The table below looks at the statistics for Web Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank 221 210 223
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 24 35 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.39% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.55% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 11
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£275 £284 £223
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.99% +27.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £370 £246
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £284 £245
% change year-on-year
+2.29% +15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6729 6375 6950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.52% 71.86% 70.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3766 3478 3316
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 251 328
Average hourly rate £20.25 £26.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.58% -18.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.00
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 South East

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

Web Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Web Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Web Testing Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Web Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Testing across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Web Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Web Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Web Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Web Testing
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Testing within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +11 10 £265 -24.28% 2
Buckinghamshire -17 4 £268 -3.60%
Surrey +2 3 £340 +19.29% 2
Oxfordshire +4 2 £300 -20.00% 1
Hampshire -15 1 £350 - 2
Middlesex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
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England

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 9 (29.03%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (25.81%) QA
3 8 (25.81%) Test Scripting
3 8 (25.81%) CRM
4 7 (22.58%) TestDirector
4 7 (22.58%) HP
4 7 (22.58%) Finance
4 7 (22.58%) Test Management
5 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
5 6 (19.35%) ISEB
5 6 (19.35%) Oracle
6 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
6 5 (16.13%) TDD
6 5 (16.13%) Content Management
6 5 (16.13%) Automated Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
6 5 (16.13%) ISTQB
6 5 (16.13%) Manual Testing
6 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Drupal
7 4 (12.90%) System Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Web Development
7 4 (12.90%) Test Strategy
7 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
7 4 (12.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (12.90%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (12.90%) CMS
7 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.90%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.90%) Drupal
1 4 (12.90%) CMS
2 3 (9.68%) Joomla!
2 3 (9.68%) WordPress
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) TestDirector
2 4 (12.90%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (9.68%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (9.68%) Selenium
4 2 (6.45%) QARun
4 2 (6.45%) JIRA
4 2 (6.45%) Bugzilla
4 2 (6.45%) Toad
5 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.23%) PHPUnit
5 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Automotive
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Marketing
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Billing
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Analyst
1 16 (51.61%) Test Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Tester
3 4 (12.90%) Communications Officer
3 4 (12.90%) Manual Tester
4 3 (9.68%) Systems Tester
5 2 (6.45%) Manual Test Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Automation Tester
5 2 (6.45%) Web Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Web Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Tester
5 2 (6.45%) Communications Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Test Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) HTML
1 4 (12.90%) CSS
2 2 (6.45%) Django
2 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) UNIX
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Test Scripting
1 8 (25.81%) CRM
2 7 (22.58%) Test Management
3 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
4 5 (16.13%) TDD
4 5 (16.13%) Content Management
4 5 (16.13%) Automated Testing
4 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
4 5 (16.13%) Manual Testing
4 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (12.90%) System Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Web Development
5 4 (12.90%) Test Strategy
5 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.68%) Validation
6 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.68%) Regression Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Logistics
6 3 (9.68%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
4 3 (9.68%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) Python
6 1 (3.23%) PHP
6 1 (3.23%) C
6 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) ISEB
2 5 (16.13%) ISTQB
3 4 (12.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.23%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) HP
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (3.23%) Ektron
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £300 - £340 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £275.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Redhill
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 25 days ago