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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 117 108 123
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 5 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.20% 0.54% 0.040%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.58% 3.99% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £271 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.24% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
317 301 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.42% 13.49% 12.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 202 137
Average daily rate £335 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £243 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £410 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.90% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Average hourly rate £14.87 £31.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.04% +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.90 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +2.85%

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
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 24 October 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
West Yorkshire -17 4 £375 +38.24% 5
South Yorkshire - - - -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 13 (86.67%) Java
3 12 (80.00%) Cucumber
4 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (53.33%) C#
5 8 (53.33%) PHP
5 8 (53.33%) BDD
6 7 (46.67%) Test Automation
6 7 (46.67%) Ruby
6 7 (46.67%) QA
6 7 (46.67%) TDD
7 6 (40.00%) ISEB
7 6 (40.00%) User Stories
7 6 (40.00%) SoapUI
7 6 (40.00%) JBehave
8 4 (26.67%) SQL
9 3 (20.00%) SOAP
9 3 (20.00%) MVC
9 3 (20.00%) Migration
9 3 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (20.00%) OO
9 3 (20.00%) DSDM
9 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
9 3 (20.00%) REST
10 2 (13.33%) Retail
10 2 (13.33%) CSS
10 2 (13.33%) C++
10 2 (13.33%) HTML
10 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
10 2 (13.33%) .NET

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) MQSeries
1 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 12 (80.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (40.00%) SoapUI
3 6 (40.00%) JBehave
4 3 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (6.67%) JIRA
5 1 (6.67%) Firebug
5 1 (6.67%) Behat
5 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (6.67%) MSTest
5 1 (6.67%) JUnit
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Tester
1 11 (73.33%) Automation Tester
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Automation Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) QA Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) SOAP
1 3 (20.00%) REST
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) Spring
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) JSP
3 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) BDD
3 7 (46.67%) Test Automation
3 7 (46.67%) TDD
4 6 (40.00%) User Stories
5 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (20.00%) DSDM
5 3 (20.00%) MVC
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Black-Box Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) PHP
3 7 (46.67%) Ruby
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) C++
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
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