The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium WebDriver
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 28 28 39
Rank change year-on-year 0 +11  
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.73% 1.07% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.69% 11.76% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £165 £431 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -61.73% -  
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 Brighton with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 13 17 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 9.49% 9.09% 24.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 28
Median daily rate £394 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.68% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £313 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £57.50
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 Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton 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 Brighton

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebDriver in Brighton

WebDriver
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Brighton region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (25.00%) Calabash
3 1 (25.00%) Appium
3 1 (25.00%) SDET

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Appium
3 1 (25.00%) Calabash
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Junior
2 2 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Junior QA Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Junior Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) SDET