The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 82 84 70
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 11 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.77% 0.088% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.85% 0.58% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 4
Average daily rate £315 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £325 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WebDriver
West Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
286 172 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 20.08% 15.11% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 135 86
Average daily rate £425 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -1.33%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

WebDriver
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebDriver across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

WebDriver Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) BDD
4 8 (53.33%) Automation Testing
4 8 (53.33%) TDD
5 7 (46.67%) Java
6 6 (40.00%) JIRA
6 6 (40.00%) Cucumber
7 5 (33.33%) Scrum
8 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
8 4 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
9 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
9 3 (20.00%) QA
9 3 (20.00%) SDLC
9 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
10 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
10 2 (13.33%) SQL
10 2 (13.33%) SOAP
10 2 (13.33%) Web Services
10 2 (13.33%) XML
10 2 (13.33%) HTML
10 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
10 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
10 2 (13.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
10 2 (13.33%) REST
11 1 (6.67%) Hudson
11 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (6.67%) Burp Suite
4 1 (6.67%) Hudson
4 1 (6.67%) Protractor
4 1 (6.67%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Tester
2 5 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 5 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Automation Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Test Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Java Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Tester
5 1 (6.67%) QA Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) QA Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) REST
1 2 (13.33%) SOAP
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
1 2 (13.33%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) BDD
3 8 (53.33%) Automation Testing
3 8 (53.33%) TDD
4 5 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
6 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (20.00%) SDLC
6 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (13.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
8 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
8 1 (6.67%) ITIL
8 1 (6.67%) Migration
8 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle