The table below looks at the statistics for Web Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Testing over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Testing
England / South West
Rank 132 135 146
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.077% 0.10% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.096% 0.13% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £240 £280 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £223
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +57.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2074 2373 2312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 80.08% 82.11% 75.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1374 1664 1550
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 120 104
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.00 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £25.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Web Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 South West

Web Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Web Testing Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Web Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Web Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Web Testing
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Bristol - 1 £240 -
Devon - 1 - -
Web Testing
England

Web Testing
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 South West region with a requirement for Web Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (20.00%) iPad
4 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Web Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Web Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Web Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Web Applications Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center