The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 67 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 15 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.22% 0.58% -
As % of the Development Applications category 13.39% 9.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 0
Average daily rate
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£423 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.00% -
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 - - -
WebDriver
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
112 63 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.12% 6.11% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 43 51
Average daily rate £375 £338 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £222 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.84% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.56% +4.28%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 10 £438 -
WebDriver
South East

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 19 (100.00%) Selenium
2 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (89.47%) C#
3 17 (89.47%) SQL
3 17 (89.47%) BDD
4 15 (78.95%) .NET
4 15 (78.95%) TDD
5 13 (68.42%) Test Automation
6 10 (52.63%) Finance
6 10 (52.63%) Java
6 10 (52.63%) Line Management
7 9 (47.37%) Waterfall
7 9 (47.37%) VBScript
7 9 (47.37%) Oracle
7 9 (47.37%) Windows NT
7 9 (47.37%) UNIX
7 9 (47.37%) Windows
7 9 (47.37%) QuickTest Pro
7 9 (47.37%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database
8 8 (42.11%) JMeter
9 6 (31.58%) Automated Testing
9 6 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
10 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (26.32%) VB
11 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
11 4 (21.05%) TeamCity
11 4 (21.05%) JIRA
11 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (100.00%) Selenium
2 9 (47.37%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (42.11%) JMeter
4 4 (21.05%) JIRA
4 4 (21.05%) TeamCity
4 4 (21.05%) MSBuild
4 4 (21.05%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Test Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Tester
2 4 (21.05%) Automation Tester
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Test Manager
5 1 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
3 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (15.79%) WCF
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) DTV
2 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) UNIX
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
1 9 (47.37%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (89.47%) BDD
3 15 (78.95%) TDD
4 13 (68.42%) Test Automation
5 10 (52.63%) Line Management
6 9 (47.37%) Waterfall
6 9 (47.37%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (31.58%) Automated Testing
8 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (21.05%) MVC
9 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
11 2 (10.53%) Scrum
11 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
12 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
12 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
12 1 (5.26%) OO
12 1 (5.26%) SOA
12 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) SQL
1 17 (89.47%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) Java
3 9 (47.37%) VBScript
4 5 (26.32%) VB
5 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
6 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
7 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) SAP