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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 352 343 394
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +51
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 284 264 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.52% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.75% 4.00% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 209 154
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
7565 6593 5766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.03% 13.09% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5043 4272 3773
Average daily rate £408 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 119 123
Average hourly rate £38.25 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.12 £30.00 £23.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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.

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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 -28 149 £450 +15.38% 43
South East +5 73 £365 -2.66% 16
South West -8 13 £385 +6.20% 6
North East -21 13 £308 -3.90% 1
East of England +15 11 £265 -11.66%
Yorkshire -24 9 £310 -3.12% 3
North West -24 9 £305 -6.15% 18
West Midlands +1 5 £300 -25.00% 1
East Midlands -13 1 £400 +14.28% 4
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WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 459 (92.73%) Selenium
2 365 (73.74%) Agile Software Development
3 249 (50.30%) Java
3 249 (50.30%) BDD
4 223 (45.05%) Cucumber
5 208 (42.02%) Test Automation
6 192 (38.79%) C#
7 182 (36.77%) QA
8 177 (35.76%) TDD
9 153 (30.91%) Scrum
10 113 (22.83%) Automated Testing
11 109 (22.02%) JavaScript
12 100 (20.20%) SpecFlow
13 99 (20.00%) Test Scripting
14 93 (18.79%) SQL
15 91 (18.38%) Finance
16 89 (17.98%) Continuous Integration
17 83 (16.77%) HTML
18 82 (16.57%) Jenkins
19 81 (16.36%) Automation Testing
20 79 (15.96%) Ruby
21 75 (15.15%) .NET
22 69 (13.94%) JIRA
23 66 (13.33%) JUnit
24 57 (11.52%) PHP
25 56 (11.31%) Git (software)
26 53 (10.71%) ISEB
27 52 (10.51%) XML
27 52 (10.51%) RESTful
28 49 (9.90%) SOAP

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 18 (3.64%) CMS
2 16 (3.23%) Node.js
3 11 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (2.22%) Apache
3 11 (2.22%) Tomcat
4 9 (1.82%) WebSphere
5 8 (1.62%) Confluence
5 8 (1.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (0.81%) Umbraco
6 4 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (0.81%) ATG Dynamo
6 4 (0.81%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.20%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 16 (3.23%) MS Office
2 6 (1.21%) Mingle
3 4 (0.81%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.61%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.62%) Magento
2 5 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.20%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.01%) GitHub
3 4 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.81%) SaaS
3 4 (0.81%) Heroku
3 4 (0.81%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.64%) HTTP
2 14 (2.83%) Internet
3 1 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.20%) RTSP
3 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.20%) ATM
3 1 (0.20%) Broadband
3 1 (0.20%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.23%) DB2
2 16 (3.23%) DbVisualizer
3 15 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 13 (2.63%) MySQL
5 12 (2.42%) Oracle Database
6 11 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (2.02%) Redis
8 9 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.21%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.01%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.81%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.61%) RavenDB
12 3 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.61%) Neo4j
13 2 (0.40%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
14 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 459 (92.73%) Selenium
2 223 (45.05%) Cucumber
3 100 (20.20%) SpecFlow
4 82 (16.57%) Jenkins
5 69 (13.94%) JIRA
6 66 (13.33%) JUnit
7 56 (11.31%) Git (software)
8 40 (8.08%) JMeter
9 33 (6.67%) HP UFT
10 30 (6.06%) Subversion
10 30 (6.06%) TestNG
10 30 (6.06%) SoapUI
11 28 (5.66%) Jasmine
11 28 (5.66%) TeamCity
12 27 (5.45%) NUnit
13 25 (5.05%) Visual Studio
13 25 (5.05%) RSpec
13 25 (5.05%) JBehave
14 20 (4.04%) Appium
15 18 (3.64%) Mockito
General
1 91 (18.38%) Finance
2 28 (5.66%) Retail
3 21 (4.24%) Banking
4 13 (2.63%) Investment Banking
5 12 (2.42%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.42%) Games
6 8 (1.62%) Marketing
7 7 (1.41%) Publishing
8 6 (1.21%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.01%) Electronics
10 3 (0.61%) Military
11 2 (0.40%) Front Office
12 1 (0.20%) Advertising
12 1 (0.20%) Automotive
12 1 (0.20%) Law
12 1 (0.20%) Legal
12 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 140 (28.28%) Tester
2 117 (23.64%) Analyst
3 114 (23.03%) Developer
4 108 (21.82%) Test Analyst
5 84 (16.97%) Automation Tester
6 54 (10.91%) Test Engineer
7 34 (6.87%) Automation Engineer
8 31 (6.26%) Test Automation Engineer
8 31 (6.26%) AWS Developer
9 29 (5.86%) Selenium Tester
10 26 (5.25%) QA Engineer
11 24 (4.85%) QA Analyst
11 24 (4.85%) Agile Test Analyst
12 22 (4.44%) Automation Analyst
13 20 (4.04%) Automation Test Analyst
14 17 (3.43%) Team Leader
15 16 (3.23%) Java Developer
15 16 (3.23%) Test Team Leader
15 16 (3.23%) Test Manager
15 16 (3.23%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (16.77%) HTML
2 75 (15.15%) .NET
3 52 (10.51%) XML
3 52 (10.51%) RESTful
4 49 (9.90%) SOAP
4 49 (9.90%) Web Services
5 45 (9.09%) Gherkin
6 44 (8.89%) CSS
7 35 (7.07%) AngularJS
8 32 (6.46%) HTML5
9 29 (5.86%) REST
10 20 (4.04%) CSS3
11 19 (3.84%) ASP.NET
12 18 (3.64%) Sass
13 17 (3.43%) .NET Framework
14 16 (3.23%) jQuery
14 16 (3.23%) Flash
15 15 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
16 14 (2.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (2.83%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 14 (2.83%) Mobile App
3 14 (2.83%) User Experience
4 8 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.21%) Online Games
5 6 (1.21%) Video on Demand
5 6 (1.21%) IPTV
6 5 (1.01%) DTV
6 5 (1.01%) Linked Data
7 4 (0.81%) GIS
8 3 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (0.61%) RIA
8 3 (0.61%) Wiki
8 3 (0.61%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.61%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.40%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.40%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.40%) NHS
10 1 (0.20%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 30 (6.06%) UNIX
2 25 (5.05%) Android
3 23 (4.65%) Apple iOS
4 20 (4.04%) Windows
5 19 (3.84%) Linux
6 4 (0.81%) Windows NT
6 4 (0.81%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 365 (73.74%) Agile Software Development
2 249 (50.30%) BDD
3 208 (42.02%) Test Automation
4 177 (35.76%) TDD
5 153 (30.91%) Scrum
6 113 (22.83%) Automated Testing
7 99 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 89 (17.98%) Continuous Integration
9 81 (16.36%) Automation Testing
10 48 (9.70%) Manual Testing
11 47 (9.49%) Performance Testing
12 45 (9.09%) Regression Testing
13 44 (8.89%) E-Commerce
13 44 (8.89%) Software Testing
14 40 (8.08%) Kanban
15 37 (7.47%) Test Strategy
16 35 (7.07%) Software Engineering
17 33 (6.67%) MVC
18 32 (6.46%) Load Testing
19 31 (6.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 249 (50.30%) Java
2 192 (38.79%) C#
3 109 (22.02%) JavaScript
4 93 (18.79%) SQL
5 79 (15.96%) Ruby
6 57 (11.52%) PHP
7 36 (7.27%) Scala
8 28 (5.66%) Python
9 18 (3.64%) VB
10 13 (2.63%) Groovy
11 10 (2.02%) VBScript
12 6 (1.21%) C
13 4 (0.81%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.61%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.61%) Clojure
15 2 (0.40%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.40%) C++
16 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.20%) F#
16 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 53 (10.71%) ISEB
2 45 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 32 (6.46%) Security Cleared
4 31 (6.26%) Degree
5 23 (4.65%) SC Cleared
6 18 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (1.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 7 (1.41%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.61%) HP AIS
8 3 (0.61%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.20%) MCP
9 1 (0.20%) MCAD
9 1 (0.20%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 182 (36.77%) QA
2 4 (0.81%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.61%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (0.81%) Docker
2 3 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.20%) Varnish
3 1 (0.20%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (0.20%) Squid
Systems Management
1 23 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (2.02%) Apache Shiro
3 5 (1.01%) Vagrant
4 4 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.81%) Puppet
5 2 (0.40%) CA LISA
6 1 (0.20%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 38 (7.68%) Oracle
2 31 (6.26%) Microsoft
3 27 (5.45%) HP
4 9 (1.82%) Bloomberg
5 7 (1.41%) Atlassian
5 7 (1.41%) Adobe
5 7 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.01%) SAP
7 4 (0.81%) Sitecore
7 4 (0.81%) ATG
7 4 (0.81%) Google
8 3 (0.61%) VMware
8 3 (0.61%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.40%) CA
9 2 (0.40%) hybris
9 2 (0.40%) Zend
10 1 (0.20%) VocaLink
10 1 (0.20%) Red Gate
10 1 (0.20%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.20%) WorldPay
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