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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium WebDriver
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 50 79 74
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -5
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 21 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.52% 0.90% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.73% 7.65% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 5
Median daily rate £356 £361 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £289 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £432 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.87 - -

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
153 170 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.39% 11.76% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 82 93
Median daily rate £400 £363 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £260 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- +13.51%

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
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 20 February 2017.

WebDriver Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 26 (100.00%) Selenium
2 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (73.08%) Java
4 13 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 11 (42.31%) Linux
5 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
6 10 (38.46%) Cucumber
6 10 (38.46%) SQL
6 10 (38.46%) Scrum
6 10 (38.46%) Manual Testing
7 9 (34.62%) BDD
7 9 (34.62%) SoapUI
7 9 (34.62%) Automation Testing
7 9 (34.62%) Exploratory Testing
8 8 (30.77%) Web Services
8 8 (30.77%) Python
9 7 (26.92%) MySQL
9 7 (26.92%) Finance
9 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (26.92%) JSON
9 7 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (26.92%) QA
9 7 (26.92%) REST
10 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
10 6 (23.08%) CA Agile Central
10 6 (23.08%) Subversion
10 6 (23.08%) Bugzilla
10 6 (23.08%) JUnit
11 5 (19.23%) ISEB
11 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MySQL
1 7 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.85%) GIS
Development Applications
1 26 (100.00%) Selenium
2 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
3 10 (38.46%) Cucumber
4 9 (34.62%) SoapUI
5 6 (23.08%) Bugzilla
5 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
5 6 (23.08%) JUnit
5 6 (23.08%) Subversion
6 4 (15.38%) DbUnit
6 4 (15.38%) Mockito
7 3 (11.54%) JIRA
7 3 (11.54%) Protractor
7 3 (11.54%) SpecFlow
8 2 (7.69%) TeamCity
9 1 (3.85%) JMeter
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Electronics
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Test Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Senior Test Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Java Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Automation Test Lead
5 3 (11.54%) Test Leader
6 2 (7.69%) Automation Test Expert
6 2 (7.69%) Developer in Test
6 2 (7.69%) UI Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Web Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) QA Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Web Services
2 7 (26.92%) JSON
2 7 (26.92%) REST
3 2 (7.69%) CSS
3 2 (7.69%) Node.js
3 2 (7.69%) SOAP
3 2 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.54%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 10 (38.46%) Manual Testing
3 10 (38.46%) Scrum
4 9 (34.62%) Automation Testing
4 9 (34.62%) BDD
4 9 (34.62%) Exploratory Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Requirements Management
7 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
7 4 (15.38%) User Stories
8 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
8 3 (11.54%) OO
8 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
8 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
8 3 (11.54%) TDD
9 2 (7.69%) Re-Platforming
10 1 (3.85%) API Testing
10 1 (3.85%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) SQL
3 8 (30.77%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) XPath
5 1 (3.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) DBS Check
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (7.69%) SDET
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) CA Agile Central
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
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