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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 22 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 92 97 101
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 1 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.059% 0.45% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.47% 3.07% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 8
Average daily rate
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£320 £243 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.95% -19.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
215 228 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.70% 14.56% 18.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 155 183
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 5
Average hourly rate - £31.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +67.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Leeds +3 1 £320 +31.95% 3
Wakefield - - - -
Halifax - - - -
WebDriver
Yorkshire

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 13 (86.67%) Test Automation
2 13 (86.67%) BDD
3 12 (80.00%) ISEB
4 10 (66.67%) PHP
4 10 (66.67%) C#
4 10 (66.67%) Java
5 9 (60.00%) TDD
5 9 (60.00%) Cucumber
5 9 (60.00%) Ruby
6 8 (53.33%) QA
6 8 (53.33%) JBehave
6 8 (53.33%) User Stories
6 8 (53.33%) SoapUI
7 4 (26.67%) JMeter
7 4 (26.67%) RSpec
7 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
7 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (26.67%) JIRA
8 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (20.00%) SEO
9 2 (13.33%) Scrum
9 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
9 2 (13.33%) C++
9 2 (13.33%) HTML
9 2 (13.33%) .NET
9 2 (13.33%) CSS
10 1 (6.67%) JSP
10 1 (6.67%) Web Services

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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%) MQSeries
1 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 9 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (53.33%) JBehave
3 8 (53.33%) SoapUI
4 4 (26.67%) JMeter
4 4 (26.67%) RSpec
4 4 (26.67%) JIRA
5 1 (6.67%) JUnit
5 1 (6.67%) Firebug
5 1 (6.67%) Behat
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Automation Tester
1 8 (53.33%) Tester
2 4 (26.67%) Test Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) JSP
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) J2EE
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Test Automation
1 13 (86.67%) BDD
2 9 (60.00%) TDD
3 8 (53.33%) User Stories
4 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
4 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (20.00%) SEO
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
7 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Security Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) PHP
1 10 (66.67%) C#
1 10 (66.67%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) Ruby
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
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