The first table below looks at the demand for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 16 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 Cardiff 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.91% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 13.21% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £330 £275
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
53 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.48% 6.94% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 4 7
Average daily rate £400 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £290 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £90.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
WebDriver
South Wales

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 10 (100.00%) Selenium
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 9 (90.00%) BDD
3 8 (80.00%) SOA
4 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (60.00%) RESTful
5 6 (60.00%) JBehave
5 6 (60.00%) Cucumber
6 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (40.00%) Scrum
7 4 (40.00%) Maven
7 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
7 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
8 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (30.00%) Groovy
8 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
8 3 (30.00%) Finance
8 3 (30.00%) TDD
8 3 (30.00%) Ant
9 2 (20.00%) SOAP
9 2 (20.00%) SQL
9 2 (20.00%) XML
9 2 (20.00%) Code Coverage
9 2 (20.00%) Mobile Commerce
9 2 (20.00%) Banking
9 2 (20.00%) CruiseControl
9 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
9 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (60.00%) JBehave
2 6 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (40.00%) Maven
3 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
4 3 (30.00%) Ant
5 2 (20.00%) CruiseControl
5 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (20.00%) JIRA
6 1 (10.00%) Calabash
6 1 (10.00%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (10.00%) eggPlant
6 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
6 1 (10.00%) Hudson
6 1 (10.00%) Concordion
6 1 (10.00%) Subversion
6 1 (10.00%) JUnit
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Tester
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Test Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 6 (60.00%) RESTful
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 2 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) BDD
2 8 (80.00%) SOA
3 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (30.00%) TDD
7 2 (20.00%) Code Coverage
7 2 (20.00%) Mobile Commerce
7 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
8 1 (10.00%) Test Management
8 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Groovy
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) XPath
4 1 (10.00%) XQuery
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) HP
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
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