Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 142 175
Rank change year-on-year -5 +33 -32
Contract jobs citing Web Testing 7 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.23% 0.53% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.62% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 9
West Yorkshire median daily rate £263 £275 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +1.85% +22.73%
10th Percentile £236 £248 £255
90th Percentile £379 £345 £330
Yorkshire median daily rate £263 £275 £270
% change year-on-year -4.55% +1.85% +22.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,550 2,726 3,592
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.27% 84.63% 84.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,740 1,784 2,415
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.90% +5.48%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £265
90th Percentile £550 £539 £558
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 70 105
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -5.57% +5.90%
10th Percentile £9.81 £10.19 £9.99
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.55 £30.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.87 £15.00
% change year-on-year +17.73% -0.90% -

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Testing in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 20 January 2018. 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 +2 5 £257 -10.61% 1
Bradford +2 2 £263 -12.50%
Web Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (28.57%) SDET
4 2 (28.57%) Scala
4 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
4 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) Games
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) WCAG
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (28.57%) Selenium
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby
5 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
5 1 (14.29%) Python

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:

Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium
3 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) JUnit
4 1 (14.29%) RSpec
4 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (28.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (28.57%) SDET
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) QA Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) WCAG
2 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft