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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 267 302 250
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -52
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 158 132 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.74% 0.59% 0.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.06% 3.73% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 100 156
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £324 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £334 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.86% -4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
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
3893 3536 3502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.13% 15.67% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2819 2653 2726
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 10
Median hourly rate £38.25 £33.75 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.16 £17.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.85 £60.00 £69.50
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 9 December 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 9 December 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 0 34 £475 -5.00% 12
Croydon -18 1 £463 -
Twickenham - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £475 -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 280 (76.92%) Selenium
2 271 (74.45%) Agile Software Development
3 226 (62.09%) Java
4 189 (51.92%) BDD
5 175 (48.08%) Cucumber
6 156 (42.86%) TDD
7 117 (32.14%) Test Automation
8 109 (29.95%) QA
9 108 (29.67%) Jenkins
10 107 (29.40%) JavaScript
11 86 (23.63%) Git (software)
12 85 (23.35%) C#
13 80 (21.98%) HTML
14 79 (21.70%) Scrum
15 73 (20.05%) JIRA
15 73 (20.05%) Automated Testing
15 73 (20.05%) AngularJS
16 67 (18.41%) SDET
17 65 (17.86%) Node.js
18 62 (17.03%) SQL
19 58 (15.93%) Web Services
20 57 (15.66%) CSS
21 54 (14.84%) OO
21 54 (14.84%) Finance
22 53 (14.56%) Maven
22 53 (14.56%) Jasmine
22 53 (14.56%) RESTful
23 52 (14.29%) SpecFlow
24 49 (13.46%) Sass
24 49 (13.46%) Continuous Integration

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 36 (9.89%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (6.04%) Confluence
3 16 (4.40%) Tomcat
4 15 (4.12%) Apache Spark
5 11 (3.02%) Apache Solr
6 8 (2.20%) Jetty
7 6 (1.65%) CMS
8 4 (1.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (0.82%) Apache
9 3 (0.82%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.82%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.55%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.55%) WordPress
11 1 (0.27%) Commerce Server
11 1 (0.27%) Drupal
11 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Mingle
1 2 (0.55%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.42%) GitHub
2 12 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.82%) SaaS
5 2 (0.55%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.55%) CloudBees
5 2 (0.55%) IaaS
5 2 (0.55%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.55%) PaaS
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.95%) Internet
2 6 (1.65%) HTTP
3 2 (0.55%) FTP
4 1 (0.27%) BGP
4 1 (0.27%) DNS
4 1 (0.27%) MPLS
4 1 (0.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (7.97%) Hadoop
2 20 (5.49%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (5.49%) Redis
3 15 (4.12%) Apache Hive
4 13 (3.57%) MySQL
5 11 (3.02%) Big Data
6 10 (2.75%) Relational Database
6 10 (2.75%) SQL Server
7 6 (1.65%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.55%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.55%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 280 (76.92%) Selenium
2 175 (48.08%) Cucumber
3 108 (29.67%) Jenkins
4 86 (23.63%) Git (software)
5 73 (20.05%) JIRA
6 53 (14.56%) Jasmine
6 53 (14.56%) Maven
7 52 (14.29%) SpecFlow
8 47 (12.91%) gulp
9 44 (12.09%) SoapUI
10 40 (10.99%) Babel
11 38 (10.44%) Mocha
11 38 (10.44%) Protractor
12 37 (10.16%) JUnit
13 31 (8.52%) webpack
14 26 (7.14%) JMeter
15 25 (6.87%) JBehave
16 23 (6.32%) Mockito
16 23 (6.32%) NUnit
17 21 (5.77%) Appium
General
1 54 (14.84%) Finance
2 25 (6.87%) Retail
3 24 (6.59%) Banking
4 8 (2.20%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.92%) Investment Banking
5 7 (1.92%) Marketing
6 6 (1.65%) Advertising
6 6 (1.65%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.37%) Games
8 4 (1.10%) Electronics
8 4 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.55%) Automotive
9 2 (0.55%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.55%) Publishing
10 1 (0.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 146 (40.11%) Developer
2 74 (20.33%) Tester
3 55 (15.11%) Developer in Test
4 53 (14.56%) Automation Tester
5 49 (13.46%) Test Engineer
6 48 (13.19%) Senior Developer
7 42 (11.54%) Analyst
8 39 (10.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 39 (10.71%) Test Analyst
9 31 (8.52%) Java Developer
10 30 (8.24%) Test Automation Engineer
11 24 (6.59%) QA Engineer
11 24 (6.59%) Software Developer
12 23 (6.32%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 22 (6.04%) Selenium Tester
14 20 (5.49%) Selenium Automation Tester
15 19 (5.22%) JavaScript Developer
15 19 (5.22%) QA Tester
16 17 (4.67%) Java Engineer
17 16 (4.40%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (21.98%) HTML
2 73 (20.05%) AngularJS
3 65 (17.86%) Node.js
4 58 (15.93%) Web Services
5 57 (15.66%) CSS
6 53 (14.56%) RESTful
7 49 (13.46%) Sass
8 48 (13.19%) React
9 44 (12.09%) REST
10 41 (11.26%) Spring
11 39 (10.71%) XML
12 35 (9.62%) .NET
13 33 (9.07%) Gherkin
14 32 (8.79%) JSON
15 30 (8.24%) Express
15 30 (8.24%) HTML5
16 27 (7.42%) SOAP
17 26 (7.14%) Handlebars
18 24 (6.59%) Django
19 23 (6.32%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.71%) User Experience
2 16 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.02%) Fintech
4 10 (2.75%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.20%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.37%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.10%) Social Media
8 3 (0.82%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.82%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.82%) Video on Demand
9 2 (0.55%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.55%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.55%) Equities
9 2 (0.55%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.55%) iPhone
10 1 (0.27%) Clustering
10 1 (0.27%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.27%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.27%) IVR
10 1 (0.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (6.87%) Linux
1 25 (6.87%) Unix
2 21 (5.77%) Android
3 19 (5.22%) Apple iOS
4 15 (4.12%) Windows
5 2 (0.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (74.45%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (51.92%) BDD
3 156 (42.86%) TDD
4 117 (32.14%) Test Automation
5 79 (21.70%) Scrum
6 73 (20.05%) Automated Testing
7 54 (14.84%) OO
8 49 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
9 47 (12.91%) E-Commerce
9 47 (12.91%) Front End Development
9 47 (12.91%) OOP
10 39 (10.71%) Test Scripting
11 38 (10.44%) Automation Testing
11 38 (10.44%) Exploratory Testing
11 38 (10.44%) Pair Programming
12 33 (9.07%) Mobile First
13 32 (8.79%) Agile Testing
13 32 (8.79%) Open Source
14 30 (8.24%) Continuous Delivery
15 29 (7.97%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 226 (62.09%) Java
2 107 (29.40%) JavaScript
3 85 (23.35%) C#
4 62 (17.03%) SQL
5 48 (13.19%) Scala
6 43 (11.81%) Ruby
7 38 (10.44%) Python
8 33 (9.07%) ES6
9 15 (4.12%) PHP
10 12 (3.30%) Groovy
11 7 (1.92%) Clojure
12 5 (1.37%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.37%) VBScript
13 3 (0.82%) AspectJ
13 3 (0.82%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.82%) C
13 3 (0.82%) Jython
13 3 (0.82%) Perl
14 2 (0.55%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (5.22%) Security Cleared
2 18 (4.95%) ISEB
3 15 (4.12%) Degree
4 13 (3.57%) DV Cleared
5 11 (3.02%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (1.65%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (1.65%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.55%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (29.95%) QA
2 67 (18.41%) SDET
3 4 (1.10%) WCAG
4 3 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.55%) COBIT
6 1 (0.27%) WAI
System Software
1 30 (8.24%) Docker
2 17 (4.67%) Apache Flume
3 6 (1.65%) HDFS
4 1 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.27%) etcd
4 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (3.57%) Puppet
2 12 (3.30%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.55%) Ansible
3 2 (0.55%) CA Service Virtualization
3 2 (0.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (5.77%) Atlassian
2 12 (3.30%) hybris
2 12 (3.30%) Microsoft
2 12 (3.30%) Oracle
3 7 (1.92%) HP
4 6 (1.65%) Google
4 6 (1.65%) Informatica
5 5 (1.37%) MuleSoft
6 4 (1.10%) SAP
7 2 (0.55%) Adobe
7 2 (0.55%) CA
7 2 (0.55%) Sony
8 1 (0.27%) ATG
8 1 (0.27%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.27%) Facebook
8 1 (0.27%) IBM
8 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.27%) VMware
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