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 1 June 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
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 340 399 316
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -83
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 291 211 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.59% 0.44% 0.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.84% 3.33% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 153 248
Median daily rate £388 £370 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £13.50 -
% change year-on-year
+222.22% -
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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
7573 6328 6149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.37% 13.05% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5268 4179 4060
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 113 138
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.27 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.69% -1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.25 £21.62 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.06 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

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 1 June 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 1 June 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 +24 137 £420 +1.81% 37
South East -11 52 £350 - 13
West Midlands +13 32 £525 +75.00% 1
Yorkshire +20 22 £301 +0.41% 8
South West +1 18 £375 +7.14% 3
North West -8 12 £313 -3.84% 9
East of England +2 9 £325 +0.38% 4
North East -42 9 £288 -23.33% 1
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WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 June 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.

1 446 (88.14%) Selenium
2 408 (80.63%) Agile Software Development
3 266 (52.57%) BDD
4 260 (51.38%) Java
5 231 (45.65%) Cucumber
6 191 (37.75%) QA
7 173 (34.19%) Scrum
8 172 (33.99%) Test Automation
9 146 (28.85%) JIRA
10 141 (27.87%) JavaScript
11 139 (27.47%) TDD
12 123 (24.31%) C#
13 119 (23.52%) Jenkins
14 105 (20.75%) Automation Testing
15 102 (20.16%) Test Scripting
15 102 (20.16%) SQL
16 94 (18.58%) Automated Testing
17 81 (16.01%) HTML
17 81 (16.01%) Continuous Integration
18 77 (15.22%) Git (software)
19 72 (14.23%) SpecFlow
20 70 (13.83%) Web Services
21 67 (13.24%) ISEB
22 66 (13.04%) XML
23 64 (12.65%) Ruby
23 64 (12.65%) Functional Testing
24 63 (12.45%) .NET
24 63 (12.45%) Finance
25 59 (11.66%) E-Commerce
26 55 (10.87%) ISTQB

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 54 (10.67%) Node.js
2 28 (5.53%) Confluence
3 11 (2.17%) IIS
4 7 (1.38%) Apache
4 7 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (1.38%) Jetty
5 4 (0.79%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.59%) ATG Dynamo
6 3 (0.59%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.40%) JBoss
7 2 (0.40%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.20%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.20%) Documentum
8 1 (0.20%) Drupal
8 1 (0.20%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.20%) Liferay
8 1 (0.20%) Mule
8 1 (0.20%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (1.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.19%) MS Office
2 6 (1.19%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (4.94%) Magento
2 4 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.57%) GitHub
2 12 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.99%) Heroku
5 4 (0.79%) SaaS
6 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.56%) Internet
2 11 (2.17%) HTTP
3 2 (0.40%) PuTTY
3 2 (0.40%) WinSCP
4 1 (0.20%) DSL
4 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.20%) Network Security
4 1 (0.20%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (7.71%) MongoDB
2 22 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 21 (4.15%) Relational Database
4 17 (3.36%) RDBMS
5 13 (2.57%) DB2
6 11 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (1.78%) Big Data
8 8 (1.58%) Hadoop
8 8 (1.58%) MySQL
9 7 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (1.38%) Redis
10 5 (0.99%) DbVisualizer
11 4 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.59%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.40%) HPCC
13 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.20%) GIS
14 1 (0.20%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 446 (88.14%) Selenium
2 231 (45.65%) Cucumber
3 146 (28.85%) JIRA
4 119 (23.52%) Jenkins
5 77 (15.22%) Git (software)
6 72 (14.23%) SpecFlow
7 46 (9.09%) Maven
7 46 (9.09%) SoapUI
8 44 (8.70%) Appium
9 40 (7.91%) JUnit
10 37 (7.31%) Subversion
11 36 (7.11%) JMeter
12 26 (5.14%) Team Foundation Server
13 24 (4.74%) HP UFT
13 24 (4.74%) Hudson
13 24 (4.74%) Jasmine
14 23 (4.55%) NUnit
15 22 (4.35%) Oracle APEX
16 21 (4.15%) Protractor
17 17 (3.36%) gulp
General
1 63 (12.45%) Finance
2 46 (9.09%) Retail
3 18 (3.56%) Telecoms
4 15 (2.96%) Banking
5 10 (1.98%) Games
6 5 (0.99%) Electronics
6 5 (0.99%) Marketing
7 4 (0.79%) Advertising
7 4 (0.79%) Law
7 4 (0.79%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.59%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.59%) Publishing
8 3 (0.59%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.40%) Back Office
9 2 (0.40%) Front Office
9 2 (0.40%) Military
9 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.20%) Billing
10 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 159 (31.42%) Tester
2 123 (24.31%) Analyst
3 122 (24.11%) Automation Tester
4 114 (22.53%) Test Analyst
5 89 (17.59%) Developer
6 72 (14.23%) Automation Test Analyst
6 72 (14.23%) Test Engineer
7 61 (12.06%) QA Engineer
8 58 (11.46%) Selenium Tester
9 55 (10.87%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 51 (10.08%) Test Automation Engineer
11 33 (6.52%) Developer in Test
11 33 (6.52%) QA Tester
12 32 (6.32%) Architect
12 32 (6.32%) Selenium Test Analyst
13 27 (5.34%) QA Test Engineer
14 26 (5.14%) Java Developer
14 26 (5.14%) QA Analyst
15 23 (4.55%) QA Automation Engineer
16 22 (4.35%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (16.01%) HTML
2 70 (13.83%) Web Services
3 66 (13.04%) XML
4 63 (12.45%) .NET
5 47 (9.29%) CSS
6 46 (9.09%) RESTful
7 45 (8.89%) Gherkin
8 38 (7.51%) JSON
8 38 (7.51%) SOAP
8 38 (7.51%) Spring
9 33 (6.52%) Behat
9 33 (6.52%) Play Framework
9 33 (6.52%) REST
10 25 (4.94%) Sass
11 21 (4.15%) AngularJS
12 18 (3.56%) CSS3
13 14 (2.77%) Hibernate
13 14 (2.77%) jQuery
14 13 (2.57%) HTML5
14 13 (2.57%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (5.53%) Mobile App
3 19 (3.75%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.17%) User Experience
5 10 (1.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (1.78%) Algorithms
7 8 (1.58%) Fintech
8 5 (0.99%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.79%) Wiki
10 2 (0.40%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.40%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.40%) iPad
10 2 (0.40%) iPhone
10 2 (0.40%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.40%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.20%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.20%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.20%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.20%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.20%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (5.14%) Unix
2 20 (3.95%) Android
3 17 (3.36%) Apple iOS
4 14 (2.77%) Linux
5 10 (1.98%) Windows
6 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.20%) Solaris
7 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 408 (80.63%) Agile Software Development
2 266 (52.57%) BDD
3 173 (34.19%) Scrum
4 172 (33.99%) Test Automation
5 139 (27.47%) TDD
6 105 (20.75%) Automation Testing
7 102 (20.16%) Test Scripting
8 94 (18.58%) Automated Testing
9 81 (16.01%) Continuous Integration
10 64 (12.65%) Functional Testing
11 59 (11.66%) E-Commerce
12 48 (9.49%) Regression Testing
12 48 (9.49%) Software Testing
13 46 (9.09%) Open Source
14 44 (8.70%) User Stories
15 42 (8.30%) Continuous Delivery
16 39 (7.71%) Non-Functional Testing
17 38 (7.51%) OO
18 37 (7.31%) Performance Testing
19 33 (6.52%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 260 (51.38%) Java
2 141 (27.87%) JavaScript
3 123 (24.31%) C#
4 102 (20.16%) SQL
5 64 (12.65%) Ruby
6 51 (10.08%) Scala
7 34 (6.72%) PHP
8 33 (6.52%) Python
9 21 (4.15%) Groovy
10 17 (3.36%) PL/SQL
11 11 (2.17%) Apex Code
11 11 (2.17%) F#
11 11 (2.17%) SOQL
12 7 (1.38%) VBScript
13 6 (1.19%) C++
13 6 (1.19%) ECMAScript
14 5 (0.99%) VBA
15 4 (0.79%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.59%) C
16 3 (0.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (13.24%) ISEB
2 55 (10.87%) ISTQB
3 38 (7.51%) Security Cleared
4 31 (6.13%) SC Cleared
5 23 (4.55%) Degree
6 17 (3.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (1.38%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (1.19%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.59%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.40%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 191 (37.75%) QA
2 18 (3.56%) SDET
3 11 (2.17%) WAI
4 7 (1.38%) WCAG
5 3 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (4.55%) Docker
2 1 (0.20%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (5.14%) Puppet
2 18 (3.56%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.79%) Nagios
4 1 (0.20%) Apache Shiro
Vendors
1 39 (7.71%) Oracle
2 25 (4.94%) Microsoft
3 23 (4.55%) HP
4 22 (4.35%) Rally
5 16 (3.16%) Atlassian
6 12 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (2.17%) Informatica
8 6 (1.19%) ATG
8 6 (1.19%) SAP
9 4 (0.79%) hybris
9 4 (0.79%) SOASTA, Inc
9 4 (0.79%) VMware
9 4 (0.79%) Zend
10 3 (0.59%) Telerik
11 2 (0.40%) comScore
11 2 (0.40%) IBM
12 1 (0.20%) Adobe
12 1 (0.20%) Apple
12 1 (0.20%) Demandware
12 1 (0.20%) VocaLink
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