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 3 months to 23 June 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 69 71
Rank change year-on-year +8 +2  
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.45% 0.28% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.56% 1.33% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £350 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £13.50

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 Glasgow with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 117 150 81
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 17.65% 21.31% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 98 40
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £300 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £190.00 - £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing WebDriver as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (50.00%) API Testing
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Web Testing
3 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (50.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Fiddler
4 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (25.00%) Physics
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management

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 1 (25.00%) BrowserStack
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Appium
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Fiddler
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) JSUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Tester
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Tester
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Tester
3 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Software QA Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) RequireJS
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Swagger
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) API Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (50.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Market Research
4 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Physics
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) PMO