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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 133 164 155
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -9
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 33 52 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.97% 0.88% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.39% 6.64% 5.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 43 42
Median daily rate £475 £500 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +26.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £305 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £589 £600 £649
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 -
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
612 783 790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.99% 13.23% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 636 621
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £620 £587
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing WebDriver as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 July 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 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 69 (95.83%) Selenium
2 59 (81.94%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (61.11%) Java
4 41 (56.94%) BDD
5 39 (54.17%) Test Automation
6 37 (51.39%) Cucumber
7 33 (45.83%) QA
8 23 (31.94%) TDD
9 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
10 18 (25.00%) Automated Testing
10 18 (25.00%) JIRA
11 17 (23.61%) Pair Programming
11 17 (23.61%) Exploratory Testing
12 14 (19.44%) HTML
12 14 (19.44%) Agile Testing
13 13 (18.06%) Scrum
14 12 (16.67%) .NET
14 12 (16.67%) OOP
14 12 (16.67%) OO
14 12 (16.67%) Android
14 12 (16.67%) Node.js
14 12 (16.67%) AngularJS
15 11 (15.28%) CSS
15 11 (15.28%) SQL
15 11 (15.28%) C#
15 11 (15.28%) Finance
16 10 (13.89%) HTML5
16 10 (13.89%) SpecFlow
17 9 (12.50%) CSS3
17 9 (12.50%) SoapUI

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.94%) Apache
2 4 (5.56%) Jetty
3 1 (1.39%) Confluence
3 1 (1.39%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.39%) GitHub
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) HTTP
2 1 (1.39%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.11%) Big Data
2 4 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.78%) HPCC
4 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 69 (95.83%) Selenium
2 37 (51.39%) Cucumber
3 18 (25.00%) JIRA
4 10 (13.89%) SpecFlow
5 9 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 9 (12.50%) SoapUI
6 8 (11.11%) gulp
7 7 (9.72%) Xcode
8 6 (8.33%) Git (software)
8 6 (8.33%) Jasmine
8 6 (8.33%) TeamCity
9 5 (6.94%) JBehave
9 5 (6.94%) NUnit
9 5 (6.94%) Protractor
9 5 (6.94%) Selenium IDE
10 4 (5.56%) eggPlant
10 4 (5.56%) Fiddler
10 4 (5.56%) JUnit
10 4 (5.56%) LoadRunner
11 3 (4.17%) Grunt
General
1 11 (15.28%) Finance
2 9 (12.50%) Retail
3 5 (6.94%) Banking
4 4 (5.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Billing
5 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (30.56%) Developer
2 17 (23.61%) QA Engineer
3 15 (20.83%) Tester
4 13 (18.06%) Automation Tester
5 11 (15.28%) Test Engineer
6 10 (13.89%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (12.50%) Developer in Test
7 9 (12.50%) QA Test Engineer
7 9 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 9 (12.50%) Senior QA Engineer
7 9 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
8 8 (11.11%) Java Automation Tester
8 8 (11.11%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 7 (9.72%) Java Developer
9 7 (9.72%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 7 (9.72%) Selenium Tester
10 6 (8.33%) QA Tester
10 6 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
11 5 (6.94%) QA Automation Engineer
11 5 (6.94%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.44%) HTML
2 12 (16.67%) .NET
2 12 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 12 (16.67%) Node.js
3 11 (15.28%) CSS
4 10 (13.89%) HTML5
5 9 (12.50%) CSS3
5 9 (12.50%) Web Services
6 8 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (11.11%) REST
6 8 (11.11%) RESTful
6 8 (11.11%) Sass
7 7 (9.72%) Gherkin
7 7 (9.72%) LESS
7 7 (9.72%) SOAP
7 7 (9.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (9.72%) XML
8 5 (6.94%) JSON
8 5 (6.94%) RequireJS
9 4 (5.56%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) User Experience
2 4 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.56%) Fintech
2 4 (5.56%) iPhone
3 2 (2.78%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.67%) Android
2 7 (9.72%) Apple iOS
3 6 (8.33%) Windows
4 4 (5.56%) Mac OS X
4 4 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (81.94%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (56.94%) BDD
3 39 (54.17%) Test Automation
4 23 (31.94%) TDD
5 18 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 17 (23.61%) Exploratory Testing
6 17 (23.61%) Pair Programming
7 14 (19.44%) Agile Testing
8 13 (18.06%) Scrum
9 12 (16.67%) OO
9 12 (16.67%) OOP
10 9 (12.50%) QA Automation
11 6 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (8.33%) Functional Testing
11 6 (8.33%) Software Testing
12 5 (6.94%) ATDD
12 5 (6.94%) E-Commerce
12 5 (6.94%) Regression Testing
12 5 (6.94%) Unit Testing
13 4 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (61.11%) Java
2 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 11 (15.28%) C#
3 11 (15.28%) SQL
4 9 (12.50%) Scala
5 8 (11.11%) Python
6 5 (6.94%) Clojure
7 4 (5.56%) Apple Swift
8 2 (2.78%) PHP
8 2 (2.78%) Ruby
9 1 (1.39%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.39%) ECMAScript
9 1 (1.39%) ES6
9 1 (1.39%) Jython
9 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.39%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 8 (11.11%) ISEB
2 7 (9.72%) DV Cleared
2 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.33%) ISTQB
4 5 (6.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (45.83%) QA
2 8 (11.11%) SDET
3 2 (2.78%) WCAG
4 1 (1.39%) WAI
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (6.94%) HP
1 5 (6.94%) Oracle
2 4 (5.56%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.78%) Informatica
3 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.39%) comScore
4 1 (1.39%) Gigya
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.39%) Zend
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