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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 307 228 286
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +58
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 101 198 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.45% 0.87% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.35% 6.35% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 172 80
Average daily rate
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£414 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.43% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
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 £13.50 - -
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
3016 3119 2674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.54% 13.76% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2122 2317 1962
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £543 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 17
Average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% -25.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.31 £30.00 £33.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.00 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.65 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.62% +0.40%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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
(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
City of London -33 32 £450 +28.57% 20
Chessington - 2 £325 -
Sidcup - 1 - -
Ealing - 1 - -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 216 (87.80%) Selenium
2 175 (71.14%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (54.88%) Cucumber
4 134 (54.47%) Java
5 112 (45.53%) QA
5 112 (45.53%) BDD
6 80 (32.52%) Test Automation
7 78 (31.71%) C#
8 77 (31.30%) Scrum
9 70 (28.46%) TDD
10 65 (26.42%) Ruby
11 52 (21.14%) JavaScript
12 49 (19.92%) Jenkins
13 47 (19.11%) Finance
14 46 (18.70%) HTML
15 45 (18.29%) Continuous Integration
16 42 (17.07%) Git (software)
16 42 (17.07%) SQL
17 37 (15.04%) Automated Testing
17 37 (15.04%) Automation Testing
18 36 (14.63%) SpecFlow
18 36 (14.63%) RESTful
18 36 (14.63%) PHP
18 36 (14.63%) JUnit
19 35 (14.23%) OO
19 35 (14.23%) E-Commerce
20 34 (13.82%) Python
21 32 (13.01%) Kanban
22 29 (11.79%) JIRA
23 28 (11.38%) CSS

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 12 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (3.66%) CMS
2 9 (3.66%) Node.js
3 8 (3.25%) Apache
4 7 (2.85%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.03%) nginx
6 4 (1.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (1.63%) IIS
7 3 (1.22%) Joomla!
7 3 (1.22%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.81%) Confluence
8 2 (0.81%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.41%) Drupal
9 1 (0.41%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (1.63%) MS Office
2 1 (0.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.63%) GitHub
2 3 (1.22%) SaaS
2 3 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.91%) HTTP
2 14 (5.69%) Internet
3 4 (1.63%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.22%) FTP
5 1 (0.41%) ATM
5 1 (0.41%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.72%) MongoDB
2 11 (4.47%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.47%) Redis
3 10 (4.07%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (3.25%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.44%) Hadoop
6 6 (2.44%) MySQL
7 3 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.81%) RavenDB
8 2 (0.81%) Neo4j
8 2 (0.81%) DbVisualizer
8 2 (0.81%) CouchDB
8 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.81%) DB2
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.41%) QlikView
9 1 (0.41%) Big Data
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 216 (87.80%) Selenium
2 135 (54.88%) Cucumber
3 49 (19.92%) Jenkins
4 42 (17.07%) Git (software)
5 36 (14.63%) SpecFlow
5 36 (14.63%) JUnit
6 29 (11.79%) JIRA
7 23 (9.35%) SoapUI
8 21 (8.54%) JBehave
8 21 (8.54%) TestNG
9 17 (6.91%) Hudson
9 17 (6.91%) JMeter
10 16 (6.50%) TeamCity
11 14 (5.69%) Grunt
11 14 (5.69%) Bower
11 14 (5.69%) Jasmine
12 12 (4.88%) WATIR
13 11 (4.47%) Maven
13 11 (4.47%) Calabash
14 9 (3.66%) Subversion
General
1 47 (19.11%) Finance
2 20 (8.13%) Banking
3 18 (7.32%) Investment Banking
4 16 (6.50%) Games
5 9 (3.66%) Retail
6 4 (1.63%) Publishing
7 3 (1.22%) Front Office
7 3 (1.22%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.22%) Marketing
8 2 (0.81%) Back Office
9 1 (0.41%) Electronics
9 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 60 (24.39%) Developer
2 49 (19.92%) Tester
3 35 (14.23%) Analyst
4 33 (13.41%) Test Engineer
5 32 (13.01%) Test Analyst
5 32 (13.01%) Automation Tester
6 31 (12.60%) QA Engineer
7 24 (9.76%) Automation Engineer
8 18 (7.32%) AWS Developer
9 13 (5.28%) JavaScript Developer
9 13 (5.28%) Automation Analyst
10 12 (4.88%) QA Automation Engineer
11 10 (4.07%) Java Developer
12 9 (3.66%) Automated Test Engineer
13 8 (3.25%) QA Analyst
14 7 (2.85%) Automation Test Analyst
15 5 (2.03%) Software Engineer
15 5 (2.03%) QA Test Analyst
15 5 (2.03%) Test Leader
15 5 (2.03%) Test Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (18.70%) HTML
2 36 (14.63%) RESTful
3 28 (11.38%) CSS
4 27 (10.98%) HTML5
4 27 (10.98%) AngularJS
5 26 (10.57%) Gherkin
6 25 (10.16%) Web Services
7 23 (9.35%) SOAP
8 22 (8.94%) .NET
9 19 (7.72%) jQuery
10 18 (7.32%) XML
11 17 (6.91%) REST
12 13 (5.28%) CSS3
13 12 (4.88%) Spring
13 12 (4.88%) JSON
14 10 (4.07%) D3.js
14 10 (4.07%) LESS
15 9 (3.66%) Spring MVC
16 8 (3.25%) Backbone.js
16 8 (3.25%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.10%) User Experience
2 10 (4.07%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.66%) Digital Media
4 8 (3.25%) Video on Demand
5 5 (2.03%) Online Games
5 5 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.03%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.63%) IPTV
7 2 (0.81%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.81%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.81%) Equities
8 1 (0.41%) DTV
8 1 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.41%) Wiki
8 1 (0.41%) Blog
8 1 (0.41%) RIA
8 1 (0.41%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.72%) Linux
2 15 (6.10%) Windows
3 8 (3.25%) UNIX
4 7 (2.85%) Android
4 7 (2.85%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.81%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (71.14%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (45.53%) BDD
3 80 (32.52%) Test Automation
4 77 (31.30%) Scrum
5 70 (28.46%) TDD
6 45 (18.29%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (15.04%) Automated Testing
7 37 (15.04%) Automation Testing
8 35 (14.23%) OO
8 35 (14.23%) E-Commerce
9 32 (13.01%) Kanban
10 26 (10.57%) Test Scripting
11 23 (9.35%) Open Source
12 21 (8.54%) V-Model
12 21 (8.54%) Performance Testing
12 21 (8.54%) Software Engineering
13 20 (8.13%) Security Testing
13 20 (8.13%) Waterfall
14 19 (7.72%) User Acceptance Testing
15 18 (7.32%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 134 (54.47%) Java
2 78 (31.71%) C#
3 65 (26.42%) Ruby
4 52 (21.14%) JavaScript
5 42 (17.07%) SQL
6 36 (14.63%) PHP
7 34 (13.82%) Python
8 20 (8.13%) Scala
9 19 (7.72%) Groovy
10 8 (3.25%) C
11 4 (1.63%) C++
12 3 (1.22%) VB
13 2 (0.81%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.81%) VBScript
14 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.41%) Perl
14 1 (0.41%) XPath
14 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.41%) sed
Qualifications
1 23 (9.35%) ISEB
2 15 (6.10%) ISTQB
2 15 (6.10%) Degree
3 9 (3.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.41%) MCP
4 1 (0.41%) MCAD
4 1 (0.41%) MCSD
4 1 (0.41%) HND
4 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (45.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (4.07%) Puppet
2 8 (3.25%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (2.85%) Ansible
4 5 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.41%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (4.88%) Oracle
2 9 (3.66%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (3.66%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.44%) hybris
3 6 (2.44%) HP
4 4 (1.63%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.81%) SaltStack
5 2 (0.81%) Zend
5 2 (0.81%) Adobe
6 1 (0.41%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.41%) SAP
London
iKonnect
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £250 to £350 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £490 per day
Posted: 5 days ago