The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium WebDriver
England / South East
Rank 194 233 226
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -7
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 49 30 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.65% 0.34% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.37% 2.50% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 28 30
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £289 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.87 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.87 - -

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

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1121 1198 1244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.78% 13.75% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 675 747 697
Median daily rate £420 £375 £362
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +3.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 52 43
Median hourly rate £45.87 £47.50 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.43% +29.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £39.80 £21.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing WebDriver as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in the South East

WebDriver
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebDriver across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

WebDriver Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

WebDriver
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver across the South East region.

WebDriver Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +27 20 £450 +23.28% 4
West Sussex -5 7 - - 2
Buckinghamshire +5 6 £295 -15.71% 2
Oxfordshire -5 6 £338 -25.00% 1
Hampshire 0 5 £475 +32.86% 3
Surrey +4 2 £446 +19.00% 8
Kent - 2 £450 -
East Sussex +3 1 £165 -59.38% 1
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 115 (96.64%) Selenium
2 98 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (60.50%) BDD
4 60 (50.42%) TDD
5 53 (44.54%) Java
6 51 (42.86%) Test Automation
7 45 (37.82%) Cucumber
8 41 (34.45%) XML
9 39 (32.77%) C#
10 38 (31.93%) QA
10 38 (31.93%) JIRA
11 35 (29.41%) Scrum
12 34 (28.57%) Automated Testing
12 34 (28.57%) Git (software)
13 32 (26.89%) SQL
14 28 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (22.69%) Jenkins
16 26 (21.85%) Ruby
17 25 (21.01%) JavaScript
18 24 (20.17%) SOAP
19 23 (19.33%) JSON
19 23 (19.33%) REST
19 23 (19.33%) SpecFlow
20 21 (17.65%) JMeter
20 21 (17.65%) Groovy
21 20 (16.81%) SoapUI
21 20 (16.81%) Web Services
21 20 (16.81%) OO
22 19 (15.97%) Python
22 19 (15.97%) Ant

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 16 (13.45%) CMS
2 15 (12.61%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (4.20%) Confluence
4 3 (2.52%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.40%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.84%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.97%) HTTP
2 4 (3.36%) Ethernet
2 4 (3.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.36%) MongoDB
1 4 (3.36%) MySQL
2 3 (2.52%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.68%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (1.68%) HeidiSQL
4 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.84%) Redis
Development Applications
1 115 (96.64%) Selenium
2 45 (37.82%) Cucumber
3 38 (31.93%) JIRA
4 34 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 27 (22.69%) Jenkins
6 23 (19.33%) SpecFlow
7 21 (17.65%) JMeter
8 20 (16.81%) SoapUI
9 19 (15.97%) Ant
9 19 (15.97%) Gradle
9 19 (15.97%) Maven
10 18 (15.13%) Bitbucket
11 17 (14.29%) eggPlant
12 16 (13.45%) Apache Ivy
13 14 (11.76%) Protractor
13 14 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (10.08%) Appium
14 12 (10.08%) JUnit
15 10 (8.40%) NUnit
16 9 (7.56%) Jasmine
General
1 14 (11.76%) Finance
2 8 (6.72%) Games
3 3 (2.52%) Retail
4 2 (1.68%) Publishing
5 1 (0.84%) Advertising
5 1 (0.84%) Marketing
5 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (35.29%) Analyst
2 35 (29.41%) Test Analyst
3 34 (28.57%) Tester
4 25 (21.01%) Developer
5 24 (20.17%) Automation Test Analyst
6 22 (18.49%) Test Engineer
7 21 (17.65%) Automation Tester
7 21 (17.65%) Developer in Test
8 15 (12.61%) Test Automation Engineer
9 12 (10.08%) QA Analyst
9 12 (10.08%) QA Engineer
10 10 (8.40%) QA Test Analyst
11 9 (7.56%) QA Automation Analyst
12 8 (6.72%) Java Engineer
12 8 (6.72%) Selenium Automation Tester
12 8 (6.72%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 8 (6.72%) Selenium Tester
12 8 (6.72%) Software Tester
13 7 (5.88%) QA Test Engineer
13 7 (5.88%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (34.45%) XML
2 24 (20.17%) SOAP
3 23 (19.33%) JSON
3 23 (19.33%) REST
4 20 (16.81%) Web Services
5 15 (12.61%) RESTful
6 10 (8.40%) .NET
7 8 (6.72%) Gherkin
8 7 (5.88%) AngularJS
9 6 (5.04%) Node.js
10 4 (3.36%) Hibernate
10 4 (3.36%) React
10 4 (3.36%) Spring
11 3 (2.52%) Ajax
11 3 (2.52%) CSS
11 3 (2.52%) HTML
11 3 (2.52%) Java EE
11 3 (2.52%) JMS
11 3 (2.52%) WebSphere MQ
12 2 (1.68%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (6.72%) Mobile App
2 6 (5.04%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.68%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.84%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.84%) iPad
5 1 (0.84%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.72%) Android
2 7 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.84%) Linux
3 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.84%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (60.50%) BDD
3 60 (50.42%) TDD
4 51 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 35 (29.41%) Scrum
6 34 (28.57%) Automated Testing
7 28 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (16.81%) OO
9 19 (15.97%) Regression Testing
10 18 (15.13%) Project Management
10 18 (15.13%) Test Scripting
11 17 (14.29%) Manual Testing
11 17 (14.29%) OOP
12 16 (13.45%) Content Management
12 16 (13.45%) Defect Tracking
12 16 (13.45%) Test Strategy
13 15 (12.61%) Web Testing
14 14 (11.76%) API Testing
14 14 (11.76%) Performance Testing
15 13 (10.92%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 53 (44.54%) Java
2 39 (32.77%) C#
3 32 (26.89%) SQL
4 26 (21.85%) Ruby
5 25 (21.01%) JavaScript
6 21 (17.65%) Groovy
7 19 (15.97%) Python
8 16 (13.45%) C++
9 12 (10.08%) T-SQL
10 11 (9.24%) PowerShell
11 8 (6.72%) Scala
12 5 (4.20%) PHP
12 5 (4.20%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.84%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.84%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.84%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 5 (4.20%) Degree
2 5 (4.20%) ISEB
3 4 (3.36%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.52%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.84%) HNC
6 1 (0.84%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (31.93%) QA
2 7 (5.88%) SDET
3 5 (4.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (4.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.20%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.36%) HP Fortify
2 4 (3.36%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (12.61%) Microsoft
1 15 (12.61%) Sitecore
1 15 (12.61%) Splunk
2 4 (3.36%) HP
3 3 (2.52%) Atlassian
3 3 (2.52%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (1.68%) Capita
4 2 (1.68%) Oracle
4 2 (1.68%) T-Plan
5 1 (0.84%) Apiary
5 1 (0.84%) Facebook
5 1 (0.84%) Google
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