The first table below looks at the demand for the Web Tester role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Tester
Rank 390 405 398
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Web Tester 9 7 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.038% 0.029% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.031% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 11
Average daily rate
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£298 £288 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.47% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £190 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £368 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £275 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.27% -12.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.00 -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21859 22413 24498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.70% 92.41% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14991 15271 15886
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 461 651
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Web Tester
England

Web Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Tester in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Web Tester Jobs Demand Trend in London

Web Tester
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Web Tester Daily Rate Trend in London

Web Tester
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Tester across the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Web Tester Daily Rate Histogram in London

Web Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Tester across the London region.

Web Tester Hourly Rate Trend in London

Web Tester
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Tester within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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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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
City of London +10 1 £450 +22.44% 2
Web Tester
England

Web Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Web Tester in their job title 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 with Web Tester in their job title.

1 11 (64.71%) E-Commerce
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) BDD
3 6 (35.29%) Integration Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Retail
4 5 (29.41%) PHP
4 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
5 4 (23.53%) Web Testing
5 4 (23.53%) French Language
6 3 (17.65%) Selenium
6 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
6 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
7 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
7 2 (11.76%) CMS
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle
7 2 (11.76%) ISEB
7 2 (11.76%) EPoS
7 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.76%) TDD
7 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
8 1 (5.88%) JIRA
8 1 (5.88%) Content Management
8 1 (5.88%) CEH
8 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
8 1 (5.88%) C#
8 1 (5.88%) Firebug
8 1 (5.88%) EPiServer

Web Tester
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Web Tester in their job title 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 with Web Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) EPiServer CMS
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Selenium
2 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.88%) Firebug
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 5 (29.41%) Retail
2 4 (23.53%) French Language
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) SOAP
1 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.76%) EPoS
3 1 (5.88%) AS400
3 1 (5.88%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) E-Commerce
2 7 (41.18%) BDD
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Integration Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Web Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
5 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Content Management
7 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
1 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) CEH
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) EPiServer
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