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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 93 76 75
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 9 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.56% 0.48% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.99% 3.65% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
Average daily rate
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£295 £320 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.81% +31.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
301 137 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 18.68% 13.16% 18.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 93 100
Average daily rate £335 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 11
Average hourly rate £24.75 £13.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.38% -58.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.00 £30.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £13.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) Selenium
2 8 (80.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) Scrum
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) SpecFlow
4 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (60.00%) Cucumber
5 5 (50.00%) BDD
5 5 (50.00%) Manual Testing
5 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (50.00%) .NET
5 5 (50.00%) Gherkin
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle
6 4 (40.00%) QA
6 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (40.00%) TeamCity
7 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (30.00%) Java
7 3 (30.00%) ISEB
7 3 (30.00%) TDD
7 3 (30.00%) NUnit
7 3 (30.00%) Automation Testing
8 2 (20.00%) NHS
8 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
8 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
9 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Selenium
2 7 (70.00%) SpecFlow
3 6 (60.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (40.00%) TeamCity
5 3 (30.00%) NUnit
6 1 (10.00%) Subversion
6 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
6 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Scrum
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 5 (50.00%) BDD
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (30.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) Kanban
6 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
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