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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 47 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 2 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.42% 1.46% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.82% 9.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.10%
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
71 75 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 14.92% 15.63% 15.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 41 30
Average daily rate £400 £400 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £468 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
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 £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +5.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 27 (100.00%) Selenium
2 24 (88.89%) C#
3 23 (85.19%) Automation Testing
4 22 (81.48%) Kanban
4 22 (81.48%) Security Cleared
4 22 (81.48%) Scrum
5 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (70.37%) JIRA
6 19 (70.37%) Test Scripting
7 18 (66.67%) Load Testing
7 18 (66.67%) Jenkins
8 17 (62.96%) SC Cleared
8 17 (62.96%) .NET
8 17 (62.96%) ISEB
9 16 (59.26%) .NET Framework
10 15 (55.56%) Software Testing
10 15 (55.56%) ISTQB
11 14 (51.85%) Bugzilla
11 14 (51.85%) Team Foundation Server
12 13 (48.15%) Open Source
12 13 (48.15%) SharePoint
13 12 (44.44%) Client/Server
13 12 (44.44%) TDD
13 12 (44.44%) Subversion
13 12 (44.44%) BDD
13 12 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
13 12 (44.44%) TortoiseSVN
13 12 (44.44%) Test Management
14 9 (33.33%) Java
14 9 (33.33%) Project Management

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 13 (48.15%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (100.00%) Selenium
2 19 (70.37%) JIRA
3 18 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 14 (51.85%) Bugzilla
4 14 (51.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (44.44%) Subversion
5 12 (44.44%) TortoiseSVN
6 7 (25.93%) JMeter
6 7 (25.93%) Ant
6 7 (25.93%) JUnit
6 7 (25.93%) Maven
6 7 (25.93%) TestNG
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Analyst
1 14 (51.85%) Test Analyst
2 13 (48.15%) Tester
3 4 (14.81%) Automation Tester
4 3 (11.11%) Automation Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) QA Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) QA Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (62.96%) .NET
2 16 (59.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Open Source
2 12 (44.44%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Automation Testing
2 22 (81.48%) Kanban
2 22 (81.48%) Scrum
3 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (70.37%) Test Scripting
5 18 (66.67%) Load Testing
6 15 (55.56%) Software Testing
7 12 (44.44%) TDD
7 12 (44.44%) BDD
7 12 (44.44%) Test Management
8 9 (33.33%) Project Management
9 5 (18.52%) Manual Testing
10 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
11 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
12 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
12 1 (3.70%) Agile Testing
12 1 (3.70%) Regression Testing
12 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) C#
2 9 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (81.48%) Security Cleared
2 17 (62.96%) SC Cleared
2 17 (62.96%) ISEB
3 15 (55.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.70%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (44.44%) HP Quality Center