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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 97 84 91
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.061% 0.40% 0.062%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.57% 3.21% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
174 187 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.58% 12.52% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 102 74
Average daily rate £370 £345 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 11
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £35.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

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 31 August 2015. 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
Nottinghamshire - 1 £400 -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) QA
4 5 (50.00%) BDD
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) .NET
5 4 (40.00%) SpecFlow
5 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (40.00%) Automation Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (30.00%) SDLC
6 3 (30.00%) Retail
6 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) Web Services
7 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (20.00%) Ruby
7 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
8 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
8 1 (10.00%) RESTful
8 1 (10.00%) HTML5
8 1 (10.00%) hybris
8 1 (10.00%) User Stories
8 1 (10.00%) CSS3

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (40.00%) SpecFlow
2 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) NUnit
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) AWS Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Developer Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Hybris Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) CSS3
3 1 (10.00%) Spring Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (40.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) User Stories
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) hybris