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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium WebDriver
UK / England
Rank 250 396 365
Rank change year-on-year
+146 -31
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 371 221 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.89% 0.46% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.19% 3.15% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 158 192
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.87 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.87 - -

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
7142 7026 6494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.06% 14.72% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4792 4698 4390
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 188 118
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £26.83 £24.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.71 £53.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +85 168 £475 +14.45% 55
South East +37 49 £391 +2.96% 25
South West +35 42 £325 - 8
North East +6 28 £300 -33.33% 1
East of England +17 26 £413 +26.92% 7
Yorkshire +12 19 £375 +19.04% 5
North West +19 14 £390 +20.00% 4
East Midlands +14 13 £438 +25.00% 5
West Midlands 0 12 £338 +3.84% 4
WebDriver
UK

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 669 (89.68%) Selenium
2 618 (82.84%) Agile Software Development
3 427 (57.24%) Java
4 387 (51.88%) Cucumber
5 382 (51.21%) BDD
6 317 (42.49%) TDD
7 290 (38.87%) Test Automation
8 265 (35.52%) QA
9 262 (35.12%) Jenkins
10 197 (26.41%) Scrum
11 191 (25.60%) Test Scripting
12 190 (25.47%) C#
13 183 (24.53%) Git (software)
14 177 (23.73%) Automated Testing
15 176 (23.59%) JIRA
16 159 (21.31%) Automation Testing
17 155 (20.78%) JavaScript
18 134 (17.96%) RESTful
19 132 (17.69%) Web Services
20 127 (17.02%) Gherkin
21 124 (16.62%) Continuous Integration
22 122 (16.35%) JUnit
23 115 (15.42%) Finance
24 114 (15.28%) SoapUI
25 113 (15.15%) SQL
26 112 (15.01%) XML
27 106 (14.21%) Scala
28 104 (13.94%) OO
29 102 (13.67%) Maven
29 102 (13.67%) Ruby

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 64 (8.58%) Confluence
2 33 (4.42%) Tomcat
3 31 (4.16%) Elasticsearch
4 24 (3.22%) CMS
5 15 (2.01%) Sitecore CMS
6 11 (1.47%) Apache Spark
7 8 (1.07%) WebLogic
8 7 (0.94%) Jetty
9 6 (0.80%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.67%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.54%) Apache
12 3 (0.40%) ATG Dynamo
12 3 (0.40%) IIS
12 3 (0.40%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.27%) EPiServer
14 1 (0.13%) Commerce Server
14 1 (0.13%) Drupal
14 1 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (0.54%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.40%) MS Office
3 2 (0.27%) Mingle
4 1 (0.13%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 10 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.67%) Magento
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (6.30%) GitHub
2 21 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.94%) Basecamp
5 2 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (0.27%) SaaS
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.16%) HTTP
2 29 (3.89%) Internet
3 4 (0.54%) Ethernet
3 4 (0.54%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.27%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.13%) BGP
5 1 (0.13%) DNS
5 1 (0.13%) FTP
5 1 (0.13%) MPLS
5 1 (0.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (3.35%) Hadoop
2 21 (2.82%) Relational Database
3 15 (2.01%) SQL Server
4 13 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (1.61%) MySQL
5 12 (1.61%) RDBMS
5 12 (1.61%) Redis
6 11 (1.47%) Apache Hive
6 11 (1.47%) Big Data
7 7 (0.94%) MongoDB
8 5 (0.67%) DB2
8 5 (0.67%) DbVisualizer
9 4 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.27%) HeidiSQL
11 1 (0.13%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.13%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 669 (89.68%) Selenium
2 387 (51.88%) Cucumber
3 262 (35.12%) Jenkins
4 183 (24.53%) Git (software)
5 176 (23.59%) JIRA
6 122 (16.35%) JUnit
7 114 (15.28%) SoapUI
8 102 (13.67%) Maven
9 91 (12.20%) SpecFlow
10 67 (8.98%) JBehave
11 62 (8.31%) RSpec
12 59 (7.91%) JMeter
13 57 (7.64%) Protractor
14 49 (6.57%) Appium
15 48 (6.43%) Jasmine
16 46 (6.17%) Mockito
16 46 (6.17%) Moq
16 46 (6.17%) TeamCity
17 43 (5.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 42 (5.63%) Ant
General
1 115 (15.42%) Finance
2 49 (6.57%) Retail
3 45 (6.03%) Games
4 37 (4.96%) Banking
5 19 (2.55%) Marketing
6 17 (2.28%) Telecoms
7 16 (2.14%) Retail Banking
8 10 (1.34%) Electronics
8 10 (1.34%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.21%) Back Office
10 7 (0.94%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.67%) Advertising
12 4 (0.54%) Publishing
13 3 (0.40%) German Language
14 2 (0.27%) Automotive
14 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.13%) Czech Language
15 1 (0.13%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.13%) Legal
15 1 (0.13%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 215 (28.82%) Tester
2 201 (26.94%) Developer
3 172 (23.06%) Automation Tester
4 126 (16.89%) Analyst
5 124 (16.62%) Test Engineer
6 115 (15.42%) Test Analyst
7 108 (14.48%) Developer in Test
8 87 (11.66%) QA Engineer
9 76 (10.19%) Selenium Tester
10 74 (9.92%) Automation Test Analyst
11 73 (9.79%) Selenium Automation Tester
12 65 (8.71%) Test Automation Engineer
13 53 (7.10%) Software Developer
14 49 (6.57%) QA Test Engineer
15 41 (5.50%) QA Tester
16 39 (5.23%) Java Automation Tester
17 37 (4.96%) Java Developer
18 33 (4.42%) Senior Developer
19 32 (4.29%) Quality Engineer
20 31 (4.16%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (17.96%) RESTful
2 132 (17.69%) Web Services
3 127 (17.02%) Gherkin
4 112 (15.01%) XML
5 99 (13.27%) HTML
6 92 (12.33%) JSON
7 88 (11.80%) SOAP
8 77 (10.32%) REST
9 73 (9.79%) CSS
10 72 (9.65%) .NET
11 68 (9.12%) AngularJS
12 58 (7.77%) Node.js
12 58 (7.77%) Spring
13 37 (4.96%) Sass
14 35 (4.69%) Hibernate
15 32 (4.29%) HTML5
16 31 (4.16%) React
17 30 (4.02%) RabbitMQ
18 27 (3.62%) CSS3
19 16 (2.14%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 36 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (4.29%) Mobile App
2 32 (4.29%) User Experience
3 12 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
4 11 (1.47%) Computer Science
4 11 (1.47%) Smartphone
5 9 (1.21%) Fintech
6 5 (0.67%) Video on Demand
7 4 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (0.54%) W3C
8 3 (0.40%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.40%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.27%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.27%) Equities
9 2 (0.27%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.27%) Online Games
10 1 (0.13%) Clustering
10 1 (0.13%) IVR
10 1 (0.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 52 (6.97%) Unix
2 41 (5.50%) Linux
3 21 (2.82%) Android
3 21 (2.82%) Apple iOS
4 13 (1.74%) Windows
5 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 618 (82.84%) Agile Software Development
2 382 (51.21%) BDD
3 317 (42.49%) TDD
4 290 (38.87%) Test Automation
5 197 (26.41%) Scrum
6 191 (25.60%) Test Scripting
7 177 (23.73%) Automated Testing
8 159 (21.31%) Automation Testing
9 124 (16.62%) Continuous Integration
10 104 (13.94%) OO
11 90 (12.06%) Kanban
12 85 (11.39%) Regression Testing
13 73 (9.79%) OOP
13 73 (9.79%) User Stories
14 71 (9.52%) Web Testing
15 70 (9.38%) E-Commerce
16 69 (9.25%) Continuous Delivery
17 68 (9.12%) Open Source
18 67 (8.98%) Manual Testing
19 64 (8.58%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 427 (57.24%) Java
2 190 (25.47%) C#
3 155 (20.78%) JavaScript
4 113 (15.15%) SQL
5 106 (14.21%) Scala
6 102 (13.67%) Ruby
7 86 (11.53%) Python
8 41 (5.50%) Groovy
9 30 (4.02%) PHP
10 19 (2.55%) T-SQL
11 18 (2.41%) Bash Shell
11 18 (2.41%) C++
12 14 (1.88%) PowerShell
13 12 (1.61%) ES6
14 9 (1.21%) Perl
14 9 (1.21%) Shell Script
15 8 (1.07%) Apex Code
15 8 (1.07%) SOQL
16 7 (0.94%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (4.96%) ISEB
2 30 (4.02%) ISTQB
3 24 (3.22%) Degree
4 20 (2.68%) Security Cleared
5 15 (2.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (1.21%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.80%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.27%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.27%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.13%) HNC
9 1 (0.13%) HND
9 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 265 (35.52%) QA
2 85 (11.39%) SDET
3 32 (4.29%) WCAG
4 9 (1.21%) WAI
5 4 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (2.82%) Docker
2 11 (1.47%) Apache Flume
3 8 (1.07%) HDFS
4 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.13%) etcd
4 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (2.68%) Puppet
2 17 (2.28%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.54%) HP Fortify
5 2 (0.27%) Ansible
5 2 (0.27%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.13%) CA Service Virtualization
6 1 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 53 (7.10%) Atlassian
2 38 (5.09%) Microsoft
3 18 (2.41%) Oracle
4 16 (2.14%) Sitecore
5 15 (2.01%) Splunk
6 12 (1.61%) HP
7 11 (1.47%) hybris
7 11 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (1.34%) SAP
9 9 (1.21%) Google
10 6 (0.80%) Cloudera
10 6 (0.80%) IBM
10 6 (0.80%) SOASTA, Inc
11 5 (0.67%) ATG
12 3 (0.40%) CA Agile Central
12 3 (0.40%) MuleSoft
13 2 (0.27%) Capita
13 2 (0.27%) Charles River
13 2 (0.27%) T-Plan
14 1 (0.13%) Infragistics
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