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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 53 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 15 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.72% - 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.82% - 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 2
Average daily rate
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£350 - £413
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 - £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 - £463
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
117 127 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 13.42% 12.78% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 62 32
Average daily rate £350 £325 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £210 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £35.50 £20.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.17% +36.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +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 3 June 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 24 (100.00%) Selenium
2 17 (70.83%) Security Cleared
2 17 (70.83%) C#
3 16 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 13 (54.17%) BDD
5 12 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 11 (45.83%) QA
6 11 (45.83%) Regression Testing
7 10 (41.67%) Test Scripting
7 10 (41.67%) Cucumber
8 9 (37.50%) VB
9 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (25.00%) Scrum
10 6 (25.00%) Java
11 3 (12.50%) SpecFlow
11 3 (12.50%) Gherkin
11 3 (12.50%) Kanban
11 3 (12.50%) TDD
12 2 (8.33%) Pair Programming
12 2 (8.33%) Finance
12 2 (8.33%) SQL
12 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
12 2 (8.33%) Python
12 2 (8.33%) Ruby
12 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
12 2 (8.33%) JBehave
12 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
13 1 (4.17%) CSS3
13 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
13 1 (4.17%) MSBuild

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 24 (100.00%) Selenium
2 10 (41.67%) Cucumber
3 3 (12.50%) SpecFlow
4 2 (8.33%) JBehave
4 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
4 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.17%) JMeter
5 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.17%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Tester
2 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Test Analyst
3 8 (33.33%) Software Tester
4 6 (25.00%) Regression Tester
4 6 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (12.50%) Test Leader
5 3 (12.50%) QA Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Automation Tester
7 1 (4.17%) QA Automation Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) AWS Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Gherkin
2 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) SOAP
2 1 (4.17%) WCF
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.17%) HTML5
2 1 (4.17%) CSS3
2 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Online Games
1 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) BDD
2 12 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 11 (45.83%) Regression Testing
4 10 (41.67%) Test Scripting
5 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (25.00%) Scrum
7 3 (12.50%) TDD
7 3 (12.50%) Kanban
8 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
8 2 (8.33%) Pair Programming
9 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
9 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
9 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
9 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
9 1 (4.17%) V-Model
9 1 (4.17%) MVC
9 1 (4.17%) Validation
9 1 (4.17%) OOP
9 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) C#
2 9 (37.50%) VB
3 6 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) Python
4 2 (8.33%) Ruby
4 2 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) Security Cleared
2 16 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.17%) HND
3 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (45.83%) QA
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