The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 41 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.64% 2.13% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.70% 17.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
54 29 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.31% 12.34% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 19 17
Average daily rate £478 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.37% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £400 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £90.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 28 January 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Ant
4 1 (25.00%) JUnit
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (25.00%) JMeter
4 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Maven
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) QA Tester
2 2 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center