The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Web Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Tester
England / London
Rank 392 389 387
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Web Tester 4 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.078% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.082% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 8
Median daily rate £319 £328 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.67% +6.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £180 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £443 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.46% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18377 19532 19691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.92% 95.15% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13128 13704 14023
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 305 343
Median hourly rate £20.12 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.80% +2.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.26 £36.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Web Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Web Tester in the job title.

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
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Web Tester contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Web Tester in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) QA
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) Selenium
3 4 (30.77%) Web Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Test Planning
4 3 (23.08%) Automation Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Banking
5 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) JIRA
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
5 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
5 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills

Web Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) Burp Suite
3 1 (7.69%) Capybara
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) Robot Framework
3 1 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
3 1 (7.69%) OAuth
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (7.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Test Planning
2 4 (30.77%) Web Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Automation Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
3 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
1 3 (23.08%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) Section 508
2 1 (7.69%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
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