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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Testing over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Testing
England / London
Rank 397 384 404
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 6 32 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.15% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.037% 0.18% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 10
Median daily rate £269 £369 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.11% +18.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £177 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £413 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £225
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +55.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
16153 17661 17197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.51% 84.12% 81.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11671 12516 12421
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 206 192
Median hourly rate £31.50 £24.23 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +10.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

Web Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Web Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 21 January 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
City of London -6 1 £275 -29.03% 1
Web Testing
England

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Web Testing.

1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) Selenium
3 11 (55.00%) QA
4 9 (45.00%) WebDriver
4 9 (45.00%) BDD
5 8 (40.00%) Scrum
6 7 (35.00%) HTML
6 7 (35.00%) Java
7 6 (30.00%) Manual Testing
7 6 (30.00%) Automation Testing
8 5 (25.00%) Cucumber
8 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
8 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
9 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (20.00%) Functional Testing
9 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
9 4 (20.00%) J2EE
9 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
9 4 (20.00%) Java EE
10 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
10 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
10 3 (15.00%) MySQL
10 3 (15.00%) SQL
10 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (15.00%) CSS
10 3 (15.00%) Linux
10 3 (15.00%) HTTP

Web Testing
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
1 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Selenium
2 9 (45.00%) WebDriver
3 5 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (10.00%) Capybara
5 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (10.00%) JIRA
6 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
6 1 (5.00%) Hudson
6 1 (5.00%) JUnit
6 1 (5.00%) Maven
6 1 (5.00%) PHPUnit
6 1 (5.00%) Ranorex
6 1 (5.00%) RSpec
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Tester
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Applications Manager
3 4 (20.00%) QA Manager
3 4 (20.00%) QA Test Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Web Tester
4 3 (15.00%) QA Tester
4 3 (15.00%) Test Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Web Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Web Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Java Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Senior QA Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.00%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) J2EE
2 4 (20.00%) Java EE
3 3 (15.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (5.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) BBC
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) Social Media
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) BDD
3 8 (40.00%) Scrum
4 6 (30.00%) Automation Testing
4 6 (30.00%) Manual Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 4 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
7 3 (15.00%) SDLC
7 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.00%) TDD
8 2 (10.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) HP
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft