The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 130 107 115
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +8
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 10 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.36% 0.53% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.28% 3.46% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £305 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +38.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 - -
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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
438 376 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.60% 15.45% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 216 101
Average daily rate £340 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.85 £16.90 £38.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.50 £39.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.80%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

WebDriver
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

WebDriver Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

WebDriver
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebDriver across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

WebDriver Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
West Yorkshire -22 7 £300 -2.43%
South Yorkshire -10 2 £425 +88.88%
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 14 (100.00%) Selenium
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) Cucumber
4 8 (57.14%) BDD
4 8 (57.14%) Gherkin
4 8 (57.14%) Java
5 7 (50.00%) Scrum
5 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (42.86%) C#
6 6 (42.86%) SQL
7 5 (35.71%) Web Services
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
7 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
7 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (35.71%) TeamCity
7 5 (35.71%) SpecFlow
7 5 (35.71%) Automation Testing
8 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
8 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
8 4 (28.57%) QA
8 4 (28.57%) TDD
8 4 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (28.57%) .NET
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle
9 3 (21.43%) HTML
9 3 (21.43%) ISEB
9 3 (21.43%) XML
9 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
9 3 (21.43%) Finance

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Selenium
2 9 (64.29%) Cucumber
3 5 (35.71%) TeamCity
3 5 (35.71%) SpecFlow
4 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 4 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (21.43%) NUnit
5 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
6 2 (14.29%) Subversion
6 2 (14.29%) Maven
6 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 2 (14.29%) TestNG
7 1 (7.14%) JUnit
7 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
7 1 (7.14%) IntelliJ
7 1 (7.14%) JBehave
7 1 (7.14%) Capybara
7 1 (7.14%) Hudson
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Tester
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Gherkin
2 5 (35.71%) Web Services
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) XML
5 2 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) BDD
3 7 (50.00%) Scrum
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
4 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Automation Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 4 (28.57%) TDD
6 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
7 1 (7.14%) Open Source
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Kanban
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISEB
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle