The table below looks at the statistics for Web Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Testing over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 96 76 76
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 10 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.59% 0.29% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.36% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 1
Average daily rate
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£265 £220 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.45% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £295 £280
% change year-on-year
-2.54% +5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - -
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West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1388 826 754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 82.47% 80.82% 79.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1004 548 413
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £530 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 16 28
Average hourly rate £15.25 £11.43 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.47% -74.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

Web Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Testing across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Web Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Testing across the Leeds region.

Web Testing Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Web Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Testing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Web Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) Manual Testing
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
1 7 (53.85%) ISEB
2 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
3 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
3 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 3 (23.08%) Automation Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
6 2 (15.38%) Capita
6 2 (15.38%) Test Management
6 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 2 (15.38%) Open Source
6 2 (15.38%) C#
6 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) JIRA
7 1 (7.69%) QA
7 1 (7.69%) Selenium
7 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Java
7 1 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
7 1 (7.69%) Gherkin

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
1 10 (76.92%) Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Test Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
2 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) Manual Testing
2 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
3 3 (23.08%) Automation Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Open Source
4 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Test Management
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) System Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) ISEB
2 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Capita