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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium WebDriver
England / Yorkshire
Rank 100 121 127
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +6
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 23 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.06% 0.60% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.39% 3.55% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 2
Median daily rate £388 £318 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.04% -2.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £513 £337
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.19 - -

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
360 479 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.67% 16.81% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 287 184
Median daily rate £410 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +22 16 £388 +23.01% 6
South Yorkshire -4 6 £405 +18.24% 1
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 50 (98.04%) Selenium
2 37 (72.55%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (72.55%) Java
2 37 (72.55%) Cucumber
3 28 (54.90%) Test Automation
4 27 (52.94%) Jenkins
5 25 (49.02%) TDD
6 22 (43.14%) Test Scripting
6 22 (43.14%) Scala
7 20 (39.22%) BDD
8 15 (29.41%) QA
8 15 (29.41%) Automated Testing
9 14 (27.45%) Git (software)
9 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
9 14 (27.45%) Automation Testing
10 13 (25.49%) GitHub
10 13 (25.49%) JSON
10 13 (25.49%) Scrum
11 11 (21.57%) Gherkin
12 10 (19.61%) RSpec
12 10 (19.61%) SDLC
12 10 (19.61%) Defect Tracking
12 10 (19.61%) XML
13 9 (17.65%) Unix
13 9 (17.65%) Python
13 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (15.69%) Maven
14 8 (15.69%) Web Testing
14 8 (15.69%) User Stories
15 7 (13.73%) System Integration 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 2 (3.92%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.49%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 50 (98.04%) Selenium
2 37 (72.55%) Cucumber
3 27 (52.94%) Jenkins
4 14 (27.45%) Git (software)
5 10 (19.61%) RSpec
6 8 (15.69%) Maven
7 7 (13.73%) JUnit
8 6 (11.76%) Grunt
8 6 (11.76%) Vagrant
9 5 (9.80%) JIRA
9 5 (9.80%) SoapUI
10 4 (7.84%) Hudson
10 4 (7.84%) JMeter
11 2 (3.92%) Ant
11 2 (3.92%) Appium
11 2 (3.92%) Bitbucket
11 2 (3.92%) Calabash
11 2 (3.92%) Gatling
11 2 (3.92%) GitLab
12 1 (1.96%) Capybara
General
1 7 (13.73%) Games
2 3 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Tester
2 20 (39.22%) Automation Tester
3 13 (25.49%) Developer
3 13 (25.49%) Selenium Tester
3 13 (25.49%) Test Engineer
4 12 (23.53%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 10 (19.61%) Developer in Test
5 10 (19.61%) Java Automation Tester
6 7 (13.73%) QA Engineer
6 7 (13.73%) QA Test Engineer
6 7 (13.73%) Quality Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Java Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Agile Tester
9 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Test Automation Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Analyst
10 2 (3.92%) Test Analyst
11 1 (1.96%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.49%) JSON
2 11 (21.57%) Gherkin
3 10 (19.61%) XML
4 7 (13.73%) HTML
5 4 (7.84%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (7.84%) RESTful
6 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 3 (5.88%) Backbone.js
6 3 (5.88%) Dropwizard
6 3 (5.88%) React
6 3 (5.88%) REST
6 3 (5.88%) RESTEasy
7 2 (3.92%) CSS
7 2 (3.92%) SOAP
8 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) User Experience
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Unix
2 6 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (72.55%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (54.90%) Test Automation
3 25 (49.02%) TDD
4 22 (43.14%) Test Scripting
5 20 (39.22%) BDD
6 15 (29.41%) Automated Testing
7 14 (27.45%) Automation Testing
8 13 (25.49%) Scrum
9 10 (19.61%) Defect Tracking
9 10 (19.61%) SDLC
10 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (15.69%) User Stories
11 8 (15.69%) Web Testing
12 7 (13.73%) Kanban
12 7 (13.73%) System Integration Testing
13 6 (11.76%) API Testing
13 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
13 6 (11.76%) OO
13 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (9.80%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (72.55%) Java
2 22 (43.14%) Scala
3 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
4 9 (17.65%) Python
5 7 (13.73%) Ruby
6 6 (11.76%) Bash Shell
7 5 (9.80%) C#
8 4 (7.84%) PHP
8 4 (7.84%) SQL
9 3 (5.88%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) ISEB
2 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (29.41%) QA
2 5 (9.80%) WCAG
3 3 (5.88%) SDET
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
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