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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 129 132 154
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +22
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 35 26 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.10% 0.75% 1.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.80% 4.86% 7.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 20 51
Median daily rate £450 £513 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +28.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £379 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £603 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+8.46% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
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
603 535 795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.97% 15.43% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 442 641
Median daily rate £475 £480 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.04% +12.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 63 (92.65%) Selenium
2 56 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (57.35%) Java
4 34 (50.00%) TDD
5 29 (42.65%) Cucumber
5 29 (42.65%) BDD
6 26 (38.24%) Test Automation
7 25 (36.76%) C#
8 19 (27.94%) Node.js
8 19 (27.94%) RESTful
8 19 (27.94%) QA
9 18 (26.47%) Automated Testing
9 18 (26.47%) SQL
9 18 (26.47%) Jenkins
10 17 (25.00%) SpecFlow
11 16 (23.53%) HTML
11 16 (23.53%) Pair Programming
12 15 (22.06%) JavaScript
12 15 (22.06%) Scrum
13 14 (20.59%) Web Services
13 14 (20.59%) JIRA
13 14 (20.59%) Agile Testing
14 13 (19.12%) AngularJS
14 13 (19.12%) RabbitMQ
14 13 (19.12%) OO
15 12 (17.65%) OOP
15 12 (17.65%) XML
15 12 (17.65%) .NET
15 12 (17.65%) CSS
16 11 (16.18%) HTML5

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 (11.76%) Jetty
2 3 (4.41%) Apache
3 1 (1.47%) CMS
3 1 (1.47%) Confluence
3 1 (1.47%) Drupal
3 1 (1.47%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) GitHub
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.41%) Big Data
4 2 (2.94%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 63 (92.65%) Selenium
2 29 (42.65%) Cucumber
3 18 (26.47%) Jenkins
4 17 (25.00%) SpecFlow
5 14 (20.59%) JIRA
6 10 (14.71%) SoapUI
7 9 (13.24%) Git (software)
7 9 (13.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (11.76%) MSTest
8 8 (11.76%) NUnit
9 7 (10.29%) gulp
9 7 (10.29%) JMeter
10 6 (8.82%) TeamCity
11 5 (7.35%) Protractor
12 4 (5.88%) JBehave
12 4 (5.88%) Maven
12 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio
12 4 (5.88%) Zephyr
13 3 (4.41%) Grunt
13 3 (4.41%) Subversion
General
1 6 (8.82%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Banking
2 3 (4.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (42.65%) Developer
2 21 (30.88%) Tester
3 20 (29.41%) Automation Tester
4 17 (25.00%) Developer in Test
5 10 (14.71%) Senior Developer
6 9 (13.24%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (13.24%) Test Engineer
7 8 (11.76%) QA Engineer
7 8 (11.76%) QA Test Engineer
7 8 (11.76%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 8 (11.76%) Selenium Tester
8 7 (10.29%) Analyst
8 7 (10.29%) Java Developer
8 7 (10.29%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 7 (10.29%) Senior QA Engineer
8 7 (10.29%) Senior Test Engineer
8 7 (10.29%) Software Developer
8 7 (10.29%) Test Analyst
9 6 (8.82%) C# Developer
9 6 (8.82%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.94%) Node.js
1 19 (27.94%) RESTful
2 16 (23.53%) HTML
3 14 (20.59%) Web Services
4 13 (19.12%) AngularJS
4 13 (19.12%) RabbitMQ
5 12 (17.65%) .NET
5 12 (17.65%) CSS
5 12 (17.65%) XML
6 11 (16.18%) HTML5
7 9 (13.24%) JSON
8 7 (10.29%) CSS3
8 7 (10.29%) React
8 7 (10.29%) REST
8 7 (10.29%) Sass
8 7 (10.29%) SOAP
9 6 (8.82%) .NET Framework
9 6 (8.82%) LESS
9 6 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (7.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) User Experience
2 4 (5.88%) Fintech
3 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.94%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.94%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.94%) iPhone
4 1 (1.47%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.47%) IVR
4 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.47%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.24%) Windows
2 6 (8.82%) Unix
3 3 (4.41%) Android
4 2 (2.94%) Linux
4 2 (2.94%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (50.00%) TDD
3 29 (42.65%) BDD
4 26 (38.24%) Test Automation
5 18 (26.47%) Automated Testing
6 16 (23.53%) Pair Programming
7 15 (22.06%) Scrum
8 14 (20.59%) Agile Testing
9 13 (19.12%) OO
10 12 (17.65%) OOP
11 10 (14.71%) Exploratory Testing
12 8 (11.76%) Regression Testing
13 7 (10.29%) Automation Testing
13 7 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (8.82%) ATDD
14 6 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
14 6 (8.82%) QA Automation
15 5 (7.35%) Progressive Enhancement
15 5 (7.35%) Test Scripting
15 5 (7.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (57.35%) Java
2 25 (36.76%) C#
3 18 (26.47%) SQL
4 15 (22.06%) JavaScript
5 10 (14.71%) Scala
6 5 (7.35%) Python
6 5 (7.35%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.88%) PHP
8 3 (4.41%) Clojure
8 3 (4.41%) Jython
9 2 (2.94%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.94%) C
9 2 (2.94%) Perl
9 2 (2.94%) Ruby
9 2 (2.94%) VBScript
10 1 (1.47%) ES6
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) ISEB
2 4 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) Degree
4 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (27.94%) QA
2 9 (13.24%) SDET
3 2 (2.94%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.94%) HP
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (1.47%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.47%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Stratospherec
Rate: From £350 to £440 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago