The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 86 129 97
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -32
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 37 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.98% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.98% 0.88% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 2 1
Median daily rate £350 £295 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% -21.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £320 £363
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -11.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.37 - -
WebDriver
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
337 454 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.99% 19.89% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 305 139
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £267 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.81% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.78
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.89%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing WebDriver as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

WebDriver
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebDriver across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

WebDriver Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Leeds +40 34 £350 +18.64% 2
Bradford - 1 - -
Halifax - 1 £325 -
WebDriver
Yorkshire

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 54 (100.00%) Selenium
2 40 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (62.96%) Java
4 31 (57.41%) Cucumber
5 24 (44.44%) Jenkins
6 21 (38.89%) Test Scripting
7 20 (37.04%) Automation Testing
8 18 (33.33%) BDD
9 17 (31.48%) Scala
10 16 (29.63%) Test Automation
11 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
11 15 (27.78%) TDD
12 14 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (25.93%) QA
13 13 (24.07%) Scrum
13 13 (24.07%) XML
14 12 (22.22%) JSON
14 12 (22.22%) Git (software)
14 12 (22.22%) GitHub
15 11 (20.37%) Unix
15 11 (20.37%) ISEB
16 10 (18.52%) Maven
16 10 (18.52%) Automated Testing
17 9 (16.67%) SDLC
17 9 (16.67%) RSpec
17 9 (16.67%) SoapUI
17 9 (16.67%) JIRA
17 9 (16.67%) C#
18 8 (14.81%) OO
18 8 (14.81%) Linux

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 12 (22.22%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 54 (100.00%) Selenium
2 31 (57.41%) Cucumber
3 24 (44.44%) Jenkins
4 12 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 10 (18.52%) Maven
6 9 (16.67%) JIRA
6 9 (16.67%) RSpec
6 9 (16.67%) SoapUI
7 7 (12.96%) Vagrant
8 6 (11.11%) Grunt
8 6 (11.11%) JUnit
9 4 (7.41%) Hudson
10 3 (5.56%) SpecFlow
11 2 (3.70%) Ant
11 2 (3.70%) Bitbucket
11 2 (3.70%) GitLab
11 2 (3.70%) JMeter
12 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
12 1 (1.85%) JSUnit
12 1 (1.85%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (11.11%) Games
2 4 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Analyst
1 19 (35.19%) Test Analyst
2 15 (27.78%) Automation Test Analyst
3 12 (22.22%) Developer
3 12 (22.22%) Tester
4 10 (18.52%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 10 (18.52%) Test Engineer
5 9 (16.67%) Automation Tester
5 9 (16.67%) Developer in Test
6 7 (12.96%) Agile Test Analyst
6 7 (12.96%) QA Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) QA Test Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) Quality Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) Selenium Tester
8 5 (9.26%) Java Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 4 (7.41%) Software Developer
10 3 (5.56%) Java Developer
11 2 (3.70%) Manual Test Analyst
11 2 (3.70%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.07%) XML
2 12 (22.22%) JSON
3 6 (11.11%) HTML
4 5 (9.26%) Gherkin
5 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 3 (5.56%) Backbone.js
5 3 (5.56%) Dropwizard
5 3 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (5.56%) React
5 3 (5.56%) RESTEasy
5 3 (5.56%) SOAP
6 2 (3.70%) RESTful
6 2 (3.70%) Spring
6 2 (3.70%) Web Services
7 1 (1.85%) Middleware
7 1 (1.85%) Node.js
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.85%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) User Experience
2 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) Unix
2 8 (14.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (38.89%) Test Scripting
3 20 (37.04%) Automation Testing
4 18 (33.33%) BDD
5 16 (29.63%) Test Automation
6 15 (27.78%) TDD
7 14 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (24.07%) Scrum
9 10 (18.52%) Automated Testing
10 9 (16.67%) SDLC
11 8 (14.81%) Defect Tracking
11 8 (14.81%) OO
12 7 (12.96%) Functional Testing
12 7 (12.96%) Web Testing
13 6 (11.11%) Kanban
13 6 (11.11%) User Stories
14 5 (9.26%) Software Testing
15 4 (7.41%) Exploratory Testing
15 4 (7.41%) Software Delivery
16 3 (5.56%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (62.96%) Java
2 17 (31.48%) Scala
3 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.67%) C#
5 7 (12.96%) Python
5 7 (12.96%) Ruby
6 6 (11.11%) SQL
7 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.70%) Groovy
8 2 (3.70%) PHP
9 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) ISEB
2 7 (12.96%) ISTQB
3 4 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.93%) QA
2 4 (7.41%) SDET
2 4 (7.41%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle