The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 102 114 116
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 21 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.83% 0.12% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.69% 1.19% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £343 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £343 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £343 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 - -
WebDriver
South East

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
273 252 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.76% 9.96% 10.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 137 106
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £437 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 9
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +133.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 17 £350 -
Bracknell +3 3 - -
Slough - 1 £413 -
WebDriver
South East

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing WebDriver also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebDriver.

1 38 (100.00%) Selenium
2 24 (63.16%) QA
3 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (47.37%) C#
4 18 (47.37%) Test Automation
5 17 (44.74%) Security Cleared
5 17 (44.74%) Java
6 16 (42.11%) SC Cleared
7 14 (36.84%) Test Scripting
7 14 (36.84%) BDD
8 12 (31.58%) Cucumber
9 11 (28.95%) Regression Testing
10 9 (23.68%) Scrum
10 9 (23.68%) VB
11 8 (21.05%) SQL
11 8 (21.05%) TDD
11 8 (21.05%) Gherkin
12 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
12 6 (15.79%) XML
13 5 (13.16%) HTML
13 5 (13.16%) JBehave
14 4 (10.53%) System Testing
14 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
14 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
14 4 (10.53%) Ruby
14 4 (10.53%) Retail
14 4 (10.53%) Finance
14 4 (10.53%) ISEB
14 4 (10.53%) Code Coverage
14 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing WebDriver also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebDriver. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) GitHub
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) DHCP
1 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) DB2
1 3 (7.89%) DbVisualizer
2 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 38 (100.00%) Selenium
2 12 (31.58%) Cucumber
3 5 (13.16%) JBehave
4 3 (7.89%) SpecFlow
4 3 (7.89%) Subversion
5 2 (5.26%) Appium
5 2 (5.26%) Robolectric
5 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.26%) Calabash
5 2 (5.26%) RSpec
5 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.26%) JMeter
5 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.63%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.63%) JUnit
6 1 (2.63%) Maven
6 1 (2.63%) JIRA
6 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.63%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (10.53%) Retail
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
3 1 (2.63%) Automotive
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Games
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Tester
2 14 (36.84%) Analyst
3 13 (34.21%) Test Analyst
4 9 (23.68%) Software Tester
5 7 (18.42%) Selenium Tester
6 6 (15.79%) Regression Tester
7 5 (13.16%) QA Engineer
7 5 (13.16%) Automation Tester
8 3 (7.89%) QA Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Test Leader
9 2 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Developer
10 1 (2.63%) QA Tester
10 1 (2.63%) C# Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Senior C# Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Quality Analyst
10 1 (2.63%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) Gherkin
2 6 (15.79%) XML
3 5 (13.16%) HTML
4 3 (7.89%) Flash
4 3 (7.89%) J2EE
4 3 (7.89%) RESTful
5 2 (5.26%) .NET
6 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.63%) CSS
6 1 (2.63%) SOAP
6 1 (2.63%) Web Services
6 1 (2.63%) WCF
6 1 (2.63%) HTML5
6 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.63%) CSS3
6 1 (2.63%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) DTV
2 1 (2.63%) Online Games
2 1 (2.63%) Open Source
2 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) UNIX
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (47.37%) Test Automation
3 14 (36.84%) Test Scripting
3 14 (36.84%) BDD
4 11 (28.95%) Regression Testing
5 9 (23.68%) Scrum
6 8 (21.05%) TDD
7 4 (10.53%) System Testing
7 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Code Coverage
7 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.89%) Document Management
8 3 (7.89%) Pair Programming
8 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Kanban
8 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.89%) Coaching
9 2 (5.26%) Agile Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) C#
2 17 (44.74%) Java
3 9 (23.68%) VB
4 8 (21.05%) SQL
5 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.53%) Ruby
7 2 (5.26%) Objective-C
7 2 (5.26%) Python
8 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.63%) PHP
8 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.63%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 17 (44.74%) Security Cleared
2 16 (42.11%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) ISEB
3 4 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (7.89%) Degree
4 3 (7.89%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.63%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (63.16%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Squid
1 1 (2.63%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) HP
2 1 (2.63%) SAP