The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Web Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Tester
Rank - - 85
Contract jobs requiring a Web Tester 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £306 £288 £283
% change year-on-year
+6.52% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Web Tester
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1780 1701 1262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.88% 95.19% 96.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1108 1014 732
Median daily rate £400 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 67 61
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Web Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Web Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Web Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Web Tester Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Web Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Web Tester Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Web Tester Skill Set
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 Manchester region featuring Web Tester in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Rational Performance Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing

Web Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Rational Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM