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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 157 129 161
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +32
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 34 84 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.66% 1.37% 0.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.88% 10.06% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 80 30
Average daily rate
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£423 £350 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £287 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £475 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
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
697 835 703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.44% 13.60% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 636 552
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £27.37 £58.75 £50.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.41% +16.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £38.15 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-1.70% +3.10%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 79 (82.29%) Selenium
2 65 (67.71%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (55.21%) Cucumber
4 49 (51.04%) Java
5 42 (43.75%) BDD
6 34 (35.42%) JavaScript
6 34 (35.42%) HTML
6 34 (35.42%) TDD
7 33 (34.38%) QA
8 30 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (28.13%) Test Automation
10 25 (26.04%) HTML5
11 24 (25.00%) RESTful
11 24 (25.00%) SQL
12 23 (23.96%) Git (software)
12 23 (23.96%) AngularJS
13 22 (22.92%) OO
13 22 (22.92%) Scrum
14 21 (21.88%) Jenkins
15 20 (20.83%) CSS
15 20 (20.83%) JUnit
16 19 (19.79%) Banking
17 18 (18.75%) Investment Banking
17 18 (18.75%) C#
18 17 (17.71%) XML
19 16 (16.67%) E-Commerce
20 15 (15.63%) Ruby
20 15 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
20 15 (15.63%) Grunt
20 15 (15.63%) Bower

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (6.25%) Node.js
2 4 (4.17%) Adobe CQ
2 4 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.04%) SaaS
1 1 (1.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.58%) Internet
2 7 (7.29%) HTTP
3 4 (4.17%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.08%) ATM
4 2 (2.08%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.29%) MongoDB
1 7 (7.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (2.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.04%) MySQL
3 1 (1.04%) Big Data
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 79 (82.29%) Selenium
2 53 (55.21%) Cucumber
3 23 (23.96%) Git (software)
4 21 (21.88%) Jenkins
5 20 (20.83%) JUnit
6 15 (15.63%) Grunt
6 15 (15.63%) JBehave
6 15 (15.63%) Bower
7 14 (14.58%) JIRA
8 13 (13.54%) Hudson
9 11 (11.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (11.46%) TestNG
10 10 (10.42%) SpecFlow
11 8 (8.33%) TeamCity
12 7 (7.29%) Subversion
12 7 (7.29%) Maven
12 7 (7.29%) SoapUI
12 7 (7.29%) Appium
13 6 (6.25%) Calabash
14 5 (5.21%) Jasmine
General
1 19 (19.79%) Banking
2 18 (18.75%) Investment Banking
3 10 (10.42%) Finance
4 5 (5.21%) Retail
5 3 (3.13%) Front Office
5 3 (3.13%) Marketing
5 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.08%) Back Office
7 1 (1.04%) Electronics
7 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.04%) Publishing
7 1 (1.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (41.67%) Developer
2 15 (15.63%) JavaScript Developer
3 14 (14.58%) Tester
4 12 (12.50%) Analyst
5 11 (11.46%) Test Analyst
5 11 (11.46%) AWS Developer
6 10 (10.42%) Automation Tester
7 7 (7.29%) Automation Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) Test Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) QA Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.17%) QA Automation Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Test Leader
11 3 (3.13%) Test Manager
11 3 (3.13%) Selenium Tester
11 3 (3.13%) Hybris Developer
12 2 (2.08%) Agile Test Manager
12 2 (2.08%) Senior Analyst
12 2 (2.08%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (35.42%) HTML
2 25 (26.04%) HTML5
3 24 (25.00%) RESTful
4 23 (23.96%) AngularJS
5 20 (20.83%) CSS
6 17 (17.71%) XML
7 15 (15.63%) CSS3
8 14 (14.58%) D3.js
9 12 (12.50%) Web Services
10 11 (11.46%) .NET
11 9 (9.38%) REST
12 7 (7.29%) Backbone.js
12 7 (7.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (7.29%) SOAP
13 6 (6.25%) Hibernate
13 6 (6.25%) Spring
13 6 (6.25%) JSON
13 6 (6.25%) Sass
13 6 (6.25%) LESS
14 5 (5.21%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) User Experience
2 7 (7.29%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.29%) Open Source
3 5 (5.21%) Digital Media
4 4 (4.17%) Video on Demand
4 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.13%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.08%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.08%) Equities
6 2 (2.08%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.04%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.33%) Windows
2 5 (5.21%) Linux
3 3 (3.13%) Android
3 3 (3.13%) UNIX
4 2 (2.08%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.04%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (67.71%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (43.75%) BDD
3 34 (35.42%) TDD
4 30 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (28.13%) Test Automation
6 22 (22.92%) OO
6 22 (22.92%) Scrum
7 16 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 15 (15.63%) Test Scripting
8 15 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
9 13 (13.54%) Waterfall
9 13 (13.54%) Software Testing
10 12 (12.50%) V-Model
11 10 (10.42%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (10.42%) Use Case
12 9 (9.38%) ATDD
12 9 (9.38%) Automation Testing
13 8 (8.33%) Performance Testing
13 8 (8.33%) SOA
14 7 (7.29%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 49 (51.04%) Java
2 34 (35.42%) JavaScript
3 24 (25.00%) SQL
4 18 (18.75%) C#
5 15 (15.63%) Ruby
6 14 (14.58%) Scala
7 9 (9.38%) Groovy
8 8 (8.33%) Python
9 7 (7.29%) C
10 4 (4.17%) C++
11 2 (2.08%) Perl
11 2 (2.08%) PHP
11 2 (2.08%) VB
12 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (9.38%) ISEB
2 8 (8.33%) Degree
3 6 (6.25%) ISTQB
4 5 (5.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (34.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) Puppet
2 1 (1.04%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.04%) Ansible
2 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (5.21%) Oracle
2 4 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.17%) Adobe
2 4 (4.17%) hybris
3 2 (2.08%) HP
4 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.04%) ATG
4 1 (1.04%) Demandware
4 1 (1.04%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.04%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (1.04%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.04%) SAP
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