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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 87 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 9 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.60% 0.68% -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.74% 6.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 0
Median daily rate £350 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £13.50 -
% change year-on-year
+222.22% -
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
190 144 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.61% 9.84% 9.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 96 76
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +21.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.45 £37.02 £38.15
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -2.96%

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 5 May 2016.

WebDriver Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (100.00%) Selenium
2 21 (95.45%) BDD
3 12 (54.55%) JIRA
4 8 (36.36%) Automated Testing
4 8 (36.36%) ISTQB
4 8 (36.36%) Cucumber
4 8 (36.36%) ISEB
4 8 (36.36%) Finance
5 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
5 7 (31.82%) TDD
5 7 (31.82%) C#
5 7 (31.82%) SQL
5 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
5 7 (31.82%) Gherkin
5 7 (31.82%) Test Automation
5 7 (31.82%) QA
5 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (31.82%) User Stories
6 6 (27.27%) Manual Testing
6 6 (27.27%) Test Management
6 6 (27.27%) Linux
6 6 (27.27%) Regression Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Java
8 4 (18.18%) Scrum
8 4 (18.18%) JMeter
8 4 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
8 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Performance 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) JBoss
1 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 22 (100.00%) Selenium
2 12 (54.55%) JIRA
3 8 (36.36%) Cucumber
4 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
5 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
5 4 (18.18%) JMeter
6 3 (13.64%) SpecFlow
7 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (4.55%) Firebug
8 1 (4.55%) JBehave
8 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Test Automation Engineer
1 7 (31.82%) Test Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Test Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Test Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Tester
4 4 (18.18%) QA Tester
5 2 (9.09%) Automation Tester
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) QA Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 2 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Tester
6 1 (4.55%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) QA Automation Tester
6 1 (4.55%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Gherkin
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) Java EE
3 1 (4.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (95.45%) BDD
3 8 (36.36%) Automated Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (31.82%) TDD
4 7 (31.82%) Test Automation
4 7 (31.82%) User Stories
5 6 (27.27%) Manual Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Regression Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Test Management
6 4 (18.18%) Automation Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Performance Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Scrum
6 4 (18.18%) Security Testing
6 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Compatibility Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Functional Testing
7 3 (13.64%) OWASP
8 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) C#
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) ISEB
1 8 (36.36%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) QA
2 3 (13.64%) WCAG
3 1 (4.55%) SDET
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle