Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 18 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 247 245 268
Rank change year-on-year -2 +23 +31
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.028% 0.030% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.032% 0.034% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
City of London median daily rate - £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.33% -17.81%
Central London median daily rate £313 £325 £300
% change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% -18.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6261 5866 7755
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.43% 87.42% 83.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4975 4699 6170
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +3.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 55 74
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £13.34 £12.15 £10.91
90th Percentile £30.90 £53.05 £40.00
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.58% -5.00% +11.14%

Web Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Web Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Web Testing in the City of London

Web Testing
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 Testing in the City of London.

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 City of London region with a requirement for Web Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) YAML
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) RubyGems
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Capybara
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) LoadUI

Web Testing
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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Capybara
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) LoadUI
1 2 (100.00%) RubyGems
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (100.00%) QA Automation Tester
1 2 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) YAML
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA