The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank - - 32
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - - 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 - -
WebDriver
Oxfordshire

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

Development Applications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
45 38 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 17.05% 9.90% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 30 22
Average daily rate £440 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £259 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.02 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.23% -4.46%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

WebDriver
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 15 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 15 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 15 (100.00%) BDD
2 14 (93.33%) Travis CI
2 14 (93.33%) Node.js
2 14 (93.33%) GitHub
2 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (93.33%) Web Services
2 14 (93.33%) Magento
2 14 (93.33%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (86.67%) Docker
4 6 (40.00%) Selenium
5 2 (13.33%) Publishing
6 1 (6.67%) QA
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 14 (93.33%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (93.33%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (93.33%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 14 (93.33%) Travis CI
3 6 (40.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (13.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Test Automation Engineer
1 14 (93.33%) Test Engineer
2 12 (80.00%) JavaScript Engineer
3 8 (53.33%) Analyst
3 8 (53.33%) Automation Test Analyst
3 8 (53.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Web Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Web Automation Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Web Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) BDD
1 15 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Docker