The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 73 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 2 0 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.24% - 1.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.98% - 10.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate
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£300 - £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £334 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.61% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
101 38 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.15% 7.68% 14.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 17 75
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £299 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £430 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 10
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 2 (66.67%) XPath
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
1 2 (66.67%) JMeter
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) TestNG
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSD
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) XPath
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle