The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 63 63 69
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 2 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.26% 1.44% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.44% 12.17% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 1
Median daily rate £375 £355 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -32.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.37 - -
WebDriver
Berkshire

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
82 115 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.75% 11.86% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 86 46
Median daily rate £400 £370 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £470 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing WebDriver as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 August 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 Reading region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) SpecFlow
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) BDD
3 6 (75.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (75.00%) SOAP
4 5 (62.50%) Data Protection
5 4 (50.00%) Web Services
5 4 (50.00%) Scrum
6 3 (37.50%) Test Management
6 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
6 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (37.50%) Gherkin
6 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (37.50%) Appium
6 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
6 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (37.50%) SQL
6 3 (37.50%) TDD
6 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
6 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
6 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
6 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
6 3 (37.50%) RESTful
6 3 (37.50%) Waterfall

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) SpecFlow
2 6 (75.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (37.50%) Appium
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
3 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Tester
2 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Test Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) Automation Tester
4 3 (37.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 3 (37.50%) Selenium Tester
4 3 (37.50%) Software Analyst
4 3 (37.50%) Software Test Analyst
4 3 (37.50%) Software Tester
5 2 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) SOAP
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) Gherkin
3 3 (37.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) BDD
2 5 (62.50%) Data Protection
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 3 (37.50%) Test Management
4 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft