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 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 73 79 67
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 11 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.88% 0.31% 1.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.09% 3.70% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 8
Average daily rate
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£428 £418 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.39% +23.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £368 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £425 £358
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 - -
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
109 108 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.76% 8.35% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 64 50
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £437 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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 28 July 2015. 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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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 +6 9 £430 +1.17%
WebDriver
South East

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (84.21%) BDD
4 15 (78.95%) C#
5 12 (63.16%) Finance
6 10 (52.63%) TDD
6 10 (52.63%) .NET
7 8 (42.11%) HP UFT
7 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
8 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
8 7 (36.84%) Oracle
8 7 (36.84%) SpecFlow
8 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
9 6 (31.58%) SQL
9 6 (31.58%) Test Management
10 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
10 5 (26.32%) Scrum
10 5 (26.32%) Java
10 5 (26.32%) Line Management
11 4 (21.05%) QA
11 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
11 4 (21.05%) SOAP
11 4 (21.05%) XML
11 4 (21.05%) UNIX
11 4 (21.05%) Windows
11 4 (21.05%) Windows NT
11 4 (21.05%) VBScript
11 4 (21.05%) HTML
11 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
11 4 (21.05%) Waterfall

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (42.11%) HP UFT
3 7 (36.84%) SpecFlow
4 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
4 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
5 2 (10.53%) JIRA
6 1 (5.26%) WinRunner
6 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
6 1 (5.26%) JMeter
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Electronics
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Test Manager
2 7 (36.84%) Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) QA Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Automation Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Test Manager
5 2 (10.53%) AWS Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
3 4 (21.05%) SOAP
3 4 (21.05%) XML
3 4 (21.05%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) JSON
5 2 (10.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) DTV
1 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
1 4 (21.05%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (84.21%) BDD
3 10 (52.63%) TDD
4 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
5 6 (31.58%) Test Management
6 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
6 5 (26.32%) Scrum
6 5 (26.32%) Line Management
7 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
8 3 (15.79%) Test Planning
9 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
9 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
9 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (10.53%) Strategic Management
9 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
10 1 (5.26%) Web Testing
10 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
10 1 (5.26%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) VBScript
5 3 (15.79%) Ruby
6 2 (10.53%) VB
7 1 (5.26%) Bourne shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) SAP