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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank 385 395 388
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 24 29 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.099% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 19
Average daily rate
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£325 £270 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £126 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £382 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £284 £245
% change year-on-year
+2.29% +15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Web Testing
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
18703 19294 19476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.04% 76.55% 74.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13024 13514 13082
Average daily rate £450 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 235 362
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.50 £48.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +25 3 £400 +23.07% 4
Ealing - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Web Testing
England

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 36 (62.07%) Selenium
2 25 (43.10%) QA
3 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (34.48%) Java
4 20 (34.48%) E-Commerce
5 17 (29.31%) Test Automation
6 15 (25.86%) Web Services
6 15 (25.86%) Mobile App
7 14 (24.14%) Cucumber
7 14 (24.14%) Automated Testing
8 13 (22.41%) WebDriver
9 12 (20.69%) Security Testing
9 12 (20.69%) ISEB
9 12 (20.69%) SQL
10 11 (18.97%) Degree
10 11 (18.97%) Performance Testing
10 11 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (18.97%) BDD
11 10 (17.24%) SoapUI
11 10 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (17.24%) TDD
11 10 (17.24%) Retail
11 10 (17.24%) Internet
12 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
12 9 (15.52%) Apple iOS
12 9 (15.52%) Load Testing
12 9 (15.52%) Relational Database
13 8 (13.79%) DevOps
13 8 (13.79%) hybris
13 8 (13.79%) Quality Management

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (3.45%) WordPress
2 1 (1.72%) Node.js
2 1 (1.72%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) GitHub
2 1 (1.72%) PaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.24%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) Network Security
2 1 (1.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
1 9 (15.52%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.17%) MySQL
3 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.72%) Big Data
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 36 (62.07%) Selenium
2 14 (24.14%) Cucumber
3 13 (22.41%) WebDriver
4 10 (17.24%) SoapUI
5 4 (6.90%) JMeter
5 4 (6.90%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (6.90%) Calabash
6 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
6 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
6 3 (5.17%) JIRA
7 2 (3.45%) WATIR
7 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
7 2 (3.45%) JUnit
7 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.72%) Robotium
8 1 (1.72%) QUnit
8 1 (1.72%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.72%) Concordion
8 1 (1.72%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.72%) RSpec
General
1 10 (17.24%) Retail
2 8 (13.79%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.62%) Finance
4 3 (5.17%) Advertising
5 2 (3.45%) Publishing
5 2 (3.45%) Banking
5 2 (3.45%) Marketing
6 1 (1.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (27.59%) Analyst
1 16 (27.59%) Test Analyst
2 14 (24.14%) Tester
3 11 (18.97%) Test Leader
4 7 (12.07%) Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Test Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) QA Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) QA Test Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) QA Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Web Tester
6 4 (6.90%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Mobile Tester
7 3 (5.17%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) QA Tester
8 2 (3.45%) Technical Tester
8 2 (3.45%) Senior QA Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Principle Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.86%) Web Services
2 4 (6.90%) HTML
2 4 (6.90%) .NET
2 4 (6.90%) XML
2 4 (6.90%) SOAP
3 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.17%) CSS3
3 3 (5.17%) HTML5
3 3 (5.17%) CSS
3 3 (5.17%) jQuery
3 3 (5.17%) LAMP
4 2 (3.45%) REST
4 2 (3.45%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.72%) Mustache
5 1 (1.72%) JAX-WS
5 1 (1.72%) RESTful
5 1 (1.72%) Sass
5 1 (1.72%) JMX
5 1 (1.72%) SAML
5 1 (1.72%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.17%) Digital Media
2 3 (5.17%) Open Source
3 2 (3.45%) GIS
3 2 (3.45%) Social Media
4 1 (1.72%) iSeries
4 1 (1.72%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.72%) EMV
4 1 (1.72%) AS400
4 1 (1.72%) Blog
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Apple iOS
2 6 (10.34%) Android
3 3 (5.17%) UNIX
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (34.48%) E-Commerce
3 17 (29.31%) Test Automation
4 14 (24.14%) Automated Testing
5 12 (20.69%) Security Testing
6 11 (18.97%) Performance Testing
6 11 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (18.97%) BDD
7 10 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (17.24%) TDD
8 9 (15.52%) Load Testing
9 8 (13.79%) DevOps
9 8 (13.79%) Quality Management
10 7 (12.07%) Scrum
11 6 (10.34%) Automation Testing
12 5 (8.62%) Test Scripting
12 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
13 4 (6.90%) Content Management
13 4 (6.90%) Software Testing
13 4 (6.90%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 20 (34.48%) Java
2 12 (20.69%) SQL
3 8 (13.79%) Ruby
4 6 (10.34%) C#
5 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.17%) PHP
7 1 (1.72%) Python
7 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) ISEB
2 11 (18.97%) Degree
3 6 (10.34%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (43.10%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Capistrano
2 3 (5.17%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.72%) Puppet
3 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.72%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) hybris
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.17%) Zend
3 1 (1.72%) Facebook
3 1 (1.72%) ExactTarget
3 1 (1.72%) Adobe
3 1 (1.72%) HP
3 1 (1.72%) IBM
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle
3 1 (1.72%) Open Text
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Marcus Donald People
Rate: £230 to £270 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Aston Carter
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago