The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 55 51 64
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 16 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.90% 0.34% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.04% 4.00% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 3
Average daily rate
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£363 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £350 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £350 £318
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 West

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

Development Applications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
114 50 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 13.51% 8.39% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 40 44
Average daily rate £380 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £398 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +4.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 13
Average hourly rate £33.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.55% +12.50%
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 Bristol

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

WebDriver
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebDriver across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

WebDriver Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 36 (97.30%) Selenium
2 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (45.95%) Finance
3 17 (45.95%) Scrum
4 16 (43.24%) WATIR
5 15 (40.54%) JMeter
5 15 (40.54%) Maven
6 14 (37.84%) Performance Testing
6 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
6 14 (37.84%) TestNG
6 14 (37.84%) Open Source
7 13 (35.14%) Automated Testing
7 13 (35.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (35.14%) Security Testing
7 13 (35.14%) BDD
8 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
9 11 (29.73%) Test Scripting
10 8 (21.62%) JIRA
11 7 (18.92%) Java
12 5 (13.51%) TDD
13 4 (10.81%) ISEB
13 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (10.81%) Cucumber
14 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
14 3 (8.11%) Ruby
14 3 (8.11%) QA
14 3 (8.11%) Automation Testing
15 2 (5.41%) C#
15 2 (5.41%) PHP
15 2 (5.41%) JUnit

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (2.70%) Apache
1 1 (2.70%) Mule
1 1 (2.70%) Apache Solr
1 1 (2.70%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 36 (97.30%) Selenium
2 16 (43.24%) WATIR
3 15 (40.54%) JMeter
3 15 (40.54%) Maven
4 14 (37.84%) TestNG
5 8 (21.62%) JIRA
6 4 (10.81%) Cucumber
7 2 (5.41%) Hudson
7 2 (5.41%) JUnit
7 2 (5.41%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (5.41%) LoadRunner
7 2 (5.41%) FitNesse
7 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
7 2 (5.41%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Electronics
3 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Tester
2 10 (27.03%) Technical Tester
3 8 (21.62%) Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Lead Developer
4 7 (18.92%) UAT Tester
4 7 (18.92%) Technical Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Test Leader
6 4 (10.81%) Test Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) QA Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Automation Tester
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Test Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Selenium Tester
8 1 (2.70%) UAT Test Manager
8 1 (2.70%) UAT Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Agile Tester
8 1 (2.70%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
1 2 (5.41%) RESTful
2 1 (2.70%) Spring Integration
2 1 (2.70%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.70%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) Spring
2 1 (2.70%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Open Source
2 2 (5.41%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (45.95%) Scrum
3 14 (37.84%) Performance Testing
4 13 (35.14%) Security Testing
4 13 (35.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (35.14%) Automated Testing
4 13 (35.14%) BDD
5 11 (29.73%) Test Scripting
6 5 (13.51%) TDD
7 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.11%) Automation Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Agile Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.41%) Kanban
9 2 (5.41%) Web Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
9 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.70%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) Java
2 3 (8.11%) Ruby
3 2 (5.41%) C#
3 2 (5.41%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) Perl
4 1 (2.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
2 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) ISEB
4 2 (5.41%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) SAP
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle
Bristol, Avon
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Vertical IT
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago