Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Web Test Analyst was £288 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 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 Test Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 827 834 772
Rank change year-on-year +7 -62 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Web Test Analyst 22 42 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.023% 0.043% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.046% 0.100%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 27 55
England median daily rate £288 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.17% - +0.84%
10th Percentile £249 £181 £250
90th Percentile £388 £388 £388
UK median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89119 91561 99256
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.77% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 59385 60311 64207
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2639 2960 3840
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.96 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Web Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Web Test Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -26 8 £308 +2.50%
South West +10 5 £315 +40.00%
East of England -13 5 £250 -28.57% 1
North of England +55 4 £270 +44.00% 3
North West +19 2 £373 +98.67% 1
Midlands +17 2 - -
Yorkshire +13 2 £270 +0.47% 2
East Midlands +2 2 - -
Web Test Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Test Scripting
3 7 (31.82%) Manual Testing
4 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 6 (27.27%) Selenium
4 6 (27.27%) JIRA
4 6 (27.27%) Web Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Compatibility Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Java
5 5 (22.73%) Scrum
5 5 (22.73%) Regression Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
5 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
5 5 (22.73%) SoapUI
5 5 (22.73%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Issue Tracking
6 4 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
6 4 (18.18%) TDD
6 4 (18.18%) SOAP
6 4 (18.18%) ISEB
6 4 (18.18%) QA
6 4 (18.18%) Retail
7 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Banking
7 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Performance Testing
7 3 (13.64%) SQL
7 3 (13.64%) CMS
7 3 (13.64%) Exploratory Testing
7 3 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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 3 (13.64%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Mingle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) JIRA
1 6 (27.27%) Selenium
2 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
2 5 (22.73%) SoapUI
3 2 (9.09%) Gatling
4 1 (4.55%) IntelliJ
4 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
4 1 (4.55%) LoadUI
4 1 (4.55%) Maven
4 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.55%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (18.18%) Retail
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) SOAP
2 2 (9.09%) Gherkin
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) REST
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) Ajax
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) HTML5
3 1 (4.55%) jQuery
3 1 (4.55%) JSON
3 1 (4.55%) WebSockets
3 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Android
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.55%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Test Scripting
3 7 (31.82%) Manual Testing
4 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 6 (27.27%) Web Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Compatibility Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Regression Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Scrum
5 5 (22.73%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
6 4 (18.18%) Issue Tracking
6 4 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
6 4 (18.18%) TDD
7 3 (13.64%) Exploratory Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Open Source
7 3 (13.64%) Performance Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
7 3 (13.64%) System Testing
7 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) Scala
3 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ISEB
2 3 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.55%) Guidewire
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Qubit
2 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com