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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 51 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 3 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.91% 0.38% 2.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.19% 2.33% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £450 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -3.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 - -
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
94 43 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.57% 16.17% 17.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 28 39
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.27 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.36% -3.19%

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 4 May 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SDET
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Ranorex
3 1 (33.33%) LoadUI
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo

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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (33.33%) LoadUI
3 1 (33.33%) Ranorex
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) TestComplete
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Test Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) SDET