The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Testing
South East / West Sussex
Rank - 65 -
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - 0.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £255
% change year-on-year -14.28% +37.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Web Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 458 530 430
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 87.40% 88.63% 82.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 320 263
Median daily rate £435 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% -4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 18
Median hourly rate £45.87 £38.75 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.37% +7.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £23.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Web Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing Web Testing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Web Testing in West Sussex

Web Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Testing in West Sussex

Web Testing
Top 20 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Web Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) Games
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 5 (100.00%) WCAG
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Scala
1 5 (100.00%) RSpec
1 5 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) User Stories
1 5 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Defect Tracking

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) RSpec
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Quality Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 5 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) WCAG