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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 361 385 391
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +6
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 251 183 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.38% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.69% 3.23% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 153 100
Average daily rate
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£381 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.61% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £475 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £190.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WebDriver
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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
6795 5664 5681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.75% 11.82% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4642 3776 3253
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.90% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 123 219
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.90 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +2.85%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
(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 +34 173 £400 - 78
South East -9 32 £413 +10.00% 16
South West -33 14 £363 +27.19% 3
East of England - 11 £318 - 4
East Midlands - 8 £450 - 2
Yorkshire -9 5 £375 +38.24% 5
North East - 5 £320 - 1
West Midlands -16 2 £388 +19.23% 1
North West - - - - 5
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WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 442 (86.67%) Selenium
2 345 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
3 312 (61.18%) Java
4 231 (45.29%) Cucumber
5 216 (42.35%) BDD
6 203 (39.80%) TDD
7 170 (33.33%) Scrum
8 155 (30.39%) Test Automation
9 141 (27.65%) QA
10 136 (26.67%) JavaScript
11 133 (26.08%) HTML
12 120 (23.53%) C#
13 109 (21.37%) CSS
14 105 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
15 98 (19.22%) SQL
16 95 (18.63%) Ruby
17 94 (18.43%) Automation Testing
18 92 (18.04%) OO
19 87 (17.06%) E-Commerce
20 85 (16.67%) Test Scripting
21 77 (15.10%) HTML5
21 77 (15.10%) JUnit
21 77 (15.10%) Automated Testing
22 72 (14.12%) Jenkins
23 71 (13.92%) AngularJS
24 70 (13.73%) XML
25 66 (12.94%) .NET
25 66 (12.94%) JMeter
26 65 (12.75%) Linux
27 62 (12.16%) Finance

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 15 (2.94%) Node.js
1 15 (2.94%) Adobe CQ
2 9 (1.76%) CMS
3 8 (1.57%) nginx
3 8 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (0.98%) Apache
4 5 (0.98%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.78%) Confluence
6 3 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.59%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.59%) Drupal
6 3 (0.59%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.39%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.39%) IIS
7 2 (0.39%) JBoss
7 2 (0.39%) Mule
7 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.20%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.20%) MQSeries
Applications
1 6 (1.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.59%) MS Office
3 2 (0.39%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.39%) Magento
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.31%) HTTP
2 9 (1.76%) Internet
3 2 (0.39%) ATM
3 2 (0.39%) Broadband
4 1 (0.20%) Intranet
4 1 (0.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (4.90%) MySQL
2 17 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 16 (3.14%) SQL Server
4 11 (2.16%) MongoDB
5 9 (1.76%) Oracle Database
6 8 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (1.57%) NoSQL
7 7 (1.37%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.98%) Redis
9 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.78%) DB2
9 4 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.59%) Big Data
10 3 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.39%) Star Schema
12 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.20%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 442 (86.67%) Selenium
2 231 (45.29%) Cucumber
3 77 (15.10%) JUnit
4 72 (14.12%) Jenkins
5 66 (12.94%) JMeter
6 52 (10.20%) JBehave
7 49 (9.61%) Git (software)
7 49 (9.61%) JIRA
7 49 (9.61%) SoapUI
8 46 (9.02%) Grunt
9 43 (8.43%) Subversion
10 39 (7.65%) Maven
10 39 (7.65%) TeamCity
10 39 (7.65%) Bower
11 36 (7.06%) Hudson
12 33 (6.47%) QuickTest Pro
13 32 (6.27%) SpecFlow
14 30 (5.88%) Mockito
15 27 (5.29%) WATIR
16 25 (4.90%) TestNG
General
1 62 (12.16%) Finance
2 20 (3.92%) Banking
3 14 (2.75%) Retail
4 13 (2.55%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.35%) Investment Banking
5 12 (2.35%) Front Office
6 10 (1.96%) Games
7 9 (1.76%) Marketing
8 7 (1.37%) Legal
9 6 (1.18%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.98%) Electronics
11 3 (0.59%) Advertising
12 2 (0.39%) Publishing
13 1 (0.20%) Automotive
13 1 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 143 (28.04%) Tester
2 139 (27.25%) Developer
3 87 (17.06%) Analyst
4 84 (16.47%) Test Analyst
5 80 (15.69%) Automation Tester
6 54 (10.59%) Test Engineer
7 38 (7.45%) Automation Engineer
8 34 (6.67%) QA Engineer
9 31 (6.08%) Web Developer
10 30 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
11 26 (5.10%) Automation Analyst
12 24 (4.71%) Automation Test Analyst
13 19 (3.73%) Test Consultant
13 19 (3.73%) Consultant
14 18 (3.53%) Java Developer
15 17 (3.33%) QA Automation Engineer
16 16 (3.14%) Agile Test Analyst
17 15 (2.94%) Selenium Tester
17 15 (2.94%) QA Tester
17 15 (2.94%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (26.08%) HTML
2 109 (21.37%) CSS
3 77 (15.10%) HTML5
4 71 (13.92%) AngularJS
5 70 (13.73%) XML
6 66 (12.94%) .NET
7 60 (11.76%) Web Services
8 50 (9.80%) REST
9 42 (8.24%) RESTful
10 36 (7.06%) SOAP
11 34 (6.67%) JSON
12 28 (5.49%) jQuery
12 28 (5.49%) CSS3
13 27 (5.29%) Gherkin
14 24 (4.71%) Spring
15 23 (4.51%) Apache Flex
16 18 (3.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 17 (3.33%) Backbone.js
18 14 (2.75%) KnockoutJS
18 14 (2.75%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 53 (10.39%) User Experience
2 50 (9.80%) Open Source
3 38 (7.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 25 (4.90%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (4.71%) Mobile App
6 20 (3.92%) RIA
7 18 (3.53%) Computer Science
8 16 (3.14%) Digital Media
9 14 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (1.96%) New Media
11 7 (1.37%) Video on Demand
12 5 (0.98%) DTV
12 5 (0.98%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.78%) Data Integration
13 4 (0.78%) Over-the-Top Content
14 3 (0.59%) iPhone
14 3 (0.59%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.59%) Data Conversion
14 3 (0.59%) Fixed Income
14 3 (0.59%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 65 (12.75%) Linux
2 38 (7.45%) UNIX
3 26 (5.10%) Windows
4 25 (4.90%) Android
5 23 (4.51%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.76%) Windows NT
7 4 (0.78%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (42.35%) BDD
3 203 (39.80%) TDD
4 170 (33.33%) Scrum
5 155 (30.39%) Test Automation
6 105 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
7 94 (18.43%) Automation Testing
8 92 (18.04%) OO
9 87 (17.06%) E-Commerce
10 85 (16.67%) Test Scripting
11 77 (15.10%) Automated Testing
12 51 (10.00%) Manual Testing
13 49 (9.61%) Performance Testing
14 40 (7.84%) Software Testing
15 36 (7.06%) MVC
16 35 (6.86%) Kanban
17 34 (6.67%) SOA
18 31 (6.08%) User Stories
19 29 (5.69%) Regression Testing
20 25 (4.90%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 312 (61.18%) Java
2 136 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 120 (23.53%) C#
4 98 (19.22%) SQL
5 95 (18.63%) Ruby
6 43 (8.43%) PHP
7 35 (6.86%) Python
8 17 (3.33%) Scala
9 14 (2.75%) VBScript
9 14 (2.75%) VB
10 13 (2.55%) Groovy
11 12 (2.35%) Perl
12 9 (1.76%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.76%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.37%) C++
13 7 (1.37%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.98%) XPath
15 4 (0.78%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.59%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (9.61%) ISEB
2 32 (6.27%) ISTQB
3 20 (3.92%) Security Cleared
4 19 (3.73%) Degree
4 19 (3.73%) SC Cleared
5 12 (2.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.59%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.39%) HND
8 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.20%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (27.65%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.20%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 20 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.96%) Puppet
3 8 (1.57%) Ansible
4 5 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.59%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.39%) Nessus
7 1 (0.20%) Salt
Vendors
1 40 (7.84%) Oracle
2 37 (7.25%) Adobe
3 19 (3.73%) hybris
4 15 (2.94%) HP
5 11 (2.16%) ATG
6 8 (1.57%) Microsoft
7 6 (1.18%) SAP
8 3 (0.59%) Mercator
8 3 (0.59%) Teradata
8 3 (0.59%) Demandware
9 2 (0.39%) Telerik
9 2 (0.39%) Progress
9 2 (0.39%) Informatica
9 2 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.20%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.20%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.20%) Sitecore
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McGregor Boyall
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
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