The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank - 56 45
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.67% 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category - 4.35% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £363 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.37 - -
WebDriver
South Wales

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

Development Applications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
41 69 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.13% 15.40% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 55 31
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing WebDriver as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (40.00%) CMS
4 2 (40.00%) Umbraco
4 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) ISEB
4 2 (40.00%) Alterian
4 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (20.00%) JMeter
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) SOAP
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) TeamCity

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Umbraco
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) JMeter
2 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (20.00%) LoadUI
2 1 (20.00%) Ranorex
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (20.00%) TestComplete
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Release Management
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Alterian
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore