The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Wales region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 49 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 21 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.79% - 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.56% - 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 2
Average daily rate
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£325 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
135 53 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 17.95% 9.87% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 38 47
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £268 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £52.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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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 29 July 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
South Wales - 19 £325 -
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WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 38 (100.00%) Selenium
2 35 (92.11%) Java
3 28 (73.68%) Scrum
3 28 (73.68%) Automation Testing
4 27 (71.05%) Security Cleared
5 26 (68.42%) BDD
5 26 (68.42%) JIRA
5 26 (68.42%) C#
6 23 (60.53%) Test Scripting
6 23 (60.53%) SC Cleared
7 22 (57.89%) Test Management
7 22 (57.89%) Maven
7 22 (57.89%) JUnit
8 21 (55.26%) ISTQB
8 21 (55.26%) Load Testing
8 21 (55.26%) HP Quality Center
8 21 (55.26%) Kanban
8 21 (55.26%) Jenkins
9 20 (52.63%) Subversion
9 20 (52.63%) Bugzilla
10 19 (50.00%) TDD
10 19 (50.00%) JMeter
10 19 (50.00%) SharePoint
10 19 (50.00%) ISEB
10 19 (50.00%) Ant
10 19 (50.00%) Open Source
10 19 (50.00%) TestNG
11 18 (47.37%) .NET
11 18 (47.37%) Software Testing
12 17 (44.74%) .NET Framework

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 19 (50.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) HTTP
1 3 (7.89%) SSL
1 3 (7.89%) Internet
Development Applications
1 38 (100.00%) Selenium
2 26 (68.42%) JIRA
3 22 (57.89%) Maven
3 22 (57.89%) JUnit
4 21 (55.26%) Jenkins
5 20 (52.63%) Bugzilla
5 20 (52.63%) Subversion
6 19 (50.00%) JMeter
6 19 (50.00%) Ant
6 19 (50.00%) TestNG
7 17 (44.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (44.74%) TortoiseSVN
8 8 (21.05%) JBehave
8 8 (21.05%) Cucumber
9 3 (7.89%) Hudson
9 3 (7.89%) SoapUI
9 3 (7.89%) Mercurial
9 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
9 3 (7.89%) Apache Ivy
10 2 (5.26%) eggPlant
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Tester
2 10 (26.32%) Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Test Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Test Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Automation Tester
4 3 (7.89%) Automation Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Security Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Automated Test Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (5.26%) Lead Tester
5 2 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Trainer
6 1 (2.63%) Web Team Leader
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Automation Tester
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (47.37%) .NET
2 17 (44.74%) .NET Framework
3 10 (26.32%) Web Services
4 8 (21.05%) RESTful
5 5 (13.16%) XML
5 5 (13.16%) SOAP
6 3 (7.89%) HTML
6 3 (7.89%) J2EE
6 3 (7.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (50.00%) Open Source
2 17 (44.74%) Client/Server
3 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
4 4 (10.53%) iSeries
5 3 (7.89%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (7.89%) AS400
6 1 (2.63%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) Scrum
1 28 (73.68%) Automation Testing
2 26 (68.42%) BDD
3 23 (60.53%) Test Scripting
4 22 (57.89%) Test Management
5 21 (55.26%) Load Testing
5 21 (55.26%) Kanban
6 19 (50.00%) TDD
7 18 (47.37%) Software Testing
8 15 (39.47%) Automated Testing
9 11 (28.95%) Test Automation
10 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (18.42%) SOA
12 4 (10.53%) Project Management
13 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
14 2 (5.26%) Manual Testing
14 2 (5.26%) Mobile Commerce
14 2 (5.26%) Performance Testing
15 1 (2.63%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (92.11%) Java
2 26 (68.42%) C#
3 5 (13.16%) SQL
4 3 (7.89%) XQuery
4 3 (7.89%) XPath
4 3 (7.89%) Groovy
4 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (71.05%) Security Cleared
2 23 (60.53%) SC Cleared
3 21 (55.26%) ISTQB
4 19 (50.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 21 (55.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) IBM
3 3 (7.89%) HP
3 3 (7.89%) Informatica