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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 63 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.29% 1.00% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.30% 5.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
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- £400 -
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 - - -
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
154 91 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 22.13% 18.24% 15.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 44 37
Average daily rate £450 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.64% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £90.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +800.00%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 32 (100.00%) Selenium
2 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (75.00%) Scrum
3 24 (75.00%) C#
3 24 (75.00%) Kanban
3 24 (75.00%) Automation Testing
4 23 (71.88%) Security Cleared
5 22 (68.75%) JIRA
6 20 (62.50%) Load Testing
6 20 (62.50%) Test Scripting
7 19 (59.38%) Jenkins
7 19 (59.38%) ISEB
8 18 (56.25%) .NET
8 18 (56.25%) SC Cleared
9 17 (53.13%) .NET Framework
9 17 (53.13%) Software Testing
9 17 (53.13%) ISTQB
10 16 (50.00%) TDD
10 16 (50.00%) Bugzilla
10 16 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (50.00%) BDD
11 15 (46.88%) Open Source
11 15 (46.88%) SharePoint
12 14 (43.75%) Subversion
12 14 (43.75%) Test Management
12 14 (43.75%) HP Quality Center
12 14 (43.75%) TortoiseSVN
13 13 (40.63%) Client/Server
14 11 (34.38%) Java
15 10 (31.25%) Project Management

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (46.88%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (100.00%) Selenium
2 22 (68.75%) JIRA
3 19 (59.38%) Jenkins
4 16 (50.00%) Bugzilla
4 16 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (43.75%) Subversion
5 14 (43.75%) TortoiseSVN
6 7 (21.88%) Ant
6 7 (21.88%) JUnit
6 7 (21.88%) Maven
6 7 (21.88%) JMeter
6 7 (21.88%) TestNG
7 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Tester
2 15 (46.88%) Analyst
2 15 (46.88%) Test Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Automation Tester
4 3 (9.38%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) QA Tester
4 3 (9.38%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.25%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) QA Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Automation Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) .NET
2 17 (53.13%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.25%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) Open Source
2 13 (40.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (75.00%) Scrum
2 24 (75.00%) Kanban
2 24 (75.00%) Automation Testing
3 20 (62.50%) Load Testing
3 20 (62.50%) Test Scripting
4 17 (53.13%) Software Testing
5 16 (50.00%) TDD
5 16 (50.00%) BDD
6 14 (43.75%) Test Management
7 10 (31.25%) Project Management
8 5 (15.63%) Manual Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
10 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
10 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
11 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
11 1 (3.13%) Regression Testing
11 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
11 1 (3.13%) Security Testing
11 1 (3.13%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) C#
2 11 (34.38%) Java
3 2 (6.25%) Scala
3 2 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (71.88%) Security Cleared
2 19 (59.38%) ISEB
3 18 (56.25%) SC Cleared
4 17 (53.13%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.13%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (43.75%) HP Quality Center