Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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.

Selenium WebDriver
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 139 159
Rank change year-on-year -12 +20 +15
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 15 30 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.37% 0.71% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.99% 6.86% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 19
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.41% -5.33%
10th Percentile £306 £320 £345
90th Percentile £538 £431 £466
South East median daily rate £395 £358 £360
% change year-on-year +10.49% -0.69% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -

WebDriver is in the Development Applications category. The following 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.

All Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 501 437 398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.25% 10.34% 7.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 260 236
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% -1.33%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £251
90th Percentile £538 £525 £484
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 10
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.50 £105.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.10% +200.00% -9.68%
10th Percentile £13.88 £45.50 £24.80
90th Percentile £50.25 £172.50 £44.50
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing WebDriver as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +8 4 £398 -11.67% 1
Reading +7 4 £525 +50.00% 1
Maidenhead -11 2 £325 -7.14%
Windsor - 1 £375 -
WebDriver
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 11 (73.33%) Test Automation
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (53.33%) TDD
4 8 (53.33%) Java
5 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (33.33%) C#
6 5 (33.33%) QA
6 5 (33.33%) BDD
7 4 (26.67%) Web Services
7 4 (26.67%) OO
8 3 (20.00%) Python
8 3 (20.00%) XML
8 3 (20.00%) OOP
8 3 (20.00%) Mocha
8 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
8 3 (20.00%) Node.js
8 3 (20.00%) RESTful
8 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (20.00%) webpack
8 3 (20.00%) Babel
8 3 (20.00%) Redux
8 3 (20.00%) Jest
9 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (13.33%) Scenario Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Gatling
9 2 (13.33%) QA Automation
9 2 (13.33%) HP Fortify
9 2 (13.33%) React
9 2 (13.33%) Appium

WebDriver
Co-occurring 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 2 (13.33%) CMS
1 2 (13.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (20.00%) Babel
2 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (20.00%) Mocha
2 3 (20.00%) webpack
3 2 (13.33%) Ant
3 2 (13.33%) Apache Ivy
3 2 (13.33%) Appium
3 2 (13.33%) Bitbucket
3 2 (13.33%) eggPlant
3 2 (13.33%) Gatling
3 2 (13.33%) Gradle
3 2 (13.33%) JMeter
3 2 (13.33%) Maven
3 2 (13.33%) NeoLoad
3 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
3 2 (13.33%) SpecFlow
4 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Tester
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Tester
4 2 (13.33%) QA Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) QA Automation Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) AWS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Automation Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) Jest
2 3 (20.00%) Node.js
2 3 (20.00%) Redux
2 3 (20.00%) RESTful
2 3 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) JSON
3 2 (13.33%) React
3 2 (13.33%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Test Automation
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) TDD
4 5 (33.33%) BDD
5 4 (26.67%) OO
6 3 (20.00%) OOP
7 2 (13.33%) Content Management
7 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) QA Automation
7 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 2 (13.33%) Scenario Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
8 1 (6.67%) Build Automation
8 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (20.00%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) Groovy
5 2 (13.33%) Ruby
6 1 (6.67%) C++
6 1 (6.67%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) HP
1 2 (13.33%) Sitecore
1 2 (13.33%) Splunk
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe