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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 16 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.79% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 18.39% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
87 52 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 15.16% 11.04% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 36 31
Average daily rate £325 £295 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% -15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £391 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £11.15 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.27% -3.33%

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
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 2 September 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 2 £333 -
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Wales

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 31 (100.00%) Selenium
2 28 (90.32%) Java
3 24 (77.42%) Security Cleared
4 23 (74.19%) Automation Testing
5 22 (70.97%) C#
5 22 (70.97%) Scrum
6 21 (67.74%) JIRA
6 21 (67.74%) BDD
7 20 (64.52%) SC Cleared
8 19 (61.29%) Test Management
8 19 (61.29%) Test Scripting
8 19 (61.29%) JUnit
9 18 (58.06%) Maven
9 18 (58.06%) ISTQB
9 18 (58.06%) Load Testing
9 18 (58.06%) Kanban
9 18 (58.06%) HP Quality Center
9 18 (58.06%) Jenkins
10 17 (54.84%) Open Source
10 17 (54.84%) TestNG
10 17 (54.84%) Subversion
11 16 (51.61%) Software Testing
11 16 (51.61%) Ant
11 16 (51.61%) JMeter
11 16 (51.61%) Bugzilla
11 16 (51.61%) TDD
11 16 (51.61%) SharePoint
11 16 (51.61%) ISEB
12 15 (48.39%) .NET
12 15 (48.39%) .NET Framework

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 16 (51.61%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
1 2 (6.45%) SSL
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
Development Applications
1 31 (100.00%) Selenium
2 21 (67.74%) JIRA
3 19 (61.29%) JUnit
4 18 (58.06%) Maven
4 18 (58.06%) Jenkins
5 17 (54.84%) TestNG
5 17 (54.84%) Subversion
6 16 (51.61%) Ant
6 16 (51.61%) JMeter
6 16 (51.61%) Bugzilla
7 15 (48.39%) TortoiseSVN
7 15 (48.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (16.13%) JBehave
8 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
9 2 (6.45%) Hudson
9 2 (6.45%) SoapUI
9 2 (6.45%) Calabash
9 2 (6.45%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (6.45%) eggPlant
9 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Tester
2 8 (25.81%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Test Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Test Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Security Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Automation Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (6.45%) Automated Test Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Lead Tester
5 2 (6.45%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Automated Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Automated Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) .NET
1 15 (48.39%) .NET Framework
2 7 (22.58%) Web Services
3 5 (16.13%) RESTful
4 4 (12.90%) XML
4 4 (12.90%) SOAP
5 2 (6.45%) HTML
5 2 (6.45%) J2EE
5 2 (6.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) Open Source
2 14 (45.16%) Client/Server
3 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
3 4 (12.90%) iSeries
4 3 (9.68%) AS400
5 2 (6.45%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (3.23%) Grid Computing
6 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Automation Testing
2 22 (70.97%) Scrum
3 21 (67.74%) BDD
4 19 (61.29%) Test Management
4 19 (61.29%) Test Scripting
5 18 (58.06%) Kanban
5 18 (58.06%) Load Testing
6 16 (51.61%) Software Testing
6 16 (51.61%) TDD
7 14 (45.16%) Automated Testing
8 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
9 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (16.13%) SOA
10 4 (12.90%) Project Management
11 2 (6.45%) Regression Testing
11 2 (6.45%) Mobile Commerce
11 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (3.23%) Manual Testing
12 1 (3.23%) Performance Testing
12 1 (3.23%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) Java
2 22 (70.97%) C#
3 4 (12.90%) SQL
4 2 (6.45%) XQuery
4 2 (6.45%) XPath
4 2 (6.45%) Groovy
4 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (77.42%) Security Cleared
2 20 (64.52%) SC Cleared
3 18 (58.06%) ISTQB
4 16 (51.61%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 18 (58.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) IBM
3 3 (9.68%) Informatica
4 2 (6.45%) HP
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