The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the East of England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 141 110 131
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +21
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 3 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.095% 0.36% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.77% 3.52% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
Average daily rate £320 £349 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.24% +26.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £288
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +14.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
392 227 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.43% 10.08% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 123 171
Average daily rate £365 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 58
Average hourly rate £37.00 £33.67 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.90% -7.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £16.15 £26.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £51.35 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
WebDriver
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -11 1 £203 -35.71% 3
Hertfordshire -13 1 £320 -23.12%
Bedfordshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) JMeter
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) XPath
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSD
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JMeter
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSD
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle