The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 40 42 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 2 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.66% 0.33% 3.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.17% 1.52% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Average daily rate £318 £325 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.30% -15.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £325 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WebDriver
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Development Applications Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
63 66 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 20.79% 21.57% 18.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 46 31
Average daily rate £338 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.92% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £472 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £46.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.60% +47.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

WebDriver
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Magento
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) WATIR
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) ATG
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (50.00%) WATIR
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) ATG
1 1 (50.00%) SAP