Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 24 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 114 142
Rank change year-on-year +1 +28 -15
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 38 36 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.18% 1.09% 0.031%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.80% 7.35% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 1
East Midlands median daily rate £380 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.59% +6.25% -11.11%
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 559 490 381
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.40% 14.86% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 315 198
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £357
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +11.97% +5.85%
10th Percentile £275 £300 £275
90th Percentile £500 £533 £481
England median daily rate £455 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +7.06% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 7
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.43% +84.44% -40.00%
10th Percentile £40.50 £39.80 £18.45
90th Percentile £52.72 £43.65 £42.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing WebDriver as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in the East Midlands

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebDriver in the East Midlands

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebDriver in the East Midlands

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 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
Nottinghamshire -2 24 £378 -11.18% 6
Northamptonshire +14 2 £438 -12.50%
Derbyshire - 1 £350 -
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 38 (100.00%) Selenium
2 34 (89.47%) Test Automation
3 22 (57.89%) Java
4 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (44.74%) BDD
6 13 (34.21%) Protractor
6 13 (34.21%) ISTQB
7 12 (31.58%) Retail
7 12 (31.58%) QA
7 12 (31.58%) HTML
8 11 (28.95%) CSS
8 11 (28.95%) ISEB
9 10 (26.32%) Karma Test Runner
9 10 (26.32%) TypeScript
9 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
9 10 (26.32%) Angular 2
10 9 (23.68%) gulp
11 8 (21.05%) webpack
11 8 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (21.05%) Jasmine
11 8 (21.05%) Sass
11 8 (21.05%) CSS3
11 8 (21.05%) Cucumber
11 8 (21.05%) Open Source
11 8 (21.05%) HTML5
12 7 (18.42%) Bower
12 7 (18.42%) Grunt
12 7 (18.42%) User Experience
12 7 (18.42%) C#
12 7 (18.42%) npm

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 7 (18.42%) npm
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (100.00%) Selenium
2 13 (34.21%) Protractor
3 10 (26.32%) Karma Test Runner
4 9 (23.68%) gulp
5 8 (21.05%) Cucumber
5 8 (21.05%) Jasmine
5 8 (21.05%) webpack
6 7 (18.42%) Bower
6 7 (18.42%) Grunt
7 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
7 4 (10.53%) NUnit
8 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
8 3 (7.89%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (7.89%) TeamCity
9 2 (5.26%) FitNesse
9 2 (5.26%) JIRA
9 2 (5.26%) Moq
9 2 (5.26%) Ranorex
9 2 (5.26%) SoapUI
9 2 (5.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (31.58%) Retail
2 6 (15.79%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Analyst
1 12 (31.58%) Automation Test Analyst
1 12 (31.58%) Senior Analyst
1 12 (31.58%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
1 12 (31.58%) Senior Test Analyst
1 12 (31.58%) Test Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Tester
4 4 (10.53%) User Experience Architect
4 4 (10.53%) UX Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Automation Test Lead
5 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Test Automation Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Test Leader
5 3 (7.89%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.26%) QA Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) HTML
2 11 (28.95%) CSS
3 10 (26.32%) Angular 2
3 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
4 8 (21.05%) CSS3
4 8 (21.05%) HTML5
4 8 (21.05%) Sass
4 8 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (15.79%) LESS
6 4 (10.53%) .NET
6 4 (10.53%) RESTful
7 3 (7.89%) .NET Core
7 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (5.26%) Velocity
9 1 (2.63%) JDBC
9 1 (2.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) User Experience
2 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (89.47%) Test Automation
2 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (44.74%) BDD
4 8 (21.05%) Open Source
5 6 (15.79%) OO
5 6 (15.79%) Scrum
5 6 (15.79%) TDD
6 5 (13.16%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.16%) OOP
6 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.16%) Wireframes
7 4 (10.53%) User Stories
8 3 (7.89%) Analytics
8 3 (7.89%) DevOps
8 3 (7.89%) Front End Development
8 3 (7.89%) Manual Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Conflict Management
9 2 (5.26%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) Java
2 10 (26.32%) TypeScript
3 7 (18.42%) C#
4 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) ISTQB
2 11 (28.95%) ISEB
3 5 (13.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (13.16%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (31.58%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Capita
2 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft