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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 198 224 206
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -18
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 67 29 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.70% 0.31% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.52% 2.87% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 23 28
Average daily rate
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£375 £370 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £240 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £443 £475
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 - - -
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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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1213 1010 919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.59% 10.84% 10.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 753 561 495
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 32
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £35.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £59.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 August 2015.

WebDriver Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +13 23 £425 +29.27% 2
Berkshire +15 19 £355 -5.33% 1
Buckinghamshire -1 10 £430 +1.17%
Surrey -2 5 £313 +30.20% 5
East Sussex -6 5 £325 -10.95%
West Sussex - 2 £356 -
Oxfordshire -21 1 - - 1
Kent - 1 £413 - 2
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WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 121 (99.18%) Selenium
2 84 (68.85%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (62.30%) C#
4 69 (56.56%) Test Automation
5 66 (54.10%) BDD
6 46 (37.70%) Java
7 38 (31.15%) TDD
8 36 (29.51%) Cucumber
9 35 (28.69%) Test Scripting
10 33 (27.05%) QA
11 32 (26.23%) Scrum
12 27 (22.13%) Finance
12 27 (22.13%) .NET
13 24 (19.67%) SQL
14 23 (18.85%) SpecFlow
15 21 (17.21%) Security Cleared
16 20 (16.39%) SC Cleared
16 20 (16.39%) JMeter
17 19 (15.57%) Automated Testing
18 18 (14.75%) Test Strategy
19 17 (13.93%) ISEB
19 17 (13.93%) VB
20 16 (13.11%) Software Testing
20 16 (13.11%) Performance Testing
20 16 (13.11%) Load Testing
20 16 (13.11%) Test Management
21 15 (12.30%) Microsoft
21 15 (12.30%) Regression Testing
22 14 (11.48%) HP UFT
23 13 (10.66%) Automation Testing

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.46%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.82%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.82%) Confluence
2 1 (0.82%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.82%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (0.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.82%) DHCP
1 1 (0.82%) HTTP
1 1 (0.82%) Internet
1 1 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.74%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.46%) DB2
2 3 (2.46%) DbVisualizer
3 1 (0.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 121 (99.18%) Selenium
2 36 (29.51%) Cucumber
3 23 (18.85%) SpecFlow
4 20 (16.39%) JMeter
5 14 (11.48%) HP UFT
6 12 (9.84%) JIRA
6 12 (9.84%) Eclipse
7 11 (9.02%) Jenkins
8 10 (8.20%) NUnit
9 8 (6.56%) Subversion
9 8 (6.56%) JUnit
9 8 (6.56%) Visual Studio
9 8 (6.56%) TestNG
9 8 (6.56%) Appium
10 7 (5.74%) SoapUI
10 7 (5.74%) IntelliJ
10 7 (5.74%) Maven
11 4 (3.28%) TeamCity
11 4 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (3.28%) JBehave
General
1 27 (22.13%) Finance
2 5 (4.10%) Retail
3 3 (2.46%) Electronics
3 3 (2.46%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.46%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.46%) Marketing
4 1 (0.82%) Games
4 1 (0.82%) Banking
4 1 (0.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (38.52%) Tester
1 47 (38.52%) Analyst
2 45 (36.89%) Test Analyst
3 19 (15.57%) Automation Tester
4 16 (13.11%) Team Leader
5 15 (12.30%) Test Team Leader
6 12 (9.84%) Software Tester
7 11 (9.02%) Test Manager
8 9 (7.38%) Regression Tester
8 9 (7.38%) Developer
9 8 (6.56%) Test Leader
10 7 (5.74%) Agile Test Analyst
10 7 (5.74%) Test Engineer
10 7 (5.74%) Selenium Tester
11 6 (4.92%) AWS Developer
11 6 (4.92%) Automation Analyst
11 6 (4.92%) QA Analyst
12 5 (4.10%) Automation Test Analyst
12 5 (4.10%) Test Automation Engineer
12 5 (4.10%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (22.13%) .NET
2 12 (9.84%) XML
3 11 (9.02%) HTML
4 10 (8.20%) SOAP
4 10 (8.20%) Web Services
5 8 (6.56%) .NET Framework
6 7 (5.74%) Gherkin
7 6 (4.92%) RESTful
8 3 (2.46%) JSON
8 3 (2.46%) WCF
8 3 (2.46%) Flash
8 3 (2.46%) CSS
8 3 (2.46%) J2EE
9 2 (1.64%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.82%) HTML5
10 1 (0.82%) REST
10 1 (0.82%) CSS3
10 1 (0.82%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.02%) Mobile App
2 7 (5.74%) GIS
3 4 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.46%) DTV
5 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.82%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.82%) Statistics
6 1 (0.82%) Wiki
6 1 (0.82%) Online Games
6 1 (0.82%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.84%) Android
1 12 (9.84%) Apple iOS
2 8 (6.56%) UNIX
3 6 (4.92%) Windows
4 4 (3.28%) Windows NT
5 2 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (68.85%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (56.56%) Test Automation
3 66 (54.10%) BDD
4 38 (31.15%) TDD
5 35 (28.69%) Test Scripting
6 32 (26.23%) Scrum
7 19 (15.57%) Automated Testing
8 18 (14.75%) Test Strategy
9 16 (13.11%) Test Management
9 16 (13.11%) Software Testing
9 16 (13.11%) Performance Testing
9 16 (13.11%) Load Testing
10 15 (12.30%) Regression Testing
11 13 (10.66%) Automation Testing
12 11 (9.02%) Data Protection
12 11 (9.02%) Unit Testing
13 10 (8.20%) Mentoring
14 7 (5.74%) User Stories
14 7 (5.74%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (5.74%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 76 (62.30%) C#
2 46 (37.70%) Java
3 24 (19.67%) SQL
4 17 (13.93%) VB
5 8 (6.56%) Ruby
6 7 (5.74%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.92%) VBScript
8 4 (3.28%) PHP
9 2 (1.64%) Python
9 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.64%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.82%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.82%) Scala
10 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (17.21%) Security Cleared
2 20 (16.39%) SC Cleared
3 17 (13.93%) ISEB
4 11 (9.02%) ISTQB
5 7 (5.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.46%) Degree
7 1 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.82%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.82%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (27.05%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.82%) Squid
1 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.82%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 9 (7.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.82%) CA LISA
2 1 (0.82%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 15 (12.30%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.38%) HP
2 9 (7.38%) Oracle
3 3 (2.46%) SAP
4 1 (0.82%) BMC
4 1 (0.82%) CA
4 1 (0.82%) Remedy
4 1 (0.82%) VMware
4 1 (0.82%) Red Gate
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago