The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 373 297 395
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +98
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 213 291 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.61% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.37% 4.77% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 243 101
Average daily rate
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£370 £363 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% -2.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 - -
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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 England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6316 6102 4674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.97% 12.83% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4179 4007 2985
Average daily rate £400 £388 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £517 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 135 143
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.31 £31.00 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.80%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in England

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in England

WebDriver
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebDriver across the England region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

WebDriver Daily Rate Histogram in England

WebDriver
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver across the England region.

WebDriver Hourly Rate Trend in England

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the England region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -70 106 £425 +6.25% 68
South East +18 48 £350 +4.86% 15
East of England +20 18 £288 -10.15% 8
South West -19 14 £350 +1.44% 10
Yorkshire -23 10 £300 -1.63% 2
East Midlands -3 8 £300 -6.25% 3
West Midlands -5 6 £300 -22.58% 1
North West -21 3 £325 - 13
North East -24 1 £375 +7.91%
South Coast - 1 - -
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WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 414 (93.67%) Selenium
2 317 (71.72%) Agile Software Development
3 211 (47.74%) Java
3 211 (47.74%) BDD
4 205 (46.38%) QA
5 200 (45.25%) Cucumber
6 186 (42.08%) C#
7 154 (34.84%) Test Automation
8 136 (30.77%) Scrum
9 114 (25.79%) TDD
10 94 (21.27%) Ruby
11 88 (19.91%) SpecFlow
12 83 (18.78%) SQL
13 76 (17.19%) Finance
14 75 (16.97%) Automated Testing
15 74 (16.74%) Continuous Integration
15 74 (16.74%) Jenkins
16 71 (16.06%) JavaScript
17 69 (15.61%) E-Commerce
17 69 (15.61%) Test Scripting
18 67 (15.16%) .NET
19 66 (14.93%) HTML
20 54 (12.22%) Automation Testing
21 51 (11.54%) RESTful
22 49 (11.09%) Git (software)
22 49 (11.09%) JUnit
22 49 (11.09%) ISEB
23 47 (10.63%) JIRA
23 47 (10.63%) Gherkin
24 46 (10.41%) Web Services

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 12 (2.71%) CMS
2 11 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (2.04%) Apache
3 9 (2.04%) WebSphere
4 8 (1.81%) Node.js
5 7 (1.58%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.36%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (1.36%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.90%) Confluence
7 4 (0.90%) nginx
7 4 (0.90%) IIS
7 4 (0.90%) ATG Dynamo
8 3 (0.68%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.23%) Drupal
10 1 (0.23%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (1.13%) MS Excel
1 5 (1.13%) MS Office
2 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.90%) Magento
2 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.36%) GitHub
2 5 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.13%) SaaS
3 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.30%) HTTP
2 14 (3.17%) Internet
3 4 (0.90%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.68%) FTP
5 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.23%) ATM
5 1 (0.23%) Broadband
5 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.23%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.75%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.30%) MongoDB
3 13 (2.94%) DB2
3 13 (2.94%) DbVisualizer
4 11 (2.49%) MySQL
5 10 (2.26%) Redis
6 9 (2.04%) NoSQL
7 8 (1.81%) Oracle Database
7 8 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.36%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.68%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.45%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.45%) RavenDB
11 2 (0.45%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.23%) QlikView
12 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 414 (93.67%) Selenium
2 200 (45.25%) Cucumber
3 88 (19.91%) SpecFlow
4 74 (16.74%) Jenkins
5 49 (11.09%) Git (software)
5 49 (11.09%) JUnit
6 47 (10.63%) JIRA
7 30 (6.79%) TestNG
8 29 (6.56%) JMeter
9 28 (6.33%) Subversion
10 27 (6.11%) JBehave
11 26 (5.88%) SoapUI
12 25 (5.66%) TeamCity
13 22 (4.98%) NUnit
13 22 (4.98%) Eclipse
14 20 (4.52%) Hudson
14 20 (4.52%) Visual Studio
15 18 (4.07%) QuickTest Pro
16 17 (3.85%) Appium
16 17 (3.85%) Calabash
General
1 76 (17.19%) Finance
2 33 (7.47%) Retail
3 19 (4.30%) Banking
4 18 (4.07%) Games
5 17 (3.85%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.13%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.90%) Front Office
7 4 (0.90%) Publishing
8 3 (0.68%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.68%) Marketing
9 2 (0.45%) Back Office
9 2 (0.45%) Electronics
10 1 (0.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 121 (27.38%) Analyst
2 112 (25.34%) Tester
3 105 (23.76%) Test Analyst
4 89 (20.14%) Developer
5 58 (13.12%) Automation Tester
6 47 (10.63%) Test Engineer
7 38 (8.60%) QA Engineer
8 33 (7.47%) Automation Engineer
9 32 (7.24%) AWS Developer
10 29 (6.56%) QA Analyst
11 21 (4.75%) Agile Test Analyst
11 21 (4.75%) Automation Analyst
11 21 (4.75%) Selenium Tester
12 15 (3.39%) Software Tester
13 14 (3.17%) Automation Test Analyst
14 13 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
14 13 (2.94%) Test Leader
14 13 (2.94%) QA Automation Engineer
15 10 (2.26%) Java Developer
16 9 (2.04%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (15.16%) .NET
2 66 (14.93%) HTML
3 51 (11.54%) RESTful
4 47 (10.63%) Gherkin
5 46 (10.41%) Web Services
6 42 (9.50%) XML
7 34 (7.69%) SOAP
8 30 (6.79%) CSS
9 28 (6.33%) HTML5
9 28 (6.33%) AngularJS
10 24 (5.43%) REST
10 24 (5.43%) .NET Framework
11 20 (4.52%) jQuery
12 14 (3.17%) CSS3
12 14 (3.17%) JSON
13 13 (2.94%) Flash
13 13 (2.94%) Spring
14 11 (2.49%) ASP.NET
15 9 (2.04%) J2EE
15 9 (2.04%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.39%) User Experience
3 14 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 8 (1.81%) Digital Media
5 8 (1.81%) Video on Demand
6 6 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.36%) Online Games
7 4 (0.90%) IPTV
7 4 (0.90%) GIS
8 3 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (0.68%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.68%) RIA
8 3 (0.68%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.68%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.45%) Wiki
9 2 (0.45%) NHS
9 2 (0.45%) DTV
9 2 (0.45%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.45%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 26 (5.88%) UNIX
1 26 (5.88%) Linux
2 22 (4.98%) Windows
3 12 (2.71%) Apple iOS
4 11 (2.49%) Android
5 4 (0.90%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (71.72%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (47.74%) BDD
3 154 (34.84%) Test Automation
4 136 (30.77%) Scrum
5 114 (25.79%) TDD
6 75 (16.97%) Automated Testing
7 74 (16.74%) Continuous Integration
8 69 (15.61%) E-Commerce
8 69 (15.61%) Test Scripting
9 54 (12.22%) Automation Testing
10 41 (9.28%) Kanban
11 40 (9.05%) OO
12 37 (8.37%) Manual Testing
12 37 (8.37%) Performance Testing
13 36 (8.14%) Regression Testing
14 35 (7.92%) Software Testing
15 33 (7.47%) Software Engineering
16 31 (7.01%) Open Source
16 31 (7.01%) User Acceptance Testing
17 27 (6.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 211 (47.74%) Java
2 186 (42.08%) C#
3 94 (21.27%) Ruby
4 83 (18.78%) SQL
5 71 (16.06%) JavaScript
6 46 (10.41%) PHP
7 37 (8.37%) Python
8 18 (4.07%) Scala
9 15 (3.39%) Groovy
10 12 (2.71%) VB
11 10 (2.26%) C
12 6 (1.36%) VBScript
13 4 (0.90%) C++
14 3 (0.68%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.68%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.68%) XPath
15 2 (0.45%) Bourne shell
15 2 (0.45%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.45%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 49 (11.09%) ISEB
2 34 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 26 (5.88%) Degree
4 22 (4.98%) Security Cleared
5 18 (4.07%) SC Cleared
6 17 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (1.13%) HND
8 3 (0.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.23%) MCP
9 1 (0.23%) MCAD
9 1 (0.23%) MCSD
9 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 205 (46.38%) QA
2 4 (0.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.23%) Squid
1 1 (0.23%) Varnish
1 1 (0.23%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 14 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (2.26%) Puppet
3 6 (1.36%) Ansible
4 5 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.23%) WebInspect
5 1 (0.23%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 36 (8.14%) Microsoft
2 28 (6.33%) Oracle
3 12 (2.71%) HP
4 9 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (1.58%) hybris
6 6 (1.36%) Sitecore
7 5 (1.13%) ATG
8 3 (0.68%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.45%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.45%) Zend
9 2 (0.45%) SAP
9 2 (0.45%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.45%) Adobe
10 1 (0.23%) Red Gate
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