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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 72 82 78
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.20% 0.51% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.82% 4.69% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Average daily rate £350 £369 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% +22.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.69%
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
110 128 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.26% 10.82% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 74 54
Average daily rate £328 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.48% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £40.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 1 £350 -17.64% 1
WebDriver
South East

WebDriver
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB