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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 197 216 203
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 66 23 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.70% 0.25% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.45% 2.17% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 16 25
Average daily rate
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£365 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £240 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £418 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 - -
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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
1212 1061 939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.88% 11.63% 11.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 738 587 503
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 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 53
Average hourly rate £38.00 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £36.06 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £59.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.92% +0.80%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +11 23 £420 +54.83% 3
Berkshire +14 16 £350 -6.66% 2
Buckinghamshire +10 12 £425 -
East Sussex -5 6 £325 -12.16% 3
Surrey -3 5 £375 +15.38% 9
West Sussex - 1 £250 - 1
Kent - 1 £413 -
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England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 113 (100.00%) Selenium
2 84 (74.34%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (58.41%) C#
4 61 (53.98%) Test Automation
5 59 (52.21%) BDD
6 41 (36.28%) Java
7 36 (31.86%) QA
8 35 (30.97%) TDD
9 33 (29.20%) Scrum
10 30 (26.55%) Test Scripting
10 30 (26.55%) Cucumber
11 26 (23.01%) Finance
12 24 (21.24%) .NET
13 23 (20.35%) SQL
14 19 (16.81%) Security Cleared
15 18 (15.93%) SC Cleared
15 18 (15.93%) JMeter
16 17 (15.04%) SpecFlow
17 16 (14.16%) Test Strategy
17 16 (14.16%) Software Testing
18 15 (13.27%) Automated Testing
18 15 (13.27%) Load Testing
18 15 (13.27%) ISEB
18 15 (13.27%) Microsoft
18 15 (13.27%) VB
19 14 (12.39%) XML
19 14 (12.39%) Performance Testing
20 13 (11.50%) Test Management
21 12 (10.62%) Eclipse
21 12 (10.62%) HP UFT

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (2.65%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.77%) Confluence
3 1 (0.88%) Apache
3 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.65%) SaaS
2 1 (0.88%) GitHub
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) DHCP
1 1 (0.88%) HTTP
1 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.19%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.65%) DbVisualizer
2 3 (2.65%) MySQL
2 3 (2.65%) DB2
3 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.77%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 113 (100.00%) Selenium
2 30 (26.55%) Cucumber
3 18 (15.93%) JMeter
4 17 (15.04%) SpecFlow
5 12 (10.62%) Jenkins
5 12 (10.62%) Eclipse
5 12 (10.62%) HP UFT
6 11 (9.73%) JIRA
7 10 (8.85%) NUnit
8 8 (7.08%) Subversion
8 8 (7.08%) JUnit
8 8 (7.08%) Visual Studio
9 7 (6.19%) IntelliJ
9 7 (6.19%) TestNG
9 7 (6.19%) Appium
10 6 (5.31%) Maven
11 5 (4.42%) SoapUI
12 4 (3.54%) Zephyr
12 4 (3.54%) JBehave
12 4 (3.54%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (23.01%) Finance
2 5 (4.42%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.54%) Electronics
3 4 (3.54%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.54%) Retail
3 4 (3.54%) Marketing
4 1 (0.88%) Games
4 1 (0.88%) Banking
4 1 (0.88%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 44 (38.94%) Analyst
2 42 (37.17%) Test Analyst
3 41 (36.28%) Tester
4 16 (14.16%) Team Leader
5 15 (13.27%) Test Team Leader
6 14 (12.39%) Automation Tester
7 12 (10.62%) Software Tester
8 9 (7.96%) Test Manager
8 9 (7.96%) Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Selenium Tester
9 7 (6.19%) Regression Tester
9 7 (6.19%) Test Leader
9 7 (6.19%) Agile Test Analyst
9 7 (6.19%) QA Analyst
10 6 (5.31%) Automation Analyst
10 6 (5.31%) Test Engineer
10 6 (5.31%) AWS Developer
11 5 (4.42%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 5 (4.42%) Automation Test Analyst
11 5 (4.42%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (21.24%) .NET
2 14 (12.39%) XML
3 10 (8.85%) HTML
4 9 (7.96%) SOAP
4 9 (7.96%) Web Services
5 8 (7.08%) Gherkin
6 7 (6.19%) .NET Framework
6 7 (6.19%) RESTful
7 3 (2.65%) JSON
7 3 (2.65%) WCF
7 3 (2.65%) Flash
7 3 (2.65%) J2EE
8 2 (1.77%) CSS
9 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.88%) Ajax
9 1 (0.88%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.88%) HTML5
9 1 (0.88%) CSS3
9 1 (0.88%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.31%) GIS
1 6 (5.31%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.54%) DTV
3 3 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.88%) Wiki
5 1 (0.88%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.19%) UNIX
2 6 (5.31%) Android
2 6 (5.31%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.54%) Windows
4 3 (2.65%) Windows NT
5 2 (1.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (74.34%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (53.98%) Test Automation
3 59 (52.21%) BDD
4 35 (30.97%) TDD
5 33 (29.20%) Scrum
6 30 (26.55%) Test Scripting
7 16 (14.16%) Software Testing
7 16 (14.16%) Test Strategy
8 15 (13.27%) Automated Testing
8 15 (13.27%) Load Testing
9 14 (12.39%) Performance Testing
10 13 (11.50%) Test Management
11 12 (10.62%) Regression Testing
12 11 (9.73%) Unit Testing
12 11 (9.73%) Automation Testing
13 9 (7.96%) Mentoring
13 9 (7.96%) E-Commerce
14 7 (6.19%) User Acceptance Testing
15 6 (5.31%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (5.31%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 66 (58.41%) C#
2 41 (36.28%) Java
3 23 (20.35%) SQL
4 15 (13.27%) VB
5 8 (7.08%) Ruby
6 6 (5.31%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.42%) VBScript
8 3 (2.65%) PHP
9 2 (1.77%) Python
9 2 (1.77%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.77%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 19 (16.81%) Security Cleared
2 18 (15.93%) SC Cleared
3 15 (13.27%) ISEB
4 9 (7.96%) ISTQB
5 7 (6.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.65%) Degree
7 1 (0.88%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.88%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (31.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Squid
1 1 (0.88%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 7 (6.19%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.88%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 15 (13.27%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.73%) Oracle
3 6 (5.31%) HP
4 4 (3.54%) SAP
5 1 (0.88%) Red Gate
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