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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 164 149 195
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +46
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 42 45 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.73% 0.78% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.51% 5.69% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 40 26
Average daily rate
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£500 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £305 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £650 £463
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 - - -
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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
762 791 817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.19% 13.73% 11.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 623 608
Average daily rate £450 £450 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £320 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015, 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 63 (82.89%) Selenium
2 59 (77.63%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (56.58%) Cucumber
3 43 (56.58%) BDD
4 38 (50.00%) TDD
5 31 (40.79%) Finance
6 29 (38.16%) C#
7 28 (36.84%) JavaScript
7 28 (36.84%) SpecFlow
8 27 (35.53%) Test Automation
9 26 (34.21%) QA
10 25 (32.89%) Java
11 20 (26.32%) Ruby
11 20 (26.32%) Jenkins
12 19 (25.00%) RESTful
13 18 (23.68%) Automated Testing
13 18 (23.68%) HTML
14 17 (22.37%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (21.05%) Git (software)
16 15 (19.74%) HTML5
16 15 (19.74%) OO
16 15 (19.74%) AngularJS
17 14 (18.42%) Scrum
17 14 (18.42%) Open Source
17 14 (18.42%) Software Engineering
17 14 (18.42%) WATIR
18 13 (17.11%) Jasmine
19 12 (15.79%) Test Strategy
19 12 (15.79%) Capybara
19 12 (15.79%) Karma Test Runner

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 6 (7.89%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) MS Office
2 6 (7.89%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.79%) HTTP
2 5 (6.58%) Internet
3 1 (1.32%) RTSP
3 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.32%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.95%) MySQL
4 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 63 (82.89%) Selenium
2 43 (56.58%) Cucumber
3 28 (36.84%) SpecFlow
4 20 (26.32%) Jenkins
5 16 (21.05%) Git (software)
6 14 (18.42%) WATIR
7 13 (17.11%) Jasmine
8 12 (15.79%) Capybara
8 12 (15.79%) Karma Test Runner
9 9 (11.84%) JUnit
9 9 (11.84%) JMeter
10 8 (10.53%) Bower
10 8 (10.53%) Grunt
11 7 (9.21%) RSpec
12 6 (7.89%) JIRA
13 5 (6.58%) Maven
14 4 (5.26%) SoapUI
15 3 (3.95%) Subversion
15 3 (3.95%) TeamCity
15 3 (3.95%) Calabash
General
1 31 (40.79%) Finance
2 10 (13.16%) Banking
3 8 (10.53%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.32%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) Billing
5 1 (1.32%) Law
5 1 (1.32%) Publishing
5 1 (1.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (44.74%) Developer
2 13 (17.11%) Architect
3 9 (11.84%) Tester
3 9 (11.84%) Lead Developer
4 8 (10.53%) Test Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (10.53%) AWS Developer
5 6 (7.89%) Automation Tester
5 6 (7.89%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (7.89%) Lead Architect
5 6 (7.89%) Software Architect
6 5 (6.58%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Lead Software Architect
7 4 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Test Leader
8 3 (3.95%) QA Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.00%) RESTful
2 18 (23.68%) HTML
3 15 (19.74%) HTML5
3 15 (19.74%) AngularJS
4 12 (15.79%) .NET
5 10 (13.16%) SOAP
6 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET
6 9 (11.84%) CSS
6 9 (11.84%) .NET Framework
6 9 (11.84%) WPF
6 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (10.53%) REST
7 8 (10.53%) Web Services
8 7 (9.21%) CSS3
9 6 (7.89%) Backbone.js
9 6 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (7.89%) Sass
9 6 (7.89%) LESS
10 5 (6.58%) D3.js
11 4 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) User Experience
2 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.95%) Video on Demand
2 3 (3.95%) IPTV
3 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.32%) EFT
4 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.95%) Windows
1 3 (3.95%) Linux
2 2 (2.63%) Android
2 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (77.63%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (56.58%) BDD
3 38 (50.00%) TDD
4 27 (35.53%) Test Automation
5 18 (23.68%) Automated Testing
6 17 (22.37%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (19.74%) OO
8 14 (18.42%) Software Engineering
8 14 (18.42%) Scrum
8 14 (18.42%) Open Source
9 12 (15.79%) Test Strategy
10 10 (13.16%) DevOps
10 10 (13.16%) Mentoring
10 10 (13.16%) Load Testing
10 10 (13.16%) Security Testing
10 10 (13.16%) MVC
11 9 (11.84%) Kanban
12 8 (10.53%) Pair Programming
13 7 (9.21%) Performance Testing
14 6 (7.89%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 29 (38.16%) C#
2 28 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 25 (32.89%) Java
4 20 (26.32%) Ruby
5 9 (11.84%) Python
6 7 (9.21%) PHP
7 5 (6.58%) SQL
8 4 (5.26%) Groovy
9 3 (3.95%) Scala
10 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) ISEB
3 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (34.21%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.63%) Puppet
2 1 (1.32%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.32%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (11.84%) Bloomberg
2 3 (3.95%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.32%) HP
3 1 (1.32%) hybris
3 1 (1.32%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.32%) SaltStack
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