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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Testing
Rank 99 101 90
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.061% 0.10% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.072% 0.13% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Median daily rate - £350 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +44.32%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £223
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +34.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
1394 1550 1122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 84.74% 79.61% 75.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 910 894 711
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 40 30
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.35 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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
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 4 December 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 9 (60.00%) ISEB
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 5 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 5 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (26.67%) Exploratory Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
5 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (20.00%) HP UFT
6 3 (20.00%) Mobile Games
6 3 (20.00%) Games
6 3 (20.00%) Retail
6 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
6 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (20.00%) Automation Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (13.33%) Selenium
7 2 (13.33%) JIRA
7 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Test Management
7 2 (13.33%) EPoS
7 2 (13.33%) Internet
7 2 (13.33%) Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management

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 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (20.00%) Games
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Test Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Tester
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Junior
4 3 (20.00%) Junior Test Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Manual Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) ERP Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) SAP Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Functional Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) SOAP
1 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile Games
2 2 (13.33%) EPoS
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 4 (26.67%) Exploratory Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
5 3 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (13.33%) ERP
6 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) Test Management
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
7 1 (6.67%) System Testing
7 1 (6.67%) TDD
7 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
7 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) ISEB
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft