The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium WebDriver
England / Yorkshire
Rank 105 123 126
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +3
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 20 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.91% 0.65% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.63% 3.85% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 3
Median daily rate £375 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £288 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £469 £337
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.87 - -

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
432 468 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.70% 16.80% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 306 200
Median daily rate £400 £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +26.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing WebDriver as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire +15 15 £375 +19.04%
South Yorkshire +6 5 £450 +32.35%
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 46 (93.88%) Selenium
2 36 (73.47%) Java
3 35 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (69.39%) Cucumber
5 26 (53.06%) Test Automation
6 24 (48.98%) Jenkins
7 21 (42.86%) Scala
8 20 (40.82%) BDD
8 20 (40.82%) TDD
9 18 (36.73%) Test Scripting
9 18 (36.73%) Git (software)
10 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
11 14 (28.57%) Automated Testing
12 13 (26.53%) QA
12 13 (26.53%) GitHub
13 12 (24.49%) JSON
13 12 (24.49%) Scrum
14 11 (22.45%) XML
15 10 (20.41%) Python
15 10 (20.41%) JIRA
15 10 (20.41%) Gherkin
16 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (18.37%) Kanban
16 9 (18.37%) SDLC
16 9 (18.37%) Defect Tracking
16 9 (18.37%) Automation Testing
16 9 (18.37%) HTML
17 8 (16.33%) Unix
17 8 (16.33%) Maven
17 8 (16.33%) API Testing

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.12%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.53%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 46 (93.88%) Selenium
2 34 (69.39%) Cucumber
3 24 (48.98%) Jenkins
4 18 (36.73%) Git (software)
5 10 (20.41%) JIRA
6 8 (16.33%) Maven
7 7 (14.29%) RSpec
8 6 (12.24%) Gatling
8 6 (12.24%) Grunt
8 6 (12.24%) Vagrant
9 5 (10.20%) JMeter
9 5 (10.20%) SoapUI
10 4 (8.16%) JUnit
11 3 (6.12%) Hudson
12 2 (4.08%) Ant
12 2 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (4.08%) Bitbucket
12 2 (4.08%) GitLab
12 2 (4.08%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.16%) Games
2 3 (6.12%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) German Language
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Tester
2 19 (38.78%) Automation Tester
3 13 (26.53%) Developer
4 12 (24.49%) Selenium Tester
5 11 (22.45%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 10 (20.41%) Developer in Test
6 10 (20.41%) Java Automation Tester
7 8 (16.33%) Test Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) QA Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) QA Test Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Quality Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Software Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) Agile Tester
9 3 (6.12%) Java Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Java Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) Test Automation Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Analyst
10 2 (4.08%) Performance Tester
10 2 (4.08%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) JSON
2 11 (22.45%) XML
3 10 (20.41%) Gherkin
4 9 (18.37%) HTML
5 6 (12.24%) CSS
6 5 (10.20%) REST
7 4 (8.16%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (8.16%) RESTful
8 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
8 3 (6.12%) Backbone.js
8 3 (6.12%) Dropwizard
8 3 (6.12%) React
8 3 (6.12%) RESTEasy
9 2 (4.08%) SOAP
10 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Unix
2 6 (12.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (53.06%) Test Automation
3 20 (40.82%) BDD
3 20 (40.82%) TDD
4 18 (36.73%) Test Scripting
5 14 (28.57%) Automated Testing
6 12 (24.49%) Scrum
7 9 (18.37%) Automation Testing
7 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (18.37%) Defect Tracking
7 9 (18.37%) Kanban
7 9 (18.37%) SDLC
8 8 (16.33%) API Testing
9 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
10 6 (12.24%) OO
10 6 (12.24%) Performance Testing
10 6 (12.24%) System Integration Testing
10 6 (12.24%) User Stories
11 5 (10.20%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (73.47%) Java
2 21 (42.86%) Scala
3 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.41%) Python
5 7 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 5 (10.20%) Ruby
6 5 (10.20%) SQL
7 4 (8.16%) C#
7 4 (8.16%) Groovy
8 3 (6.12%) PHP
9 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) ISEB
2 2 (4.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.53%) QA
2 4 (8.16%) SDET
3 3 (6.12%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (4.08%) Atlassian
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft