Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 21 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 53 78
Rank change year-on-year -8 +25 -8
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 4 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.57% 0.81% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.67% 4.76% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 6
Cambridge median daily rate £338 £320 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.47% +34.74% -26.92%
10th Percentile £239 £239 £205
90th Percentile £461 £410 £308
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £305 £300 £265
% change year-on-year +1.67% +13.21% -35.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate £13.00 - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £13.00 - -

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 Cambridge with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 109 105 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 15.46% 16.94% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 72 141
Cambridge median daily rate £394 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.46% +8.28%
10th Percentile £313 £276 £258
90th Percentile £491 £471 £508
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £389
% change year-on-year - -3.54% +7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 0 7
Cambridge median hourly rate £42.50 - £50.00
10th Percentile £36.63 - £39.45
90th Percentile £86.13 - £60.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +8.75% -11.11% -5.26%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Cambridge

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebDriver in Cambridge

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in Cambridge over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebDriver in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) ColdFusion
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Life Science
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) QA Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Component Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SDET
4 1 (25.00%) Robot Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (25.00%) Gherkin

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (50.00%) ColdFusion
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) JBehave
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) JMeter
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) NUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Robot Framework
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer in Test
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) QA Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) ATDD
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Component Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) SDET
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (25.00%) Google