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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Testing
Rank 140 132 143
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.10% 0.099% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £300 £325 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +7.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £235 £303
% change year-on-year
+21.27% -22.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2332 2317 2358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.39% 76.54% 79.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1517 1545 1567
Median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £289 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 100 122
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £33.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +9.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £16.95 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Testing across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Web Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 May 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
Devon - 2 £398 -
Dorset - 1 £203 -
Web Testing
England

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 South West region with a requirement for Web Testing.

1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Groovy
2 1 (20.00%) WordPress
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Equities
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) JMeter
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Java

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (20.00%) JMeter
1 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Leader
1 2 (40.00%) Web Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Web Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Oracle Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Web Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Equities
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Test Management
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Groovy
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle