Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 18 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 73 104
Rank change year-on-year -9 +31 +1
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 14 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.99% 0.97% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.45% 6.25% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 7
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £305 £300 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.67% +13.21% -35.76%
10th Percentile £250 £253 £205
90th Percentile £398 £395 £329
East of England median daily rate £344 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +5.77% +8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £13.00 - -
East of England 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 217 176 284
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 15.40% 15.51% 17.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 91 167
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £293 £263 £261
90th Percentile £488 £438 £508
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 9
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.75% -11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £37.00 £32.50 £37.35
90th Percentile £100.00 £46.10 £60.00
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.56 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.78% +1.41% +6.67%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Cambridgeshire

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebDriver in Cambridgeshire

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebDriver in Cambridgeshire

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Peterborough -14 5 £305 +6.09%
Cambridge -7 4 £338 +5.47% 1
WebDriver
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (92.86%) Test Automation
2 10 (71.43%) Manual Testing
2 10 (71.43%) Selenium
2 10 (71.43%) NUnit
3 9 (64.29%) Scrum
4 8 (57.14%) C#
4 8 (57.14%) Java
5 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (50.00%) Cucumber
5 7 (50.00%) BDD
6 6 (42.86%) Gherkin
6 6 (42.86%) TDD
6 6 (42.86%) Finance
6 6 (42.86%) JUnit
6 6 (42.86%) .NET
7 5 (35.71%) Regression Testing
7 5 (35.71%) JIRA
7 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (35.71%) ATDD
7 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
7 5 (35.71%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
8 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
8 4 (28.57%) SDET
8 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (28.57%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 4 (28.57%) Component Testing
8 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
8 4 (28.57%) System Testing

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (28.57%) Confluence
1 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) ColdFusion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) NUnit
1 10 (71.43%) Selenium
2 7 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (42.86%) JUnit
4 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
4 5 (35.71%) JIRA
5 4 (28.57%) JBehave
5 4 (28.57%) JMeter
5 4 (28.57%) Maven
5 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
6 3 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (21.43%) FitNesse
6 3 (21.43%) Robot Framework
6 3 (21.43%) TeamCity
7 2 (14.29%) RSpec
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Tester
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Tester
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Automation Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) QA Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Development Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Manual Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Development Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) Gherkin
2 4 (28.57%) JSON
2 4 (28.57%) RESTful
2 4 (28.57%) Spring
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (92.86%) Test Automation
2 10 (71.43%) Manual Testing
3 9 (64.29%) Scrum
4 7 (50.00%) BDD
5 6 (42.86%) TDD
6 5 (35.71%) ATDD
6 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Regression Testing
7 4 (28.57%) Component Testing
7 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (28.57%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
7 4 (28.57%) Kanban
7 4 (28.57%) Open Source
7 4 (28.57%) SDET
7 4 (28.57%) System Testing
7 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) C++
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Atlassian
2 2 (14.29%) Twitter
3 1 (7.14%) Google