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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 68 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 4 0 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.47% - 1.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.70% - 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£305 - £285
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 - £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £309 - £287
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
108 38 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.71% 7.77% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 17 65
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 9
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%

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
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
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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
Watford - - - - 1
WebDriver
East of England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) User Stories
2 4 (80.00%) Load Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Ant
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) XSD
3 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 3 (60.00%) JMeter
3 3 (60.00%) XPath
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) TestNG
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Finance

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 4 (80.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
1 4 (80.00%) Ant
1 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (60.00%) JMeter
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) TestNG
3 1 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Test Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) REST
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSD
2 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) User Stories
2 4 (80.00%) Load Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) XPath
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Progress