The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 27 46 37
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -9
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.04% 0.38% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.00% 1.41% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £406 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WebDriver
East Sussex

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

Development Applications Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
30 71 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 20.41% 26.79% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 47 18
Average daily rate £363 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) QA
2 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) OOP
3 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (66.67%) QA Automation
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) ISEB
4 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Java EE
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) Ajax
5 1 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) Maven
5 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (16.67%) JMeter
5 1 (16.67%) Electronics
5 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (16.67%) JMS
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 1 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) Ant
3 1 (16.67%) Gradle
3 1 (16.67%) Hudson
3 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) JMeter
3 1 (16.67%) jMock
3 1 (16.67%) JUnit
3 1 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (16.67%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) QA Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer in Test
3 1 (16.67%) Java Analyst Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Analyst Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) JMS
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) BDD
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) OOP
2 4 (66.67%) QA Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Groovy
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
1 1 (16.67%) Rally