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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 54 74
Rank change year-on-year 0 +20  
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 1 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.17% 0.68% 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.22% 3.45% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £350 £325 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +54.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £13.50

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 82 116 120
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.95% 19.69% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 79 62
Median daily rate £356 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £288 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £488 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +40.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) Appium
3 3 (60.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (60.00%) JBehave
3 3 (60.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Back Office
5 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) JUnit
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (20.00%) Behat

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:

Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) Appium
3 3 (60.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (60.00%) JBehave
4 1 (20.00%) JUnit
4 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (40.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) QA Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) QA Automation Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (20.00%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Behat
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA