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 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 277 387 383
Rank change year-on-year
+110 -4
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 415 250 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.84% 0.47% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.95% 3.29% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 181 207
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £39.37 - £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.37 - -
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
8385 7600 6773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.93% 14.44% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5668 5081 4564
Median daily rate £430 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.24% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £357
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 163 106
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.53 £24.20 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +72 208 £425 -5.55% 52
South East +7 48 £351 +0.14% 9
Yorkshire +50 41 £350 +12.00% 3
East Midlands +24 35 £425 +6.25% 1
East of England +24 27 £323 +7.50% 4
South West +24 18 £340 -2.85% 1
North East -10 17 £300 -2.43% 1
West Midlands -20 12 £363 +20.83% 3
North West +10 10 £410 +31.20% 5
WebDriver
UK

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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.

1 570 (81.78%) Selenium
2 547 (78.48%) Agile Software Development
3 407 (58.39%) Java
4 378 (54.23%) BDD
5 377 (54.09%) Cucumber
6 251 (36.01%) Jenkins
7 240 (34.43%) TDD
7 240 (34.43%) QA
8 235 (33.72%) Test Automation
9 209 (29.99%) JavaScript
10 201 (28.84%) JIRA
11 191 (27.40%) Scrum
12 155 (22.24%) Git (software)
12 155 (22.24%) Continuous Integration
13 145 (20.80%) C#
14 142 (20.37%) Test Scripting
15 134 (19.23%) HTML
16 131 (18.79%) Automated Testing
17 120 (17.22%) Automation Testing
18 119 (17.07%) SoapUI
19 116 (16.64%) SQL
20 99 (14.20%) Web Services
21 98 (14.06%) Scala
22 95 (13.63%) SpecFlow
22 95 (13.63%) Finance
23 94 (13.49%) Front End Development
24 93 (13.34%) Maven
25 91 (13.06%) CSS
26 90 (12.91%) JUnit
27 88 (12.63%) AngularJS

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 67 (9.61%) Confluence
2 64 (9.18%) Elasticsearch
3 22 (3.16%) Tomcat
4 16 (2.30%) IIS
5 12 (1.72%) Apache Spark
6 11 (1.58%) Apache Solr
7 7 (1.00%) Apache
8 6 (0.86%) CMS
8 6 (0.86%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.72%) Jetty
10 3 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.29%) nginx
12 1 (0.14%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.14%) Documentum
12 1 (0.14%) Drupal
12 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.14%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (2.73%) Photoshop
2 12 (1.72%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.15%) MS Office
3 8 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.29%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 9 (1.29%) Magento
2 8 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.73%) GitHub
2 8 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.86%) SaaS
4 2 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.29%) CloudBees
4 2 (0.29%) IaaS
4 2 (0.29%) OpenShift
4 2 (0.29%) PaaS
5 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.30%) HTTP
2 18 (2.58%) Internet
3 2 (0.29%) AMQP
3 2 (0.29%) FTP
3 2 (0.29%) Network Security
3 2 (0.29%) PuTTY
3 2 (0.29%) WinSCP
4 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.14%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (5.74%) PostgreSQL
2 31 (4.45%) Hadoop
3 27 (3.87%) MongoDB
4 18 (2.58%) Redis
5 17 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
5 17 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 16 (2.30%) MySQL
6 16 (2.30%) SQL Server
7 15 (2.15%) Big Data
8 12 (1.72%) Apache Hive
9 9 (1.29%) DB2
10 6 (0.86%) DbVisualizer
11 5 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.43%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.29%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.29%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.29%) SQLPlus
14 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 570 (81.78%) Selenium
2 377 (54.09%) Cucumber
3 251 (36.01%) Jenkins
4 201 (28.84%) JIRA
5 155 (22.24%) Git (software)
6 119 (17.07%) SoapUI
7 95 (13.63%) SpecFlow
8 93 (13.34%) Maven
9 90 (12.91%) JUnit
10 77 (11.05%) Jasmine
11 66 (9.47%) gulp
12 64 (9.18%) JMeter
13 63 (9.04%) Protractor
14 49 (7.03%) Mocha
15 48 (6.89%) Ant
16 47 (6.74%) Appium
17 45 (6.46%) JBehave
18 39 (5.60%) Babel
19 36 (5.16%) TeamCity
20 35 (5.02%) NUnit
General
1 95 (13.63%) Finance
2 44 (6.31%) Retail
3 24 (3.44%) Games
4 22 (3.16%) Banking
5 16 (2.30%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.29%) Marketing
7 8 (1.15%) Electronics
7 8 (1.15%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.86%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.72%) Advertising
9 5 (0.72%) Military
9 5 (0.72%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.43%) Publishing
11 2 (0.29%) Back Office
11 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.29%) Front Office
11 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.14%) Automotive
12 1 (0.14%) Billing
12 1 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 223 (31.99%) Developer
2 189 (27.12%) Tester
3 152 (21.81%) Automation Tester
4 143 (20.52%) Analyst
5 135 (19.37%) Test Analyst
6 87 (12.48%) Test Engineer
7 85 (12.20%) Automation Test Analyst
8 77 (11.05%) Developer in Test
9 72 (10.33%) Senior Developer
10 66 (9.47%) QA Engineer
10 66 (9.47%) Selenium Tester
11 64 (9.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 62 (8.90%) Selenium Automation Tester
13 53 (7.60%) Java Developer
14 52 (7.46%) Test Automation Engineer
15 44 (6.31%) QA Tester
16 41 (5.88%) QA Test Engineer
17 36 (5.16%) Selenium Test Analyst
18 35 (5.02%) Java Automation Tester
18 35 (5.02%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (19.23%) HTML
2 99 (14.20%) Web Services
3 91 (13.06%) CSS
4 88 (12.63%) AngularJS
5 83 (11.91%) Gherkin
6 78 (11.19%) XML
7 77 (11.05%) Spring
8 72 (10.33%) REST
9 70 (10.04%) .NET
10 68 (9.76%) Node.js
11 66 (9.47%) JSON
12 62 (8.90%) RESTful
13 61 (8.75%) SOAP
14 57 (8.18%) Sass
15 56 (8.03%) Behat
16 53 (7.60%) React
17 34 (4.88%) CSS3
18 33 (4.73%) HTML5
19 32 (4.59%) Hibernate
20 31 (4.45%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 39 (5.60%) User Experience
2 34 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (3.73%) Computer Science
4 19 (2.73%) Mobile App
5 17 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 14 (2.01%) Fintech
7 13 (1.87%) Visualisation
8 10 (1.43%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.57%) Blackberry
9 4 (0.57%) iPhone
9 4 (0.57%) Social Media
10 3 (0.43%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.43%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.43%) Video on Demand
11 2 (0.29%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.29%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.29%) Equities
11 2 (0.29%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.29%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.14%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 67 (9.61%) Unix
2 50 (7.17%) Linux
3 24 (3.44%) Android
4 21 (3.01%) Apple iOS
5 19 (2.73%) Mac OS X
6 17 (2.44%) Windows
7 2 (0.29%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 547 (78.48%) Agile Software Development
2 378 (54.23%) BDD
3 240 (34.43%) TDD
4 235 (33.72%) Test Automation
5 191 (27.40%) Scrum
6 155 (22.24%) Continuous Integration
7 142 (20.37%) Test Scripting
8 131 (18.79%) Automated Testing
9 120 (17.22%) Automation Testing
10 94 (13.49%) Front End Development
11 84 (12.05%) Functional Testing
12 81 (11.62%) OO
13 74 (10.62%) Regression Testing
14 72 (10.33%) Open Source
15 71 (10.19%) Continuous Delivery
16 68 (9.76%) User Stories
17 66 (9.47%) E-Commerce
17 66 (9.47%) Exploratory Testing
18 56 (8.03%) User Acceptance Testing
19 55 (7.89%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 407 (58.39%) Java
2 209 (29.99%) JavaScript
3 145 (20.80%) C#
4 116 (16.64%) SQL
5 98 (14.06%) Scala
6 80 (11.48%) Ruby
7 75 (10.76%) Python
8 67 (9.61%) PHP
9 37 (5.31%) Groovy
10 32 (4.59%) ES6
11 14 (2.01%) F#
11 14 (2.01%) Perl
12 10 (1.43%) Clojure
13 8 (1.15%) C++
13 8 (1.15%) VBScript
14 7 (1.00%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.72%) Jython
15 5 (0.72%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.72%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.57%) C
Qualifications
1 78 (11.19%) ISEB
2 67 (9.61%) Security Cleared
3 58 (8.32%) ISTQB
4 40 (5.74%) Degree
4 40 (5.74%) SC Cleared
5 27 (3.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 19 (2.73%) DV Cleared
7 14 (2.01%) DBS Check
8 9 (1.29%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (0.72%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.29%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 240 (34.43%) QA
2 76 (10.90%) SDET
3 23 (3.30%) WAI
4 16 (2.30%) WCAG
5 7 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 67 (9.61%) Docker
2 14 (2.01%) Apache Flume
3 5 (0.72%) HDFS
4 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (3.87%) Puppet
2 24 (3.44%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.57%) Nagios
4 2 (0.29%) CA Service Virtualization
4 2 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 46 (6.60%) Atlassian
2 38 (5.45%) Oracle
3 30 (4.30%) Zend
4 21 (3.01%) HP
4 21 (3.01%) Rally
5 20 (2.87%) Microsoft
6 17 (2.44%) hybris
6 17 (2.44%) Informatica
7 9 (1.29%) SAP
8 6 (0.86%) IBM
9 5 (0.72%) MuleSoft
10 4 (0.57%) Cloudera
10 4 (0.57%) SOASTA, Inc
10 4 (0.57%) VMware
11 3 (0.43%) T-Plan
12 2 (0.29%) CA
12 2 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.29%) Sony
13 1 (0.14%) EPiServer
13 1 (0.14%) Google
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