The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 70 81 76
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 8 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.78% 0.64% 0.085%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.42% 5.45% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Median daily rate £525 £238 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+121.05% -50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.37 - -
WebDriver
Scotland

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
181 202 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.57% 11.83% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 104 92
Median daily rate £400 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £280 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £47.25 £27.45 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.16% -35.42%
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 Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing WebDriver as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Selenium
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) BDD
3 7 (53.85%) Cucumber
3 7 (53.85%) Java
4 6 (46.15%) Linux
4 6 (46.15%) ISEB
4 6 (46.15%) JIRA
4 6 (46.15%) Manual Testing
5 5 (38.46%) QA
5 5 (38.46%) GIS
5 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
5 5 (38.46%) User Stories
5 5 (38.46%) Automation Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Exploratory Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (30.77%) Gherkin
6 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (30.77%) Python
6 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
6 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
7 3 (23.08%) Data Validation
7 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
7 3 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (23.08%) Validation
7 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (23.08%) PostGIS
7 3 (23.08%) Jenkins

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) GIS
2 3 (23.08%) QGIS
2 3 (23.08%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (53.85%) Cucumber
3 6 (46.15%) JIRA
4 3 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
5 2 (15.38%) Protractor
5 2 (15.38%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Senior Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Senior Test Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Test Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) QA Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Automation Tester
3 3 (23.08%) QA Automation Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Automation Test Lead
4 2 (15.38%) Test Leader
5 1 (7.69%) GIS Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior GIS Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Gherkin
2 3 (23.08%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Fintech
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) BDD
3 6 (46.15%) Manual Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Automation Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Exploratory Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 5 (38.46%) User Stories
5 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Data Validation
6 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Validation
7 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
7 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 2 (15.38%) OO
7 2 (15.38%) TDD
7 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Scrum
8 1 (7.69%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) ISEB
2 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
2 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SDET
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Ansible