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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 105 - 115
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 18 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.70% - 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.07% - 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 7
Average daily rate
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£350 - £450
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 - - -
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
355 291 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.88% 12.67% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 157 150
Average daily rate £375 £361 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% -3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.64% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 35 33
Average hourly rate £36.00 £33.75 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £13.20 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £39.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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
Cambridgeshire - 16 £350 - 2
Essex - 1 £350 -
Suffolk - 1 £350 - 2
Hertfordshire - - - - 3
Norfolk - - - -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 24 (82.76%) Selenium
2 16 (55.17%) QA
3 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (48.28%) C#
5 13 (44.83%) Java
6 12 (41.38%) SpecFlow
7 11 (37.93%) Test Automation
8 9 (31.03%) .NET
8 9 (31.03%) E-Commerce
9 8 (27.59%) Linux
9 8 (27.59%) BDD
10 7 (24.14%) REST
10 7 (24.14%) UNIX
10 7 (24.14%) Maven
11 6 (20.69%) Ruby
11 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
11 6 (20.69%) SoapUI
11 6 (20.69%) Manual Testing
11 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
12 5 (17.24%) Load Testing
12 5 (17.24%) User Stories
12 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
12 5 (17.24%) SOAP
12 5 (17.24%) Web Services
12 5 (17.24%) MySQL
12 5 (17.24%) Oracle
12 5 (17.24%) Ant
12 5 (17.24%) Subversion
13 4 (13.79%) XML
13 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.90%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.45%) Moodle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (82.76%) Selenium
2 12 (41.38%) SpecFlow
3 7 (24.14%) Maven
4 6 (20.69%) SoapUI
5 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
5 5 (17.24%) Ant
5 5 (17.24%) Subversion
6 3 (10.34%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (10.34%) JMeter
7 2 (6.90%) JUnit
7 2 (6.90%) Mockito
7 2 (6.90%) Hamcrest
7 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
7 2 (6.90%) TestNG
8 1 (3.45%) Hudson
8 1 (3.45%) Calabash
8 1 (3.45%) Appium
8 1 (3.45%) TestLink
8 1 (3.45%) FitNesse
8 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Test Analyst
1 13 (44.83%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Tester
3 6 (20.69%) Automation Tester
4 3 (10.34%) Test Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Test Automation Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Lead Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) .NET
2 7 (24.14%) REST
3 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
4 5 (17.24%) SOAP
4 5 (17.24%) Web Services
5 4 (13.79%) XML
6 3 (10.34%) XSD
6 3 (10.34%) XSLT
6 3 (10.34%) CSS
7 2 (6.90%) Lucene
7 2 (6.90%) Spring
7 2 (6.90%) HTML
7 2 (6.90%) JDBC
7 2 (6.90%) jQuery
7 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
7 2 (6.90%) Guava
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Open Source
2 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.90%) Biology
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) UNIX
3 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.45%) Android
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) Test Automation
3 9 (31.03%) E-Commerce
4 8 (27.59%) BDD
5 6 (20.69%) Manual Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Load Testing
6 5 (17.24%) User Stories
7 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
8 3 (10.34%) OO
8 3 (10.34%) TDD
9 2 (6.90%) Validation
9 2 (6.90%) Scrum
9 2 (6.90%) MVC
9 2 (6.90%) Test-First Development
9 2 (6.90%) Bioinformatics
9 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
9 2 (6.90%) UML
9 2 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) C#
2 13 (44.83%) Java
3 6 (20.69%) Ruby
4 3 (10.34%) XPath
4 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) ISEB
1 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (55.17%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Progress
Cambridgeshire
Explore Group
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Suffolk
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Explore Group
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago