The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 62 64 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 7 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.82% 1.20% 2.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.14% 7.33% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 17
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £343 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £429 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 -
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
98 150 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.52% 16.30% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 108 83
Median daily rate £380 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 6
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.39 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.32% +6.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+9.47% -0.92%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing WebDriver as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 July 2016.

WebDriver Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) Selenium
1 14 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 14 (100.00%) SpecFlow
2 13 (92.86%) Cucumber
2 13 (92.86%) Ruby
2 13 (92.86%) C#
3 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 11 (78.57%) JIRA
3 11 (78.57%) Git (software)
3 11 (78.57%) Behat
3 11 (78.57%) Capybara
3 11 (78.57%) Rally
4 8 (57.14%) Software Delivery
4 8 (57.14%) WATIR
4 8 (57.14%) Software Testing
4 8 (57.14%) ISTQB
4 8 (57.14%) ISEB
4 8 (57.14%) OO
4 8 (57.14%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (42.86%) BDD
6 3 (21.43%) Games
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum
6 3 (21.43%) TDD
6 3 (21.43%) QA
6 3 (21.43%) Time Management
6 3 (21.43%) Kanban
7 2 (14.29%) Android
7 2 (14.29%) Pair Programming
7 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Selenium
1 14 (100.00%) SpecFlow
2 13 (92.86%) Cucumber
3 11 (78.57%) Capybara
3 11 (78.57%) Git (software)
3 11 (78.57%) JIRA
4 8 (57.14%) WATIR
5 2 (14.29%) Appium
5 2 (14.29%) Protractor
5 2 (14.29%) Robotium
5 2 (14.29%) Xcode
General
1 3 (21.43%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Test Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Test Automation Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Test Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) QA Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) Behat
2 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (57.14%) GAP Analysis
2 8 (57.14%) OO
2 8 (57.14%) Software Delivery
2 8 (57.14%) Software Testing
3 6 (42.86%) BDD
4 3 (21.43%) Kanban
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Time Management
5 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C#
1 13 (92.86%) Ruby
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) ISEB
1 8 (57.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) SDET
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Rally