Period
to 21 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 21 February 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 74 106 91
Rank change year-on-year +32 -15 -15
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 15 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.22% 0.27% 0.084%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.38% 1.10% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 1
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +2.56% +31.65%
10th Percentile £313 £375 £385
90th Percentile £418 £425 £395
Scotland median daily rate £375 £344 £390
% change year-on-year +9.09% -11.86% +9.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Glasgow with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 235 362 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 19.18% 24.07% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 230 150
Glasgow median daily rate £465 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.53% +7.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £343 £275 £306
90th Percentile £625 £538 £450
Scotland median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £42.50 £31.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.10% -4.62% +95.72%
10th Percentile £41.25 £30.50 £16.45
90th Percentile £43.75 £31.50 £45.15
Scotland median hourly rate £43.00 £44.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year -2.27% +40.80% -3.85%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Glasgow

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebDriver in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 15 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (80.00%) BDD
3 11 (73.33%) Selenium
4 10 (66.67%) Cucumber
4 10 (66.67%) Public Sector
5 9 (60.00%) Gherkin
6 8 (53.33%) QA
7 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (46.67%) Service Management
8 6 (40.00%) Decision-Making
9 5 (33.33%) SQL
9 5 (33.33%) Performance Testing
9 5 (33.33%) Load Testing
10 4 (26.67%) Manual Testing
10 4 (26.67%) JIRA
10 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
10 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
10 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (20.00%) AWS
12 2 (13.33%) Open Source
12 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
12 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (13.33%) Compatibility Testing
12 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
12 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
12 2 (13.33%) Linux
12 2 (13.33%) Middleware
12 2 (13.33%) C#
12 2 (13.33%) Java
12 2 (13.33%) Jasmine

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (20.00%) AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Selenium
2 10 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (26.67%) JIRA
4 2 (13.33%) GitLab
4 2 (13.33%) Jasmine
5 1 (6.67%) Gatling
5 1 (6.67%) JMeter
5 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (66.67%) Public Sector
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) QA Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Test Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Tester
4 2 (13.33%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (13.33%) Middleware
2 2 (13.33%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (80.00%) BDD
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Service Management
4 6 (40.00%) Decision-Making
5 5 (33.33%) Load Testing
5 5 (33.33%) Performance Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Manual Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Compatibility Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
7 2 (13.33%) DevOps
7 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Microservices
7 2 (13.33%) Open Source
7 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
7 2 (13.33%) TMMi
8 1 (6.67%) Exploratory Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes