The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium WebDriver
South East / Berkshire
Rank 85 122 122
Rank change year-on-year
+37 0
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 22 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.09% 0.16% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.28% 1.84% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 11
Median daily rate £450 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £362 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £407 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.67% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.87 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
237 217 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.77% 8.62% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 133 147
Median daily rate £450 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £46.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.27% +30.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing WebDriver as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebDriver across the Berkshire region.

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

WebDriver
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebDriver across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

WebDriver Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 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
Bracknell - 13 £450 -
Reading +11 4 £325 -10.95% 2
Maidenhead -2 2 £350 -17.64%
Newbury - 1 £300 -
WebDriver
South East

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 44 (97.78%) Selenium
2 30 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (62.22%) BDD
4 26 (57.78%) Test Automation
5 24 (53.33%) TDD
5 24 (53.33%) Java
6 23 (51.11%) Scrum
7 21 (46.67%) XML
8 18 (40.00%) Python
8 18 (40.00%) HTTP
8 18 (40.00%) Project Management
8 18 (40.00%) Ruby
8 18 (40.00%) JSON
8 18 (40.00%) Groovy
8 18 (40.00%) REST
9 17 (37.78%) eggPlant
9 17 (37.78%) JMeter
10 16 (35.56%) CMS
10 16 (35.56%) OOP
10 16 (35.56%) Ant
10 16 (35.56%) Content Management
10 16 (35.56%) Maven
10 16 (35.56%) Apache Ivy
10 16 (35.56%) Bitbucket
10 16 (35.56%) Gradle
11 15 (33.33%) Splunk
11 15 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
11 15 (33.33%) Sitecore
11 15 (33.33%) Automated Testing
11 15 (33.33%) OO

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 16 (35.56%) CMS
2 15 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.22%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 44 (97.78%) Selenium
2 17 (37.78%) eggPlant
2 17 (37.78%) JMeter
3 16 (35.56%) Ant
3 16 (35.56%) Apache Ivy
3 16 (35.56%) Bitbucket
3 16 (35.56%) Gradle
3 16 (35.56%) Maven
4 13 (28.89%) SoapUI
5 12 (26.67%) Cucumber
6 8 (17.78%) JIRA
7 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
8 5 (11.11%) Jenkins
9 4 (8.89%) Appium
9 4 (8.89%) Gatling
9 4 (8.89%) NeoLoad
10 3 (6.67%) Subversion
10 3 (6.67%) TeamCity
11 2 (4.44%) Bugzilla
11 2 (4.44%) JUnit
General
1 3 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) Analyst
2 17 (37.78%) Test Analyst
3 14 (31.11%) Developer
4 13 (28.89%) Developer in Test
5 12 (26.67%) Tester
6 11 (24.44%) Automation Test Analyst
7 7 (15.56%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 6 (13.33%) QA Analyst
8 6 (13.33%) QA Automation Analyst
8 6 (13.33%) QA Test Analyst
9 5 (11.11%) Automation Tester
10 4 (8.89%) Lead Test Analyst
10 4 (8.89%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (8.89%) Senior Test Analyst
10 4 (8.89%) Software Analyst
10 4 (8.89%) Software Test Analyst
10 4 (8.89%) Software Tester
10 4 (8.89%) Test Leader
11 3 (6.67%) Web Analyst
11 3 (6.67%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (46.67%) XML
2 18 (40.00%) JSON
2 18 (40.00%) REST
3 11 (24.44%) Web Services
4 9 (20.00%) SOAP
5 4 (8.89%) .NET
5 4 (8.89%) React
6 3 (6.67%) Gherkin
7 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.22%) CSS
8 1 (2.22%) HTML
8 1 (2.22%) HTML5
8 1 (2.22%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Android
1 5 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (62.22%) BDD
3 26 (57.78%) Test Automation
4 24 (53.33%) TDD
5 23 (51.11%) Scrum
6 18 (40.00%) Project Management
7 16 (35.56%) Content Management
7 16 (35.56%) OOP
8 15 (33.33%) Automated Testing
8 15 (33.33%) OO
9 14 (31.11%) Manual Testing
10 12 (26.67%) Visualisation
11 11 (24.44%) Security Testing
12 7 (15.56%) Data Protection
13 5 (11.11%) Defect Management
13 5 (11.11%) Performance Testing
13 5 (11.11%) QA Automation
13 5 (11.11%) Web Testing
14 4 (8.89%) Software Delivery
14 4 (8.89%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (53.33%) Java
2 18 (40.00%) Groovy
2 18 (40.00%) Python
2 18 (40.00%) Ruby
3 14 (31.11%) C++
4 10 (22.22%) C#
5 9 (20.00%) SQL
6 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) ISTQB
1 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) HP Fortify
2 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Sitecore
1 15 (33.33%) Splunk
2 4 (8.89%) HP
3 2 (4.44%) Capita
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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