The table below looks at the statistics for Web Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Testing over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Testing
Rank 61 65 64
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 5 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.70% 0.50% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.63% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Average daily rate £280 £395 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.11% +53.39%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £225 £241
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Web Testing
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
595 635 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.80% 78.59% 77.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 352 321
Average daily rate £399 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 15
Average hourly rate £14.20 £16.00 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +0.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £18.50 £30.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Web Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Web Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Web Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Web Testing Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) ISEB
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) V-Model
4 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) SAP BI
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Selenium
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Test Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Web Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Web Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SAP BI Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) Test Management
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) V-Model
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP