The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 73 64 79
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 15 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.26% 0.48% 0.083%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.16% 5.97% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Average daily rate £325 £284 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.53% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £330 £288
% change year-on-year
- +14.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
114 67 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.56% 8.01% 6.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 47 44
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
WebDriver
South East

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -9 14 £325 +2.36%
WebDriver
South East

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 18 (100.00%) Selenium
2 17 (94.44%) SQL
3 16 (88.89%) C#
3 16 (88.89%) BDD
4 13 (72.22%) Visual Studio
4 13 (72.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (61.11%) Finance
5 11 (61.11%) SOAP
5 11 (61.11%) SoapUI
5 11 (61.11%) PhantomJS
6 10 (55.56%) Software Testing
7 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (44.44%) Scrum
7 8 (44.44%) JMeter
7 8 (44.44%) OO
8 6 (33.33%) .NET
9 4 (22.22%) Automation Testing
9 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
9 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
10 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
10 3 (16.67%) TDD
10 3 (16.67%) Java
10 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
11 2 (11.11%) FTP
11 2 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (11.11%) CRM
11 2 (11.11%) Back Office
11 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
11 2 (11.11%) HTML

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) FTP
Development Applications
1 18 (100.00%) Selenium
2 13 (72.22%) Visual Studio
2 13 (72.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (61.11%) SoapUI
3 11 (61.11%) PhantomJS
4 8 (44.44%) JMeter
5 2 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
6 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
6 1 (5.56%) MSTest
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Automotive
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Analyst
1 14 (77.78%) Test Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Automation Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Automated Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Automation Team Leader
5 2 (11.11%) Test Team Leader
5 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) SOAP
2 6 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.11%) CSS
4 2 (11.11%) J2EE
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) BDD
2 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) Software Testing
4 8 (44.44%) OO
4 8 (44.44%) Scrum
4 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 4 (22.22%) Automation Testing
6 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 3 (16.67%) TDD
6 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 2 (11.11%) CRM
7 2 (11.11%) Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 16 (88.89%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) PHP