The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 54 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 10 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.20% - 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.17% - 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 4
Average daily rate
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£350 - £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 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Development Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
109 104 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 13.10% 11.15% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 43 37
Average daily rate £350 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £273 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £19.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in Reading

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 27 (100.00%) Selenium
2 20 (74.07%) C#
3 19 (70.37%) Security Cleared
4 18 (66.67%) SC Cleared
5 15 (55.56%) BDD
6 13 (48.15%) Test Automation
6 13 (48.15%) Regression Testing
7 11 (40.74%) Test Scripting
7 11 (40.74%) QA
7 11 (40.74%) VB
8 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (33.33%) Cucumber
9 7 (25.93%) Scrum
10 6 (22.22%) Java
10 6 (22.22%) SpecFlow
11 3 (11.11%) Gherkin
11 3 (11.11%) Finance
11 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
12 2 (7.41%) Kanban
12 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (7.41%) TDD
12 2 (7.41%) Ruby
12 2 (7.41%) SQL
12 2 (7.41%) Python
12 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
12 2 (7.41%) SOAP
12 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
12 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
13 1 (3.70%) CSS3
13 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (100.00%) Selenium
2 9 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 6 (22.22%) SpecFlow
4 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
4 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.70%) JMeter
5 1 (3.70%) JIRA
5 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.70%) JBehave
5 1 (3.70%) MSBuild
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Tester
2 12 (44.44%) Analyst
2 12 (44.44%) Test Analyst
3 9 (33.33%) Software Tester
4 8 (29.63%) Regression Tester
5 6 (22.22%) Selenium Tester
6 3 (11.11%) Test Leader
6 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) QA Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Automation Tester
7 2 (7.41%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Automated Tester
7 2 (7.41%) Developer
8 1 (3.70%) QA Automation Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Agile Test Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) AWS Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Gherkin
2 2 (7.41%) SOAP
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) WCF
3 1 (3.70%) RESTful
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.70%) HTML5
3 1 (3.70%) CSS3
3 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) DTV
1 1 (3.70%) Wiki
1 1 (3.70%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) BDD
2 13 (48.15%) Test Automation
2 13 (48.15%) Regression Testing
3 11 (40.74%) Test Scripting
4 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.93%) Scrum
6 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
7 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.41%) TDD
7 2 (7.41%) Kanban
7 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Pair Programming
8 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.70%) MVC
8 1 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) C#
2 11 (40.74%) VB
3 6 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) Ruby
4 2 (7.41%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (70.37%) Security Cleared
2 18 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.70%) HND
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle
1 1 (3.70%) SAP
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