The table below looks at the statistics for Web Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Testing over the 3 months to 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Testing
Rank 143 171 136
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -35
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 17 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.48% 0.067% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.082% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 1
Median daily rate £245 £275 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.90% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.37 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
+31.23% -
Web Testing
England

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2939 3663 2440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.30% 81.82% 75.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1877 2293 1396
Median daily rate £408 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.11% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 149 114
Median hourly rate £24.50 £37.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.78% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £13.00 £12.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.58 £56.97 £78.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

Web Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Web Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Web Testing Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Web Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Testing across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Web Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Web Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Testing across the North West region.

Web Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Web Testing
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Testing within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 12 £210 - 2
Cheshire +5 4 £369 +34.09%
Merseyside - 1 £65 -
Web Testing
England

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 North West region with a requirement for Web Testing.

1 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) ISEB
2 14 (43.75%) Defect Management
3 13 (40.63%) E-Commerce
4 11 (34.38%) Regression Testing
5 10 (31.25%) SQL
5 10 (31.25%) Degree
6 9 (28.13%) Integration Testing
6 9 (28.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (25.00%) Test Management
7 8 (25.00%) JIRA
7 8 (25.00%) ISTQB
7 8 (25.00%) Project Management
8 6 (18.75%) Ruby
8 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
8 6 (18.75%) PHP
8 6 (18.75%) XML
8 6 (18.75%) Magento
8 6 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (18.75%) BDD
9 5 (15.63%) Exploratory Testing
9 5 (15.63%) Games
9 5 (15.63%) QA
9 5 (15.63%) Retail
10 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
10 4 (12.50%) Mobile Games
10 4 (12.50%) Information Assurance
10 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (12.50%) Security Testing
10 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (3.13%) Apache
1 1 (3.13%) CMS
1 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) JIRA
2 3 (9.38%) HP UFT
2 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.13%) Burp Suite
3 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 5 (15.63%) Games
1 5 (15.63%) Retail
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Analyst
1 18 (56.25%) Test Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Tester
3 8 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) Test Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Web Analyst
5 6 (18.75%) Web Test Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Junior
7 3 (9.38%) Junior Test Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Manual Test Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) QA Tester
8 2 (6.25%) ERP Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Junior Test Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) SAP Test Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Tester
8 2 (6.25%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) XML
2 2 (6.25%) SOAP
2 2 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 4 (12.50%) Mobile Games
2 2 (6.25%) EPoS
3 1 (3.13%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) Defect Management
3 13 (40.63%) E-Commerce
4 11 (34.38%) Regression Testing
5 9 (28.13%) Integration Testing
6 8 (25.00%) Project Management
6 8 (25.00%) Test Management
7 6 (18.75%) BDD
8 5 (15.63%) Exploratory Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Information Assurance
9 4 (12.50%) Security Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
10 3 (9.38%) Automation Testing
10 3 (9.38%) Scrum
10 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
11 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
11 2 (6.25%) ERP
11 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing
11 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 6 (18.75%) PHP
2 6 (18.75%) Ruby
3 2 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) ISEB
2 10 (31.25%) Degree
3 9 (28.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe
2 1 (3.13%) hybris
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
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