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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 334 321 331
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 233 245 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.53% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.65% 4.42% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 207 168
Average daily rate
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£363 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
6380 5546 4731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.38% 12.03% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4246 3574 3050
Average daily rate £400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 108 154
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £21.90 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.70 £48.80 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +5.00%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -44 137 £375 -3.22% 65
South East -18 41 £353 +12.80% 17
East of England - 25 £288 - 3
North West -7 11 £313 -0.79% 5
South West -10 11 £369 +5.35% 7
East Midlands +9 5 £363 +72.61% 1
Yorkshire -19 4 £325 -7.14% 7
West Midlands -8 1 - - 3
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UK

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 421 (86.98%) Selenium
2 324 (66.94%) Agile Software Development
3 251 (51.86%) Java
4 198 (40.91%) Cucumber
4 198 (40.91%) BDD
5 184 (38.02%) QA
6 148 (30.58%) C#
7 133 (27.48%) Test Automation
8 131 (27.07%) TDD
9 117 (24.17%) Scrum
10 108 (22.31%) JavaScript
11 102 (21.07%) HTML
12 85 (17.56%) Ruby
13 81 (16.74%) SQL
14 80 (16.53%) CSS
14 80 (16.53%) OO
15 78 (16.12%) Continuous Integration
16 73 (15.08%) HTML5
17 72 (14.88%) Jenkins
17 72 (14.88%) Test Scripting
18 71 (14.67%) E-Commerce
19 67 (13.84%) AngularJS
20 61 (12.60%) .NET
21 60 (12.40%) Finance
21 60 (12.40%) Automation Testing
22 56 (11.57%) SpecFlow
22 56 (11.57%) Git (software)
22 56 (11.57%) JUnit
23 54 (11.16%) Linux
24 52 (10.74%) RESTful

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 22 (4.55%) Node.js
2 15 (3.10%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (2.48%) nginx
4 9 (1.86%) Adobe CQ
5 8 (1.65%) IIS
6 6 (1.24%) Apache
6 6 (1.24%) CMS
7 4 (0.83%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.83%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.62%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.62%) Confluence
8 3 (0.62%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.21%) Moodle
9 1 (0.21%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.21%) Drupal
9 1 (0.21%) ATG Dynamo
9 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (0.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.24%) GitHub
1 6 (1.24%) SaaS
2 3 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.96%) HTTP
2 19 (3.93%) Internet
3 7 (1.45%) HTTPS
4 6 (1.24%) ATM
5 5 (1.03%) FTP
6 3 (0.62%) Broadband
7 1 (0.21%) iBeacon
7 1 (0.21%) Intranet
7 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (5.99%) MongoDB
2 20 (4.13%) Apache Cassandra
3 16 (3.31%) NoSQL
4 15 (3.10%) Redis
5 12 (2.48%) MySQL
6 8 (1.65%) SQL Server
7 7 (1.45%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.62%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.62%) DbVisualizer
8 3 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.62%) DB2
8 3 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.41%) Big Data
10 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.21%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.21%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.21%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 421 (86.98%) Selenium
2 198 (40.91%) Cucumber
3 72 (14.88%) Jenkins
4 56 (11.57%) SpecFlow
4 56 (11.57%) Git (software)
4 56 (11.57%) JUnit
5 39 (8.06%) SoapUI
6 38 (7.85%) JIRA
7 34 (7.02%) TestNG
7 34 (7.02%) Bower
7 34 (7.02%) Grunt
8 33 (6.82%) Hudson
9 31 (6.40%) JBehave
10 30 (6.20%) Maven
10 30 (6.20%) JMeter
11 29 (5.99%) QuickTest Pro
12 28 (5.79%) Subversion
13 25 (5.17%) Eclipse
13 25 (5.17%) TeamCity
14 24 (4.96%) Jasmine
General
1 60 (12.40%) Finance
2 31 (6.40%) Banking
3 23 (4.75%) Investment Banking
4 22 (4.55%) Retail
5 17 (3.51%) Games
6 10 (2.07%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.45%) Front Office
8 5 (1.03%) Marketing
8 5 (1.03%) Publishing
9 4 (0.83%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.62%) Back Office
10 3 (0.62%) Electronics
11 2 (0.41%) Automotive
11 2 (0.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 121 (25.00%) Analyst
2 118 (24.38%) Developer
3 108 (22.31%) Test Analyst
4 103 (21.28%) Tester
5 65 (13.43%) Automation Tester
6 46 (9.50%) Test Engineer
7 35 (7.23%) QA Engineer
8 31 (6.40%) Automation Engineer
9 29 (5.99%) JavaScript Developer
10 28 (5.79%) Automation Analyst
10 28 (5.79%) QA Analyst
11 22 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
12 19 (3.93%) Web Developer
13 18 (3.72%) Java Developer
14 16 (3.31%) QA Automation Engineer
15 13 (2.69%) Agile Test Analyst
16 12 (2.48%) Senior Developer
16 12 (2.48%) QA Test Analyst
16 12 (2.48%) Selenium Test Analyst
16 12 (2.48%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (21.07%) HTML
2 80 (16.53%) CSS
3 73 (15.08%) HTML5
4 67 (13.84%) AngularJS
5 61 (12.60%) .NET
6 52 (10.74%) RESTful
7 51 (10.54%) REST
8 47 (9.71%) XML
9 43 (8.88%) Web Services
10 38 (7.85%) jQuery
11 37 (7.64%) SOAP
11 37 (7.64%) CSS3
12 30 (6.20%) Gherkin
13 27 (5.58%) .NET Framework
14 26 (5.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 25 (5.17%) Backbone.js
16 24 (4.96%) LESS
17 22 (4.55%) Sass
18 19 (3.93%) JSON
18 19 (3.93%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 50 (10.33%) User Experience
2 38 (7.85%) Open Source
3 21 (4.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (3.31%) Digital Media
5 13 (2.69%) RIA
6 10 (2.07%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.07%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.65%) Video on Demand
8 7 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.45%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.62%) Equities
9 3 (0.62%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.62%) DTV
9 3 (0.62%) GIS
10 2 (0.41%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.41%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.41%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.41%) Over-the-Top Content
11 1 (0.21%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 54 (11.16%) Linux
2 35 (7.23%) Windows
3 26 (5.37%) UNIX
4 13 (2.69%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.27%) Android
6 6 (1.24%) Windows NT
7 3 (0.62%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (66.94%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (40.91%) BDD
3 133 (27.48%) Test Automation
4 131 (27.07%) TDD
5 117 (24.17%) Scrum
6 80 (16.53%) OO
7 78 (16.12%) Continuous Integration
8 72 (14.88%) Test Scripting
9 71 (14.67%) E-Commerce
10 60 (12.40%) Automation Testing
11 46 (9.50%) Automated Testing
12 35 (7.23%) Waterfall
12 35 (7.23%) Manual Testing
12 35 (7.23%) Kanban
13 32 (6.61%) User Acceptance Testing
14 29 (5.99%) Performance Testing
14 29 (5.99%) Software Testing
15 28 (5.79%) MVC
16 27 (5.58%) Software Engineering
17 25 (5.17%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 251 (51.86%) Java
2 148 (30.58%) C#
3 108 (22.31%) JavaScript
4 85 (17.56%) Ruby
5 81 (16.74%) SQL
6 37 (7.64%) Python
7 33 (6.82%) PHP
8 27 (5.58%) Scala
9 20 (4.13%) Groovy
10 10 (2.07%) C
11 7 (1.45%) XPath
11 7 (1.45%) VBScript
12 6 (1.24%) VB
12 6 (1.24%) C++
13 5 (1.03%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.83%) Perl
15 3 (0.62%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.62%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.41%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.41%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 41 (8.47%) ISEB
2 18 (3.72%) ISTQB
3 17 (3.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (2.89%) Degree
4 14 (2.89%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.89%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.45%) HND
6 6 (1.24%) VCP4
7 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.21%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 184 (38.02%) QA
2 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.21%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 16 (3.31%) Puppet
2 14 (2.89%) Ansible
3 5 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.21%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 26 (5.37%) Oracle
2 24 (4.96%) Microsoft
3 13 (2.69%) hybris
4 8 (1.65%) Adobe
5 5 (1.03%) HP
6 4 (0.83%) SAP
6 4 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (0.83%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.62%) ATG
8 2 (0.41%) Progress
8 2 (0.41%) Mercator
8 2 (0.41%) Zend
8 2 (0.41%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.21%) Demandware
9 1 (0.21%) VocaLink
9 1 (0.21%) SOASTA, Inc
9 1 (0.21%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.21%) Orchard
9 1 (0.21%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.21%) Telerik
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Rate: £280 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East Riding
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £360 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Scott-Merrick LLP
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £375.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Annapurna
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: Up to £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Blue Bridge Solutions Limited
Rate: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Blue Bridge Solutions Limited
Rate: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £275 - £375 per day + competitive -Remote work
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £230 - £275 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £240 - £330 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: Competitive
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