The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 356 385 348
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -37
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 284 248 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.58% 0.49% 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.73% 3.63% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 176 217
Median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 -
WebDriver
UK

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
7613 6832 6290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.63% 13.46% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5313 4562 4083
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 105 140
Median hourly rate £42.45 £37.45 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.35% -0.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.18 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing WebDriver as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +36 139 £425 -0.58% 40
South East +1 54 £350 - 15
West Midlands +5 31 £388 +29.16% 1
Yorkshire +2 18 £325 +8.33% 8
South West -10 13 £400 +14.28% 2
North West -8 11 £320 -1.53% 8
North East -47 11 £250 -20.63% 1
East of England +8 7 £325 +36.84% 2
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UK

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 England region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 448 (89.07%) Selenium
2 407 (80.91%) Agile Software Development
3 279 (55.47%) Java
4 264 (52.49%) BDD
5 244 (48.51%) Cucumber
6 201 (39.96%) QA
7 176 (34.99%) Test Automation
8 168 (33.40%) Scrum
9 150 (29.82%) JIRA
10 148 (29.42%) TDD
11 138 (27.44%) JavaScript
12 123 (24.45%) Jenkins
13 120 (23.86%) C#
14 100 (19.88%) Automation Testing
15 99 (19.68%) SQL
15 99 (19.68%) Automated Testing
16 98 (19.48%) Test Scripting
17 84 (16.70%) HTML
18 83 (16.50%) Continuous Integration
19 74 (14.71%) Git (software)
19 74 (14.71%) SpecFlow
20 71 (14.12%) ISEB
21 68 (13.52%) Functional Testing
22 66 (13.12%) Ruby
22 66 (13.12%) Finance
22 66 (13.12%) Web Services
23 64 (12.72%) .NET
24 63 (12.52%) XML
25 55 (10.93%) ISTQB
25 55 (10.93%) Scala

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 31 (6.16%) Confluence
2 13 (2.58%) IIS
3 10 (1.99%) Apache
4 7 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (1.39%) Jetty
5 4 (0.80%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.60%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.40%) JBoss
7 2 (0.40%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.20%) ATG Dynamo
8 1 (0.20%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.20%) Documentum
8 1 (0.20%) Drupal
8 1 (0.20%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.20%) Liferay
8 1 (0.20%) Mule
8 1 (0.20%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.20%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (2.19%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.79%) MS Office
3 8 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (2.58%) Magento
2 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (0.99%) GitHub
2 5 (0.99%) Heroku
3 4 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.60%) SaaS
5 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.18%) Internet
2 11 (2.19%) HTTP
3 3 (0.60%) PuTTY
3 3 (0.60%) WinSCP
4 1 (0.20%) DSL
4 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.20%) Network Security
4 1 (0.20%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (7.95%) MongoDB
2 18 (3.58%) Relational Database
2 18 (3.58%) SQL Server
3 15 (2.98%) RDBMS
4 12 (2.39%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (2.19%) Big Data
6 10 (1.99%) DB2
7 8 (1.59%) MySQL
8 7 (1.39%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.39%) Redis
9 4 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (0.80%) DbVisualizer
10 3 (0.60%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.40%) HPCC
11 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.20%) GIS
12 1 (0.20%) SQL Navigator
12 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 448 (89.07%) Selenium
2 244 (48.51%) Cucumber
3 150 (29.82%) JIRA
4 123 (24.45%) Jenkins
5 74 (14.71%) Git (software)
5 74 (14.71%) SpecFlow
6 49 (9.74%) Maven
7 48 (9.54%) SoapUI
8 46 (9.15%) Appium
9 42 (8.35%) JMeter
9 42 (8.35%) JUnit
10 32 (6.36%) Subversion
11 29 (5.77%) Protractor
12 26 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
13 25 (4.97%) Hudson
13 25 (4.97%) Jasmine
14 24 (4.77%) HP UFT
14 24 (4.77%) NUnit
15 21 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
16 19 (3.78%) TestNG
General
1 66 (13.12%) Finance
2 47 (9.34%) Retail
3 17 (3.38%) Banking
4 16 (3.18%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.39%) Games
6 3 (0.60%) Advertising
6 3 (0.60%) Electronics
6 3 (0.60%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.60%) Marketing
6 3 (0.60%) Military
6 3 (0.60%) Publishing
6 3 (0.60%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.40%) Back Office
7 2 (0.40%) Front Office
7 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.20%) Billing
8 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.20%) Local Government
8 1 (0.20%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 168 (33.40%) Tester
2 133 (26.44%) Automation Tester
3 110 (21.87%) Analyst
4 101 (20.08%) Test Analyst
5 93 (18.49%) Developer
6 68 (13.52%) Automation Test Analyst
7 67 (13.32%) QA Engineer
8 63 (12.52%) Selenium Tester
9 59 (11.73%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 58 (11.53%) Test Engineer
11 42 (8.35%) QA Tester
12 41 (8.15%) Test Automation Engineer
13 37 (7.36%) Developer in Test
14 32 (6.36%) Architect
15 31 (6.16%) Java Developer
16 28 (5.57%) QA Test Engineer
16 28 (5.57%) Selenium Test Analyst
17 27 (5.37%) QA Automation Tester
18 25 (4.97%) Agile Tester
19 24 (4.77%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (16.70%) HTML
2 66 (13.12%) Web Services
3 64 (12.72%) .NET
4 63 (12.52%) XML
5 50 (9.94%) CSS
6 48 (9.54%) Node.js
7 44 (8.75%) Gherkin
8 43 (8.55%) RESTful
9 39 (7.75%) Spring
10 38 (7.55%) JSON
11 37 (7.36%) SOAP
12 33 (6.56%) Play Framework
12 33 (6.56%) REST
13 29 (5.77%) Behat
14 25 (4.97%) Sass
15 24 (4.77%) AngularJS
16 19 (3.78%) CSS3
17 16 (3.18%) Hibernate
17 16 (3.18%) HTML5
18 15 (2.98%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (5.96%) Mobile App
2 25 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (4.37%) Computer Science
4 12 (2.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 12 (2.39%) User Experience
5 10 (1.99%) Fintech
6 9 (1.79%) Algorithms
7 5 (0.99%) Data Integration
8 4 (0.80%) Wiki
9 2 (0.40%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.40%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.40%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.40%) iPad
9 2 (0.40%) iPhone
9 2 (0.40%) Learning Management System
9 2 (0.40%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.20%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.20%) Equities
10 1 (0.20%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (5.37%) Android
2 24 (4.77%) Unix
3 23 (4.57%) Apple iOS
4 12 (2.39%) Linux
5 8 (1.59%) Windows
6 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.20%) Solaris
7 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 407 (80.91%) Agile Software Development
2 264 (52.49%) BDD
3 176 (34.99%) Test Automation
4 168 (33.40%) Scrum
5 148 (29.42%) TDD
6 100 (19.88%) Automation Testing
7 99 (19.68%) Automated Testing
8 98 (19.48%) Test Scripting
9 83 (16.50%) Continuous Integration
10 68 (13.52%) Functional Testing
11 53 (10.54%) Regression Testing
12 47 (9.34%) Continuous Delivery
12 47 (9.34%) E-Commerce
12 47 (9.34%) Non-Functional Testing
13 46 (9.15%) Open Source
14 44 (8.75%) Software Testing
15 43 (8.55%) User Stories
16 41 (8.15%) OO
17 37 (7.36%) Performance Testing
18 35 (6.96%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 279 (55.47%) Java
2 138 (27.44%) JavaScript
3 120 (23.86%) C#
4 99 (19.68%) SQL
5 66 (13.12%) Ruby
6 55 (10.93%) Scala
7 40 (7.95%) Python
8 33 (6.56%) PHP
9 26 (5.17%) Groovy
10 17 (3.38%) PL/SQL
11 12 (2.39%) F#
12 9 (1.79%) Apex Code
12 9 (1.79%) SOQL
13 7 (1.39%) C++
13 7 (1.39%) VBScript
14 5 (0.99%) Clojure
14 5 (0.99%) ECMAScript
14 5 (0.99%) VBA
15 4 (0.80%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (14.12%) ISEB
2 55 (10.93%) ISTQB
3 44 (8.75%) Security Cleared
4 33 (6.56%) SC Cleared
5 27 (5.37%) Degree
6 19 (3.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (1.99%) DV Cleared
8 6 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.60%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.60%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 201 (39.96%) QA
2 26 (5.17%) SDET
3 10 (1.99%) WAI
4 4 (0.80%) WCAG
5 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (2.98%) Docker
2 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (5.17%) Puppet
2 16 (3.18%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.80%) Nagios
4 1 (0.20%) Apache Shiro
Vendors
1 39 (7.75%) Oracle
2 24 (4.77%) HP
3 23 (4.57%) Rally
4 21 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 20 (3.98%) Atlassian
6 11 (2.19%) Informatica
7 10 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.80%) ATG
8 4 (0.80%) SOASTA, Inc
8 4 (0.80%) VMware
8 4 (0.80%) Zend
9 3 (0.60%) hybris
9 3 (0.60%) SAP
9 3 (0.60%) Telerik
10 2 (0.40%) IBM
11 1 (0.20%) Adobe
11 1 (0.20%) comScore
11 1 (0.20%) Demandware
11 1 (0.20%) Perforce
11 1 (0.20%) VocaLink
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