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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 122 112 108
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 3 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.13% 0.22% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.11% 1.94% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 9
Average daily rate
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£326 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.78% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £263 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £368 £356
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 - - -
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
271 258 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.30% 11.40% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 143 147
Average daily rate £325 £320 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £55.00 - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 29 January 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
South Yorkshire - 3 £326 - 1
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
North Yorkshire - - - -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 8 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 3 (37.50%) REST
4 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) DSDM
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Retail
5 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
6 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
6 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (12.50%) TestNG
6 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (12.50%) QA
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
6 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 1 (12.50%) ISEB
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) VBScript
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) C#

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (12.50%) TestNG
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (37.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) DSDM
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VBScript
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA