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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 29 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.34% 1.09% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.35% 11.11% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +5.71%
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 - -
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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
31 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 12.11% 9.78% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 14
Average daily rate £325 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £420 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.92% +0.80%

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 1 July 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) TestNG
2 6 (85.71%) Eclipse
2 6 (85.71%) IntelliJ
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
4 4 (57.14%) Maven
4 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
5 3 (42.86%) Firebug
5 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
5 3 (42.86%) HP UFT
5 3 (42.86%) Scrum
6 2 (28.57%) ISEB
6 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
6 2 (28.57%) QA
6 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
7 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
7 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (14.29%) C#
7 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
7 1 (14.29%) BDD
7 1 (14.29%) VBScript
7 1 (14.29%) VB
7 1 (14.29%) Windows
7 1 (14.29%) TDD

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) Eclipse
2 6 (85.71%) IntelliJ
2 6 (85.71%) TestNG
3 4 (57.14%) Maven
3 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
4 3 (42.86%) HP UFT
4 3 (42.86%) Firebug
5 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA