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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 65 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 6 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.65% 1.75% -
As % of the Development Applications category 6.06% 13.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 0
Median daily rate £360 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £13.50 -
% change year-on-year
+222.22% -
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
99 119 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.73% 13.03% 12.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 73 60
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £310 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £428 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £35.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +73.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

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 28 May 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) SpecFlow
3 7 (77.78%) BDD
3 7 (77.78%) Data Protection
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
5 4 (44.44%) SOAP
5 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
5 4 (44.44%) Scrum
6 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 3 (33.33%) Web Services
6 3 (33.33%) Java
6 3 (33.33%) Software Delivery
7 2 (22.22%) Gherkin
7 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
7 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (22.22%) Appium
7 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
7 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 2 (22.22%) SQL
7 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 2 (22.22%) TDD
7 2 (22.22%) RESTful
7 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
7 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
7 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration

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 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) SpecFlow
3 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
4 2 (22.22%) Appium
4 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
4 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Tester
2 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Test Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Software Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Software Test Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Software Tester
4 3 (33.33%) Automation Tester
5 2 (22.22%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 2 (22.22%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) SOAP
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) Gherkin
3 2 (22.22%) RESTful
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) BDD
1 7 (77.78%) Data Protection
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 3 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Test Management
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
1 1 (11.11%) SDET
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft