The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 140 153 178
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +25
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 60 55 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.06% 0.81% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.73% 7.23% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 44 19
Average daily rate
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£400 £406 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £308 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -6.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
776 761 721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.75% 11.19% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 573 551
Average daily rate £435 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £49.02
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

WebDriver
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebDriver across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

WebDriver Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 85 (85.00%) Selenium
2 69 (69.00%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (51.00%) Java
4 45 (45.00%) Cucumber
5 39 (39.00%) HTML
6 38 (38.00%) BDD
7 36 (36.00%) JavaScript
8 35 (35.00%) TDD
9 30 (30.00%) CSS
10 28 (28.00%) QA
10 28 (28.00%) HTML5
11 27 (27.00%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (27.00%) C#
12 26 (26.00%) AngularJS
13 25 (25.00%) Test Automation
14 23 (23.00%) Scrum
15 22 (22.00%) SQL
16 20 (20.00%) .NET
16 20 (20.00%) E-Commerce
16 20 (20.00%) RESTful
16 20 (20.00%) Test Scripting
17 18 (18.00%) CSS3
18 17 (17.00%) XML
19 16 (16.00%) OO
19 16 (16.00%) JUnit
19 16 (16.00%) Jenkins
20 14 (14.00%) Git (software)
20 14 (14.00%) Automation Testing
21 13 (13.00%) Grunt
21 13 (13.00%) Bower

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 5 (5.00%) Node.js
2 3 (3.00%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (2.00%) IIS
3 2 (2.00%) Drupal
4 1 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.00%) Internet
2 6 (6.00%) HTTP
3 2 (2.00%) ATM
3 2 (2.00%) Broadband
3 2 (2.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.00%) Big Data
4 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 85 (85.00%) Selenium
2 45 (45.00%) Cucumber
3 16 (16.00%) JUnit
3 16 (16.00%) Jenkins
4 14 (14.00%) Git (software)
5 13 (13.00%) Grunt
5 13 (13.00%) Bower
5 13 (13.00%) JIRA
6 12 (12.00%) SpecFlow
7 11 (11.00%) Hudson
7 11 (11.00%) JBehave
8 9 (9.00%) Subversion
9 8 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (8.00%) TestNG
9 8 (8.00%) TeamCity
10 6 (6.00%) Visual Studio
10 6 (6.00%) JMeter
10 6 (6.00%) Maven
10 6 (6.00%) SoapUI
10 6 (6.00%) Appium
General
1 13 (13.00%) Banking
2 10 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 5 (5.00%) Retail
4 4 (4.00%) Finance
5 2 (2.00%) Front Office
5 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.00%) Marketing
6 1 (1.00%) Back Office
6 1 (1.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (38.00%) Developer
2 19 (19.00%) Tester
3 17 (17.00%) Analyst
4 16 (16.00%) Test Analyst
4 16 (16.00%) Automation Tester
5 9 (9.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (7.00%) Selenium Tester
6 7 (7.00%) Test Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.00%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.00%) Test Manager
8 4 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.00%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.00%) Automation Analyst
8 4 (4.00%) Hybris Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (39.00%) HTML
2 30 (30.00%) CSS
3 28 (28.00%) HTML5
4 26 (26.00%) AngularJS
5 20 (20.00%) .NET
5 20 (20.00%) RESTful
6 18 (18.00%) CSS3
7 17 (17.00%) XML
8 13 (13.00%) Web Services
9 10 (10.00%) Backbone.js
10 8 (8.00%) D3.js
11 7 (7.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (7.00%) jQuery
11 7 (7.00%) Spring
12 6 (6.00%) Hibernate
12 6 (6.00%) REST
13 5 (5.00%) Sass
13 5 (5.00%) LESS
13 5 (5.00%) JSON
14 4 (4.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.00%) User Experience
2 8 (8.00%) Open Source
3 7 (7.00%) Digital Media
4 4 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.00%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.00%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.00%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.00%) Video on Demand
6 2 (2.00%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.00%) RIA
7 1 (1.00%) Equities
7 1 (1.00%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.00%) Android
2 5 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.00%) UNIX
3 4 (4.00%) Windows
3 4 (4.00%) Linux
4 1 (1.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (69.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (38.00%) BDD
3 35 (35.00%) TDD
4 27 (27.00%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 23 (23.00%) Scrum
7 20 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 20 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 16 (16.00%) OO
9 14 (14.00%) Automation Testing
10 11 (11.00%) MVC
11 10 (10.00%) Software Testing
11 10 (10.00%) Waterfall
12 9 (9.00%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (9.00%) Performance Testing
13 8 (8.00%) Automated Testing
13 8 (8.00%) Use Case
13 8 (8.00%) V-Model
14 7 (7.00%) ATDD
14 7 (7.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 51 (51.00%) Java
2 36 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 27 (27.00%) C#
4 22 (22.00%) SQL
5 12 (12.00%) Ruby
6 10 (10.00%) Scala
7 6 (6.00%) Groovy
8 4 (4.00%) Python
8 4 (4.00%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.00%) C
10 2 (2.00%) C++
10 2 (2.00%) Perl
11 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.00%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.00%) PHP
11 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.00%) VBScript
11 1 (1.00%) VB
11 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (5.00%) ISEB
2 3 (3.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (3.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (28.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (5.00%) hybris
2 4 (4.00%) Adobe
2 4 (4.00%) Oracle
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.00%) Demandware
4 1 (1.00%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (1.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.00%) ATG
4 1 (1.00%) HP
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