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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 54 72 44
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -28
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 3 3 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.54% 0.43% 3.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.80% 1.73% 20.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 11
Median daily rate £450 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +11.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.37 - -
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
107 173 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.42% 24.68% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 136 62
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £356
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £29.50 -
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 South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing WebDriver as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Newport - 3 £450 -
WebDriver
Wales

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Wales region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) BDD
3 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
5 3 (37.50%) Mocha
5 3 (37.50%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (37.50%) REST
5 3 (37.50%) D3.js
5 3 (37.50%) Jasmine
5 3 (37.50%) Highcharts JS
5 3 (37.50%) Sass
5 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (37.50%) Mobile First
5 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
5 3 (37.50%) Handlebars
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) Publishing
5 3 (37.50%) QA
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) Alterian
6 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
6 2 (25.00%) Umbraco
6 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (25.00%) CMS

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (25.00%) Umbraco
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (37.50%) Jasmine
3 3 (37.50%) Mocha
4 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) JMeter
4 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
4 1 (12.50%) LoadUI
4 1 (12.50%) Ranorex
4 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
4 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
4 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (12.50%) TestComplete
4 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) D3.js
1 3 (37.50%) Handlebars
1 3 (37.50%) Highcharts JS
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) REST
1 3 (37.50%) Sass
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) BDD
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (37.50%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
5 3 (37.50%) Mobile First
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (25.00%) OOP
7 1 (12.50%) Agile Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (12.50%) Release Management
7 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (12.50%) SDET
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Alterian
1 2 (25.00%) Sitecore