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 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Testing
Rank 95 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.38% 0.066% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.088% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £275 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £235 £303
% change year-on-year
+21.27% -22.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
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
1473 1142 933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.23% 75.13% 71.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 888 629 473
Median daily rate £400 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 35 41
Median hourly rate £34.25 £16.29 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.21% -9.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.85 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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 30 May 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) BDD
3 12 (57.14%) CMS
4 11 (52.38%) Requirements Analysis
4 11 (52.38%) .NET Framework
4 11 (52.38%) WCAG
4 11 (52.38%) EPiServer
4 11 (52.38%) C#
4 11 (52.38%) HTML
4 11 (52.38%) .NET
4 11 (52.38%) CSS
4 11 (52.38%) MVC
4 11 (52.38%) CSS3
4 11 (52.38%) HTML5
4 11 (52.38%) Sitecore CMS
4 11 (52.38%) Sitecore
4 11 (52.38%) OWASP
4 11 (52.38%) SpecFlow
4 11 (52.38%) AngularJS
4 11 (52.38%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (47.62%) Scrum
6 7 (33.33%) Regression Testing
6 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 6 (28.57%) Defect Management
7 6 (28.57%) Integration Testing
7 6 (28.57%) Web Development
8 5 (23.81%) Capita
8 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
8 5 (23.81%) Process Management
8 5 (23.81%) ISEB

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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (57.14%) CMS
2 11 (52.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Magento
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) SpecFlow
2 4 (19.05%) JIRA
3 2 (9.52%) HP UFT
3 2 (9.52%) Selenium
3 2 (9.52%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (9.52%) Games
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Developer
3 6 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Agile .NET Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) HTML Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Agile C# Developer
4 5 (23.81%) C# Developer
5 4 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Lead Developer
5 4 (19.05%) UX Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) Technical Leader
6 3 (14.29%) Tester
7 2 (9.52%) Consultant
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Tester
7 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
1 11 (52.38%) .NET Framework
1 11 (52.38%) AngularJS
1 11 (52.38%) CSS
1 11 (52.38%) CSS3
1 11 (52.38%) HTML
1 11 (52.38%) HTML5
2 2 (9.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (23.81%) User Experience
3 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Graphic Design
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) BDD
3 11 (52.38%) MVC
3 11 (52.38%) OWASP
3 11 (52.38%) Requirements Analysis
4 10 (47.62%) Scrum
5 7 (33.33%) Regression Testing
6 6 (28.57%) Defect Management
6 6 (28.57%) Integration Testing
6 6 (28.57%) Web Development
7 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
7 5 (23.81%) Front End Development
7 5 (23.81%) Process Management
8 4 (19.05%) Project Management
8 4 (19.05%) Test Management
9 2 (9.52%) Automation Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Information Assurance
9 2 (9.52%) Security Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) C#
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) PHP
3 4 (19.05%) Ruby
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) ISEB
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) WCAG
2 1 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) EPiServer
1 11 (52.38%) Sitecore
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) Capita
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe