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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 346 341 351
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 260 232 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.49% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.92% 4.26% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 196 134
Average daily rate
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£388 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -6.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
6641 5443 5392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.17% 11.52% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4666 3566 3365
Average daily rate £405 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 125 230
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £19.10 £25.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.60 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +11 193 £400 - 63
South East -17 24 £338 +3.84% 13
South West -11 18 £363 +11.53% 4
East of England - 11 £325 - 2
North West - 7 £275 - 4
East Midlands - 4 £450 - 2
Yorkshire -17 2 - - 2
West Midlands -16 1 £375 +36.36%
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WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 449 (86.51%) Selenium
2 357 (68.79%) Agile Software Development
3 294 (56.65%) Java
4 204 (39.31%) BDD
5 201 (38.73%) Cucumber
6 177 (34.10%) TDD
7 165 (31.79%) QA
8 155 (29.87%) Scrum
9 147 (28.32%) Test Automation
10 138 (26.59%) C#
11 121 (23.31%) JavaScript
12 119 (22.93%) HTML
13 102 (19.65%) SQL
14 98 (18.88%) CSS
15 97 (18.69%) Test Scripting
16 96 (18.50%) OO
17 88 (16.96%) Continuous Integration
18 86 (16.57%) Automation Testing
19 84 (16.18%) HTML5
20 81 (15.61%) E-Commerce
21 78 (15.03%) Ruby
22 77 (14.84%) AngularJS
23 73 (14.07%) Automated Testing
24 70 (13.49%) .NET
25 69 (13.29%) JUnit
26 66 (12.72%) Jenkins
27 64 (12.33%) Finance
28 61 (11.75%) REST
29 59 (11.37%) JMeter
30 58 (11.18%) XML

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 22 (4.24%) Node.js
2 11 (2.12%) nginx
2 11 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (1.16%) IIS
3 6 (1.16%) Adobe CQ
4 5 (0.96%) CMS
5 4 (0.77%) Drupal
5 4 (0.77%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.58%) Confluence
6 3 (0.58%) Apache
6 3 (0.58%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.58%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.39%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.19%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.19%) Mule
8 1 (0.19%) Moodle
8 1 (0.19%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (0.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.39%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.39%) SaaS
1 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.20%) HTTP
2 16 (3.08%) Internet
3 6 (1.16%) ATM
4 4 (0.77%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.58%) Broadband
5 3 (0.58%) FTP
6 1 (0.19%) iBeacon
6 1 (0.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.47%) MongoDB
2 16 (3.08%) MySQL
3 15 (2.89%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (2.89%) SQL Server
4 13 (2.50%) NoSQL
5 11 (2.12%) Oracle Database
6 10 (1.93%) Redis
7 5 (0.96%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.58%) DbVisualizer
9 3 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.58%) Big Data
9 3 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.58%) DB2
10 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.19%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 449 (86.51%) Selenium
2 201 (38.73%) Cucumber
3 69 (13.29%) JUnit
4 66 (12.72%) Jenkins
5 59 (11.37%) JMeter
6 54 (10.40%) JIRA
7 46 (8.86%) SpecFlow
8 43 (8.29%) Git (software)
8 43 (8.29%) Grunt
9 41 (7.90%) Maven
10 40 (7.71%) SoapUI
11 38 (7.32%) Bower
11 38 (7.32%) QuickTest Pro
12 31 (5.97%) Subversion
13 30 (5.78%) TestNG
14 29 (5.59%) JBehave
15 28 (5.39%) TeamCity
16 25 (4.82%) Hudson
17 24 (4.62%) WATIR
18 21 (4.05%) Jasmine
General
1 64 (12.33%) Finance
2 25 (4.82%) Banking
3 17 (3.28%) Investment Banking
3 17 (3.28%) Retail
4 13 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.12%) Games
6 9 (1.73%) Front Office
7 8 (1.54%) Marketing
8 5 (0.96%) Publishing
8 5 (0.96%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.77%) Electronics
10 3 (0.58%) Advertising
10 3 (0.58%) Legal
11 2 (0.39%) Back Office
12 1 (0.19%) Automotive
12 1 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 130 (25.05%) Tester
2 119 (22.93%) Developer
3 96 (18.50%) Analyst
4 92 (17.73%) Test Analyst
5 81 (15.61%) Automation Tester
6 52 (10.02%) Test Engineer
7 33 (6.36%) JavaScript Developer
8 32 (6.17%) QA Engineer
8 32 (6.17%) Automation Analyst
8 32 (6.17%) Automation Engineer
9 27 (5.20%) Automation Test Analyst
10 26 (5.01%) Web Developer
11 19 (3.66%) Test Manager
12 17 (3.28%) Test Consultant
12 17 (3.28%) Consultant
13 15 (2.89%) QA Automation Engineer
13 15 (2.89%) Agile Test Analyst
13 15 (2.89%) Selenium Tester
13 15 (2.89%) Java Developer
14 14 (2.70%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (22.93%) HTML
2 98 (18.88%) CSS
3 84 (16.18%) HTML5
4 77 (14.84%) AngularJS
5 70 (13.49%) .NET
6 61 (11.75%) REST
7 58 (11.18%) XML
8 52 (10.02%) Web Services
9 44 (8.48%) RESTful
10 39 (7.51%) CSS3
11 38 (7.32%) SOAP
12 34 (6.55%) jQuery
13 32 (6.17%) Gherkin
14 28 (5.39%) JSON
15 25 (4.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 24 (4.62%) Backbone.js
17 23 (4.43%) Spring
18 20 (3.85%) Sass
18 20 (3.85%) LESS
19 18 (3.47%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 58 (11.18%) User Experience
2 46 (8.86%) Open Source
3 33 (6.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 18 (3.47%) RIA
5 16 (3.08%) Digital Media
6 14 (2.70%) Mobile App
7 11 (2.12%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (1.93%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.35%) Video on Demand
10 5 (0.96%) Fixed Income
10 5 (0.96%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.77%) DTV
12 3 (0.58%) iPhone
12 3 (0.58%) Smartphone
12 3 (0.58%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.58%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.39%) Equities
13 2 (0.39%) Biology
13 2 (0.39%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 52 (10.02%) Linux
2 38 (7.32%) UNIX
3 32 (6.17%) Windows
4 23 (4.43%) Apple iOS
5 22 (4.24%) Android
6 11 (2.12%) Windows NT
7 3 (0.58%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 357 (68.79%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (39.31%) BDD
3 177 (34.10%) TDD
4 155 (29.87%) Scrum
5 147 (28.32%) Test Automation
6 97 (18.69%) Test Scripting
7 96 (18.50%) OO
8 88 (16.96%) Continuous Integration
9 86 (16.57%) Automation Testing
10 81 (15.61%) E-Commerce
11 73 (14.07%) Automated Testing
12 50 (9.63%) Manual Testing
13 46 (8.86%) Performance Testing
14 35 (6.74%) MVC
14 35 (6.74%) Software Testing
15 34 (6.55%) Kanban
16 30 (5.78%) User Acceptance Testing
16 30 (5.78%) Waterfall
17 29 (5.59%) Test Strategy
18 27 (5.20%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 294 (56.65%) Java
2 138 (26.59%) C#
3 121 (23.31%) JavaScript
4 102 (19.65%) SQL
5 78 (15.03%) Ruby
6 37 (7.13%) PHP
6 37 (7.13%) Python
7 21 (4.05%) Groovy
7 21 (4.05%) Scala
8 16 (3.08%) VBScript
9 13 (2.50%) VB
10 11 (2.12%) Perl
11 8 (1.54%) PowerShell
12 7 (1.35%) C++
13 6 (1.16%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.96%) XPath
15 4 (0.77%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.77%) C
15 4 (0.77%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (7.13%) ISEB
2 20 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 16 (3.08%) SC Cleared
3 16 (3.08%) Security Cleared
4 14 (2.70%) Degree
4 14 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.58%) HND
6 2 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 165 (31.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (2.31%) Puppet
2 11 (2.12%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (2.12%) Ansible
3 4 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.39%) Nessus
5 1 (0.19%) Salt
5 1 (0.19%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 35 (6.74%) Oracle
2 18 (3.47%) Adobe
3 16 (3.08%) hybris
4 10 (1.93%) Microsoft
5 7 (1.35%) ATG
5 7 (1.35%) HP
6 5 (0.96%) SAP
7 3 (0.58%) Mercator
8 2 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.39%) Progress
8 2 (0.39%) Demandware
8 2 (0.39%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.19%) VocaLink
9 1 (0.19%) SOASTA, Inc
9 1 (0.19%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.19%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.19%) Orchard
9 1 (0.19%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.19%) Telerik
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