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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 53 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 19 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.77% 0.59% -
As % of the Development Applications category 12.03% 3.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 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 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
158 76 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 23.00% 14.93% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 37 51
Average daily rate £375 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
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 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 24 December 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 0 17 £325 -9.09% 1
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UK

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 39 (100.00%) Selenium
2 32 (82.05%) C#
3 31 (79.49%) Security Cleared
4 30 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (76.92%) Automation Testing
5 28 (71.79%) Kanban
5 28 (71.79%) Scrum
6 25 (64.10%) Test Scripting
6 25 (64.10%) JIRA
7 24 (61.54%) SC Cleared
7 24 (61.54%) Load Testing
8 21 (53.85%) ISTQB
8 21 (53.85%) Jenkins
9 20 (51.28%) .NET
9 20 (51.28%) ISEB
9 20 (51.28%) Software Testing
10 19 (48.72%) .NET Framework
10 19 (48.72%) Java
10 19 (48.72%) Bugzilla
11 18 (46.15%) TDD
11 18 (46.15%) BDD
12 17 (43.59%) Team Foundation Server
12 17 (43.59%) Open Source
12 17 (43.59%) HP Quality Center
12 17 (43.59%) SharePoint
13 16 (41.03%) TortoiseSVN
13 16 (41.03%) Test Management
13 16 (41.03%) Subversion
14 15 (38.46%) Client/Server
15 12 (30.77%) Project Management

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 17 (43.59%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 39 (100.00%) Selenium
2 25 (64.10%) JIRA
3 21 (53.85%) Jenkins
4 19 (48.72%) Bugzilla
5 17 (43.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (41.03%) TortoiseSVN
6 16 (41.03%) Subversion
7 11 (28.21%) TestNG
8 9 (23.08%) Maven
8 9 (23.08%) Ant
8 9 (23.08%) JUnit
8 9 (23.08%) JMeter
9 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
9 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Tester
2 16 (41.03%) Analyst
2 16 (41.03%) Test Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Automation Tester
4 3 (7.69%) Automation Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (5.13%) Test Leader
5 2 (5.13%) Lead Tester
5 2 (5.13%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) QA Tester
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) QA Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Trainer
6 1 (2.56%) Web Team Leader
6 1 (2.56%) Security Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (2.56%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (51.28%) .NET
2 19 (48.72%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.13%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 17 (43.59%) Open Source
2 15 (38.46%) Client/Server
3 3 (7.69%) iSeries
4 2 (5.13%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) UNIX
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (76.92%) Automation Testing
2 28 (71.79%) Scrum
2 28 (71.79%) Kanban
3 25 (64.10%) Test Scripting
4 24 (61.54%) Load Testing
5 20 (51.28%) Software Testing
6 18 (46.15%) TDD
6 18 (46.15%) BDD
7 16 (41.03%) Test Management
8 12 (30.77%) Project Management
9 9 (23.08%) Automated Testing
10 5 (12.82%) Manual Testing
11 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
12 3 (7.69%) Performance Testing
13 2 (5.13%) Non-Functional Testing
14 1 (2.56%) Build Automation
14 1 (2.56%) Agile Testing
14 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
14 1 (2.56%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) C#
2 19 (48.72%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) Scala
4 1 (2.56%) PHP
4 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (79.49%) Security Cleared
2 24 (61.54%) SC Cleared
3 21 (53.85%) ISTQB
4 20 (51.28%) ISEB
5 1 (2.56%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 17 (43.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle
1 3 (7.69%) IBM
2 2 (5.13%) Informatica