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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 120 129 117
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 18 10 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.62% 0.33% 0.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.79% 2.26% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 26
Median daily rate £338 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £329 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £383 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 - -
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
376 442 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 12.98% 14.39% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 264 268
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 38 31
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £32.00 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.27 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.36% -3.19%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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
Bristol -1 10 £400 +6.66%
Wiltshire - 7 £320 - 3
Somerset - 1 £325 -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 35 (100.00%) Selenium
2 30 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 16 (45.71%) BDD
5 14 (40.00%) SpecFlow
5 14 (40.00%) C#
5 14 (40.00%) Java
6 13 (37.14%) SQL
6 13 (37.14%) JIRA
7 12 (34.29%) Ruby
7 12 (34.29%) Software Testing
8 11 (31.43%) Automated Testing
8 11 (31.43%) Cucumber
9 10 (28.57%) ISTQB
10 9 (25.71%) Behat
10 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
10 9 (25.71%) Scrum
10 9 (25.71%) ISEB
10 9 (25.71%) Capybara
10 9 (25.71%) Rally
11 7 (20.00%) Finance
11 7 (20.00%) QA
11 7 (20.00%) WATIR
12 6 (17.14%) TDD
12 6 (17.14%) GAP Analysis
12 6 (17.14%) OO
12 6 (17.14%) Software Delivery
12 6 (17.14%) SDLC
13 5 (14.29%) Automation Testing
13 5 (14.29%) .NET

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) ATG Dynamo
1 3 (8.57%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (5.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (100.00%) Selenium
2 14 (40.00%) SpecFlow
3 13 (37.14%) JIRA
4 11 (31.43%) Cucumber
5 9 (25.71%) Capybara
5 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
6 7 (20.00%) WATIR
7 4 (11.43%) FitNesse
8 3 (8.57%) Bower
8 3 (8.57%) Grunt
8 3 (8.57%) gulp
8 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
8 3 (8.57%) Subversion
9 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
10 1 (2.86%) JMeter
10 1 (2.86%) MSTest
10 1 (2.86%) NUnit
10 1 (2.86%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Electronics
2 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
2 4 (11.43%) Marketing
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Games
3 2 (5.71%) Law
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Analyst
1 12 (34.29%) Test Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Tester
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Test Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Test Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Agile Test Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Automation Tester
5 4 (11.43%) Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Selenium Tester
6 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 3 (8.57%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Software Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Software Test Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Test Automation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) Behat
2 5 (14.29%) .NET
2 5 (14.29%) Gherkin
3 4 (11.43%) REST
4 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
4 3 (8.57%) CSS
4 3 (8.57%) LESS
4 3 (8.57%) Sass
4 3 (8.57%) SOAP
4 3 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (5.71%) HTML
6 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.86%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.86%) RESTful
6 1 (2.86%) WCF
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (2.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 16 (45.71%) BDD
4 12 (34.29%) Software Testing
5 11 (31.43%) Automated Testing
6 9 (25.71%) Scrum
7 6 (17.14%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (17.14%) OO
7 6 (17.14%) SDLC
7 6 (17.14%) Software Delivery
7 6 (17.14%) TDD
8 5 (14.29%) Automation Testing
8 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (11.43%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (11.43%) Manual Testing
9 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
9 4 (11.43%) Programme Management
10 3 (8.57%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) C#
1 14 (40.00%) Java
2 13 (37.14%) SQL
3 12 (34.29%) Ruby
4 3 (8.57%) ECMAScript
4 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.57%) TypeScript
5 2 (5.71%) PHP
6 1 (2.86%) C
6 1 (2.86%) F#
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 9 (25.71%) ISEB
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) QA
2 3 (8.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.71%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.86%) SDET
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Rally
2 5 (14.29%) ATG
3 4 (11.43%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) Google
4 1 (2.86%) HP
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
Swindon, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
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