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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium WebDriver
England / London
Rank 234 326 268
Rank change year-on-year
+92 -58
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 166 93 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.87% 0.43% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.84% 2.88% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 70 136
Median daily rate £475 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.87 - -

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
3431 3234 3203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.96% 15.08% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2522 2367 2380
Median daily rate £475 £470 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

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 25 February 2017.

WebDriver Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +29 39 £500 +21.21% 17
Greenwich - 3 £418 -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 278 (83.23%) Selenium
2 275 (82.34%) Agile Software Development
3 193 (57.78%) Java
4 167 (50.00%) BDD
5 148 (44.31%) Cucumber
6 141 (42.22%) TDD
7 117 (35.03%) QA
8 103 (30.84%) Jenkins
9 99 (29.64%) Test Automation
10 98 (29.34%) C#
11 90 (26.95%) RESTful
12 87 (26.05%) Git (software)
13 84 (25.15%) JavaScript
14 79 (23.65%) Web Services
14 79 (23.65%) JIRA
15 77 (23.05%) Scrum
16 72 (21.56%) Automated Testing
17 70 (20.96%) OO
18 62 (18.56%) HTML
19 59 (17.66%) SQL
20 56 (16.77%) Continuous Integration
20 56 (16.77%) SDET
21 52 (15.57%) AngularJS
21 52 (15.57%) OOP
22 51 (15.27%) XML
23 49 (14.67%) E-Commerce
23 49 (14.67%) Pair Programming
23 49 (14.67%) SpecFlow
24 47 (14.07%) Maven
25 46 (13.77%) Node.js

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 33 (9.88%) Confluence
2 28 (8.38%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (5.69%) Tomcat
4 10 (2.99%) Apache Spark
5 7 (2.10%) CMS
5 7 (2.10%) Jetty
6 6 (1.80%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.50%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (0.90%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.60%) ATG Dynamo
10 2 (0.60%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.30%) Apache
11 1 (0.30%) Commerce Server
11 1 (0.30%) Drupal
11 1 (0.30%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.90%) MS Excel
1 3 (0.90%) MS Office
2 2 (0.60%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.30%) Magento
1 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.59%) GitHub
2 11 (3.29%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.10%) Basecamp
3 7 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.59%) Internet
2 10 (2.99%) HTTP
3 1 (0.30%) BGP
3 1 (0.30%) DNS
3 1 (0.30%) FTP
3 1 (0.30%) MPLS
3 1 (0.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.69%) Relational Database
2 18 (5.39%) Hadoop
3 12 (3.59%) RDBMS
4 11 (3.29%) Big Data
5 10 (2.99%) Apache Hive
5 10 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (2.99%) Redis
6 8 (2.40%) SQL Server
7 7 (2.10%) MySQL
8 4 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.30%) DB2
10 1 (0.30%) DbVisualizer
10 1 (0.30%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 278 (83.23%) Selenium
2 148 (44.31%) Cucumber
3 103 (30.84%) Jenkins
4 87 (26.05%) Git (software)
5 79 (23.65%) JIRA
6 49 (14.67%) SpecFlow
7 47 (14.07%) Maven
8 43 (12.87%) JUnit
8 43 (12.87%) SoapUI
9 41 (12.28%) Mockito
9 41 (12.28%) Moq
10 33 (9.88%) Protractor
11 27 (8.08%) gulp
12 25 (7.49%) JBehave
12 25 (7.49%) Subversion
13 24 (7.19%) Jasmine
14 23 (6.89%) TeamCity
15 19 (5.69%) Babel
16 18 (5.39%) NUnit
17 17 (5.09%) Appium
General
1 44 (13.17%) Finance
2 22 (6.59%) Retail
3 18 (5.39%) Banking
4 8 (2.40%) Games
5 7 (2.10%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.10%) Marketing
5 7 (2.10%) Retail Banking
6 6 (1.80%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.20%) Advertising
8 2 (0.60%) Automotive
8 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.60%) Publishing
9 1 (0.30%) Electronics
9 1 (0.30%) German Language
9 1 (0.30%) Legal
9 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.30%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 129 (38.62%) Developer
2 72 (21.56%) Tester
3 63 (18.86%) Developer in Test
4 60 (17.96%) Automation Tester
5 46 (13.77%) Test Engineer
6 40 (11.98%) Software Developer
7 35 (10.48%) QA Engineer
8 32 (9.58%) Analyst
9 29 (8.68%) Test Analyst
10 25 (7.49%) Test Automation Engineer
11 23 (6.89%) Java Developer
11 23 (6.89%) Senior Developer
12 21 (6.29%) Selenium Tester
13 20 (5.99%) Selenium Automation Tester
14 19 (5.69%) JavaScript Developer
15 18 (5.39%) Test Manager
16 17 (5.09%) Automation Test Analyst
16 17 (5.09%) QA Tester
17 15 (4.49%) C# Developer
17 15 (4.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (26.95%) RESTful
2 79 (23.65%) Web Services
3 62 (18.56%) HTML
4 52 (15.57%) AngularJS
5 51 (15.27%) XML
6 46 (13.77%) Gherkin
6 46 (13.77%) Node.js
7 44 (13.17%) CSS
8 41 (12.28%) .NET
9 32 (9.58%) Spring
10 30 (8.98%) JSON
10 30 (8.98%) SOAP
11 26 (7.78%) Sass
12 25 (7.49%) RabbitMQ
13 24 (7.19%) HTML5
14 22 (6.59%) Hibernate
15 19 (5.69%) REST
16 18 (5.39%) React
17 15 (4.49%) CSS3
17 15 (4.49%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.89%) User Experience
2 20 (5.99%) Mobile App
3 12 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.69%) Fintech
4 9 (2.69%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (1.50%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.50%) Video on Demand
6 3 (0.90%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.90%) Digital Media
6 3 (0.90%) W3C
7 2 (0.60%) Equities
7 2 (0.60%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.60%) Online Games
8 1 (0.30%) Clustering
8 1 (0.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.30%) IVR
8 1 (0.30%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.30%) Replication
8 1 (0.30%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.30%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (8.68%) Linux
1 29 (8.68%) Unix
2 14 (4.19%) Apple iOS
3 13 (3.89%) Android
4 11 (3.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (82.34%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (50.00%) BDD
3 141 (42.22%) TDD
4 99 (29.64%) Test Automation
5 77 (23.05%) Scrum
6 72 (21.56%) Automated Testing
7 70 (20.96%) OO
8 56 (16.77%) Continuous Integration
9 52 (15.57%) OOP
10 49 (14.67%) E-Commerce
10 49 (14.67%) Pair Programming
11 45 (13.47%) Automation Testing
12 41 (12.28%) Test Scripting
13 39 (11.68%) Agile Testing
14 37 (11.08%) Kanban
14 37 (11.08%) Open Source
15 35 (10.48%) Regression Testing
16 34 (10.18%) Continuous Delivery
17 32 (9.58%) Exploratory Testing
18 30 (8.98%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 193 (57.78%) Java
2 98 (29.34%) C#
3 84 (25.15%) JavaScript
4 59 (17.66%) SQL
5 34 (10.18%) Ruby
6 31 (9.28%) Scala
7 12 (3.59%) ES6
7 12 (3.59%) PHP
8 11 (3.29%) Python
9 8 (2.40%) Apex Code
9 8 (2.40%) Groovy
9 8 (2.40%) Shell Script
9 8 (2.40%) SOQL
10 7 (2.10%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.50%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.50%) VBScript
12 4 (1.20%) AspectJ
13 3 (0.90%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.90%) Perl
14 2 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (4.19%) Degree
2 10 (2.99%) ISEB
3 6 (1.80%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.60%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (35.03%) QA
2 56 (16.77%) SDET
3 2 (0.60%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.30%) WAI
4 1 (0.30%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (3.89%) Docker
2 10 (2.99%) Apache Flume
3 8 (2.40%) HDFS
4 1 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.30%) etcd
4 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (2.69%) Puppet
2 5 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.60%) Ansible
4 1 (0.30%) CA Service Virtualization
4 1 (0.30%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (6.89%) Atlassian
2 17 (5.09%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.49%) Oracle
4 12 (3.59%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.10%) Google
5 7 (2.10%) hybris
6 3 (0.90%) ATG
6 3 (0.90%) MuleSoft
7 2 (0.60%) Charles River
7 2 (0.60%) HP
7 2 (0.60%) IBM
8 1 (0.30%) Adobe
8 1 (0.30%) CA
8 1 (0.30%) Informatica
8 1 (0.30%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.30%) SAP
8 1 (0.30%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.30%) VMware
8 1 (0.30%) Zuora
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £490.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spier Consulting Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Gamesys
Posted: 24 days ago