The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the South Wales region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.20% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 8.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £330 £275
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
84 47 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 14.36% 14.33% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 29 11
Average daily rate £400 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £395 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £90.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
WebDriver
Wales

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
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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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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
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Vacancies
Cardiff - 7 £363 -
WebDriver
Wales

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Selenium
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 9 (90.00%) BDD
3 8 (80.00%) SOA
4 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (60.00%) RESTful
5 6 (60.00%) JBehave
5 6 (60.00%) Cucumber
6 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (40.00%) Scrum
7 4 (40.00%) Maven
7 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
7 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
8 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (30.00%) Groovy
8 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
8 3 (30.00%) Finance
8 3 (30.00%) TDD
8 3 (30.00%) Ant
9 2 (20.00%) SOAP
9 2 (20.00%) SQL
9 2 (20.00%) XML
9 2 (20.00%) Code Coverage
9 2 (20.00%) Mobile Commerce
9 2 (20.00%) Banking
9 2 (20.00%) CruiseControl
9 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
9 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (60.00%) JBehave
2 6 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (40.00%) Maven
3 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
4 3 (30.00%) Ant
5 2 (20.00%) CruiseControl
5 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (20.00%) JIRA
6 1 (10.00%) Calabash
6 1 (10.00%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (10.00%) eggPlant
6 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
6 1 (10.00%) Hudson
6 1 (10.00%) Concordion
6 1 (10.00%) Subversion
6 1 (10.00%) JUnit
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Tester
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Test Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 6 (60.00%) RESTful
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 2 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) BDD
2 8 (80.00%) SOA
3 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (30.00%) TDD
7 2 (20.00%) Code Coverage
7 2 (20.00%) Mobile Commerce
7 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
8 1 (10.00%) Test Management
8 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Groovy
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) XPath
4 1 (10.00%) XQuery
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) HP
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
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