Period
to 19 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 September 2020 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
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 53 84 -
Rank change year-on-year +31 - -
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 1 1 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Essex 0.30% 0.14% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.91% 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% - -
East of England median daily rate £500 £425 £355
% change year-on-year +17.65% +19.72% +3.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

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 Essex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 110 212 355
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 33.03% 29.40% 36.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 143 226
Median daily rate £483 £475 £522
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.58% -9.05% +1.90%
10th Percentile £411 £363 £363
90th Percentile £600 £575 £600
East of England median daily rate £473 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 11
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% -
10th Percentile £33.60 £36.13 £25.40
90th Percentile £53.50 £47.38 £75.00
Median hourly rate £45.00 £46.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -3.23% +9.41% -

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing WebDriver as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Essex

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing WebDriver in Essex.

Daily rate trend for WebDriver in Essex

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Essex region over the 6 months to 19 September 2020. 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
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £500 -
WebDriver
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2020, 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 Essex region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Ingres
1 1 (100.00%) JAXB
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) JPA

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Ingres
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) EclipseLink
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JAXB
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle