The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 51 68 48
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 5 7 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.90% 0.83% 3.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.85% 3.27% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 19
Median daily rate £375 £306 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.44% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £203 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £350 £364
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
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
103 214 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 18.59% 25.33% 19.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 160 95
Median daily rate £390 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.04% -2.01%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing WebDriver as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebDriver across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

WebDriver Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 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
South Wales +12 5 £375 +7.14%
WebDriver
UK

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wales region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) Selenium
2 16 (88.89%) TDD
3 15 (83.33%) BDD
4 14 (77.78%) SpecFlow
4 14 (77.78%) Java
4 14 (77.78%) .NET
5 13 (72.22%) Visual Studio
5 13 (72.22%) JMeter
5 13 (72.22%) Cucumber
6 12 (66.67%) Scrum
7 10 (55.56%) ISEB
7 10 (55.56%) Non-Functional Testing
7 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
8 9 (50.00%) Kanban
8 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
8 9 (50.00%) Test Scripting
8 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
9 8 (44.44%) Regression Testing
9 8 (44.44%) Test-First Development
10 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
11 4 (22.22%) QA
11 4 (22.22%) C#
12 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
13 2 (11.11%) SDET
13 2 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (11.11%) Sitecore
13 2 (11.11%) Umbraco
13 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
13 2 (11.11%) Alterian

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (11.11%) CMS
1 2 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (11.11%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (100.00%) Selenium
2 14 (77.78%) SpecFlow
3 13 (72.22%) Cucumber
3 13 (72.22%) JMeter
3 13 (72.22%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
4 1 (5.56%) LoadUI
4 1 (5.56%) Ranorex
4 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.56%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Tester
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 3 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Test Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.56%) RESTful
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) TDD
3 15 (83.33%) BDD
4 12 (66.67%) Scrum
5 10 (55.56%) Non-Functional Testing
6 9 (50.00%) Kanban
6 9 (50.00%) Test Scripting
7 8 (44.44%) Regression Testing
7 8 (44.44%) Test-First Development
8 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
9 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
10 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
10 2 (11.11%) OOP
11 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
11 1 (5.56%) Load Testing
11 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
11 1 (5.56%) Project Management
11 1 (5.56%) Release Management
11 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) ISEB
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) SDET
3 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Alterian
1 2 (11.11%) Sitecore