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 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 64 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 2 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.28% 1.22% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.38% 7.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -6.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
145 92 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 20.08% 16.08% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 48 33
Average daily rate £400 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £90.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-1.45% +5.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) Selenium
2 24 (80.00%) Kanban
2 24 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 24 (80.00%) C#
2 24 (80.00%) Scrum
3 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (76.67%) Security Cleared
4 22 (73.33%) JIRA
5 20 (66.67%) Test Scripting
6 19 (63.33%) Load Testing
6 19 (63.33%) Jenkins
6 19 (63.33%) ISEB
7 18 (60.00%) .NET
7 18 (60.00%) SC Cleared
8 17 (56.67%) Software Testing
8 17 (56.67%) ISTQB
8 17 (56.67%) .NET Framework
9 16 (53.33%) Bugzilla
9 16 (53.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (50.00%) Open Source
10 15 (50.00%) BDD
10 15 (50.00%) SharePoint
11 14 (46.67%) TDD
11 14 (46.67%) Subversion
11 14 (46.67%) Test Management
11 14 (46.67%) HP Quality Center
11 14 (46.67%) TortoiseSVN
12 13 (43.33%) Client/Server
13 10 (33.33%) Project Management
14 9 (30.00%) Java

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 15 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 30 (100.00%) Selenium
2 22 (73.33%) JIRA
3 19 (63.33%) Jenkins
4 16 (53.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (53.33%) Bugzilla
5 14 (46.67%) Subversion
5 14 (46.67%) TortoiseSVN
6 7 (23.33%) TestNG
6 7 (23.33%) Maven
6 7 (23.33%) Ant
6 7 (23.33%) JUnit
6 7 (23.33%) JMeter
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Tester
1 15 (50.00%) Analyst
1 15 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Automation Tester
3 3 (10.00%) Automation Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Test Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (6.67%) QA Tester
4 2 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) QA Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) .NET
2 17 (56.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Open Source
2 13 (43.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Scrum
1 24 (80.00%) Kanban
1 24 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (66.67%) Test Scripting
4 19 (63.33%) Load Testing
5 17 (56.67%) Software Testing
6 15 (50.00%) BDD
7 14 (46.67%) TDD
7 14 (46.67%) Test Management
8 10 (33.33%) Project Management
9 5 (16.67%) Manual Testing
10 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
11 2 (6.67%) Performance Testing
12 1 (3.33%) Regression Testing
12 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
12 1 (3.33%) Security Testing
12 1 (3.33%) Agile Testing
12 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) C#
2 9 (30.00%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (76.67%) Security Cleared
2 19 (63.33%) ISEB
3 18 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 17 (56.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (46.67%) HP Quality Center