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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 131 148 166
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +18
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 59 60 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.17% 1.00% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.31% 8.08% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 52 25
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £320 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
710 743 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.03% 12.42% 12.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 557 542
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £288 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.64% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Average hourly rate - £58.11 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +158.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 90 (88.24%) Selenium
2 72 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (53.92%) Java
4 54 (52.94%) Cucumber
5 47 (46.08%) BDD
6 39 (38.24%) TDD
7 35 (34.31%) HTML
7 35 (34.31%) QA
8 32 (31.37%) JavaScript
8 32 (31.37%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (29.41%) Test Automation
9 30 (29.41%) SQL
10 29 (28.43%) C#
11 24 (23.53%) CSS
11 24 (23.53%) HTML5
12 23 (22.55%) Scrum
13 22 (21.57%) .NET
13 22 (21.57%) RESTful
13 22 (21.57%) AngularJS
14 21 (20.59%) Jenkins
14 21 (20.59%) Git (software)
14 21 (20.59%) E-Commerce
15 20 (19.61%) JUnit
15 20 (19.61%) Test Scripting
16 18 (17.65%) XML
16 18 (17.65%) JIRA
17 17 (16.67%) OO
18 16 (15.69%) JBehave
18 16 (15.69%) CSS3
18 16 (15.69%) SpecFlow

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 5 (4.90%) Node.js
2 4 (3.92%) Adobe CQ
2 4 (3.92%) IIS
3 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.98%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.82%) Internet
2 8 (7.84%) HTTP
3 4 (3.92%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.96%) ATM
4 2 (1.96%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.86%) MongoDB
1 7 (6.86%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.98%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 90 (88.24%) Selenium
2 54 (52.94%) Cucumber
3 21 (20.59%) Jenkins
3 21 (20.59%) Git (software)
4 20 (19.61%) JUnit
5 18 (17.65%) JIRA
6 16 (15.69%) JBehave
6 16 (15.69%) SpecFlow
7 15 (14.71%) Hudson
8 11 (10.78%) TestNG
8 11 (10.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (10.78%) Grunt
8 11 (10.78%) Bower
9 9 (8.82%) Subversion
9 9 (8.82%) TeamCity
10 8 (7.84%) Appium
11 7 (6.86%) Visual Studio
12 6 (5.88%) SoapUI
12 6 (5.88%) Jasmine
12 6 (5.88%) Calabash
General
1 16 (15.69%) Banking
2 14 (13.73%) Investment Banking
3 9 (8.82%) Finance
4 6 (5.88%) Retail
5 4 (3.92%) Front Office
6 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.96%) Marketing
7 2 (1.96%) Back Office
8 1 (0.98%) Electronics
8 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.98%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (35.29%) Developer
2 20 (19.61%) Tester
3 17 (16.67%) Analyst
3 17 (16.67%) Automation Tester
4 15 (14.71%) Test Analyst
5 10 (9.80%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (7.84%) Automation Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) Selenium Tester
7 6 (5.88%) Test Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (3.92%) QA Automation Engineer
9 4 (3.92%) Hybris Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Automation Analyst
9 4 (3.92%) QA Engineer
9 4 (3.92%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Senior Test Analyst
9 4 (3.92%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (3.92%) Test Manager
10 3 (2.94%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (34.31%) HTML
2 24 (23.53%) CSS
2 24 (23.53%) HTML5
3 22 (21.57%) .NET
3 22 (21.57%) RESTful
3 22 (21.57%) AngularJS
4 18 (17.65%) XML
5 16 (15.69%) CSS3
6 12 (11.76%) Web Services
7 9 (8.82%) D3.js
7 9 (8.82%) Backbone.js
8 7 (6.86%) Hibernate
8 7 (6.86%) Spring
8 7 (6.86%) jQuery
9 6 (5.88%) REST
9 6 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (5.88%) JSON
10 5 (4.90%) Spring MVC
10 5 (4.90%) Sass
10 5 (4.90%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.78%) User Experience
2 8 (7.84%) Open Source
3 7 (6.86%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.86%) Digital Media
4 4 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.92%) Video on Demand
5 3 (2.94%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.94%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.96%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.96%) Equities
6 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.98%) Biometrics
7 1 (0.98%) DTV
7 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.86%) Windows
2 6 (5.88%) Android
3 5 (4.90%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.92%) UNIX
5 3 (2.94%) Linux
6 1 (0.98%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (46.08%) BDD
3 39 (38.24%) TDD
4 32 (31.37%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (29.41%) Test Automation
6 23 (22.55%) Scrum
7 21 (20.59%) E-Commerce
8 20 (19.61%) Test Scripting
9 17 (16.67%) OO
10 15 (14.71%) Automation Testing
11 14 (13.73%) Waterfall
12 12 (11.76%) V-Model
12 12 (11.76%) Performance Testing
13 11 (10.78%) Software Testing
14 10 (9.80%) Responsive Web Design
14 10 (9.80%) Use Case
15 9 (8.82%) Automated Testing
15 9 (8.82%) MVC
15 9 (8.82%) ATDD
16 8 (7.84%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 55 (53.92%) Java
2 32 (31.37%) JavaScript
3 30 (29.41%) SQL
4 29 (28.43%) C#
5 13 (12.75%) Ruby
5 13 (12.75%) Scala
6 8 (7.84%) Groovy
7 7 (6.86%) Python
7 7 (6.86%) C
8 4 (3.92%) C++
9 3 (2.94%) Perl
9 3 (2.94%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.96%) VB
11 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.98%) PHP
11 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.98%) VBScript
11 1 (0.98%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (7.84%) ISEB
2 7 (6.86%) Degree
3 6 (5.88%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (34.31%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (5.88%) Oracle
2 5 (4.90%) hybris
3 4 (3.92%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.92%) Adobe
4 2 (1.96%) HP
5 1 (0.98%) SAP
5 1 (0.98%) ATG
5 1 (0.98%) SOASTA, Inc
5 1 (0.98%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.98%) Demandware
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