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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 50 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 33 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.23% 0.35% -
As % of the Development Applications category 17.93% 2.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 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 £363 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
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
184 68 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 23.56% 11.91% 16.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 39 53
Average daily rate £330 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £225 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -59.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.07 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.04%

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
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 22 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 October 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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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 +12 27 £325 -9.09% 1
West Wales - 3 £400 -
WebDriver
UK

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 52 (100.00%) Selenium
2 42 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (78.85%) C#
3 41 (78.85%) Security Cleared
4 40 (76.92%) Automation Testing
4 40 (76.92%) Scrum
5 37 (71.15%) Kanban
6 36 (69.23%) JIRA
7 34 (65.38%) SC Cleared
7 34 (65.38%) Test Scripting
8 33 (63.46%) Java
9 32 (61.54%) Load Testing
10 29 (55.77%) ISTQB
10 29 (55.77%) Jenkins
11 28 (53.85%) BDD
12 27 (51.92%) Software Testing
12 27 (51.92%) Bugzilla
12 27 (51.92%) .NET
12 27 (51.92%) ISEB
13 26 (50.00%) TDD
13 26 (50.00%) .NET Framework
13 26 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
13 26 (50.00%) Test Management
14 25 (48.08%) Open Source
14 25 (48.08%) Subversion
14 25 (48.08%) SharePoint
15 24 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
16 23 (44.23%) TortoiseSVN
17 21 (40.38%) Client/Server
18 19 (36.54%) JUnit

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (48.08%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Internet
1 2 (3.85%) HTTP
1 2 (3.85%) SSL
Development Applications
1 52 (100.00%) Selenium
2 36 (69.23%) JIRA
3 29 (55.77%) Jenkins
4 27 (51.92%) Bugzilla
5 25 (48.08%) Subversion
6 24 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (44.23%) TortoiseSVN
8 19 (36.54%) JUnit
9 18 (34.62%) TestNG
10 17 (32.69%) Ant
10 17 (32.69%) Maven
10 17 (32.69%) JMeter
11 5 (9.62%) Cucumber
12 4 (7.69%) JBehave
13 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
14 2 (3.85%) Hudson
14 2 (3.85%) SoapUI
14 2 (3.85%) Mercurial
14 2 (3.85%) Apache Ivy
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) Tester
2 19 (36.54%) Analyst
2 19 (36.54%) Test Analyst
3 6 (11.54%) Automation Tester
4 5 (9.62%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Automation Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Selenium Tester
6 3 (5.77%) Lead Tester
7 2 (3.85%) Automated Test Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Test Leader
7 2 (3.85%) Security Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Test Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Web Team Leader
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle Trainer
8 1 (1.92%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (1.92%) Senior Tester
8 1 (1.92%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (51.92%) .NET
2 26 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (7.69%) RESTful
3 4 (7.69%) Web Services
4 2 (3.85%) Gherkin
4 2 (3.85%) XML
4 2 (3.85%) SOAP
4 2 (3.85%) J2EE
4 2 (3.85%) HTML
4 2 (3.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 25 (48.08%) Open Source
2 21 (40.38%) Client/Server
3 4 (7.69%) iSeries
4 3 (5.77%) AS400
5 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) UNIX
2 1 (1.92%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (76.92%) Automation Testing
2 40 (76.92%) Scrum
3 37 (71.15%) Kanban
4 34 (65.38%) Test Scripting
5 32 (61.54%) Load Testing
6 28 (53.85%) BDD
7 27 (51.92%) Software Testing
8 26 (50.00%) TDD
8 26 (50.00%) Test Management
9 16 (30.77%) Automated Testing
10 13 (25.00%) Project Management
11 8 (15.38%) Test Automation
12 5 (9.62%) Manual Testing
13 4 (7.69%) Performance Testing
14 3 (5.77%) Regression Testing
15 2 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
15 2 (3.85%) Non-Functional Testing
15 2 (3.85%) SOA
16 1 (1.92%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (78.85%) C#
2 33 (63.46%) Java
3 2 (3.85%) Scala
3 2 (3.85%) Groovy
3 2 (3.85%) XQuery
3 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.85%) SQL
3 2 (3.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 41 (78.85%) Security Cleared
2 34 (65.38%) SC Cleared
3 29 (55.77%) ISTQB
4 27 (51.92%) ISEB
5 1 (1.92%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 26 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Oracle
2 4 (7.69%) IBM
3 3 (5.77%) Informatica
4 2 (3.85%) HP
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