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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank - 91 97
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 0 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.63% 0.063%
As % of the Development Applications category - 5.09% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Average daily rate - £363 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +72.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 - -
WebDriver
England

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
174 216 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.74% 12.37% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 138 91
Average daily rate £339 £373 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.06% +14.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £575 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +15.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.37 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.38% -2.01%

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
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) BDD

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Test Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA