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 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 176 221 242
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +21
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 71 51 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.93% 0.54% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.29% 3.78% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 35 16
Median daily rate £375 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.46% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
WebDriver
England

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
1128 1350 1161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.77% 14.16% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 806 681
Median daily rate £415 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 43 30
Median hourly rate £41.00 £44.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% +13.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £37.50 £23.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
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 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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +28 27 £350 -1.40% 3
West Sussex +26 15 £500 +100.00% 1
Surrey - 13 £385 - 1
Oxfordshire -10 6 £350 -30.00% 1
East Sussex +5 4 £262 -40.17%
Buckinghamshire +15 3 £290 - 2
Hampshire +8 3 £275 -26.66% 1
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 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 South East region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 106 (97.25%) Selenium
2 92 (84.40%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (56.88%) BDD
4 55 (50.46%) Java
5 47 (43.12%) TDD
6 46 (42.20%) Cucumber
7 43 (39.45%) C#
8 38 (34.86%) QA
9 37 (33.94%) Test Automation
10 33 (30.28%) Automated Testing
11 31 (28.44%) SQL
11 31 (28.44%) JIRA
12 29 (26.61%) XML
13 27 (24.77%) Scrum
13 27 (24.77%) Continuous Integration
14 26 (23.85%) SoapUI
15 25 (22.94%) Jenkins
15 25 (22.94%) Git (software)
16 24 (22.02%) Test Scripting
16 24 (22.02%) SpecFlow
16 24 (22.02%) SOAP
17 21 (19.27%) Web Services
17 21 (19.27%) Regression Testing
17 21 (19.27%) User Stories
18 19 (17.43%) Defect Tracking
19 17 (15.60%) JUnit
19 17 (15.60%) Finance
20 16 (14.68%) .NET
20 16 (14.68%) JMeter
20 16 (14.68%) Integration Testing

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 7 (6.42%) Confluence
1 7 (6.42%) IIS
2 5 (4.59%) CMS
3 4 (3.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.34%) HTTP
2 2 (1.83%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.83%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.92%) Internet
3 1 (0.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (3.67%) MySQL
2 3 (2.75%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.83%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.83%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 106 (97.25%) Selenium
2 46 (42.20%) Cucumber
3 31 (28.44%) JIRA
4 26 (23.85%) SoapUI
5 25 (22.94%) Git (software)
5 25 (22.94%) Jenkins
6 24 (22.02%) SpecFlow
7 17 (15.60%) JUnit
8 16 (14.68%) JMeter
8 16 (14.68%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (11.93%) Appium
9 13 (11.93%) Maven
10 12 (11.01%) Ant
10 12 (11.01%) Gradle
11 11 (10.09%) Hudson
12 9 (8.26%) NUnit
13 8 (7.34%) MSTest
13 8 (7.34%) Protractor
14 7 (6.42%) jMock
15 6 (5.50%) eggPlant
General
1 17 (15.60%) Finance
2 8 (7.34%) Games
3 3 (2.75%) Military
3 3 (2.75%) Publishing
4 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.92%) Electronics
5 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (42.20%) Analyst
2 42 (38.53%) Test Analyst
3 35 (32.11%) Tester
4 31 (28.44%) Automation Test Analyst
5 25 (22.94%) Automation Tester
6 17 (15.60%) Developer
7 16 (14.68%) Test Engineer
8 14 (12.84%) Developer in Test
9 12 (11.01%) QA Engineer
10 10 (9.17%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 10 (9.17%) Selenium Tester
11 9 (8.26%) Selenium Automation Tester
11 9 (8.26%) Test Automation Engineer
12 8 (7.34%) QA Analyst
12 8 (7.34%) QA Test Analyst
12 8 (7.34%) Test Leader
13 7 (6.42%) QA Test Engineer
13 7 (6.42%) Software Tester
14 6 (5.50%) QA Automation Analyst
14 6 (5.50%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (26.61%) XML
2 24 (22.02%) SOAP
3 21 (19.27%) Web Services
4 16 (14.68%) .NET
5 14 (12.84%) REST
5 14 (12.84%) RESTful
6 11 (10.09%) JSON
7 9 (8.26%) Spring
8 8 (7.34%) Gherkin
8 8 (7.34%) Hibernate
9 7 (6.42%) Ajax
9 7 (6.42%) Java EE
9 7 (6.42%) JMS
9 7 (6.42%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (2.75%) .NET Framework
10 3 (2.75%) AngularJS
10 3 (2.75%) CSS
10 3 (2.75%) HTML
10 3 (2.75%) Node.js
11 1 (0.92%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.34%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (6.42%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.67%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.42%) Android
2 6 (5.50%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.83%) Linux
3 2 (1.83%) Unix
3 2 (1.83%) Windows
3 2 (1.83%) Windows NT
4 1 (0.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (84.40%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (56.88%) BDD
3 47 (43.12%) TDD
4 37 (33.94%) Test Automation
5 33 (30.28%) Automated Testing
6 27 (24.77%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (24.77%) Scrum
7 24 (22.02%) Test Scripting
8 21 (19.27%) Regression Testing
8 21 (19.27%) User Stories
9 19 (17.43%) Defect Tracking
10 16 (14.68%) Integration Testing
11 15 (13.76%) Automation Testing
11 15 (13.76%) Performance Testing
12 14 (12.84%) Test Strategy
12 14 (12.84%) Unit Testing
13 11 (10.09%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (10.09%) Manual Testing
13 11 (10.09%) Web Testing
14 10 (9.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 55 (50.46%) Java
2 43 (39.45%) C#
3 31 (28.44%) SQL
4 14 (12.84%) Groovy
5 13 (11.93%) JavaScript
5 13 (11.93%) Ruby
6 10 (9.17%) C++
6 10 (9.17%) T-SQL
7 9 (8.26%) PowerShell
7 9 (8.26%) Python
8 7 (6.42%) Scala
9 5 (4.59%) PHP
10 3 (2.75%) F#
11 2 (1.83%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.83%) VBScript
12 1 (0.92%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.92%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (11.93%) ISEB
2 12 (11.01%) ISTQB
3 10 (9.17%) Security Cleared
4 8 (7.34%) Degree
4 8 (7.34%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.75%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.92%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (34.86%) QA
2 5 (4.59%) SDET
3 4 (3.67%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 5 (4.59%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (10.09%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.42%) Atlassian
2 7 (6.42%) CA Agile Central
2 7 (6.42%) Oracle
3 4 (3.67%) Sitecore
3 4 (3.67%) Splunk
4 3 (2.75%) HP
4 3 (2.75%) T-Plan
5 2 (1.83%) Capita
6 1 (0.92%) Apiary
6 1 (0.92%) Facebook
6 1 (0.92%) Google
6 1 (0.92%) SAP
Worthing, West Sussex
Networkers
Rate: £45.87 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago