The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 248 291 273
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -18
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 207 144 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.91% 0.61% 0.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.07% 3.91% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 108 138
Median daily rate £425 £450 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.37 - -
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
4081 3684 3586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.87% 15.72% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2929 2669 2678
Median daily rate £463 £448 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 14
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.12 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.95% -50.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £22.00 £25.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing WebDriver as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +6 29 £450 -18.18% 12
Westminster -15 3 £315 -34.37%
Twickenham - 3 £500 -
Docklands, London - 2 £430 -
Croydon - 1 £440 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £380 -
Ealing - 1 £363 -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 272 (77.71%) Selenium
2 245 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 197 (56.29%) Java
4 190 (54.29%) BDD
5 175 (50.00%) Cucumber
6 125 (35.71%) Test Automation
7 124 (35.43%) TDD
8 119 (34.00%) QA
9 112 (32.00%) JavaScript
10 101 (28.86%) JIRA
11 100 (28.57%) Jenkins
12 90 (25.71%) HTML
13 88 (25.14%) Git (software)
14 84 (24.00%) Scrum
15 69 (19.71%) Jasmine
16 66 (18.86%) CSS
17 63 (18.00%) AngularJS
18 62 (17.71%) SQL
18 62 (17.71%) Automated Testing
19 59 (16.86%) Sass
20 58 (16.57%) C#
21 56 (16.00%) Front End Development
22 54 (15.43%) gulp
23 53 (15.14%) Finance
23 53 (15.14%) Exploratory Testing
24 52 (14.86%) Node.js
25 49 (14.00%) Mocha
25 49 (14.00%) SDET
26 48 (13.71%) SoapUI
27 47 (13.43%) React

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (8.57%) Elasticsearch
2 25 (7.14%) Confluence
3 13 (3.71%) Tomcat
4 11 (3.14%) Apache Solr
5 10 (2.86%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.43%) Apache
7 4 (1.14%) CMS
8 3 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (0.86%) Jetty
9 2 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.29%) Documentum
10 1 (0.29%) Drupal
10 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (1.71%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.57%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.00%) GitHub
2 7 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.86%) SaaS
5 2 (0.57%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.57%) CloudBees
5 2 (0.57%) IaaS
5 2 (0.57%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.57%) PaaS
6 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.86%) Internet
2 7 (2.00%) HTTP
3 2 (0.57%) FTP
4 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.29%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.43%) Hadoop
2 17 (4.86%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (4.86%) Redis
3 16 (4.57%) Big Data
4 13 (3.71%) MongoDB
5 11 (3.14%) MySQL
6 10 (2.86%) Apache Hive
7 9 (2.57%) SQL Server
8 6 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.14%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.57%) HPCC
11 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.57%) SQLPlus
12 1 (0.29%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.29%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.29%) DB2
12 1 (0.29%) DbVisualizer
12 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 272 (77.71%) Selenium
2 175 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 101 (28.86%) JIRA
4 100 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 88 (25.14%) Git (software)
6 69 (19.71%) Jasmine
7 54 (15.43%) gulp
8 49 (14.00%) Mocha
9 48 (13.71%) SoapUI
10 41 (11.71%) Maven
11 39 (11.14%) Babel
11 39 (11.14%) SpecFlow
12 35 (10.00%) Protractor
13 31 (8.86%) JMeter
13 31 (8.86%) JUnit
14 30 (8.57%) webpack
15 24 (6.86%) Appium
16 22 (6.29%) JBehave
16 22 (6.29%) NUnit
17 20 (5.71%) Subversion
General
1 53 (15.14%) Finance
2 28 (8.00%) Retail
3 20 (5.71%) Banking
4 9 (2.57%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.71%) Advertising
6 5 (1.43%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.43%) Marketing
7 4 (1.14%) Electronics
7 4 (1.14%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.14%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.57%) Front Office
8 2 (0.57%) Games
8 2 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.29%) Automotive
9 1 (0.29%) Billing
9 1 (0.29%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 134 (38.29%) Developer
2 73 (20.86%) Tester
3 54 (15.43%) Analyst
4 51 (14.57%) Automation Tester
5 48 (13.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 48 (13.71%) Test Analyst
6 45 (12.86%) Senior Developer
7 41 (11.71%) Developer in Test
8 38 (10.86%) Test Engineer
9 30 (8.57%) QA Engineer
10 28 (8.00%) Java Developer
10 28 (8.00%) Test Automation Engineer
11 25 (7.14%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 22 (6.29%) JavaScript Developer
12 22 (6.29%) QA Tester
13 21 (6.00%) Automation Test Analyst
14 20 (5.71%) Selenium Tester
15 18 (5.14%) Selenium Automation Tester
16 14 (4.00%) HTML Developer
16 14 (4.00%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (25.71%) HTML
2 66 (18.86%) CSS
3 63 (18.00%) AngularJS
4 59 (16.86%) Sass
5 52 (14.86%) Node.js
6 47 (13.43%) React
7 45 (12.86%) Web Services
8 41 (11.71%) REST
9 38 (10.86%) RESTful
10 37 (10.57%) .NET
11 35 (10.00%) XML
12 34 (9.71%) Spring
13 33 (9.43%) SOAP
14 32 (9.14%) Gherkin
15 31 (8.86%) HTML5
16 28 (8.00%) Express
17 25 (7.14%) Handlebars
18 24 (6.86%) Django
18 24 (6.86%) JSON
19 22 (6.29%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.57%) User Experience
2 15 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.43%) Fintech
4 8 (2.29%) Algorithms
5 5 (1.43%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.14%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.14%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.14%) iPhone
6 4 (1.14%) Social Media
7 3 (0.86%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.86%) Video on Demand
8 2 (0.57%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.57%) Equities
8 2 (0.57%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.57%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.29%) IVR
9 1 (0.29%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.29%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.29%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (5.71%) Android
1 20 (5.71%) Unix
2 17 (4.86%) Apple iOS
3 16 (4.57%) Linux
4 14 (4.00%) Windows
5 4 (1.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (54.29%) BDD
3 125 (35.71%) Test Automation
4 124 (35.43%) TDD
5 84 (24.00%) Scrum
6 62 (17.71%) Automated Testing
7 56 (16.00%) Front End Development
8 53 (15.14%) Exploratory Testing
9 44 (12.57%) OO
10 43 (12.29%) OOP
11 41 (11.71%) Continuous Integration
12 40 (11.43%) Automation Testing
12 40 (11.43%) E-Commerce
13 35 (10.00%) Test Scripting
14 33 (9.43%) Functional Testing
15 32 (9.14%) Mobile First
15 32 (9.14%) Pair Programming
16 30 (8.57%) Open Source
17 28 (8.00%) Regression Testing
18 26 (7.43%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 197 (56.29%) Java
2 112 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 62 (17.71%) SQL
4 58 (16.57%) C#
5 44 (12.57%) Python
5 44 (12.57%) Scala
6 38 (10.86%) Ruby
7 32 (9.14%) ES6
8 17 (4.86%) PHP
9 10 (2.86%) Clojure
9 10 (2.86%) Groovy
10 6 (1.71%) VBScript
11 5 (1.43%) Jython
12 4 (1.14%) Apple Swift
13 3 (0.86%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.86%) VBA
14 2 (0.57%) C
14 2 (0.57%) C++
14 2 (0.57%) Perl
14 2 (0.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (7.43%) ISEB
2 21 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 17 (4.86%) ISTQB
4 16 (4.57%) Degree
5 15 (4.29%) DV Cleared
6 12 (3.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (1.71%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (1.71%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.57%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (34.00%) QA
2 49 (14.00%) SDET
3 10 (2.86%) WAI
4 4 (1.14%) WCAG
5 3 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.57%) COBIT
System Software
1 30 (8.57%) Docker
2 12 (3.43%) Apache Flume
3 5 (1.43%) HDFS
4 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (4.29%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.71%) Puppet
3 2 (0.57%) CA Service Virtualization
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (5.71%) Oracle
2 19 (5.43%) Atlassian
3 17 (4.86%) Informatica
4 12 (3.43%) hybris
5 10 (2.86%) HP
6 5 (1.43%) MuleSoft
7 4 (1.14%) SAP
7 4 (1.14%) SOASTA, Inc
7 4 (1.14%) VMware
7 4 (1.14%) Zend
8 3 (0.86%) Microsoft
9 2 (0.57%) CA
9 2 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.57%) Sony
10 1 (0.29%) Adobe
10 1 (0.29%) comScore
10 1 (0.29%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.29%) Gigya
10 1 (0.29%) Google
10 1 (0.29%) IBM
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