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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 98 120 110
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -10
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 33 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.17% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.75% 1.90% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 5
Median daily rate £525 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -22.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £13.50 -
% change year-on-year
+222.22% -
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
426 263 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.10% 10.34% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 166 129
Median daily rate £430 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £432 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 21
Median hourly rate £25.00 £34.20 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.90% -8.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £30.38 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.24 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.45% -1.67%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing WebDriver as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire - 21 £525 -
Warwickshire - 7 £405 -
Birmingham 0 3 £150 -50.00% 2
Staffordshire +7 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £125 -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 41 (78.85%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (67.31%) Java
3 29 (55.77%) Scala
4 28 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 27 (51.92%) Scrum
6 26 (50.00%) Selenium
6 26 (50.00%) Node.js
7 25 (48.08%) Puppet
7 25 (48.08%) MongoDB
7 25 (48.08%) Play Framework
7 25 (48.08%) Microservices
7 25 (48.08%) JSON
8 21 (40.38%) Continuous Delivery
9 20 (38.46%) Open Source
10 15 (28.85%) Jenkins
10 15 (28.85%) Appium
11 14 (26.92%) DevOps
11 14 (26.92%) Software Architecture
12 12 (23.08%) Spring
12 12 (23.08%) Mobile App
12 12 (23.08%) Spring Boot
13 11 (21.15%) Security Cleared
13 11 (21.15%) Test Automation
13 11 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (19.23%) SC Cleared
15 9 (17.31%) QA
15 9 (17.31%) Cucumber
15 9 (17.31%) Automated Testing
16 8 (15.38%) Git (software)
17 7 (13.46%) Atlassian Bamboo

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (1.92%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.77%) MS Office
1 3 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (9.62%) Heroku
3 1 (1.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (48.08%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (50.00%) Selenium
2 15 (28.85%) Appium
2 15 (28.85%) Jenkins
3 9 (17.31%) Cucumber
4 8 (15.38%) Git (software)
5 7 (13.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (13.46%) Maven
6 5 (9.62%) JIRA
7 3 (5.77%) Spock
7 3 (5.77%) TestNG
8 2 (3.85%) AccuRev
9 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.92%) Gatling
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) Architect
2 22 (42.31%) Digital Architect
3 18 (34.62%) Software Architect
4 14 (26.92%) Tester
5 11 (21.15%) Java Architect
6 10 (19.23%) Automation Tester
7 8 (15.38%) Analyst
7 8 (15.38%) Test Analyst
8 5 (9.62%) Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Java Software Architect
8 5 (9.62%) Mobile Tester
8 5 (9.62%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 5 (9.62%) Selenium Tester
9 4 (7.69%) Digital Technical Architect
9 4 (7.69%) QA Automation Tester
9 4 (7.69%) QA Tester
9 4 (7.69%) Technical Architect
10 3 (5.77%) Java Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Performance Tester
10 3 (5.77%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (48.08%) JSON
1 25 (48.08%) Play Framework
2 12 (23.08%) Spring
2 12 (23.08%) Spring Boot
3 4 (7.69%) CSS
3 4 (7.69%) HTML
4 2 (3.85%) Android SDK
4 2 (3.85%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Android
1 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (78.85%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (51.92%) Scrum
3 25 (48.08%) Microservices
4 21 (40.38%) Continuous Delivery
5 20 (38.46%) Open Source
6 14 (26.92%) DevOps
6 14 (26.92%) Software Architecture
7 11 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (21.15%) Test Automation
8 9 (17.31%) Automated Testing
9 6 (11.54%) Functional Testing
10 5 (9.62%) TDD
11 4 (7.69%) Automation Testing
11 4 (7.69%) BDD
11 4 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
11 4 (7.69%) QA Automation
11 4 (7.69%) Test Scripting
11 4 (7.69%) User Stories
12 3 (5.77%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 35 (67.31%) Java
2 29 (55.77%) Scala
3 28 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) Security Cleared
2 10 (19.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.92%) ISEB
3 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) QA
Systems Management
1 25 (48.08%) Puppet
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