The table below looks at the statistics for Web Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.35% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£320 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £280 £234
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +19.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
442 259 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 74.79% 68.88% 65.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 129 140
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 30 24
Average hourly rate £18.50 £30.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.33% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.00 £13.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.09 £32.50 £22.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Web Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Web Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Web Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Web Testing Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Web Testing
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 20 (100.00%) JUnit
1 20 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 20 (100.00%) Selenium
1 20 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 20 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 20 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 19 (95.00%) Automation Testing
2 19 (95.00%) RSpec
2 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (95.00%) Test Automation
3 13 (65.00%) Scrum
4 10 (50.00%) Java
4 10 (50.00%) Ruby
4 10 (50.00%) TDD
5 9 (45.00%) Test Scripting
5 9 (45.00%) QA
6 8 (40.00%) Software Testing
7 6 (30.00%) Games
8 5 (25.00%) User Stories
9 4 (20.00%) C#
9 4 (20.00%) Python
9 4 (20.00%) Scala

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

Development Applications
1 20 (100.00%) JUnit
1 20 (100.00%) Selenium
1 20 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 20 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 20 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 19 (95.00%) RSpec
General
1 6 (30.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Consultant
1 11 (55.00%) Test Consultant
2 9 (45.00%) Test Automation Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Test Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (95.00%) Test Automation
2 19 (95.00%) Automation Testing
3 13 (65.00%) Scrum
4 10 (50.00%) TDD
5 9 (45.00%) Test Scripting
6 8 (40.00%) Software Testing
7 5 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Java
1 10 (50.00%) Ruby
2 4 (20.00%) Scala
2 4 (20.00%) Python
2 4 (20.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) QA