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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Testing
Rank 595 590 577
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 66 73 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 41 37
Median daily rate £300 £288 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £350 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £250 £290
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.79%
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
44547 45656 42956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.75% 79.99% 78.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 29462 29606 26622
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1037 1202 1216
Median hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.36 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.16 £52.17 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +8 59 £306 +6.52% 22
London +1 27 £325 -1.88% 8
North West +14 15 £210 +223.07% 3
Manchester - 11 £280 - 3
South East +9 7 £355 +77.50% 5
Cardiff - 6 £300 -
South Wales - 6 £300 -
Wales - 6 £300 -
West Yorkshire -1 3 £385 +39.36% 2
Gatwick -3 3 £300 -
West Sussex -7 3 £300 -
Yorkshire -9 3 £385 +39.36% 3
West Midlands -24 3 £369 -
Cheshire - 3 £188 -
Surrey - 3 £450 - 3
City of London +49 2 - - 1
East of England +21 2 £288 -11.53% 2
Leeds -6 2 £385 +39.36% 1
Cambridgeshire +17 1 £288 -11.53% 1
Glasgow +3 1 £102 -
South West +1 1 £203 -41.04% 1
Warwickshire 0 1 - -
Merseyside 0 1 £65 -
Scotland 0 1 £102 -
Liverpool -1 1 £65 -
Tyne and Wear -43 1 £300 -2.43%
North East -46 1 £300 -2.43%
Newcastle upon Tyne -48 1 £300 -2.43%
Coventry - 1 £425 -
Staffordshire - 1 £313 -

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 75 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (29.63%) Test Scripting
3 31 (28.70%) Selenium
4 28 (25.93%) QA
5 27 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 27 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 25 (23.15%) ISEB
7 24 (22.22%) Cucumber
7 24 (22.22%) BDD
8 23 (21.30%) E-Commerce
8 23 (21.30%) Software Testing
9 21 (19.44%) Scrum
10 19 (17.59%) SQL
10 19 (17.59%) Defect Management
10 19 (17.59%) Integration Testing
11 18 (16.67%) JIRA
11 18 (16.67%) Manual Testing
11 18 (16.67%) Java
12 17 (15.74%) JavaScript
12 17 (15.74%) ISTQB
13 15 (13.89%) WebDriver
14 14 (12.96%) Degree
14 14 (12.96%) Waterfall
15 13 (12.04%) Test Automation
15 13 (12.04%) Ruby
15 13 (12.04%) Automated Testing
16 12 (11.11%) Finance
16 12 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
17 11 (10.19%) User Acceptance Testing
18 10 (9.26%) Test Management

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 (4.63%) CMS
2 2 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (1.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.93%) Apache
3 1 (0.93%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.93%) Confluence
3 1 (0.93%) Drupal
3 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Magento
2 2 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.85%) GitHub
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
2 1 (0.93%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.93%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.93%) MySQL
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.93%) Redis
Development Applications
1 31 (28.70%) Selenium
2 24 (22.22%) Cucumber
3 18 (16.67%) JIRA
4 15 (13.89%) WebDriver
5 10 (9.26%) HP UFT
6 8 (7.41%) Jenkins
6 8 (7.41%) SoapUI
7 5 (4.63%) Git (software)
8 4 (3.70%) JMeter
8 4 (3.70%) JUnit
8 4 (3.70%) RSpec
9 3 (2.78%) Calabash
9 3 (2.78%) Hudson
9 3 (2.78%) LoadRunner
9 3 (2.78%) Maven
9 3 (2.78%) YouTrack
10 2 (1.85%) Appium
10 2 (1.85%) MSTest
10 2 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.85%) Zephyr
General
1 12 (11.11%) Finance
2 10 (9.26%) Retail
3 7 (6.48%) Games
4 6 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.78%) Back Office
5 3 (2.78%) Banking
6 2 (1.85%) Law
6 2 (1.85%) Legal
7 1 (0.93%) Automotive
7 1 (0.93%) Marketing
7 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 52 (48.15%) Analyst
2 50 (46.30%) Test Analyst
3 35 (32.41%) Tester
4 21 (19.44%) Web Analyst
5 20 (18.52%) Web Test Analyst
6 17 (15.74%) Test Engineer
7 11 (10.19%) Web Tester
8 10 (9.26%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 10 (9.26%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
9 8 (7.41%) Agile Test Analyst
10 7 (6.48%) QA Tester
11 6 (5.56%) Automation Tester
11 6 (5.56%) Junior
12 5 (4.63%) Manual Test Analyst
12 5 (4.63%) Manual Tester
12 5 (4.63%) QA Analyst
12 5 (4.63%) Selenium Tester
12 5 (4.63%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (4.63%) Senior Test Analyst
12 5 (4.63%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.26%) XML
2 8 (7.41%) Web Services
3 7 (6.48%) HTML
4 5 (4.63%) .NET
4 5 (4.63%) CSS
4 5 (4.63%) RESTful
5 4 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.70%) JSON
5 4 (3.70%) SOAP
6 3 (2.78%) Gherkin
7 2 (1.85%) WCF
8 1 (0.93%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.93%) Backbone.js
8 1 (0.93%) HTML5
8 1 (0.93%) JSP
8 1 (0.93%) Node.js
8 1 (0.93%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.48%) Computer Science
1 7 (6.48%) User Experience
2 6 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.70%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.78%) Apple TV
4 3 (2.78%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.78%) Mobile Games
4 3 (2.78%) Social Media
4 3 (2.78%) Social Network
5 2 (1.85%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.93%) EPoS
6 1 (0.93%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.93%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.70%) Apple iOS
1 4 (3.70%) Linux
2 3 (2.78%) Android
3 2 (1.85%) Unix
3 2 (1.85%) Windows
4 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (29.63%) Test Scripting
3 27 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 27 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 24 (22.22%) BDD
5 23 (21.30%) E-Commerce
5 23 (21.30%) Software Testing
6 21 (19.44%) Scrum
7 19 (17.59%) Defect Management
7 19 (17.59%) Integration Testing
8 18 (16.67%) Manual Testing
9 14 (12.96%) Waterfall
10 13 (12.04%) Automated Testing
10 13 (12.04%) Test Automation
11 11 (10.19%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (9.26%) TDD
12 10 (9.26%) Test Management
13 9 (8.33%) Functional Testing
14 8 (7.41%) Non-Functional Testing
14 8 (7.41%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.59%) SQL
2 18 (16.67%) Java
3 17 (15.74%) JavaScript
4 13 (12.04%) Ruby
5 9 (8.33%) C#
6 8 (7.41%) PHP
7 5 (4.63%) Scala
8 4 (3.70%) Python
9 3 (2.78%) Groovy
10 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (23.15%) ISEB
2 17 (15.74%) ISTQB
3 14 (12.96%) Degree
4 7 (6.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (25.93%) QA
2 2 (1.85%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.93%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 5 (4.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.70%) Apple
2 4 (3.70%) HP
2 4 (3.70%) Oracle
3 3 (2.78%) IBM
3 3 (2.78%) VMware
4 2 (1.85%) hybris
4 2 (1.85%) JD Edwards
4 2 (1.85%) SAP
4 2 (1.85%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.85%) SOASTA, Inc
5 1 (0.93%) Adobe
5 1 (0.93%) CA
5 1 (0.93%) Pega
5 1 (0.93%) Rally
5 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £180 - £240 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spectrum IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Spectrum IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 23 days ago