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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium WebDriver
England / East Midlands
Rank 87 101 93
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 13 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.89% 0.063% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.58% 0.56% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 1
Median daily rate £438 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.87 - -

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
233 180 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.88% 11.28% 12.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 114 110
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £265 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -45.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebDriver across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

WebDriver Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 February 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
Nottinghamshire - 7 £425 - 4
Northamptonshire - 4 £450 - 1
Leicestershire - 1 - -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 13 (86.67%) BDD
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (73.33%) Cucumber
4 9 (60.00%) Mocha
4 9 (60.00%) Behat
4 9 (60.00%) Jasmine
4 9 (60.00%) Sass
4 9 (60.00%) PHP
4 9 (60.00%) HTML
4 9 (60.00%) CSS
4 9 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (60.00%) gulp
5 8 (53.33%) CSS3
6 7 (46.67%) Progressive Enhancement
6 7 (46.67%) WAI
6 7 (46.67%) Grunt
6 7 (46.67%) Twig
7 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
8 5 (33.33%) Finance
9 4 (26.67%) Selenium
9 4 (26.67%) TDD
9 4 (26.67%) Web Development
9 4 (26.67%) Disclosure Scotland
10 3 (20.00%) Docker
10 3 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
10 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
10 3 (20.00%) Banking
11 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
11 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking

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 2 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Cucumber
2 9 (60.00%) gulp
2 9 (60.00%) Jasmine
2 9 (60.00%) Mocha
3 7 (46.67%) Grunt
4 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (26.67%) Selenium
6 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 2 (13.33%) Babel
7 2 (13.33%) JUnit
7 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
7 2 (13.33%) TestNG
7 2 (13.33%) webpack
8 1 (6.67%) JMeter
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Senior Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Digital Developer
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (13.33%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) UI Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
6 1 (6.67%) CSS Developer
6 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Test Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Agile Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Tester
6 1 (6.67%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) Behat
1 9 (60.00%) CSS
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
1 9 (60.00%) Sass
2 8 (53.33%) CSS3
3 7 (46.67%) Twig
4 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (13.33%) Doctrine
4 2 (13.33%) Express
4 2 (13.33%) Node.js
4 2 (13.33%) React
5 1 (6.67%) Django
5 1 (6.67%) Handlebars
5 1 (6.67%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) MEAN Stack
5 1 (6.67%) REST
5 1 (6.67%) RESTful
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) BDD
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Progressive Enhancement
5 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 4 (26.67%) Web Development
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (13.33%) API Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (13.33%) Data Virtualisation
7 2 (13.33%) Mobile First
7 2 (13.33%) OO
7 2 (13.33%) OO PHP
7 2 (13.33%) Scrum
8 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
8 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
8 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (60.00%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) BC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) DBS Check
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) WAI
2 4 (26.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Docker