Period
to 26 September 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 26 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
26 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 58 81 110
Rank change year-on-year +23 +29 -13
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 4 22 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.75% 1.57% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.35% 7.67% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 8
Median daily rate £356 £488 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.92% +34.48% +3.57%
10th Percentile £326 £318 £325
90th Percentile £417 £534 £421
Scotland median daily rate £356 £500 £375
% change year-on-year -28.75% +33.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 92 287 372
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 17.29% 20.43% 21.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 148 203
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £295 £313 £281
90th Percentile £523 £571 £550
Scotland median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 2
Median hourly rate £36.63 £35.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.64% +3.70% -82.24%
10th Percentile £35.33 £30.25 £31.63
90th Percentile £37.93 £43.90 £34.88
Median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +5.13% -10.12%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Glasgow

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Daily rate trend for WebDriver in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Microservices
2 3 (75.00%) Public Sector
3 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) QA Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Terraform
3 2 (50.00%) Gatling
3 2 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (50.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) JMeter
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) MariaDB
3 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
3 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (25.00%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MariaDB
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) Gatling
2 2 (50.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) Postman
3 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (75.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Microservices
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) QA Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft