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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 126 119 122
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 13 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.44% 0.75% 0.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.13% 5.39% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 20
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £312 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £421 £375
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 - £13.50 -
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
415 427 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.92% 13.87% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 282 242
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £476 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 26 29
Median hourly rate £42.45 £37.74 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.48% +3.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £32.54 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.10 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 7 £425 +13.33% 1
Wiltshire -3 4 £283 +25.55% 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £413 -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 34 (100.00%) Selenium
2 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (55.88%) Test Automation
4 16 (47.06%) BDD
4 16 (47.06%) SpecFlow
4 16 (47.06%) C#
5 15 (44.12%) Java
6 14 (41.18%) SQL
6 14 (41.18%) Ruby
6 14 (41.18%) Cucumber
6 14 (41.18%) JIRA
7 11 (32.35%) Git (software)
7 11 (32.35%) Behat
7 11 (32.35%) Capybara
7 11 (32.35%) Rally
8 10 (29.41%) ISEB
8 10 (29.41%) QA
9 9 (26.47%) WATIR
9 9 (26.47%) Scrum
9 9 (26.47%) Software Testing
9 9 (26.47%) ISTQB
9 9 (26.47%) TDD
10 8 (23.53%) OO
10 8 (23.53%) GAP Analysis
10 8 (23.53%) Software Delivery
11 6 (17.65%) Automated Testing
11 6 (17.65%) Automation Testing
12 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
13 4 (11.76%) Finance
13 4 (11.76%) Kanban

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 1 (2.94%) ATG Dynamo
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Magento
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 34 (100.00%) Selenium
2 16 (47.06%) SpecFlow
3 14 (41.18%) Cucumber
3 14 (41.18%) JIRA
4 11 (32.35%) Capybara
4 11 (32.35%) Git (software)
5 9 (26.47%) WATIR
6 3 (8.82%) Bower
6 3 (8.82%) Grunt
6 3 (8.82%) gulp
6 3 (8.82%) Subversion
7 2 (5.88%) Appium
7 2 (5.88%) FitNesse
7 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
7 2 (5.88%) JMeter
7 2 (5.88%) Protractor
7 2 (5.88%) Robotium
7 2 (5.88%) Xcode
8 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Games
3 2 (5.88%) Electronics
3 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Test Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Test Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Test Automation Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Tester
5 6 (17.65%) Automation Tester
6 5 (14.71%) Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (14.71%) Selenium Tester
7 4 (11.76%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 3 (8.82%) Agile Tester
8 3 (8.82%) Consultant
8 3 (8.82%) Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Test Automation Consultant
8 3 (8.82%) Test Consultant
9 2 (5.88%) Lead Test Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) QA Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) QA Engineer
9 2 (5.88%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) Behat
2 3 (8.82%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
2 3 (8.82%) CSS
2 3 (8.82%) LESS
2 3 (8.82%) Node.js
2 3 (8.82%) Sass
2 3 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (5.88%) Gherkin
3 2 (5.88%) HTML
3 2 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.94%) REST
4 1 (2.94%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Android
1 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (55.88%) Test Automation
3 16 (47.06%) BDD
4 9 (26.47%) Scrum
4 9 (26.47%) Software Testing
4 9 (26.47%) TDD
5 8 (23.53%) GAP Analysis
5 8 (23.53%) OO
5 8 (23.53%) Software Delivery
6 6 (17.65%) Automated Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Automation Testing
7 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
8 4 (11.76%) Kanban
9 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
9 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (8.82%) Pair Programming
9 3 (8.82%) Time Management
10 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
10 2 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) C#
2 15 (44.12%) Java
3 14 (41.18%) Ruby
3 14 (41.18%) SQL
4 3 (8.82%) ECMAScript
4 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.82%) TypeScript
5 2 (5.88%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) C
6 1 (2.94%) F#
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) ISEB
2 9 (26.47%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.94%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Rally
2 3 (8.82%) ATG
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) Google
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
Swindon, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago