The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 44 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 11 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.27% 1.23% -
As % of the Development Applications category 7.48% 8.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WebDriver
Wales

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 Wales region.

Development Applications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
147 81 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 30.37% 14.24% 14.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 50 29
Average daily rate £348 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £500 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £90.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.27 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.64% +5.33%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

WebDriver
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebDriver across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

WebDriver Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 13 (100.00%) Selenium
2 11 (84.62%) .NET
3 10 (76.92%) C#
3 10 (76.92%) Java
3 10 (76.92%) Load Testing
3 10 (76.92%) .NET Framework
3 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (76.92%) Automation Testing
4 9 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
4 9 (69.23%) Client/Server
4 9 (69.23%) Scrum
5 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
5 8 (61.54%) TestNG
6 7 (53.85%) BDD
6 7 (53.85%) Open Source
6 7 (53.85%) JMeter
6 7 (53.85%) Bugzilla
6 7 (53.85%) JUnit
6 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
6 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
6 7 (53.85%) JIRA
6 7 (53.85%) Test Management
7 6 (46.15%) TDD
7 6 (46.15%) Subversion
7 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
8 3 (23.08%) ISEB
8 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
9 2 (15.38%) QA
9 2 (15.38%) SQL

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Selenium
2 9 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (61.54%) TestNG
4 7 (53.85%) JIRA
4 7 (53.85%) JUnit
4 7 (53.85%) JMeter
4 7 (53.85%) Bugzilla
5 6 (46.15%) Subversion
5 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
6 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
6 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
6 1 (7.69%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Tester
2 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) QA Tester
3 2 (15.38%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) QA Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Security Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Manual Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Client/Server
2 7 (53.85%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (76.92%) Load Testing
1 10 (76.92%) Automation Testing
2 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
2 9 (69.23%) Scrum
3 7 (53.85%) Test Management
3 7 (53.85%) BDD
4 6 (46.15%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C#
1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) ISEB
4 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
4 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft