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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 245 223 203
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -20
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 9 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.097% 0.095% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.13% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 11
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£225 £163 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -40.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £163 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £163 £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £223 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
-19.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6904 6079 5346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 74.77% 72.15% 70.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3808 3190 2643
Average daily rate £398 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.85% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 229 256 330
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -20.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £43.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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
Buckinghamshire - 3 £490 - 1
Berkshire -2 2 - - 3
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Web Testing
England

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (44.00%) Oracle
1 11 (44.00%) Test Scripting
2 10 (40.00%) Test Management
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) TestDirector
3 9 (36.00%) Manual Testing
4 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
5 7 (28.00%) V-Model
5 7 (28.00%) Validation
6 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
6 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
6 6 (24.00%) CRM
6 6 (24.00%) Billing
6 6 (24.00%) Logistics
6 6 (24.00%) Marketing
6 6 (24.00%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (24.00%) Test Strategy
7 5 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (20.00%) HP
8 4 (16.00%) UNIX
8 4 (16.00%) System Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (12.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
9 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
9 3 (12.00%) QA
9 3 (12.00%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (12.00%) ISEB

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) TestDirector
2 2 (8.00%) Bugzilla
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (8.00%) Toad
2 2 (8.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (8.00%) QARun
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (24.00%) Billing
1 6 (24.00%) Marketing
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Tester
2 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Test Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Manual Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Web Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Test Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) UAT Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Test Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) XML
1 2 (8.00%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) UNIX
2 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Test Scripting
2 10 (40.00%) Test Management
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) Manual Testing
4 7 (28.00%) V-Model
4 7 (28.00%) Validation
5 6 (24.00%) CRM
5 6 (24.00%) Logistics
5 6 (24.00%) Test Strategy
6 5 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (16.00%) System Testing
7 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Migration
9 2 (8.00%) Regression Testing
9 2 (8.00%) SOA
9 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Use Case
9 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (12.00%) ISEB
2 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (12.00%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (8.00%) Apple
5 1 (4.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
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