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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 133 139 146
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 20 49 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.64% 0.95% 1.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.88% 6.78% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 44 52
Average daily rate £444 £416 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.60% +7.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £475
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
London

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
410 723 739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.03% 14.06% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 578 548
Average daily rate £450 £428 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.37 £46.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.68% -40.78%
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 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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 46 (90.20%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (82.35%) Selenium
3 27 (52.94%) JavaScript
4 24 (47.06%) Cucumber
5 22 (43.14%) Java
6 21 (41.18%) HTML
7 19 (37.25%) Scrum
8 18 (35.29%) Test Automation
9 17 (33.33%) HTML5
9 17 (33.33%) CSS
10 16 (31.37%) BDD
10 16 (31.37%) AngularJS
11 14 (27.45%) Pair Programming
11 14 (27.45%) CSS3
11 14 (27.45%) RequireJS
12 13 (25.49%) Node.js
13 12 (23.53%) User Experience
13 12 (23.53%) SOA
14 11 (21.57%) TDD
14 11 (21.57%) gulp
14 11 (21.57%) Jenkins
14 11 (21.57%) Sass
15 10 (19.61%) Progressive Enhancement
16 9 (17.65%) Android
16 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
16 9 (17.65%) Ruby
16 9 (17.65%) QA
16 9 (17.65%) .NET
16 9 (17.65%) Apple iOS
16 9 (17.65%) Backbone.js

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 13 (25.49%) Node.js
2 2 (3.92%) Confluence
2 2 (3.92%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Office
1 2 (3.92%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 42 (82.35%) Selenium
2 24 (47.06%) Cucumber
3 11 (21.57%) gulp
3 11 (21.57%) Jenkins
4 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
5 7 (13.73%) Appium
5 7 (13.73%) Grunt
6 6 (11.76%) JIRA
7 5 (9.80%) Bower
7 5 (9.80%) RSpec
8 4 (7.84%) Vagrant
8 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
9 3 (5.88%) JUnit
10 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
10 2 (3.92%) Hudson
10 2 (3.92%) Maven
10 2 (3.92%) Mocha
10 2 (3.92%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (3.92%) Subversion
10 2 (3.92%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (15.69%) Banking
2 7 (13.73%) Finance
3 5 (9.80%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.88%) Retail
5 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (52.94%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) JavaScript Developer
3 12 (23.53%) Tester
4 11 (21.57%) Senior Developer
5 10 (19.61%) Automation Tester
6 9 (17.65%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 8 (15.69%) QA Engineer
8 6 (11.76%) Developer in Test
9 5 (9.80%) Analyst
9 5 (9.80%) Automation Analyst
9 5 (9.80%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (9.80%) Automation Test Analyst
9 5 (9.80%) HTML Developer
9 5 (9.80%) QA Automation Engineer
9 5 (9.80%) Test Analyst
10 3 (5.88%) Hybris Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Senior QA Engineer
11 2 (3.92%) QA Test Engineer
11 2 (3.92%) Senior Test Engineer
11 2 (3.92%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (41.18%) HTML
2 17 (33.33%) CSS
2 17 (33.33%) HTML5
3 16 (31.37%) AngularJS
4 14 (27.45%) CSS3
4 14 (27.45%) RequireJS
5 11 (21.57%) Sass
6 9 (17.65%) .NET
6 9 (17.65%) Backbone.js
6 9 (17.65%) LESS
6 9 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (13.73%) RESTful
8 5 (9.80%) D3.js
8 5 (9.80%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (9.80%) Web Services
8 5 (9.80%) XML
9 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
10 3 (5.88%) jQuery
10 3 (5.88%) Spring
10 3 (5.88%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) User Experience
2 9 (17.65%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Android
1 9 (17.65%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.92%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (90.20%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (37.25%) Scrum
3 18 (35.29%) Test Automation
4 16 (31.37%) BDD
5 14 (27.45%) Pair Programming
6 12 (23.53%) SOA
7 11 (21.57%) TDD
8 10 (19.61%) Progressive Enhancement
9 8 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (15.69%) Test Scripting
10 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
10 7 (13.73%) OO
11 6 (11.76%) Automated Testing
11 6 (11.76%) Data Protection
11 6 (11.76%) QA Automation
12 5 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (9.80%) Domain-Driven Design
13 4 (7.84%) Functional Testing
13 4 (7.84%) Kanban
13 4 (7.84%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 27 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 22 (43.14%) Java
3 9 (17.65%) Ruby
4 8 (15.69%) Scala
5 6 (11.76%) C#
6 5 (9.80%) SQL
7 3 (5.88%) Clojure
8 2 (3.92%) Apex Code
8 2 (3.92%) PHP
8 2 (3.92%) SOQL
8 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) ISEB
2 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) QA
2 3 (5.88%) SDET
3 2 (3.92%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Docker
1 2 (3.92%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Puppet
2 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) hybris
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.92%) SAP
3 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.96%) comScore
3 1 (1.96%) HP
3 1 (1.96%) Zend
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