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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Testing
Rank 93 86 82
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 12 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.66% 0.21% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.27% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 3
Average daily rate £370 £245 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.02% -22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £225 £258
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -12.62%
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
1490 1098 877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.82% 77.43% 75.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 668 468
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 31 33
Average hourly rate £29.50 £17.50 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.57% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.50 £10.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £48.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Stockport - 10 £370 -
Web Testing
North West

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (86.67%) BDD
2 11 (73.33%) HTML5
2 11 (73.33%) SpecFlow
2 11 (73.33%) AngularJS
2 11 (73.33%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (73.33%) CSS3
2 11 (73.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 11 (73.33%) .NET Framework
2 11 (73.33%) WCAG
2 11 (73.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 11 (73.33%) Sitecore
2 11 (73.33%) OWASP
2 11 (73.33%) EPiServer
2 11 (73.33%) MVC
2 11 (73.33%) CMS
2 11 (73.33%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) HTML
2 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) CSS
3 10 (66.67%) Scrum
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) User Experience
5 5 (33.33%) Process Management
5 5 (33.33%) Capita
5 5 (33.33%) Front End Development
6 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (13.33%) TDD
7 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Cucumber

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (73.33%) CMS
1 11 (73.33%) Sitecore CMS
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) SpecFlow
2 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Developer
3 6 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Agile .NET Developer
3 6 (40.00%) HTML Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Agile C# Developer
4 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
5 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (26.67%) Lead Developer
5 4 (26.67%) UX Developer
6 3 (20.00%) Technical Leader
7 2 (13.33%) Angular Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Automation Tester
7 2 (13.33%) Consultant
7 2 (13.33%) Manual Tester
7 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (13.33%) Technical Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Tester
7 2 (13.33%) User Experience Consultant
8 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) .NET
1 11 (73.33%) .NET Framework
1 11 (73.33%) AngularJS
1 11 (73.33%) CSS
1 11 (73.33%) CSS3
1 11 (73.33%) HTML
1 11 (73.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (86.67%) BDD
2 11 (73.33%) MVC
2 11 (73.33%) OWASP
2 11 (73.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 10 (66.67%) Scrum
4 5 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 5 (33.33%) Process Management
5 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.67%) Black-Box Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.67%) Defect Management
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (73.33%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) EPiServer
1 11 (73.33%) Sitecore
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Capita
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