The table below looks at the statistics for Web Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Testing over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank 87 76 82
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 5 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% 0.35% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.47% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
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£245 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +0.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £243 £278 £280
% change year-on-year
-12.61% -0.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Web Testing
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1002 843 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.37% 73.75% 71.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 449 443
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £248 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £477 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 44 46
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £10.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.13 £48.70 £87.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Web Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Web Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Web Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Web Testing Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Web Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Testing across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Web Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Web Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Web Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Web Testing
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Wigan - - - - 1
Web Testing
North West

Web Testing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (83.33%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) iPad
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (16.67%) Retail

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Junior
2 2 (33.33%) Junior Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) HP Quality Center
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