The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 50 56 75
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +19
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 12 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.63% 0.67% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.63% 4.85% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Median daily rate £275 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.37 - -
WebDriver
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
95 103 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.93% 13.73% 12.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 60 66
Median daily rate £325 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £358
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Median hourly rate £51.25 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% -
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 Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing WebDriver as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Watford -3 4 - - 2
Rickmansworth - 4 £304 -
WebDriver
East of England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) Selenium
2 14 (87.50%) Test Scripting
2 14 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (87.50%) Git (software)
3 13 (81.25%) Java
3 13 (81.25%) Automated Testing
3 13 (81.25%) Cucumber
3 13 (81.25%) Gherkin
4 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
4 12 (75.00%) JIRA
4 12 (75.00%) Retail
4 12 (75.00%) SoapUI
5 11 (68.75%) RESTful
5 11 (68.75%) BDD
6 10 (62.50%) System Testing
7 9 (56.25%) QA
8 8 (50.00%) Automation Testing
8 8 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (50.00%) Coaching
8 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (50.00%) ATDD
8 8 (50.00%) Functional Testing
8 8 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (50.00%) JBehave
8 8 (50.00%) Open Source
8 8 (50.00%) Magento
8 8 (50.00%) JMeter
8 8 (50.00%) Scrum
8 8 (50.00%) Document Management

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 7 (43.75%) Confluence
1 7 (43.75%) Tomcat
2 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
Business Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) DB2
2 5 (31.25%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Selenium
2 14 (87.50%) Git (software)
3 13 (81.25%) Cucumber
4 12 (75.00%) JIRA
4 12 (75.00%) SoapUI
5 8 (50.00%) JBehave
5 8 (50.00%) JMeter
6 7 (43.75%) Appium
6 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
6 7 (43.75%) JUnit
6 7 (43.75%) Maven
6 7 (43.75%) NUnit
7 6 (37.50%) FitNesse
7 6 (37.50%) TeamCity
8 5 (31.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (31.25%) Robot Framework
9 4 (25.00%) Subversion
10 3 (18.75%) PHPUnit
11 2 (12.50%) Mockito
11 2 (12.50%) Moq
General
1 12 (75.00%) Retail
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Automation Tester
1 14 (87.50%) Tester
2 9 (56.25%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 9 (56.25%) Selenium Tester
3 6 (37.50%) Java Automation Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Automation Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) Gherkin
2 11 (68.75%) RESTful
3 8 (50.00%) HTML
3 8 (50.00%) Spring
3 8 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (31.25%) J2EE
5 4 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) Behat
7 1 (6.25%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (87.50%) Test Scripting
3 13 (81.25%) Automated Testing
4 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
5 11 (68.75%) BDD
6 10 (62.50%) System Testing
7 8 (50.00%) ATDD
7 8 (50.00%) Automation Testing
7 8 (50.00%) Coaching
7 8 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (50.00%) Document Management
7 8 (50.00%) Functional Testing
7 8 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 8 (50.00%) Open Source
7 8 (50.00%) Scrum
8 7 (43.75%) Kanban
9 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
9 5 (31.25%) Manual Testing
10 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) QA
2 2 (12.50%) SDET
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Atlassian
2 5 (31.25%) hybris
2 5 (31.25%) IBM