The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium WebDriver
England / East Midlands
Rank 89 98 82
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.27% 0.068% 0.069%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.87% 0.53% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £450 £350 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £343 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -2.14%
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 East Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
214 188 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.47% 12.73% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 106 118
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +59.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.06 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.65% +8.10%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing WebDriver as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebDriver across the East Midlands region.

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 3 £450 - 1
Leicestershire - 1 - - 2
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 28 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (93.10%) BDD
3 25 (86.21%) Behat
3 25 (86.21%) Jenkins
3 25 (86.21%) PHP
4 24 (82.76%) Docker
4 24 (82.76%) Cucumber
5 23 (79.31%) Elasticsearch
5 23 (79.31%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (72.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
7 19 (65.52%) Zend
8 16 (55.17%) Zend Framework
8 16 (55.17%) Doctrine
9 15 (51.72%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (48.28%) OO
10 14 (48.28%) OO PHP
11 13 (44.83%) Front End Development
11 13 (44.83%) Git (software)
11 13 (44.83%) Linux
12 11 (37.93%) Unix
12 11 (37.93%) Case Management
13 10 (34.48%) Open Source
13 10 (34.48%) Mac OS X
13 10 (34.48%) MVC
14 9 (31.03%) HTTP
14 9 (31.03%) Visualisation
14 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
14 9 (31.03%) Line Management
15 8 (27.59%) gulp

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 23 (79.31%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (27.59%) Confluence
3 2 (6.90%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Photoshop
1 8 (27.59%) Pixelmator
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (86.21%) Jenkins
2 24 (82.76%) Cucumber
3 13 (44.83%) Git (software)
4 8 (27.59%) Grunt
4 8 (27.59%) gulp
4 8 (27.59%) JIRA
4 8 (27.59%) Protractor
5 5 (17.24%) Selenium
6 2 (6.90%) JUnit
6 2 (6.90%) SoapUI
6 2 (6.90%) TestNG
7 1 (3.45%) Ant
7 1 (3.45%) JMeter
7 1 (3.45%) Maven
7 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Developer
2 16 (55.17%) Senior Developer
3 11 (37.93%) PHP Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (24.14%) Senior PHP Developer
6 6 (20.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 5 (17.24%) PHP Zend Developer
8 3 (10.34%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (10.34%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
9 2 (6.90%) HTML CSS Developer
9 2 (6.90%) HTML Developer
9 2 (6.90%) Test Automation Engineer
9 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
10 1 (3.45%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
10 1 (3.45%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 1 (3.45%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 1 (3.45%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL Developer
10 1 (3.45%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 1 (3.45%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) Behat
2 16 (55.17%) Doctrine
2 16 (55.17%) Zend Framework
3 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
4 8 (27.59%) CSS
4 8 (27.59%) CSS3
4 8 (27.59%) Gherkin
4 8 (27.59%) HTML
4 8 (27.59%) LESS
5 7 (24.14%) Twig
6 2 (6.90%) Symfony
7 1 (3.45%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (3.45%) Laravel
7 1 (3.45%) RESTful
7 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Visualisation
2 4 (13.79%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Linux
2 11 (37.93%) Unix
3 10 (34.48%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (93.10%) BDD
3 23 (79.31%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (72.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (48.28%) OO
5 14 (48.28%) OO PHP
6 13 (44.83%) Front End Development
7 11 (37.93%) Case Management
8 10 (34.48%) MVC
8 10 (34.48%) Open Source
9 9 (31.03%) Line Management
10 6 (20.69%) Service Design
11 5 (17.24%) Web Operations
12 4 (13.79%) TDD
13 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
13 2 (6.90%) Data Virtualisation
13 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
13 2 (6.90%) OOP
13 2 (6.90%) Scrum
13 2 (6.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) PHP
2 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.34%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) DBS Check
3 2 (6.90%) BC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) ISEB
3 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) WAI
2 4 (13.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 24 (82.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Zend
2 1 (3.45%) SAP