The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 125 138 115
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -23
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 14 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.47% 0.034% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.33% 0.24% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Average daily rate
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£238 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.78% -8.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 - -
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 of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
420 411 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.07% 13.97% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 236 140
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £441 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 27 32
Average hourly rate £39.50 £37.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.75% +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £31.50 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £47.50 £40.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.92% +0.80%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

WebDriver
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebDriver across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

WebDriver Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 30 June 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Hertfordshire -8 8 £360 +12.50%
Cambridgeshire - 5 £210 -
Essex - 1 £450 -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 44 (100.00%) Selenium
2 34 (77.27%) QA
3 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (61.36%) C#
5 19 (43.18%) BDD
5 19 (43.18%) SpecFlow
6 18 (40.91%) E-Commerce
6 18 (40.91%) Retail
6 18 (40.91%) Test Automation
7 15 (34.09%) Java
8 14 (31.82%) Coaching
9 13 (29.55%) .NET
9 13 (29.55%) UNIX
10 12 (27.27%) XML
10 12 (27.27%) Subversion
10 12 (27.27%) Ruby
11 11 (25.00%) TDD
11 11 (25.00%) Test Scripting
11 11 (25.00%) Cucumber
12 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (22.73%) DbVisualizer
12 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (22.73%) System Testing
12 10 (22.73%) RESTful
12 10 (22.73%) .NET Framework
12 10 (22.73%) Document Management
12 10 (22.73%) Automated Testing
12 10 (22.73%) SQL
12 10 (22.73%) DB2
12 10 (22.73%) JavaScript

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.64%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) DB2
1 10 (22.73%) DbVisualizer
2 2 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 44 (100.00%) Selenium
2 19 (43.18%) SpecFlow
3 12 (27.27%) Subversion
4 11 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 5 (11.36%) Eclipse
6 4 (9.09%) JIRA
6 4 (9.09%) PHPUnit
6 4 (9.09%) SoapUI
6 4 (9.09%) Calabash
6 4 (9.09%) Appium
7 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
7 3 (6.82%) eggPlant
7 3 (6.82%) TestNG
7 3 (6.82%) Xcode
8 2 (4.55%) JUnit
8 2 (4.55%) Robotium
9 1 (2.27%) Hudson
9 1 (2.27%) Maven
9 1 (2.27%) TestLink
9 1 (2.27%) Robot Framework
General
1 18 (40.91%) Retail
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (50.00%) Analyst
2 17 (38.64%) Test Analyst
3 15 (34.09%) Tester
4 13 (29.55%) Automation Tester
5 7 (15.91%) Developer
6 6 (13.64%) QA Analyst
6 6 (13.64%) Agile Test Analyst
6 6 (13.64%) Selenium Tester
7 5 (11.36%) Quality Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) Analyst Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
9 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
9 3 (6.82%) QA Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) Senior Analyst Developer
10 2 (4.55%) AWS Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Automation Analyst
10 2 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
11 1 (2.27%) Test Leader
11 1 (2.27%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) .NET
2 12 (27.27%) XML
3 10 (22.73%) Flash
3 10 (22.73%) .NET Framework
3 10 (22.73%) RESTful
3 10 (22.73%) HTML
4 6 (13.64%) Gherkin
4 6 (13.64%) J2EE
5 2 (4.55%) SOAP
5 2 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) UNIX
2 3 (6.82%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Android
3 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (43.18%) BDD
3 18 (40.91%) E-Commerce
3 18 (40.91%) Test Automation
4 14 (31.82%) Coaching
5 11 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 11 (25.00%) TDD
6 10 (22.73%) Document Management
6 10 (22.73%) Automated Testing
6 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (22.73%) System Testing
7 8 (18.18%) Manual Testing
8 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.55%) OOP
9 2 (4.55%) Open Source
9 2 (4.55%) Release Management
9 2 (4.55%) Performance Testing
10 1 (2.27%) Load Testing
10 1 (2.27%) Web Testing
10 1 (2.27%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) C#
2 15 (34.09%) Java
3 12 (27.27%) Ruby
4 10 (22.73%) SQL
4 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
5 7 (15.91%) PHP
6 3 (6.82%) Python
7 2 (4.55%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (77.27%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle