The table below looks at the statistics for Web Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Testing over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Testing
Rank 128 123 117
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.039% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.051% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £388 £235 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.89% -24.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £235 £303
% change year-on-year
+21.27% -22.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2314 1975 1758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.65% 76.34% 75.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1332 1219 925
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 92 111
Median hourly rate £18.50 £28.85 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.86% -17.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Web Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Web Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Web Testing Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Web Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Testing across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Web Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Web Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Web Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Web Testing
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
Coventry - 2 £425 -
Warwickshire - 2 £188 -
Solihull - 1 £350 -
Web Testing
England

Web Testing
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Web Testing.

1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Games
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (16.67%) QA

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Games
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Applications Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Tester
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Java Automation Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Web Applications Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Web Automation Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Web Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft