The first table below looks at the demand for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the East Midlands region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 84 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.29% 0.21% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.58% 2.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£320 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
155 103 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.07% 7.26% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 39 52
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 4 £320 -
Leicestershire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (60.00%) User Stories
3 3 (60.00%) JBehave
3 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) ISEB
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) JUnit
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) JBehave
2 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) JUnit
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium IDE
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) User Stories
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle