The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 71 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 12 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.84% - 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.23% - 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 2
Average daily rate
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£363 - £350
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
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
130 122 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.15% 10.22% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 80 38
Average daily rate £400 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £240 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £40.75 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.34% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

WebDriver
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebDriver across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

WebDriver Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 19 (100.00%) Selenium
2 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (84.21%) Test Automation
3 16 (84.21%) BDD
4 15 (78.95%) SQL
5 13 (68.42%) HTML
5 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
6 12 (63.16%) Java
6 12 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (63.16%) Jenkins
7 11 (57.89%) Hudson
7 11 (57.89%) JIRA
8 10 (52.63%) Maven
9 8 (42.11%) TDD
9 8 (42.11%) Cucumber
9 8 (42.11%) Ant
9 8 (42.11%) CSS
9 8 (42.11%) Linux
10 7 (36.84%) Web Services
11 6 (31.58%) RESTful
12 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (26.32%) JSON
12 5 (26.32%) UNIX
12 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
12 5 (26.32%) JSP
12 5 (26.32%) Gradle
12 5 (26.32%) Artifactory
13 4 (21.05%) OOD
13 4 (21.05%) JMeter
13 4 (21.05%) Finance

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 19 (100.00%) Selenium
2 12 (63.16%) Jenkins
3 11 (57.89%) Hudson
3 11 (57.89%) JIRA
4 10 (52.63%) Maven
5 8 (42.11%) Cucumber
5 8 (42.11%) Ant
6 5 (26.32%) Gradle
6 5 (26.32%) Artifactory
7 4 (21.05%) JMeter
7 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
8 2 (10.53%) Appium
8 2 (10.53%) Calabash
9 1 (5.26%) JBehave
9 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Test Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Test Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Automation Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Test Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) HTML
2 8 (42.11%) CSS
3 7 (36.84%) Web Services
4 6 (31.58%) RESTful
5 5 (26.32%) JSON
5 5 (26.32%) JSP
6 1 (5.26%) .NET
6 1 (5.26%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Open Source
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) UNIX
3 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
3 2 (10.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (84.21%) Test Automation
2 16 (84.21%) BDD
3 12 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (42.11%) TDD
5 4 (21.05%) OOD
5 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Refactoring
6 3 (15.79%) ATDD
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) DevOps
6 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.53%) User Stories
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Testing
7 2 (10.53%) ETL
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.26%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 12 (63.16%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) HND
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA