The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank - 39 -
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.28% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 3.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £313 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+8.46% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
WebDriver
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Development Applications Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
46 30 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 15.38% 8.40% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 7
Median daily rate £381 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -
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 Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing WebDriver as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

WebDriver
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby