The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 272 256 302
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +46
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 148 184 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.62% 0.77% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.07% 5.16% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 146 110
Average daily rate
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£450 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £303 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WebDriver
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 London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3632 3563 3291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.31% 14.88% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2619 2527 2362
Average daily rate £438 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.42% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 15
Average hourly rate £22.12 £45.00 £48.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.85% -7.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £26.30 £24.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £111.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in London

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in London

WebDriver
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebDriver across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

WebDriver Daily Rate Histogram in London

WebDriver
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver across the London region.

WebDriver Hourly Rate Trend in London

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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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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
City of London +9 45 £550 +37.50% 9
Kingston Upon Thames -4 1 - -
Ealing - 1 - - 1
Westminster - 1 £480 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £525 -
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England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 223 (87.45%) Selenium
2 201 (78.82%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (55.29%) Cucumber
4 138 (54.12%) Java
5 136 (53.33%) BDD
6 97 (38.04%) TDD
7 91 (35.69%) QA
8 90 (35.29%) Test Automation
9 85 (33.33%) Scrum
10 81 (31.76%) JavaScript
11 69 (27.06%) C#
12 56 (21.96%) Continuous Integration
13 55 (21.57%) Automated Testing
14 52 (20.39%) Ruby
14 52 (20.39%) Git (software)
15 51 (20.00%) Jenkins
16 48 (18.82%) Finance
17 47 (18.43%) JUnit
18 46 (18.04%) SpecFlow
19 44 (17.25%) HTML
19 44 (17.25%) JIRA
20 38 (14.90%) Automation Testing
21 35 (13.73%) SQL
21 35 (13.73%) CSS
22 34 (13.33%) RESTful
23 33 (12.94%) PHP
24 32 (12.55%) Web Services
24 32 (12.55%) Kanban
24 32 (12.55%) AngularJS
25 31 (12.16%) OO

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 16 (6.27%) Node.js
2 15 (5.88%) CMS
3 11 (4.31%) Tomcat
3 11 (4.31%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (3.92%) Apache
5 8 (3.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (2.35%) Confluence
7 4 (1.57%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.39%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 16 (6.27%) MS Office
2 6 (2.35%) Mingle
3 4 (1.57%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.39%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.96%) GitHub
3 4 (1.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.57%) Heroku
3 4 (1.57%) Engine Yard
4 3 (1.18%) SaaS
4 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.67%) HTTP
2 11 (4.31%) Internet
3 1 (0.39%) RTSP
3 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.39%) ATM
3 1 (0.39%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.24%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.49%) MongoDB
3 12 (4.71%) MySQL
4 11 (4.31%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (3.92%) Redis
6 9 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.35%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.57%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.18%) Neo4j
9 3 (1.18%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.18%) RavenDB
9 3 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.78%) CouchDB
10 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.39%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.39%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 223 (87.45%) Selenium
2 141 (55.29%) Cucumber
3 52 (20.39%) Git (software)
4 51 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 47 (18.43%) JUnit
6 46 (18.04%) SpecFlow
7 44 (17.25%) JIRA
8 28 (10.98%) Jasmine
9 20 (7.84%) JMeter
10 18 (7.06%) Mockito
11 17 (6.67%) SoapUI
11 17 (6.67%) JBehave
11 17 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
12 16 (6.27%) Grunt
12 16 (6.27%) TestNG
12 16 (6.27%) TeamCity
13 15 (5.88%) WATIR
13 15 (5.88%) RSpec
13 15 (5.88%) Capybara
14 12 (4.71%) Bower
General
1 48 (18.82%) Finance
2 18 (7.06%) Banking
3 13 (5.10%) Investment Banking
4 7 (2.75%) Publishing
5 6 (2.35%) Games
5 6 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.57%) Retail
7 3 (1.18%) Marketing
8 2 (0.78%) Front Office
9 1 (0.39%) Automotive
9 1 (0.39%) Law
9 1 (0.39%) Legal
9 1 (0.39%) Advertising
9 1 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 88 (34.51%) Developer
2 58 (22.75%) Tester
3 39 (15.29%) Automation Tester
4 29 (11.37%) Test Engineer
5 28 (10.98%) Analyst
6 26 (10.20%) Test Analyst
7 19 (7.45%) AWS Developer
8 18 (7.06%) Automation Engineer
9 17 (6.67%) QA Engineer
10 16 (6.27%) Java Developer
11 15 (5.88%) Architect
12 14 (5.49%) JavaScript Developer
12 14 (5.49%) Front-End Developer
12 14 (5.49%) Test Automation Engineer
13 12 (4.71%) Senior Developer
14 9 (3.53%) Lead Developer
15 8 (3.14%) Automation Analyst
16 7 (2.75%) Test Leader
16 7 (2.75%) Automation Test Analyst
16 7 (2.75%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (17.25%) HTML
2 35 (13.73%) CSS
3 34 (13.33%) RESTful
4 32 (12.55%) Web Services
4 32 (12.55%) AngularJS
5 30 (11.76%) .NET
6 25 (9.80%) HTML5
7 24 (9.41%) SOAP
8 21 (8.24%) REST
8 21 (8.24%) Gherkin
9 19 (7.45%) XML
10 18 (7.06%) Sass
11 15 (5.88%) jQuery
12 14 (5.49%) ASP.NET
12 14 (5.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (5.10%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (5.10%) Spring
13 13 (5.10%) CSS3
14 12 (4.71%) Play Framework
15 11 (4.31%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.49%) User Experience
2 12 (4.71%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.35%) Video on Demand
4 6 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.35%) IPTV
5 5 (1.96%) Online Games
6 4 (1.57%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.18%) RIA
7 3 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.78%) Wiki
9 1 (0.39%) Blog
9 1 (0.39%) EFT
9 1 (0.39%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.67%) Linux
2 14 (5.49%) Windows
3 9 (3.53%) UNIX
3 9 (3.53%) Android
4 7 (2.75%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (78.82%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (53.33%) BDD
3 97 (38.04%) TDD
4 90 (35.29%) Test Automation
5 85 (33.33%) Scrum
6 56 (21.96%) Continuous Integration
7 55 (21.57%) Automated Testing
8 38 (14.90%) Automation Testing
9 32 (12.55%) Kanban
10 31 (12.16%) OO
10 31 (12.16%) MVC
11 30 (11.76%) Software Engineering
12 26 (10.20%) Test Scripting
12 26 (10.20%) Performance Testing
13 24 (9.41%) E-Commerce
14 22 (8.63%) Manual Testing
15 21 (8.24%) Open Source
15 21 (8.24%) Regression Testing
16 18 (7.06%) Domain-Driven Design
17 17 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 138 (54.12%) Java
2 81 (31.76%) JavaScript
3 69 (27.06%) C#
4 52 (20.39%) Ruby
5 35 (13.73%) SQL
6 33 (12.94%) PHP
7 26 (10.20%) Scala
8 13 (5.10%) Groovy
8 13 (5.10%) Python
9 5 (1.96%) C
10 3 (1.18%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.18%) Clojure
11 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (7.06%) ISEB
2 17 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 17 (6.67%) Degree
3 7 (2.75%) DV Cleared
3 7 (2.75%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.39%) MCP
5 1 (0.39%) MCAD
5 1 (0.39%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (35.69%) QA
2 3 (1.18%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (1.57%) Docker
2 2 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.39%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (5.10%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (3.92%) Apache Shiro
3 5 (1.96%) Vagrant
4 4 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (5.49%) Oracle
2 13 (5.10%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.53%) Bloomberg
4 8 (3.14%) HP
5 7 (2.75%) Adobe
5 7 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.57%) Google
7 3 (1.18%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.78%) Zend
8 2 (0.78%) VMware
9 1 (0.39%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.39%) hybris
9 1 (0.39%) Xamarin
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £440 per day
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E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
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