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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 33 26 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.92% 0.57% 1.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.50% 6.25% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate
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£350 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
40 16 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 15.33% 9.20% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 17
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £25.50 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.29 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +3.67%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (50.00%) LoadRunner
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) VBScript
3 4 (50.00%) VB
4 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Kanban
4 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) ISEB
6 1 (12.50%) JMeter
6 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
6 1 (12.50%) Test Management
6 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (50.00%) LoadRunner
4 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
5 2 (25.00%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (12.50%) JMeter
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Web Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Kanban
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) VBScript
1 4 (50.00%) VB
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) HP