The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 120 142 129
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -13
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 16 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.57% 0.27% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.10% 2.00% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 16
Median daily rate £320 £350 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £303 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £392 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.37 - -
WebDriver
England

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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
516 451 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.42% 13.63% 12.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 300 257
Median daily rate £375 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £358
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 38 18
Median hourly rate £42.25 £41.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.04% +17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.02 £31.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.65 £43.43 £40.00
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 the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing WebDriver as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in the South West

WebDriver
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebDriver across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

WebDriver Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Wiltshire +23 11 £304 -1.21%
Gloucestershire +6 3 - -
Bristol +1 1 £400 +33.33%
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 West region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 29 (100.00%) Selenium
2 27 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (79.31%) Java
4 18 (62.07%) BDD
5 12 (41.38%) Test Scripting
5 12 (41.38%) Cucumber
6 11 (37.93%) Automation Testing
6 11 (37.93%) Scrum
7 10 (34.48%) ISTQB
8 9 (31.03%) ISEB
8 9 (31.03%) Kanban
8 9 (31.03%) Test Automation
9 8 (27.59%) SpecFlow
9 8 (27.59%) Software Delivery
9 8 (27.59%) SQL
9 8 (27.59%) C#
9 8 (27.59%) SOAP
9 8 (27.59%) JIRA
9 8 (27.59%) QA
9 8 (27.59%) Ruby
9 8 (27.59%) Software Testing
10 7 (24.14%) Exploratory Testing
11 6 (20.69%) REST
11 6 (20.69%) Web Services
12 5 (17.24%) OO
12 5 (17.24%) Python
12 5 (17.24%) GAP Analysis
12 5 (17.24%) WATIR
12 5 (17.24%) Capybara
12 5 (17.24%) Behat

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 29 (100.00%) Selenium
2 12 (41.38%) Cucumber
3 8 (27.59%) JIRA
3 8 (27.59%) SpecFlow
4 5 (17.24%) Capybara
4 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
4 5 (17.24%) WATIR
5 4 (13.79%) SoapUI
6 3 (10.34%) Ant
6 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
6 3 (10.34%) LoadRunner
6 3 (10.34%) Maven
6 3 (10.34%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (6.90%) Appium
7 2 (6.90%) Hudson
7 2 (6.90%) Protractor
7 2 (6.90%) Robotium
7 2 (6.90%) Xcode
8 1 (3.45%) JMeter
8 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (10.34%) Games
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Analyst
1 13 (44.83%) Test Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Automation Test Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Automation Tester
3 8 (27.59%) Test Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Tester
4 6 (20.69%) Java Automation Tester
5 5 (17.24%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 5 (17.24%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Selenium Tester
5 5 (17.24%) Web Automation Tester
5 5 (17.24%) Web Tester
6 4 (13.79%) Agile Tester
6 4 (13.79%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) QA Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) QA Test Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Software Test Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) SOAP
2 6 (20.69%) REST
2 6 (20.69%) Web Services
3 5 (17.24%) Behat
4 3 (10.34%) Gherkin
5 2 (6.90%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (3.45%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Unix
2 2 (6.90%) Android
2 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (62.07%) BDD
3 12 (41.38%) Test Scripting
4 11 (37.93%) Automation Testing
4 11 (37.93%) Scrum
5 9 (31.03%) Kanban
5 9 (31.03%) Test Automation
6 8 (27.59%) Software Delivery
6 8 (27.59%) Software Testing
7 7 (24.14%) Exploratory Testing
8 5 (17.24%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (17.24%) OO
9 4 (13.79%) TDD
10 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
10 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (10.34%) Release Management
10 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
10 3 (10.34%) Time Management
11 2 (6.90%) API Testing
11 2 (6.90%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) Java
2 8 (27.59%) C#
2 8 (27.59%) Ruby
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 5 (17.24%) Python
4 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.90%) Groovy
6 1 (3.45%) F#
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) ISTQB
2 9 (31.03%) ISEB
3 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
4 3 (10.34%) DV Cleared
4 3 (10.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Rally
2 3 (10.34%) Atlassian
2 3 (10.34%) Cloudera
2 3 (10.34%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
South West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
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