Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 122 139
Rank change year-on-year -4 +17 -10
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 18 23 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.62% 0.77% 0.032%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.07% 4.96% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 1
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% +21.43% +16.67%
10th Percentile £235 £366 £325
90th Percentile £405 £479 £375
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% 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 £50.00 £48.75 -
% change year-on-year +2.56% - -

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 586 464 349
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 20.10% 15.52% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 296 234
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £246
90th Percentile £525 £500 £521
England median daily rate £475 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 10
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £40.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.39% -4.35% +8.78%
10th Percentile £31.88 £37.75 £17.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £39.25 £45.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £42.45
% change year-on-year +1.19% -1.06% +14.73%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -15 11 £325 -23.53% 4
Northamptonshire -7 3 - - 1
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 18 (100.00%) Selenium
1 18 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 13 (72.22%) TDD
3 12 (66.67%) Java
4 11 (61.11%) C#
4 11 (61.11%) BDD
5 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (50.00%) QA
6 9 (50.00%) OOP
7 8 (44.44%) Retail
8 7 (38.89%) Open Source
8 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
8 7 (38.89%) Finance
8 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (33.33%) Scrum
9 6 (33.33%) Cucumber
10 3 (16.67%) SoapUI
10 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
10 3 (16.67%) TestNG
10 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (16.67%) JUnit
11 2 (11.11%) HTML
11 2 (11.11%) OO
11 2 (11.11%) IVR
11 2 (11.11%) Degree
11 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
11 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
11 2 (11.11%) CSS
11 2 (11.11%) QA Automation
11 2 (11.11%) SDET

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:

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) BrowserStack
Development Applications
1 18 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 3 (16.67%) JUnit
3 3 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 3 (16.67%) TestNG
4 2 (11.11%) SpecFlow
5 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
5 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (44.44%) Retail
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Tester
2 5 (27.78%) Test Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Automation Tester
3 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Tester
4 2 (11.11%) QA Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (5.56%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.11%) IVR
2 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 13 (72.22%) TDD
3 11 (61.11%) BDD
4 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (50.00%) OOP
6 7 (38.89%) Open Source
6 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (33.33%) Scrum
8 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
9 2 (11.11%) Conflict Management
9 2 (11.11%) OO
9 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (11.11%) QA Automation
9 2 (11.11%) SDET
10 1 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
10 1 (5.56%) DevOps
10 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
10 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
10 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) HP
1 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com