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 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 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.74% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 19.23% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £413 - -
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
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
52 79 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.03% 12.44% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 35 41
Average daily rate £450 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.88% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £258 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +8.10%
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 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 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
Watford - 10 £413 -
WebDriver
East of England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 17 (100.00%) Selenium
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (76.47%) Retail
3 13 (76.47%) Subversion
3 13 (76.47%) Test Scripting
3 13 (76.47%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (76.47%) Test Automation
3 13 (76.47%) QA
4 12 (70.59%) Magento
4 12 (70.59%) RESTful
4 12 (70.59%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (70.59%) SQL
4 12 (70.59%) Automated Testing
4 12 (70.59%) HTML
4 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
4 12 (70.59%) DB2
4 12 (70.59%) XML
4 12 (70.59%) Unix
5 11 (64.71%) TDD
5 11 (64.71%) Document Management
5 11 (64.71%) Coaching
5 11 (64.71%) BDD
6 10 (58.82%) PHPUnit
6 10 (58.82%) PHP
7 7 (41.18%) Flash
7 7 (41.18%) System Testing
7 7 (41.18%) DbVisualizer
8 6 (35.29%) Behat
8 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
8 6 (35.29%) Re-Platforming

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) DB2
2 7 (41.18%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 17 (100.00%) Selenium
2 13 (76.47%) Subversion
3 10 (58.82%) PHPUnit
4 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
5 5 (29.41%) Appium
6 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
7 3 (17.65%) JIRA
7 3 (17.65%) Protractor
8 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (76.47%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Automation Tester
1 16 (94.12%) Tester
2 14 (82.35%) Selenium Tester
3 11 (64.71%) Web Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) HTML
1 12 (70.59%) RESTful
1 12 (70.59%) XML
2 7 (41.18%) Flash
3 6 (35.29%) Behat
4 3 (17.65%) Gherkin
4 3 (17.65%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (76.47%) Test Automation
2 13 (76.47%) Test Scripting
3 12 (70.59%) Automated Testing
4 11 (64.71%) BDD
4 11 (64.71%) Coaching
4 11 (64.71%) Document Management
4 11 (64.71%) TDD
5 7 (41.18%) System Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Re-Platforming
6 6 (35.29%) User Stories
7 2 (11.76%) Build Automation
8 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
8 1 (5.88%) Defect Management
8 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Scrum
8 1 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) PHP
3 6 (35.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (76.47%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) HP