The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 44 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.27% 2.24% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.27% 12.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
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
Cambridgeshire

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

Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
79 57 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.18% 18.21% 12.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 30 24
Average daily rate £375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Average hourly rate £42.00 £47.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% +26.66%
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 Cambridge

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

WebDriver
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Groovy

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) SAP