42%) Manual Testing
3 25 (23.58%) Test Scripting
4 19 (17.92%) TDD
4 19 (17.92%) Software Testing
5 17 (16.04%) Test Management
6 15 (14.15%) Test Automation
6 15 (14.15%) BDD
7 14 (13.21%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (10.38%) Automated Testing
8 11 (10.38%) Automation Testing
9 10 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (9.43%) E-Commerce
10 9 (8.49%) Validation
10 9 (8.49%) Regression Testing
10 9 (8.49%) Scrum
11 8 (7.55%) Test Strategy
11 8 (7.55%) Integration Testing
11 8 (7.55%) System Testing
12 7 (6.60%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 28 (26.42%) SQL
2 17 (16.04%) Java
3 12 (11.32%) Ruby
4 7 (6.60%) C#
5 5 (4.72%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.77%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.77%) Python
7 1 (0.94%) PHP
7 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (24.53%) ISEB
2 15 (14.15%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (3.77%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.89%) Degree
4 2 (1.89%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (20.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.94%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 16 (15.09%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.94%) Nessus
3 1 (0.94%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 13 (12.26%) Oracle
2 10 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.60%) HP
4 3 (2.83%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (2.83%) Apple
4 3 (2.83%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.89%) SAP
5 2 (1.89%) Siebel
6 1 (0.94%) Open Text
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