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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium WebDriver
London / City of London
Rank 108 136 129
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -7
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 45 15 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.53% 0.50% 1.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.88% 3.53% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 11 51
Median daily rate £475 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £370 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.19 - -

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
507 425 720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.19% 14.03% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 329 581
Median daily rate £475 £465 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +9.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £338 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £41.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +12.97%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017, 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 68 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (81.58%) Selenium
3 45 (59.21%) TDD
4 38 (50.00%) Java
5 37 (48.68%) BDD
6 33 (43.42%) C#
7 31 (40.79%) Cucumber
8 29 (38.16%) Pair Programming
8 29 (38.16%) RESTful
9 24 (31.58%) Test Automation
10 22 (28.95%) Node.js
11 21 (27.63%) Web Services
11 21 (27.63%) OO
12 20 (26.32%) Agile Testing
12 20 (26.32%) RabbitMQ
13 18 (23.68%) SpecFlow
13 18 (23.68%) JavaScript
13 18 (23.68%) QA
14 17 (22.37%) HTML
14 17 (22.37%) SQL
14 17 (22.37%) OOP
15 16 (21.05%) Automated Testing
16 15 (19.74%) Jenkins
17 14 (18.42%) Unit Testing
17 14 (18.42%) .NET
18 13 (17.11%) CSS
19 12 (15.79%) Scrum
19 12 (15.79%) JIRA
19 12 (15.79%) HTML5
19 12 (15.79%) Process Improvement

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 8 (10.53%) Jetty
2 1 (1.32%) ATG Dynamo
2 1 (1.32%) CMS
2 1 (1.32%) Confluence
2 1 (1.32%) Drupal
2 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.32%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.84%) GitHub
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.58%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.63%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 62 (81.58%) Selenium
2 31 (40.79%) Cucumber
3 18 (23.68%) SpecFlow
4 15 (19.74%) Jenkins
5 12 (15.79%) JIRA
6 11 (14.47%) Mockito
6 11 (14.47%) Moq
7 10 (13.16%) SoapUI
7 10 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (11.84%) Git (software)
8 9 (11.84%) gulp
9 8 (10.53%) MSTest
9 8 (10.53%) NUnit
10 5 (6.58%) JMeter
11 4 (5.26%) Protractor
11 4 (5.26%) Subversion
11 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
12 3 (3.95%) Appium
12 3 (3.95%) Grunt
12 3 (3.95%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (6.58%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Banking
3 1 (1.32%) Advertising
3 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (50.00%) Developer
2 25 (32.89%) Developer in Test
3 17 (22.37%) Tester
4 16 (21.05%) Automation Tester
5 13 (17.11%) Software Developer
6 12 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
7 11 (14.47%) Senior Developer
8 10 (13.16%) QA Engineer
8 10 (13.16%) Test Engineer
9 9 (11.84%) C# Developer
9 9 (11.84%) Senior QA Engineer
9 9 (11.84%) Test Automation Developer
10 8 (10.53%) QA Test Engineer
10 8 (10.53%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 7 (9.21%) Senior Test Engineer
12 6 (7.89%) Analyst
13 5 (6.58%) Test Analyst
14 4 (5.26%) Java Developer
14 4 (5.26%) Selenium Automation Tester
14 4 (5.26%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (38.16%) RESTful
2 22 (28.95%) Node.js
3 21 (27.63%) Web Services
4 20 (26.32%) RabbitMQ
5 17 (22.37%) HTML
6 14 (18.42%) .NET
7 13 (17.11%) CSS
8 12 (15.79%) HTML5
9 11 (14.47%) AngularJS
10 10 (13.16%) XML
11 9 (11.84%) React
11 9 (11.84%) Sass
12 8 (10.53%) CSS3
12 8 (10.53%) LESS
12 8 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (9.21%) JSON
13 7 (9.21%) SOAP
14 6 (7.89%) .NET Framework
14 6 (7.89%) REST
15 5 (6.58%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) User Experience
2 5 (6.58%) Fintech
3 3 (3.95%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.63%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.32%) IVR
5 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.32%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.21%) Windows
2 4 (5.26%) Unix
3 2 (2.63%) Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Android
4 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (59.21%) TDD
3 37 (48.68%) BDD
4 29 (38.16%) Pair Programming
5 24 (31.58%) Test Automation
6 21 (27.63%) OO
7 20 (26.32%) Agile Testing
8 17 (22.37%) OOP
9 16 (21.05%) Automated Testing
10 14 (18.42%) Unit Testing
11 12 (15.79%) Process Improvement
11 12 (15.79%) Scrum
12 10 (13.16%) Automation Testing
13 9 (11.84%) E-Commerce
13 9 (11.84%) Exploratory Testing
14 7 (9.21%) ATDD
14 7 (9.21%) Progressive Enhancement
14 7 (9.21%) Regression Testing
14 7 (9.21%) Test Scripting
15 6 (7.89%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 38 (50.00%) Java
2 33 (43.42%) C#
3 18 (23.68%) JavaScript
4 17 (22.37%) SQL
5 7 (9.21%) Scala
6 6 (7.89%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.26%) PHP
7 4 (5.26%) Python
8 3 (3.95%) Ruby
9 2 (2.63%) C
9 2 (2.63%) Jython
9 2 (2.63%) Perl
9 2 (2.63%) VBScript
10 1 (1.32%) ES6
Qualifications
1 7 (9.21%) ISEB
2 3 (3.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) Degree
4 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (23.68%) QA
2 9 (11.84%) SDET
3 2 (2.63%) WCAG
4 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.63%) HP
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (1.32%) ATG
3 1 (1.32%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.32%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
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