The table below looks at the statistics for Web Testing skills 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 Testing over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank 406 390 379
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -11
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 22 29 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.089% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 31
Average daily rate
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£320 £263 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.90% -22.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £110 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £365 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £279 £223
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +25.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19071 19669 18770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.41% 77.64% 75.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13778 13777 12793
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 231 331
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -38.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.00 £50.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

Web Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Web Testing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Web Testing
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Web Testing Daily Rate Trend in London

Web Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Testing across the London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Web Testing Daily Rate Histogram in London

Web Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Web Testing Hourly Rate Trend in London

Web Testing
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 Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 21 October 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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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 4 £333 +52.87%
Ealing - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 2
Web Testing
England

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) Selenium
3 13 (32.50%) Java
4 11 (27.50%) QA
5 10 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 10 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 9 (22.50%) Scrum
6 9 (22.50%) WebDriver
6 9 (22.50%) BDD
7 8 (20.00%) TDD
7 8 (20.00%) C#
8 7 (17.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (17.50%) Mobile App
9 6 (15.00%) Apple iOS
9 6 (15.00%) Manual Testing
10 5 (12.50%) HTML
10 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
10 5 (12.50%) SQL
10 5 (12.50%) Web Services
10 5 (12.50%) Android
10 5 (12.50%) Cucumber
10 5 (12.50%) Automated Testing
11 4 (10.00%) Content Management
11 4 (10.00%) JIRA
11 4 (10.00%) Capistrano
11 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
11 4 (10.00%) CSS
11 4 (10.00%) MySQL
11 4 (10.00%) SEO
11 4 (10.00%) User Stories

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 2 (5.00%) WordPress
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (45.00%) Selenium
2 9 (22.50%) WebDriver
3 5 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 4 (10.00%) JIRA
5 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
6 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.50%) RSpec
7 1 (2.50%) Calabash
7 1 (2.50%) Hudson
7 1 (2.50%) Concordion
7 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.50%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.50%) Firebug
7 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (2.50%) Ant
7 1 (2.50%) JUnit
7 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.50%) Toad
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Advertising
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Publishing
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Analyst
1 11 (27.50%) Test Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Tester
3 9 (22.50%) Test Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Web Tester
6 3 (7.50%) QA Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
6 3 (7.50%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) QA Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Mobile Tester
8 1 (2.50%) Selenium Tester
8 1 (2.50%) UI Programmer
8 1 (2.50%) Automation Tester
8 1 (2.50%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) UI Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) HTML
1 5 (12.50%) Web Services
2 4 (10.00%) CSS
2 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (7.50%) CSS3
3 3 (7.50%) SOAP
3 3 (7.50%) LAMP
3 3 (7.50%) jQuery
3 3 (7.50%) HTML5
4 2 (5.00%) JAX-WS
4 2 (5.00%) .NET
4 2 (5.00%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.50%) JAX-RS
5 1 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.50%) Apache Camel
5 1 (2.50%) JSP
5 1 (2.50%) XML
5 1 (2.50%) JMS
5 1 (2.50%) JMX
5 1 (2.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.00%) Open Source
2 2 (5.00%) Social Media
2 2 (5.00%) EMV
2 2 (5.00%) Smartcard
2 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.50%) GIS
3 1 (2.50%) AS400
3 1 (2.50%) Blog
3 1 (2.50%) iSeries
3 1 (2.50%) New Media
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (12.50%) Android
3 2 (5.00%) UNIX
3 2 (5.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 10 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 9 (22.50%) BDD
3 9 (22.50%) Scrum
4 8 (20.00%) TDD
5 7 (17.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (15.00%) Manual Testing
7 5 (12.50%) Automated Testing
8 4 (10.00%) SEO
8 4 (10.00%) Content Management
8 4 (10.00%) Analytics
8 4 (10.00%) User Stories
9 3 (7.50%) Test Scripting
9 3 (7.50%) Security Testing
9 3 (7.50%) Software Testing
10 2 (5.00%) Web Development
10 2 (5.00%) OO
10 2 (5.00%) SOA
10 2 (5.00%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) Java
2 8 (20.00%) C#
3 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.50%) SQL
4 3 (7.50%) PHP
5 2 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Capistrano
2 1 (2.50%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.50%) Nagios
2 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Zend
3 1 (2.50%) Facebook
3 1 (2.50%) ExactTarget
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe
3 1 (2.50%) Open Text
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle