The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for WebDriver skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium WebDriver
South East / Berkshire
Rank 84 124 113
Rank change year-on-year +40 -11  
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 15 2 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.83% 0.081% 0.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.21% 0.98% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 21
Median daily rate £450 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +19.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £425 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £43.50 -
% change year-on-year +14.94% -  

WebDriver is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 208 205 295
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 11.47% 8.33% 10.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 122 164
Median daily rate £450 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 3
Median hourly rate £23.25 £111.50 £73.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -79.14% +51.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £46.50 £19.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £175.00 £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing WebDriver as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Berkshire

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WebDriver in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for WebDriver in Berkshire

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in Berkshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebDriver in Berkshire

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Bracknell - 10 £450 -
Reading - 2 £305 - 1
Newbury +2 1 £300 - 2
WebDriver
South East

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 43 (97.73%) Selenium
2 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (65.91%) BDD
4 24 (54.55%) Test Automation
4 24 (54.55%) TDD
4 24 (54.55%) Scrum
4 24 (54.55%) Java
5 20 (45.45%) XML
6 19 (43.18%) HTTP
6 19 (43.18%) Python
6 19 (43.18%) JSON
6 19 (43.18%) Ruby
6 19 (43.18%) Groovy
7 18 (40.91%) REST
7 18 (40.91%) eggPlant
7 18 (40.91%) JMeter
8 17 (38.64%) CMS
8 17 (38.64%) Project Management
8 17 (38.64%) OOP
8 17 (38.64%) Ant
8 17 (38.64%) Content Management
8 17 (38.64%) Maven
8 17 (38.64%) Apache Ivy
8 17 (38.64%) Gradle
8 17 (38.64%) Bitbucket
9 16 (36.36%) Splunk
9 16 (36.36%) Sitecore CMS
9 16 (36.36%) Sitecore
9 16 (36.36%) OO
10 15 (34.09%) Automated Testing

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 17 (38.64%) CMS
2 16 (36.36%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.27%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (43.18%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 43 (97.73%) Selenium
2 18 (40.91%) eggPlant
2 18 (40.91%) JMeter
3 17 (38.64%) Ant
3 17 (38.64%) Apache Ivy
3 17 (38.64%) Bitbucket
3 17 (38.64%) Gradle
3 17 (38.64%) Maven
4 12 (27.27%) Cucumber
4 12 (27.27%) SoapUI
5 8 (18.18%) JIRA
6 6 (13.64%) Git (software)
7 5 (11.36%) Gatling
7 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
7 5 (11.36%) NeoLoad
8 4 (9.09%) Appium
9 3 (6.82%) Subversion
9 3 (6.82%) TeamCity
10 2 (4.55%) Bugzilla
10 2 (4.55%) JUnit
General
1 3 (6.82%) Retail
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Analyst
2 15 (34.09%) Test Analyst
3 14 (31.82%) Developer
4 13 (29.55%) Developer in Test
5 11 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 11 (25.00%) Tester
6 7 (15.91%) QA Analyst
6 7 (15.91%) QA Automation Analyst
6 7 (15.91%) QA Test Analyst
7 6 (13.64%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 4 (9.09%) Automation Tester
8 4 (9.09%) Performance Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) Mobile Tester
9 3 (6.82%) Software Analyst
9 3 (6.82%) Software Test Analyst
9 3 (6.82%) Software Tester
9 3 (6.82%) Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) Test Engineer
10 2 (4.55%) Lead Test Analyst
10 2 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (45.45%) XML
2 19 (43.18%) JSON
3 18 (40.91%) REST
4 11 (25.00%) Web Services
5 8 (18.18%) SOAP
6 5 (11.36%) React
7 4 (9.09%) .NET
8 3 (6.82%) Gherkin
9 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.27%) Behat
10 1 (2.27%) CSS
10 1 (2.27%) HTML
10 1 (2.27%) HTML5
10 1 (2.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Android
1 5 (11.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (65.91%) BDD
3 24 (54.55%) Scrum
3 24 (54.55%) TDD
3 24 (54.55%) Test Automation
4 17 (38.64%) Content Management
4 17 (38.64%) OOP
4 17 (38.64%) Project Management
5 16 (36.36%) OO
6 15 (34.09%) Automated Testing
7 14 (31.82%) Manual Testing
8 12 (27.27%) Visualisation
9 11 (25.00%) Security Testing
10 7 (15.91%) Data Protection
11 5 (11.36%) QA Automation
12 4 (9.09%) Performance Engineering
12 4 (9.09%) Quality Management
12 4 (9.09%) Risk Management
12 4 (9.09%) Software Delivery
12 4 (9.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) Java
2 19 (43.18%) Groovy
2 19 (43.18%) Python
2 19 (43.18%) Ruby
3 14 (31.82%) C++
4 10 (22.73%) C#
5 9 (20.45%) SQL
6 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.27%) PHP
7 1 (2.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) ISTQB
1 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) HP Fortify
2 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Sitecore
1 16 (36.36%) Splunk
2 5 (11.36%) HP
3 2 (4.55%) Capita
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle
Newbury, Berkshire
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