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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Tester
England / London
Rank 401 416 410
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Web Tester 5 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.043% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.045% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 9
Median daily rate £350 £330 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £305 £238
% change year-on-year
+3.27% +28.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £20.30 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £13.75

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
18431 20097 20183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.79% 95.01% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13201 14255 14185
Median daily rate £475 £450 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 299 332
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Tester within the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Croydon - 1 - -
Web Tester
England

Web Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (63.64%) QA
2 6 (54.55%) Selenium
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
3 4 (36.36%) Web Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
4 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) Python
5 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Security Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Docker
6 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
6 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (9.09%) Robot Framework
6 1 (9.09%) Burp Suite
6 1 (9.09%) Protractor
6 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing

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 (9.09%) GitHub
1 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Selenium
2 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
2 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
4 1 (9.09%) Burp Suite
4 1 (9.09%) Capybara
4 1 (9.09%) FitNesse
4 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (9.09%) Hudson
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (9.09%) JUnit
4 1 (9.09%) NUnit
4 1 (9.09%) Protractor
4 1 (9.09%) Robot Framework
4 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (9.09%) Apache CXF
4 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
4 1 (9.09%) OAuth
4 1 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile Banking
1 1 (9.09%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
2 4 (36.36%) Web Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Security Testing
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Usability Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) Section 508
2 1 (9.09%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker