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 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
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank - 44 32
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 0.49% 2.18%
As % of the Development Applications category - 2.30% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £315 -
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 Cambridge with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 51 87 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 16.29% 21.32% 10.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 51 13
Median daily rate £350 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £315 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £488 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 0
Median hourly rate £39.00 £42.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -  
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 Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

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 Cambridge region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Appium
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis

WebDriver
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Appium
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) JBehave
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) RSpec
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Automation Tester
1 1 (33.33%) QA Automation Tester
1 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA