The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 72 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.32% 0.39% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.94% 2.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate £325 £263 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -
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
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
155 110 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.42% 14.27% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 64 30
Average daily rate £405 £320 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.56% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 10
Average hourly rate £16.00 £29.00 £41.47
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.82% -30.07%
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 Cheshire

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -9 1 £325 - 2
Knutsford - 1 £340 -
WebDriver
North West

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 11 (100.00%) Selenium
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) TDD
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
5 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
5 4 (36.36%) JIRA
5 4 (36.36%) QA
5 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 4 (36.36%) C#
5 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
5 4 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
6 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
6 3 (27.27%) RequireJS
6 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
6 3 (27.27%) WATIR
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
6 3 (27.27%) System Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Kanban
7 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
7 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 2 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) ISEB
8 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 1 (9.09%) Apache POI

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (9.09%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) JIRA
2 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
3 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
3 3 (27.27%) WATIR
4 1 (9.09%) JUnit
4 1 (9.09%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Tester
2 4 (36.36%) Automated Tester
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Test Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
1 4 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (27.27%) RequireJS
3 1 (9.09%) Apache POI
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
4 4 (36.36%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Kanban
5 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
5 3 (27.27%) System Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 1 (9.09%) MVC
7 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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