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 30 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.

Selenium WebDriver
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 55 43
Rank change year-on-year +7 -12  
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 5 5 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.93% 0.79% 3.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.56% 4.27% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Median daily rate £293 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -7.14%  
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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 90 117 84
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 16.67% 18.45% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 58 29
Median daily rate £325 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £488 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 4
Median hourly rate £39.00 £42.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +29.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 £20.35 £26.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £33.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

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

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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +2 4 £275 -15.38% 1
WebDriver
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 19 (100.00%) Selenium
2 17 (89.47%) Jenkins
2 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (84.21%) Java
4 14 (73.68%) TDD
4 14 (73.68%) Appium
5 13 (68.42%) Eclipse
5 13 (68.42%) Automation Testing
5 13 (68.42%) Cucumber
5 13 (68.42%) QA
5 13 (68.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (57.89%) JBehave
7 9 (47.37%) Regression Testing
8 8 (42.11%) Back Office
8 8 (42.11%) Finance
8 8 (42.11%) Test Scripting
9 7 (36.84%) Manual Testing
9 7 (36.84%) BDD
10 6 (31.58%) Defect Management
11 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
11 5 (26.32%) Banking
12 4 (21.05%) Scrum
13 3 (15.79%) C#
13 3 (15.79%) JUnit
13 3 (15.79%) Degree
13 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
14 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
14 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
14 2 (10.53%) Git (software)

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (100.00%) Selenium
2 17 (89.47%) Jenkins
3 14 (73.68%) Appium
4 13 (68.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (68.42%) Cucumber
4 13 (68.42%) Eclipse
5 11 (57.89%) JBehave
6 3 (15.79%) JUnit
7 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
7 2 (10.53%) JIRA
8 1 (5.26%) NUnit
8 1 (5.26%) RSpec
8 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
8 1 (5.26%) Subversion
8 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (42.11%) Back Office
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Analyst
2 14 (73.68%) Test Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) QA Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Tester
4 4 (21.05%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Automation Tester
5 3 (15.79%) QA Automation Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) QA Tester
5 3 (15.79%) Test Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Java Automation Tester
6 2 (10.53%) QA Automation Tester
6 2 (10.53%) Software Tester
6 2 (10.53%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) QA Automation Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Software Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Behat
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) Gherkin
1 1 (5.26%) REST
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) TDD
3 13 (68.42%) Automation Testing
4 9 (47.37%) Regression Testing
5 8 (42.11%) Test Scripting
6 7 (36.84%) BDD
6 7 (36.84%) Manual Testing
7 6 (31.58%) Defect Management
8 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
9 4 (21.05%) Scrum
10 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
11 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
12 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
12 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
12 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
12 1 (5.26%) Defect Tracking
12 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
12 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (68.42%) QA