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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 93 123 125
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +2
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 31 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.36% 0.42% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.45% 2.84% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 8
Median daily rate £304 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £261 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £320 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
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
367 387 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.09% 14.83% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 238 214
Median daily rate £390 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.10% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 40 11
Median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.54% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £35.60 £35.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.78 £56.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 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 2 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hertfordshire +11 17 £350 +35.92% 8
Cambridgeshire +15 11 £288 -4.16% 3
Bedfordshire - 3 - -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 of England region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 47 (100.00%) Selenium
2 45 (95.74%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (85.11%) Cucumber
4 37 (78.72%) Java
5 33 (70.21%) Test Automation
6 32 (68.09%) BDD
7 29 (61.70%) SoapUI
7 29 (61.70%) JBehave
7 29 (61.70%) JIRA
7 29 (61.70%) QA
8 28 (59.57%) TDD
8 28 (59.57%) Jenkins
9 27 (57.45%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (53.19%) ATDD
11 24 (51.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 24 (51.06%) JUnit
12 23 (48.94%) Continuous Delivery
13 20 (42.55%) Test Scripting
13 20 (42.55%) Maven
14 19 (40.43%) TeamCity
15 18 (38.30%) C#
15 18 (38.30%) E-Commerce
15 18 (38.30%) Gherkin
15 18 (38.30%) Automation Testing
16 17 (36.17%) Defect Management
17 16 (34.04%) SpecFlow
17 16 (34.04%) Scrum
17 16 (34.04%) Ruby
17 16 (34.04%) Git (software)
18 15 (31.91%) SDET

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 10 (21.28%) Tomcat
2 8 (17.02%) Confluence
3 5 (10.64%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.13%) Apache
Business Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) DB2
1 5 (10.64%) DbVisualizer
2 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 47 (100.00%) Selenium
2 40 (85.11%) Cucumber
3 29 (61.70%) JBehave
3 29 (61.70%) JIRA
3 29 (61.70%) SoapUI
4 28 (59.57%) Jenkins
5 24 (51.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 24 (51.06%) JUnit
6 20 (42.55%) Maven
7 19 (40.43%) TeamCity
8 16 (34.04%) Git (software)
8 16 (34.04%) SpecFlow
9 14 (29.79%) Appium
10 13 (27.66%) TestNG
11 10 (21.28%) Ant
12 8 (17.02%) Eclipse
12 8 (17.02%) JMeter
12 8 (17.02%) NUnit
13 6 (12.77%) FitNesse
14 5 (10.64%) Robot Framework
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Retail
3 5 (10.64%) Back Office
4 4 (8.51%) Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Analyst
1 16 (34.04%) Test Analyst
2 15 (31.91%) Tester
3 13 (27.66%) Automation Tester
4 10 (21.28%) Automation Test Analyst
4 10 (21.28%) Test Engineer
5 8 (17.02%) Test Automation Engineer
6 7 (14.89%) Developer
6 7 (14.89%) Developer in Test
6 7 (14.89%) Java Automation Tester
6 7 (14.89%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 7 (14.89%) Selenium Tester
6 7 (14.89%) Software Developer
7 6 (12.77%) C# Developer
7 6 (12.77%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (12.77%) Senior Test Engineer
8 5 (10.64%) Java Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Java Software Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (38.30%) Gherkin
2 11 (23.40%) Spring
3 10 (21.28%) RESTful
4 5 (10.64%) HTML
4 5 (10.64%) J2EE
4 5 (10.64%) Web Services
4 5 (10.64%) XML
5 4 (8.51%) REST
6 3 (6.38%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.26%) .NET
8 1 (2.13%) CSS
8 1 (2.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (95.74%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (70.21%) Test Automation
3 32 (68.09%) BDD
4 28 (59.57%) TDD
5 27 (57.45%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (53.19%) ATDD
7 23 (48.94%) Continuous Delivery
8 20 (42.55%) Test Scripting
9 18 (38.30%) Automation Testing
9 18 (38.30%) E-Commerce
10 17 (36.17%) Defect Management
11 16 (34.04%) Scrum
12 13 (27.66%) Automated Testing
12 13 (27.66%) Feature Driven Development
13 11 (23.40%) Kanban
13 11 (23.40%) Manual Testing
13 11 (23.40%) Non-Functional Testing
13 11 (23.40%) Regression Testing
14 10 (21.28%) Open Source
14 10 (21.28%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (78.72%) Java
2 18 (38.30%) C#
3 16 (34.04%) Ruby
4 14 (29.79%) Python
5 13 (27.66%) Perl
6 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
7 5 (10.64%) SQL
8 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (61.70%) QA
2 15 (31.91%) SDET
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Atlassian
2 5 (10.64%) hybris
2 5 (10.64%) IBM
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) SAP
Watford, Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 12 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago