The table below looks at the statistics for Web Testing skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Testing over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Testing
Rank 551 573 603
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +30
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 73 73 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.13% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 41 31
Median daily rate £308 £300 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £194 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £374 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £223
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +34.83%
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 across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40825 44928 44271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.52% 81.15% 76.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27182 29127 28771
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1081 1342 1219
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Web Testing
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Web Testing
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Testing within the UK.

Web Testing Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Web Testing
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Testing within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Web Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Web Testing
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Testing within the UK.

Web Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Web Testing
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 4 December 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
England +6 70 £315 +5.00% 20
London -18 17 £301 +0.41% 5
North East -13 15 £340 +13.33%
Tyne and Wear -23 15 £340 +13.33%
Newcastle upon Tyne -27 15 £340 +13.33%
South East +22 12 £290 -3.33% 4
West Midlands -2 11 £375 +25.00% 2
Yorkshire +25 10 £288 +9.52% 3
West Yorkshire +19 9 £275 +4.76% 3
Leeds +21 6 £288 +10.57% 3
Birmingham -6 6 £388 +72.22%
Berkshire - 5 £375 - 1
North West 0 3 £413 +17.85% 2
Shropshire - 3 - -
West Sussex - 3 - -
Telford - 3 - -
Worthing - 3 - -
Milton Keynes +14 2 £290 +3.57% 1
Cheshire +13 2 £413 +55.66% 1
Buckinghamshire +10 2 £290 +3.57% 1
Reading - 2 £375 -
Halifax - 2 £275 -
Glasgow - 2 £288 -
Scotland - 2 £288 -
South West +7 1 £240 -21.31% 2
East of England +5 1 £475 +100.00% 1
Manchester +2 1 - - 1
Staffordshire -6 1 - -
City of London - 1 £275 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £400 -

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 with a requirement for Web Testing.

1 102 (74.45%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (51.09%) Selenium
3 64 (46.72%) QA
4 59 (43.07%) Test Scripting
5 57 (41.61%) WebDriver
6 53 (38.69%) Automation Testing
7 52 (37.96%) Cucumber
8 46 (33.58%) Jenkins
9 42 (30.66%) Test Automation
10 39 (28.47%) TDD
11 38 (27.74%) Automated Testing
12 34 (24.82%) JUnit
12 34 (24.82%) Scala
12 34 (24.82%) RSpec
13 33 (24.09%) Defect Tracking
14 31 (22.63%) JSON
15 30 (21.90%) Games
16 28 (20.44%) User Stories
17 26 (18.98%) WCAG
18 25 (18.25%) SQL
19 23 (16.79%) BDD
20 22 (16.06%) Java
21 21 (15.33%) Scrum
22 19 (13.87%) HTML
22 19 (13.87%) ISEB
22 19 (13.87%) JIRA
22 19 (13.87%) Manual Testing
23 18 (13.14%) Regression Testing
24 14 (10.22%) Finance
24 14 (10.22%) JavaScript

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills 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 5 (3.65%) Confluence
2 2 (1.46%) CMS
3 1 (0.73%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.73%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (2.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.46%) GitHub
2 1 (0.73%) IaaS
2 1 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.92%) HTTP
2 3 (2.19%) Internet
3 1 (0.73%) DNS
3 1 (0.73%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.19%) MySQL
2 3 (2.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 70 (51.09%) Selenium
2 57 (41.61%) WebDriver
3 52 (37.96%) Cucumber
4 46 (33.58%) Jenkins
5 34 (24.82%) JUnit
5 34 (24.82%) RSpec
6 19 (13.87%) JIRA
7 13 (9.49%) SoapUI
8 10 (7.30%) Git (software)
9 6 (4.38%) Jasmine
9 6 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (3.65%) HP UFT
10 5 (3.65%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (3.65%) Protractor
11 4 (2.92%) Hudson
12 3 (2.19%) JMeter
12 3 (2.19%) Maven
13 2 (1.46%) Build Forge
13 2 (1.46%) Capybara
13 2 (1.46%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (21.90%) Games
2 14 (10.22%) Finance
3 4 (2.92%) Retail
4 3 (2.19%) Back Office
4 3 (2.19%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.46%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.46%) Publishing
6 1 (0.73%) Advertising
6 1 (0.73%) Banking
6 1 (0.73%) Law
6 1 (0.73%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (32.85%) Analyst
1 45 (32.85%) Test Engineer
2 44 (32.12%) Test Analyst
3 35 (25.55%) QA Engineer
4 32 (23.36%) QA Test Engineer
5 31 (22.63%) Tester
6 29 (21.17%) Quality Engineer
7 15 (10.95%) Web Analyst
7 15 (10.95%) Web Test Analyst
8 10 (7.30%) Manual Test Analyst
8 10 (7.30%) QA Tester
8 10 (7.30%) Web Tester
9 8 (5.84%) Test Automation Engineer
10 7 (5.11%) Automation Tester
10 7 (5.11%) Developer
10 7 (5.11%) Senior Test Engineer
11 6 (4.38%) QA Automation Engineer
11 6 (4.38%) Senior QA Engineer
11 6 (4.38%) Senior Quality Engineer
12 5 (3.65%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (22.63%) JSON
2 19 (13.87%) HTML
3 10 (7.30%) XML
4 8 (5.84%) CSS
5 7 (5.11%) jQuery
6 5 (3.65%) .NET
6 5 (3.65%) AngularJS
6 5 (3.65%) HTML5
6 5 (3.65%) React
6 5 (3.65%) Spring
6 5 (3.65%) Spring MVC
6 5 (3.65%) Struts
6 5 (3.65%) Struts2
7 4 (2.92%) Angular 2
7 4 (2.92%) J2EE
7 4 (2.92%) Java EE
7 4 (2.92%) SOAP
8 3 (2.19%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.19%) Gherkin
8 3 (2.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.84%) Mobile App
2 7 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.38%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.38%) User Experience
4 3 (2.19%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.19%) Mobile Games
4 3 (2.19%) Social Network
5 2 (1.46%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.46%) EPoS
5 2 (1.46%) Social Media
6 1 (0.73%) BBC
6 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.73%) iPad
6 1 (0.73%) NHS
6 1 (0.73%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.92%) Linux
2 2 (1.46%) Android
2 2 (1.46%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (74.45%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (43.07%) Test Scripting
3 53 (38.69%) Automation Testing
4 42 (30.66%) Test Automation
5 39 (28.47%) TDD
6 38 (27.74%) Automated Testing
7 33 (24.09%) Defect Tracking
8 28 (20.44%) User Stories
9 23 (16.79%) BDD
10 21 (15.33%) Scrum
11 19 (13.87%) Manual Testing
12 18 (13.14%) Regression Testing
13 13 (9.49%) E-Commerce
13 13 (9.49%) Integration Testing
14 12 (8.76%) Front End Development
14 12 (8.76%) Functional Testing
14 12 (8.76%) Software Testing
15 10 (7.30%) Defect Management
15 10 (7.30%) SDLC
16 9 (6.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (24.82%) Scala
2 25 (18.25%) SQL
3 22 (16.06%) Java
4 14 (10.22%) JavaScript
5 12 (8.76%) C#
6 8 (5.84%) Ruby
7 6 (4.38%) Python
8 3 (2.19%) Groovy
9 2 (1.46%) PHP
9 2 (1.46%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.73%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.73%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (13.87%) ISEB
2 10 (7.30%) ISTQB
3 9 (6.57%) Degree
4 7 (5.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.92%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.92%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (46.72%) QA
2 26 (18.98%) WCAG
3 2 (1.46%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.73%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 5 (3.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.46%) IBM
2 2 (1.46%) SAP
3 1 (0.73%) Apple
3 1 (0.73%) CA
3 1 (0.73%) HP
3 1 (0.73%) JD Edwards
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle
3 1 (0.73%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.73%) VMware
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