Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 22 July 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 170 164
Rank change year-on-year +27 -6 -17
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 8 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.28% 0.15% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.17% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 16
West Yorkshire median daily rate £275 - £250
10th Percentile £239 - £203
90th Percentile £294 - £294
Yorkshire median daily rate £275 - £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2470 3508 3568
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 86.48% 86.47% 85.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1687 2409 2419
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.36% +1.71%
10th Percentile £300 £287 £243
90th Percentile £550 £570 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 50 76
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.43 £13.50 £17.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.52% -21.10% +11.28%
10th Percentile £8.41 £10.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £29.08 £24.25 £40.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -6.90% -12.12% +10.00%

Web Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Web Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Web Testing in West Yorkshire

Web Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Testing in West Yorkshire

Web Testing
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Testing within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Leeds +26 7 £275 - 3
Halifax - 1 £275 -
Web Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Web Testing.

1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) SDLC
3 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
3 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
4 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
5 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
5 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
6 2 (25.00%) .NET
6 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (25.00%) ISEB
6 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
7 1 (12.50%) DevOps
7 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
7 1 (12.50%) User Experience
7 1 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 1 (12.50%) CSS
7 1 (12.50%) C#
7 1 (12.50%) HTML
7 1 (12.50%) SQL
7 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
7 1 (12.50%) CMS

Web Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (12.50%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
3 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Manual Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Web Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Web Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 6 (75.00%) SDLC
3 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
4 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
6 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
7 1 (12.50%) DevOps
7 1 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
7 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft