Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Web Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Testing over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Web Testing
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 102 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 - +109
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.25% 0.059% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.070% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Bristol median daily rate £300 £240 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
South West median daily rate £300 £325 £337
% change year-on-year -7.69% -3.49% -3.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Web Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1571 1421 1402
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 79.54% 83.44% 81.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1073 1029 1094
Bristol median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £263 £255 £263
90th Percentile £538 £551 £534
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 65 37
Bristol median hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +31.58% -24.00%
10th Percentile £11.90 £12.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £46.75 £46.30 £48.50
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +44.44%

Web Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Web Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Web Testing in Bristol

Web Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Testing in Bristol

Web Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Testing in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Web Testing.

1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (60.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (40.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (20.00%) Software AG
3 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Intranet
3 1 (20.00%) Extranet
3 1 (20.00%) webMethods
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Ant
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports

Web Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Extranet
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
1 1 (20.00%) PuTTY
1 1 (20.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (20.00%) Ant
2 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) TestNG
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Web Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Web Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) API Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) F#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Software AG
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) webMethods