The table below looks at the statistics for Web Testing skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 540 531 527
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 71 62 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 38 32
Average daily rate
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£294 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £379 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
-13.79% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £29.00

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
44318 41702 38141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.68% 76.22% 74.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 28766 25845 23099
Average daily rate £415 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1167 1177 1114
Average hourly rate £28.85 £25.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.62 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Web Testing
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Testing within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Testing within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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
England -18 66 £288 -0.86% 24
London +7 24 £331 +1.92% 5
South East -22 12 £200 -25.92% 6
Yorkshire -17 11 £276 +25.56% 3
Kent +7 9 £200 -38.46% 1
Tyne and Wear -20 9 £308 +0.81%
North East -21 9 £308 +0.81%
Newcastle upon Tyne -23 9 £308 +0.81%
West Yorkshire -12 8 £276 +25.56%
Leeds -18 8 £276 +25.56%
South West +2 5 £344 +3.69% 1
Scotland 0 3 - - 4
Wiltshire - 3 - -
East of England -1 2 £325 +62.50%
City of London -10 2 £300 -
North Yorkshire - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 - - 1
Harrogate - 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 - -
East Midlands -3 1 £225 -23.40% 1
Buckinghamshire -5 1 £250 -6.54%
Milton Keynes -6 1 £250 -6.54%
Edinburgh -6 1 - - 2
West Midlands -7 1 - - 2
North West -20 1 £65 - 6
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Merseyside - 1 £65 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Gatwick - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 - -

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 69 (55.65%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (29.03%) QA
2 36 (29.03%) Selenium
2 36 (29.03%) Test Scripting
3 33 (26.61%) Manual Testing
4 31 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 28 (22.58%) ISEB
6 25 (20.16%) Automated Testing
7 24 (19.35%) E-Commerce
8 23 (18.55%) C#
9 22 (17.74%) Software Testing
10 20 (16.13%) JIRA
10 20 (16.13%) Cucumber
11 19 (15.32%) Scrum
11 19 (15.32%) Regression Testing
12 18 (14.52%) Microsoft
12 18 (14.52%) .NET
12 18 (14.52%) Test Automation
12 18 (14.52%) Automation Testing
13 17 (13.71%) SQL
13 17 (13.71%) Oracle
14 16 (12.90%) Integration Testing
14 16 (12.90%) System Testing
14 16 (12.90%) WebDriver
15 15 (12.10%) Java
15 15 (12.10%) TDD
15 15 (12.10%) Retail
15 15 (12.10%) ISTQB
16 14 (11.29%) Oracle Database
17 13 (10.48%) SQL Server

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.03%) CMS
2 2 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (1.61%) Confluence
3 1 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.81%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (5.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.81%) MS Project
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.29%) Oracle Database
2 13 (10.48%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.81%) MySQL
4 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.81%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.81%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 36 (29.03%) Selenium
2 20 (16.13%) JIRA
2 20 (16.13%) Cucumber
3 16 (12.90%) WebDriver
4 12 (9.68%) Jenkins
5 11 (8.87%) RSpec
6 9 (7.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (7.26%) JUnit
7 7 (5.65%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.42%) NUnit
8 3 (2.42%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.42%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.61%) Gradle
9 2 (1.61%) Artifactory
9 2 (1.61%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.61%) TestComplete
9 2 (1.61%) Ant
9 2 (1.61%) Maven
9 2 (1.61%) HP UFT
9 2 (1.61%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (12.10%) Retail
2 10 (8.06%) Marketing
3 8 (6.45%) Finance
4 4 (3.23%) Games
5 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.81%) Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 68 (54.84%) Analyst
1 68 (54.84%) Test Analyst
2 38 (30.65%) Tester
3 13 (10.48%) Test Engineer
4 12 (9.68%) Automation Engineer
5 11 (8.87%) Test Automation Engineer
5 11 (8.87%) Test Leader
6 10 (8.06%) Automation Tester
7 8 (6.45%) Web Analyst
7 8 (6.45%) Web Test Analyst
7 8 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (6.45%) Senior Test Analyst
8 7 (5.65%) UAT Tester
8 7 (5.65%) Automation Test Analyst
8 7 (5.65%) Automation Analyst
9 6 (4.84%) Web Tester
9 6 (4.84%) Agile Test Analyst
9 6 (4.84%) Test Manager
10 5 (4.03%) Agile Tester
11 4 (3.23%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.52%) .NET
2 6 (4.84%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.03%) XML
4 4 (3.23%) CSS
5 3 (2.42%) HTML
5 3 (2.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (1.61%) Spring
7 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.81%) WCF
7 1 (0.81%) HTML5
7 1 (0.81%) CSS3
7 1 (0.81%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.81%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.45%) Mobile App
2 6 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.03%) User Experience
4 4 (3.23%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.61%) New Media
5 2 (1.61%) Social Media
5 2 (1.61%) W3C
6 1 (0.81%) Handset
6 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.81%) Wiki
6 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.87%) Android
1 11 (8.87%) Apple iOS
2 9 (7.26%) Windows
3 2 (1.61%) Linux
3 2 (1.61%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.81%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (55.65%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (29.03%) Test Scripting
3 33 (26.61%) Manual Testing
4 31 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 25 (20.16%) Automated Testing
6 24 (19.35%) E-Commerce
7 22 (17.74%) Software Testing
8 19 (15.32%) Regression Testing
8 19 (15.32%) Scrum
9 18 (14.52%) Test Automation
9 18 (14.52%) Automation Testing
10 16 (12.90%) System Testing
10 16 (12.90%) Integration Testing
11 15 (12.10%) TDD
12 11 (8.87%) Test Management
13 9 (7.26%) BDD
14 8 (6.45%) Agile Testing
15 7 (5.65%) User Stories
15 7 (5.65%) SDLC
16 6 (4.84%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.55%) C#
2 17 (13.71%) SQL
3 15 (12.10%) Java
4 11 (8.87%) Ruby
5 10 (8.06%) Python
6 8 (6.45%) Scala
7 4 (3.23%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.61%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (22.58%) ISEB
2 15 (12.10%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.61%) Degree
5 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (29.03%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 9 (7.26%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.61%) Puppet
2 2 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.61%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (14.52%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.71%) Oracle
3 3 (2.42%) Endeca
3 3 (2.42%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.61%) SaltStack
4 2 (1.61%) Capita
4 2 (1.61%) SAP
5 1 (0.81%) IBM
5 1 (0.81%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.81%) Adobe
5 1 (0.81%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.81%) OpenText
5 1 (0.81%) Telerik
5 1 (0.81%) WorldPay
5 1 (0.81%) hybris
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Up to £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £300.00 - £387.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Dundee
Real Staffing
Rate: £25 - £30 per hour
Posted: 18 days ago