Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 131 142
Rank change year-on-year +14 +11 -15
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 28 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.94% 0.48% 0.032%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.01% 3.21% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 1
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.43% +25.00% -22.22%
10th Percentile £238 £379 £325
90th Percentile £475 £485 £375
England median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £44.19 -
% change year-on-year +13.16% - -

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 559 468 395
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 18.76% 14.93% 12.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 288 227
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £268 £263 £262
90th Percentile £500 £488 £475
England median daily rate £475 £430 £418
% change year-on-year +10.47% +2.99% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 9
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 - £32.50
10th Percentile £40.88 - £17.50
90th Percentile £52.36 - £40.00
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%

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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 2018. 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 +9 21 £380 -10.59% 6
Northamptonshire +11 2 £438 -2.78%
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 28 (100.00%) Selenium
2 25 (89.29%) Test Automation
3 21 (75.00%) Java
4 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (53.57%) BDD
6 13 (46.43%) QA
7 12 (42.86%) Open Source
7 12 (42.86%) Retail
8 11 (39.29%) Finance
8 11 (39.29%) C#
9 10 (35.71%) TDD
10 9 (32.14%) OOP
11 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (28.57%) Scrum
11 8 (28.57%) Cucumber
12 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
13 6 (21.43%) ISTQB
13 6 (21.43%) CSS
13 6 (21.43%) HTML
13 6 (21.43%) Protractor
14 5 (17.86%) Computer Science Degree
14 5 (17.86%) Karma Test Runner
14 5 (17.86%) ISEB
14 5 (17.86%) Degree
14 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
15 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
15 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
15 4 (14.29%) OO
15 4 (14.29%) TypeScript
15 4 (14.29%) Jasmine

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 3 (10.71%) npm
2 1 (3.57%) BrowserStack
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 6 (21.43%) Protractor
4 5 (17.86%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (14.29%) gulp
5 4 (14.29%) Jasmine
5 4 (14.29%) webpack
6 3 (10.71%) Bower
6 3 (10.71%) Grunt
6 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
6 3 (10.71%) JUnit
6 3 (10.71%) NUnit
6 3 (10.71%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (10.71%) SoapUI
6 3 (10.71%) TeamCity
6 3 (10.71%) TestNG
7 2 (7.14%) FitNesse
7 2 (7.14%) JMeter
7 2 (7.14%) Ranorex
7 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (42.86%) Retail
2 11 (39.29%) Finance
3 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Automation Test Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Senior Test Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Test Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Tester
4 3 (10.71%) Automation Test Lead
4 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Test Automation Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Test Leader
4 3 (10.71%) Test Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Automation Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Manager
5 2 (7.14%) User Experience Architect
5 2 (7.14%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) CSS
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
2 4 (14.29%) Angular 2
2 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 4 (14.29%) Sass
3 3 (10.71%) CSS3
3 3 (10.71%) HTML5
3 3 (10.71%) LESS
3 3 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (7.14%) Velocity
5 1 (3.57%) .NET
5 1 (3.57%) .NET Core
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Test Automation
2 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (53.57%) BDD
4 12 (42.86%) Open Source
5 10 (35.71%) TDD
6 9 (32.14%) OOP
7 8 (28.57%) Scrum
7 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (14.29%) OO
8 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 3 (10.71%) Analytics
9 3 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
9 3 (10.71%) Wireframes
10 2 (7.14%) API Testing
10 2 (7.14%) Conflict Management
10 2 (7.14%) Exploratory Testing
10 2 (7.14%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) Java
2 11 (39.29%) C#
3 4 (14.29%) TypeScript
4 3 (10.71%) Ruby
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) ISTQB
2 5 (17.86%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) ISEB
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (46.43%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Capita
2 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.57%) HP
2 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com