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 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 56 70 71
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 11 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.46% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.86% 1.25% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Median daily rate £350 £360 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -31.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
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
74 80 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.83% 8.52% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 57 58
Median daily rate £375 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebDriver across the Reading region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

WebDriver Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

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

1 12 (100.00%) Selenium
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Cucumber
3 7 (58.33%) SoapUI
4 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (41.67%) JIRA
4 5 (41.67%) SOAP
5 4 (33.33%) Web Services
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 4 (33.33%) BDD
5 4 (33.33%) Defect Management
6 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (25.00%) SDLC
6 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Web Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) Java
7 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
7 2 (16.67%) Project Management
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Bugzilla
7 2 (16.67%) TDD
7 2 (16.67%) Subversion
7 2 (16.67%) Capita
7 2 (16.67%) Software Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (58.33%) Cucumber
2 7 (58.33%) SoapUI
3 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (41.67%) JIRA
4 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (16.67%) Bugzilla
5 2 (16.67%) Capybara
5 2 (16.67%) Hudson
5 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
5 2 (16.67%) Subversion
5 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
5 2 (16.67%) TestLink
6 1 (8.33%) Appium
6 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
6 1 (8.33%) JMeter
6 1 (8.33%) JUnit
6 1 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (8.33%) Protractor
6 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
1 9 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Lead Test Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Test Leader
4 3 (25.00%) Manual Test Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Tester
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Automation Test Lead
5 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Web Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Web Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Web Test Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Java Automation Tester
6 1 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) SOAP
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Android
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) BDD
2 4 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) SDLC
3 3 (25.00%) Web Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (16.67%) Load Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Open Source
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Test Management
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Capita