The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 114 110 106
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 11 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.046% 0.048%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.16% 0.59% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Average daily rate £238 - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WebDriver
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
348 169 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.74% 7.84% 9.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 99 125
Average daily rate £345 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 7
Average hourly rate £21.50 £32.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.81% -15.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebDriver across the West Midlands region.

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

WebDriver
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebDriver across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

WebDriver Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Coventry - 4 £188 -
Staffordshire - 4 £319 -
Birmingham -3 2 £159 - 2
Shropshire - 1 - - 1
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 14 (93.33%) Selenium
2 7 (46.67%) Test Automation
3 6 (40.00%) Appium
3 6 (40.00%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 5 (33.33%) QA
4 5 (33.33%) Android
4 5 (33.33%) Cucumber
5 4 (26.67%) BDD
5 4 (26.67%) Automation Testing
5 4 (26.67%) JIRA
6 3 (20.00%) LAMP
6 3 (20.00%) RDF
6 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (20.00%) PHP
6 3 (20.00%) CSS3
6 3 (20.00%) Linked Data
6 3 (20.00%) PHPUnit
6 3 (20.00%) HTML5
6 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (13.33%) iOS SDK
7 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Android SDK
7 2 (13.33%) Scrum

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 1 (6.67%) Confluence
1 1 (6.67%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Selenium
2 6 (40.00%) Appium
2 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 4 (26.67%) JIRA
5 3 (20.00%) PHPUnit
6 1 (6.67%) AccuRev
6 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
6 1 (6.67%) Gatling
6 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Test Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Automation Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Tester
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) QA Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) CSS
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) CSS3
2 3 (20.00%) HTML5
2 3 (20.00%) LAMP
3 2 (13.33%) Android SDK
3 2 (13.33%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Linked Data
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Android
1 5 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Test Automation
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) Automation Testing
4 4 (26.67%) BDD
5 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (20.00%) RDF
5 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (13.33%) Compatibility Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.67%) Open Source
7 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Test Management
7 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
7 1 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) Groovy
3 1 (6.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
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