Period
to 20 July 2017

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 20 July 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
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 82 86
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.11% 0.089%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.18% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Essex median daily rate - £275 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -38.89% -
East of England median daily rate £340 £325 £276
% change year-on-year +4.62% +17.65% +4.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

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 Essex with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 304 85 213
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 35.23% 9.41% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 51 129
Essex median daily rate £500 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £280 £220 £213
90th Percentile £587 £460 £508
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 15
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £31.70 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.18% -16.58% -3.80%
10th Percentile £35.00 £29.05 £31.05
90th Percentile £63.75 £34.60 £47.70
East of England median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +2.70%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Essex

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebDriver in Essex