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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 114 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 6 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 0.55% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.96% 5.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
203 247 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.25% 9.74% 6.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 131 82
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £449 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 10
Average hourly rate £29.50 £12.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.83% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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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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
Slough - 3 £380 - 2
Reading -1 1 £525 +31.25%
Bracknell - - - -
WebDriver
South East

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) QA
4 5 (55.56%) Scrum
5 4 (44.44%) TDD
5 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
5 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
5 4 (44.44%) Kanban
5 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
5 4 (44.44%) BDD
6 3 (33.33%) TestNG
6 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (33.33%) Test Management
6 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 3 (33.33%) Time Management
6 3 (33.33%) HP
6 3 (33.33%) ISEB
6 3 (33.33%) Perl
6 3 (33.33%) VB
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (33.33%) JUnit
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) Python
6 3 (33.33%) Ruby
6 3 (33.33%) C#
6 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
6 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) TestNG
2 3 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
4 1 (11.11%) Calabash
4 1 (11.11%) JBehave
4 1 (11.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) QA Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
1 1 (11.11%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
3 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 4 (44.44%) Kanban
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) BDD
4 3 (33.33%) Test Management
4 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) Time Management
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Code Coverage
5 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Perl
2 3 (33.33%) VB
2 3 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) Ruby
2 3 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Appcelerator
2 1 (11.11%) Sun
2 1 (11.11%) SAP