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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 160 184 198
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +14
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 38 45 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.65% 0.62% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.87% 5.22% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 39 27
Average daily rate
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£400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £293 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
780 862 720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.41% 11.94% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 621 633 538
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £314 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Average hourly rate £36.25 £45.00 £44.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +1.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £21.46 £42.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 69 (80.23%) Selenium
2 56 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (54.65%) Java
4 36 (41.86%) Cucumber
5 31 (36.05%) BDD
5 31 (36.05%) JavaScript
6 30 (34.88%) HTML
7 27 (31.40%) TDD
8 26 (30.23%) C#
9 25 (29.07%) CSS
9 25 (29.07%) Test Automation
10 24 (27.91%) HTML5
11 23 (26.74%) E-Commerce
12 22 (25.58%) QA
13 21 (24.42%) Automation Testing
14 19 (22.09%) Scrum
14 19 (22.09%) AngularJS
14 19 (22.09%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (19.77%) .NET
16 15 (17.44%) SQL
17 14 (16.28%) Finance
17 14 (16.28%) Test Scripting
18 13 (15.12%) Grunt
18 13 (15.12%) Bower
18 13 (15.12%) Banking
18 13 (15.12%) Web Services
19 12 (13.95%) Ruby
19 12 (13.95%) Jenkins
19 12 (13.95%) RESTful
20 11 (12.79%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 2 (2.33%) CMS
1 2 (2.33%) Drupal
2 1 (1.16%) uiautomator
2 1 (1.16%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.16%) Alfresco
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) Internet
2 3 (3.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.81%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.65%) MySQL
4 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.33%) DB2
5 2 (2.33%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.33%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 69 (80.23%) Selenium
2 36 (41.86%) Cucumber
3 13 (15.12%) Grunt
3 13 (15.12%) Bower
4 12 (13.95%) Jenkins
5 9 (10.47%) TeamCity
6 8 (9.30%) JIRA
6 8 (9.30%) JMeter
6 8 (9.30%) SpecFlow
7 6 (6.98%) SoapUI
8 5 (5.81%) JBehave
8 5 (5.81%) Git (software)
8 5 (5.81%) FitNesse
8 5 (5.81%) Visual Studio
8 5 (5.81%) Subversion
9 4 (4.65%) WATIR
9 4 (4.65%) NUnit
9 4 (4.65%) QuickTest Pro
9 4 (4.65%) Mockito
9 4 (4.65%) MSBuild
General
1 14 (16.28%) Finance
2 13 (15.12%) Banking
3 6 (6.98%) Investment Banking
3 6 (6.98%) Front Office
4 2 (2.33%) Retail
4 2 (2.33%) Legal
5 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (33.72%) Developer
2 23 (26.74%) Tester
3 20 (23.26%) Analyst
4 19 (22.09%) Test Analyst
5 16 (18.60%) Automation Tester
6 9 (10.47%) Web Developer
7 7 (8.14%) Selenium Tester
8 6 (6.98%) C# Developer
8 6 (6.98%) QA Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Automation Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Automation Test Analyst
10 4 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (4.65%) QA Tester
10 4 (4.65%) Test Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Hybris Developer
11 3 (3.49%) QA Automation Engineer
11 3 (3.49%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (3.49%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (34.88%) HTML
2 25 (29.07%) CSS
3 24 (27.91%) HTML5
4 19 (22.09%) AngularJS
5 17 (19.77%) .NET
6 13 (15.12%) Web Services
7 12 (13.95%) RESTful
8 10 (11.63%) CSS3
9 9 (10.47%) Apache Flex
10 7 (8.14%) XML
10 7 (8.14%) Spring
11 6 (6.98%) JSON
11 6 (6.98%) SOAP
11 6 (6.98%) jQuery
12 5 (5.81%) Spring Integration
12 5 (5.81%) Hibernate
13 4 (4.65%) FIX Protocol
13 4 (4.65%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (4.65%) Backbone.js
14 3 (3.49%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (10.47%) User Experience
3 7 (8.14%) Mobile App
3 7 (8.14%) Open Source
4 5 (5.81%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.49%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.49%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.49%) RIA
6 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.33%) Data Conversion
7 1 (1.16%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.16%) Biometrics
7 1 (1.16%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.16%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.16%) Replication
7 1 (1.16%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.63%) Android
2 8 (9.30%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.49%) Linux
4 2 (2.33%) UNIX
5 1 (1.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (36.05%) BDD
3 27 (31.40%) TDD
4 25 (29.07%) Test Automation
5 23 (26.74%) E-Commerce
6 21 (24.42%) Automation Testing
7 19 (22.09%) Scrum
7 19 (22.09%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (16.28%) Test Scripting
9 11 (12.79%) MVC
10 10 (11.63%) OO
11 9 (10.47%) Kanban
12 7 (8.14%) Performance Testing
12 7 (8.14%) SOA
12 7 (8.14%) Regression Testing
13 6 (6.98%) Low Latency
14 5 (5.81%) Pair Programming
14 5 (5.81%) Automated Testing
14 5 (5.81%) Software Engineering
15 4 (4.65%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 47 (54.65%) Java
2 31 (36.05%) JavaScript
3 26 (30.23%) C#
4 15 (17.44%) SQL
5 12 (13.95%) Ruby
6 4 (4.65%) Groovy
6 4 (4.65%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.49%) Python
7 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.33%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.33%) Perl
8 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.16%) Scala
9 1 (1.16%) C++
9 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.65%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) ISEB
2 3 (3.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (25.58%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (9.30%) Adobe
2 5 (5.81%) HP
3 4 (4.65%) Oracle
3 4 (4.65%) hybris
4 2 (2.33%) Teradata
4 2 (2.33%) Informatica
5 1 (1.16%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.16%) Telerik
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