The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 52 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 28 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.72% 0.60% -
As % of the Development Applications category 13.73% 4.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £358 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Development Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
204 72 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 27.09% 14.31% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 35 51
Average daily rate £350 £302 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.89% -3.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in Wales

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 26 November 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
South Wales +4 25 £325 -9.09%
WebDriver
UK

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 48 (100.00%) Selenium
2 41 (85.42%) Security Cleared
2 41 (85.42%) C#
3 39 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (79.17%) Automation Testing
5 37 (77.08%) Scrum
5 37 (77.08%) Kanban
6 34 (70.83%) SC Cleared
6 34 (70.83%) Test Scripting
6 34 (70.83%) JIRA
7 32 (66.67%) Load Testing
8 29 (60.42%) ISTQB
8 29 (60.42%) Java
9 27 (56.25%) .NET
9 27 (56.25%) ISEB
9 27 (56.25%) Bugzilla
9 27 (56.25%) Software Testing
9 27 (56.25%) Jenkins
10 26 (54.17%) .NET Framework
11 25 (52.08%) SharePoint
11 25 (52.08%) Open Source
12 24 (50.00%) BDD
12 24 (50.00%) Test Management
12 24 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 24 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
12 24 (50.00%) TDD
13 23 (47.92%) Subversion
13 23 (47.92%) TortoiseSVN
14 21 (43.75%) Client/Server
15 18 (37.50%) TestNG

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 25 (52.08%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
Development Applications
1 48 (100.00%) Selenium
2 34 (70.83%) JIRA
3 27 (56.25%) Bugzilla
3 27 (56.25%) Jenkins
4 24 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (47.92%) Subversion
5 23 (47.92%) TortoiseSVN
6 18 (37.50%) TestNG
7 17 (35.42%) JMeter
7 17 (35.42%) JUnit
8 15 (31.25%) Ant
8 15 (31.25%) Maven
9 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
9 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Tester
2 19 (39.58%) Analyst
2 19 (39.58%) Test Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 5 (10.42%) Automation Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Lead Tester
5 3 (6.25%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (4.17%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.08%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle Trainer
7 1 (2.08%) Web Team Leader
7 1 (2.08%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Test Team Leader
7 1 (2.08%) Software Tester
7 1 (2.08%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (56.25%) .NET
2 26 (54.17%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.17%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 25 (52.08%) Open Source
2 21 (43.75%) Client/Server
3 4 (8.33%) iSeries
4 3 (6.25%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) UNIX
2 1 (2.08%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (79.17%) Automation Testing
3 37 (77.08%) Scrum
3 37 (77.08%) Kanban
4 34 (70.83%) Test Scripting
5 32 (66.67%) Load Testing
6 27 (56.25%) Software Testing
7 24 (50.00%) BDD
7 24 (50.00%) Test Management
7 24 (50.00%) TDD
8 14 (29.17%) Automated Testing
9 13 (27.08%) Project Management
10 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
10 5 (10.42%) Manual Testing
11 4 (8.33%) Performance Testing
12 2 (4.17%) Non-Functional Testing
13 1 (2.08%) Security Testing
13 1 (2.08%) Regression Testing
13 1 (2.08%) Build Automation
13 1 (2.08%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (85.42%) C#
2 29 (60.42%) Java
3 2 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 41 (85.42%) Security Cleared
2 34 (70.83%) SC Cleared
3 29 (60.42%) ISTQB
4 27 (56.25%) ISEB
5 1 (2.08%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 24 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) IBM
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) Informatica