The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 110 120 103
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 8 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.43% 0.15% 0.058%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.42% 0.79% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate £325 £438 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +47.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WebDriver
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
330 380 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 17.57% 18.95% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 170 134
Average daily rate £350 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 18
Average hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.30 £30.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebDriver across the Hampshire region.

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

WebDriver
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebDriver across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

WebDriver Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Southampton +11 2 £265 -47.00%
Winchester - 2 £325 - 4
WebDriver
South East

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 33 (100.00%) Selenium
2 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (78.79%) Java
4 20 (60.61%) Cucumber
5 18 (54.55%) Oracle
5 18 (54.55%) HP
5 18 (54.55%) HP UFT
6 17 (51.52%) Test Scripting
6 17 (51.52%) SC Cleared
6 17 (51.52%) Security Cleared
6 17 (51.52%) BDD
6 17 (51.52%) Test Automation
7 14 (42.42%) Functional Testing
7 14 (42.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 14 (42.42%) Scrum
8 13 (39.39%) ISEB
9 11 (33.33%) Regression Testing
9 11 (33.33%) .NET
9 11 (33.33%) C++
9 11 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
9 11 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
9 11 (33.33%) Test Strategy
10 10 (30.30%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (30.30%) Defect Tracking
10 10 (30.30%) Software Testing
10 10 (30.30%) VBScript
10 10 (30.30%) VB
11 9 (27.27%) ISEB Practitioner
12 8 (24.24%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (21.21%) Test Management

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (9.09%) GIS
Development Applications
1 33 (100.00%) Selenium
2 20 (60.61%) Cucumber
3 18 (54.55%) HP UFT
4 11 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
5 10 (30.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (21.21%) SpecFlow
7 6 (18.18%) SoapUI
8 4 (12.12%) Appium
8 4 (12.12%) Zephyr
9 3 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 6 (18.18%) Military
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Analyst
1 12 (36.36%) Test Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) Consultant
3 10 (30.30%) Tester
4 9 (27.27%) Automation Tester
5 7 (21.21%) Test Consultant
6 6 (18.18%) Test Engineer
7 5 (15.15%) Agile Tester
7 5 (15.15%) Selenium Tester
8 3 (9.09%) Test Automation Consultant
9 2 (6.06%) Agile Test Analyst
9 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
9 2 (6.06%) Web Analyst
9 2 (6.06%) Web Test Analyst
10 1 (3.03%) Automated Test Consultant
10 1 (3.03%) Automated Tester
10 1 (3.03%) C++ Consultant
10 1 (3.03%) Java Consultant
10 1 (3.03%) Oracle Consultant
10 1 (3.03%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) Middleware
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) BDD
2 17 (51.52%) Test Automation
2 17 (51.52%) Test Scripting
3 14 (42.42%) Functional Testing
3 14 (42.42%) Scrum
4 11 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 11 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 11 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 10 (30.30%) Defect Tracking
5 10 (30.30%) Software Testing
6 7 (21.21%) Automation Testing
6 7 (21.21%) Test Management
7 6 (18.18%) Migration
8 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
8 5 (15.15%) Performance Testing
9 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
9 4 (12.12%) Load Testing
9 4 (12.12%) System Testing
9 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) Java
2 11 (33.33%) C++
3 10 (30.30%) VB
3 10 (30.30%) VBScript
4 7 (21.21%) F#
5 3 (9.09%) C#
5 3 (9.09%) PHP
5 3 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) SC Cleared
1 17 (51.52%) Security Cleared
2 14 (42.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 13 (39.39%) ISEB
4 9 (27.27%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (12.12%) ISTQB
6 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) HP
1 18 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.12%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (12.12%) Remedy
4 1 (3.03%) Ericsson
4 1 (3.03%) Huawei
4 1 (3.03%) Nokia