Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Web Tester was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Tester
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 256 - 266
Rank change year-on-year - +266 +31
Contract jobs requiring a Web Tester 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.014% - 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% - 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
City of London median daily rate £600 - £350
10th Percentile £575 - £266
90th Percentile £625 - £422
Central London median daily rate £600 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6765 6392 8566
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.51% 95.45% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5343 5073 6726
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £688 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 78 124
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.38 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.16% -4.79% +4.29%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £10.15
90th Percentile £29.40 £48.12 £39.63
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.17 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.45% -4.64% +5.88%

Web Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Web Tester in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Web Tester in the City of London

Web Tester
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Tester in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Tester in the City of London

Web Tester
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Tester in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Tester in the City of London

Web Tester Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Web Tester contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Web Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TypeScript

Web Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) TypeScript