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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Testing over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Testing
North West / Manchester
Rank 92 97 86
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 4 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% 0.57% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.69% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 3
Median daily rate £300 £370 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +64.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £350 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £450 £257
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1166 1587 1082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 83.05% 82.31% 76.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 738 925 668
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £273 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 36 34
Median hourly rate £29.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.26% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.63 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £40.00 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

Web Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 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 16 January 2017.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Web Testing.

1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) ISEB
3 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
4 6 (46.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (38.46%) Regression Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Exploratory Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (30.77%) Selenium
7 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Degree
7 3 (23.08%) XML
7 3 (23.08%) Retail
7 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
7 3 (23.08%) Defect Management
8 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (15.38%) ERP
8 2 (15.38%) Windows
8 2 (15.38%) MS Office
8 2 (15.38%) SAP
8 2 (15.38%) SOAP
8 2 (15.38%) Java
8 2 (15.38%) EPoS
8 2 (15.38%) Internet
8 2 (15.38%) Project Management
8 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
8 2 (15.38%) BDD
8 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (15.38%) JIRA
8 2 (15.38%) QA

Web Testing
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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
1 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
1 9 (69.23%) Test Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Manual Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) ERP Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SAP Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Functional Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior SAP Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Software Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) EPoS
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile Games
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
3 5 (38.46%) Exploratory Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Regression Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Defect Management
4 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (15.38%) ERP
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Test Management
6 1 (7.69%) API Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Case Management
6 1 (7.69%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 1 (7.69%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 1 (7.69%) QA Automation
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) ANSI SQL
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) ISEB
2 6 (46.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft