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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 71 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 12 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.82% - 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.23% - 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Average daily rate
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£350 - £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
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
130 156 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.93% 12.32% 7.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 100 28
Average daily rate £365 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £246 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

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 7 July 2015.

WebDriver Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 20 (100.00%) Selenium
2 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (85.00%) Test Automation
4 14 (70.00%) BDD
5 13 (65.00%) Java
5 13 (65.00%) SQL
6 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (55.00%) HTML
6 11 (55.00%) JIRA
7 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (50.00%) Jenkins
8 9 (45.00%) Hudson
9 8 (40.00%) Maven
9 8 (40.00%) Linux
10 7 (35.00%) TDD
11 6 (30.00%) Cucumber
11 6 (30.00%) Ant
11 6 (30.00%) CSS
12 5 (25.00%) Web Services
12 5 (25.00%) Artifactory
13 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
13 4 (20.00%) Banking
13 4 (20.00%) Investment Banking
13 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 4 (20.00%) RESTful
13 4 (20.00%) Open Source
13 4 (20.00%) JMeter
13 4 (20.00%) OOD
14 3 (15.00%) HTTP
14 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) HTTP
1 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 20 (100.00%) Selenium
2 11 (55.00%) JIRA
3 10 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 9 (45.00%) Hudson
5 8 (40.00%) Maven
6 6 (30.00%) Ant
6 6 (30.00%) Cucumber
7 5 (25.00%) Artifactory
8 4 (20.00%) JMeter
8 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
9 3 (15.00%) Gradle
10 1 (5.00%) Calabash
10 1 (5.00%) Appium
10 1 (5.00%) JBehave
10 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (20.00%) Banking
1 4 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Developer
1 5 (25.00%) Senior Developer
1 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 5 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 3 (15.00%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Test Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.00%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Test Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) CSS
3 5 (25.00%) Web Services
4 4 (20.00%) RESTful
5 3 (15.00%) JSON
5 3 (15.00%) JSP
6 1 (5.00%) .NET
6 1 (5.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) Test Automation
3 14 (70.00%) BDD
4 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (35.00%) TDD
6 4 (20.00%) OOD
6 4 (20.00%) Open Source
6 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Refactoring
7 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) ATDD
7 3 (15.00%) DevOps
7 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.00%) Scrum
8 2 (10.00%) User Stories
8 2 (10.00%) Agile Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
8 2 (10.00%) ETL
8 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Java
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) HND
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA