The median contractor rate for a Web Test Analyst was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 June 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 Test Analyst
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 570 602 579
Rank change year-on-year +32 -23  
Contract jobs requiring a Web Test Analyst 12 30 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.028% 0.061% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.064% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 18
Median daily rate £325 £295 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.16% -5.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £233 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £378 £377
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £278 £280
% change year-on-year +17.11% -0.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40228 46925 48391
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.73% 95.04% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 26246 30992 30918
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1226 1370 1877
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Web Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Web Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Web Test Analyst in England

Web Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Test Analyst in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Test Analyst in England

Web Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Test Analyst in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Test Analyst in England

Web Test Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Test Analyst in England

Web Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 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
London +8 6 £346 +15.41%
East of England -3 3 £313 +24.37%
North West +15 1 - - 1
South West +5 1 £350 -
West Midlands - 1 £338 - 3
Web Test Analyst
UK

Web Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Web Test Analyst 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 England region featuring Web Test Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Manual Testing
3 10 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (45.00%) Web Testing
5 8 (40.00%) E-Commerce
6 7 (35.00%) Regression Testing
7 6 (30.00%) Cucumber
8 5 (25.00%) JIRA
8 5 (25.00%) QA
8 5 (25.00%) CMS
9 4 (20.00%) SQL
9 4 (20.00%) Test Planning
10 3 (15.00%) Issue Tracking
10 3 (15.00%) Defect Management
10 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
10 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
10 3 (15.00%) Selenium
10 3 (15.00%) Android
10 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
10 3 (15.00%) WebDriver
10 3 (15.00%) Retail
10 3 (15.00%) Content Management
10 3 (15.00%) Windows
10 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
10 3 (15.00%) ISEB
10 3 (15.00%) Scrum
11 2 (10.00%) Finance
11 2 (10.00%) Internet
11 2 (10.00%) IBM
11 2 (10.00%) Java

Web Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 5 (25.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (25.00%) JIRA
3 3 (15.00%) Selenium
3 3 (15.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (10.00%) Gatling
4 2 (10.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Android
1 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Manual Testing
3 10 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (45.00%) Web Testing
5 8 (40.00%) E-Commerce
6 7 (35.00%) Regression Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Test Planning
8 3 (15.00%) Content Management
8 3 (15.00%) Defect Management
8 3 (15.00%) Issue Tracking
8 3 (15.00%) Scrum
8 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
9 2 (10.00%) Case Management
9 2 (10.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 2 (10.00%) Load Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Multichannel Retail
9 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Smoke Testing
9 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) IBM
2 2 (10.00%) IBM Sterling
3 1 (5.00%) VMware