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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 208 209 234
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +25
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 54 60 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.61% 0.64% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.17% 4.89% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 41 12
Median daily rate £350 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £320 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 -
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
1295 1227 1060
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.69% 13.00% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 746 588
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 25 35
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £13.50 £36.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.85 £45.00 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

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 26 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Hampshire -2 16 £388 -6.06% 8
Berkshire -10 13 £360 +2.85% 1
East Sussex +14 7 £350 +7.69% 2
Surrey -2 6 £294 -21.66% 1
Buckinghamshire +9 5 £240 -38.06% 1
West Sussex - 4 £318 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £413 -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 73 (98.65%) Selenium
2 63 (85.14%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (62.16%) Java
3 46 (62.16%) BDD
4 33 (44.59%) C#
5 30 (40.54%) Cucumber
6 29 (39.19%) ISEB
6 29 (39.19%) TDD
6 29 (39.19%) QA
7 27 (36.49%) Regression Testing
8 24 (32.43%) .NET
8 24 (32.43%) Web Services
9 23 (31.08%) SpecFlow
10 22 (29.73%) Finance
10 22 (29.73%) Scrum
10 22 (29.73%) Test Automation
11 21 (28.38%) Test Scripting
11 21 (28.38%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (28.38%) Jenkins
11 21 (28.38%) SoapUI
12 20 (27.03%) User Stories
12 20 (27.03%) Security Cleared
13 19 (25.68%) JIRA
13 19 (25.68%) ISTQB
14 18 (24.32%) Maven
14 18 (24.32%) SC Cleared
15 17 (22.97%) Spring
15 17 (22.97%) Functional Testing
16 16 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
16 16 (21.62%) Performance 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 14 (18.92%) Confluence
2 13 (17.57%) IIS
3 1 (1.35%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.16%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.35%) GIS
3 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 73 (98.65%) Selenium
2 30 (40.54%) Cucumber
3 23 (31.08%) SpecFlow
4 21 (28.38%) Jenkins
4 21 (28.38%) SoapUI
5 19 (25.68%) JIRA
6 18 (24.32%) Maven
7 16 (21.62%) JUnit
7 16 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (18.92%) JMeter
9 13 (17.57%) Ant
9 13 (17.57%) Gradle
9 13 (17.57%) Hudson
9 13 (17.57%) jMock
10 11 (14.86%) Oracle APEX
11 8 (10.81%) Appium
12 6 (8.11%) HP UFT
13 5 (6.76%) Zephyr
14 4 (5.41%) TeamCity
14 4 (5.41%) TestNG
General
1 22 (29.73%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.05%) Military
3 3 (4.05%) Retail
4 2 (2.70%) Back Office
5 1 (1.35%) Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Electronics
5 1 (1.35%) Games
5 1 (1.35%) Local Government
5 1 (1.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (45.95%) Tester
2 29 (39.19%) Automation Tester
3 24 (32.43%) Analyst
4 21 (28.38%) Test Analyst
5 14 (18.92%) Automation Test Analyst
6 13 (17.57%) Developer
6 13 (17.57%) QA Engineer
7 11 (14.86%) Developer in Test
7 11 (14.86%) Java Developer
8 10 (13.51%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 10 (13.51%) Selenium Tester
9 8 (10.81%) Analyst Developer
9 8 (10.81%) Java Analyst Developer
9 8 (10.81%) Java Engineer
9 8 (10.81%) Test Automation Developer
9 8 (10.81%) Test Engineer
10 6 (8.11%) Agile Tester
10 6 (8.11%) QA Analyst
10 6 (8.11%) QA Test Engineer
10 6 (8.11%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.43%) .NET
1 24 (32.43%) Web Services
2 17 (22.97%) Spring
3 13 (17.57%) Ajax
3 13 (17.57%) Hibernate
3 13 (17.57%) Java EE
3 13 (17.57%) JMS
3 13 (17.57%) REST
3 13 (17.57%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (8.11%) HTML
4 6 (8.11%) SOAP
4 6 (8.11%) XML
5 5 (6.76%) RESTful
6 4 (5.41%) JSP
7 3 (4.05%) Gherkin
8 2 (2.70%) Play Framework
9 1 (1.35%) Breeze.js
9 1 (1.35%) Durandal
9 1 (1.35%) Kendo UI
9 1 (1.35%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) Computer Science
2 11 (14.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.05%) Data Integration
4 3 (4.05%) Fintech
4 3 (4.05%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.35%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.35%) EPoS
5 1 (1.35%) iPad
5 1 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.41%) Linux
1 4 (5.41%) Unix
2 2 (2.70%) Android
2 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (85.14%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (62.16%) BDD
3 29 (39.19%) TDD
4 27 (36.49%) Regression Testing
5 22 (29.73%) Scrum
5 22 (29.73%) Test Automation
6 21 (28.38%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (28.38%) Test Scripting
7 20 (27.03%) User Stories
8 17 (22.97%) Functional Testing
9 16 (21.62%) Performance Testing
10 15 (20.27%) Automation Testing
11 14 (18.92%) Integration Testing
11 14 (18.92%) System Integration Testing
12 13 (17.57%) Compatibility Testing
12 13 (17.57%) Domain-Driven Design
12 13 (17.57%) Unit Testing
13 11 (14.86%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (14.86%) Migration
14 10 (13.51%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 46 (62.16%) Java
2 33 (44.59%) C#
3 13 (17.57%) Groovy
3 13 (17.57%) SQL
4 11 (14.86%) F#
5 10 (13.51%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.41%) PHP
7 3 (4.05%) C++
8 1 (1.35%) C
8 1 (1.35%) Python
8 1 (1.35%) Ruby
8 1 (1.35%) Scala
8 1 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (39.19%) ISEB
2 20 (27.03%) Security Cleared
3 19 (25.68%) ISTQB
4 18 (24.32%) SC Cleared
5 15 (20.27%) Degree
6 3 (4.05%) DBS Check
6 3 (4.05%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (4.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (39.19%) QA
2 3 (4.05%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.05%) Nagios
3 1 (1.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (16.22%) Atlassian
1 12 (16.22%) Rally
2 11 (14.86%) Oracle
3 10 (13.51%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.11%) HP
5 2 (2.70%) Telerik
6 1 (1.35%) VocaLink
6 1 (1.35%) WorldPay
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