Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 77 93
Rank change year-on-year -12 +16 +8
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 4 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.31% 0.72% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.41% 3.33% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 7
Glasgow median daily rate £370 £313 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.40% +13.64% -
10th Percentile £331 £257 £213
90th Percentile £393 £405 £360
Scotland median daily rate £350 £405 £275
% change year-on-year -13.58% +47.27% -44.30%
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 283 240 225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 21.89% 21.60% 13.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 133 107
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +15.38% -13.33%
10th Percentile £300 £260 £245
90th Percentile £518 £450 £405
Scotland median daily rate £400 £373 £350
% change year-on-year +7.38% +6.43% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £190.00 £14.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1257.14% -74.55% +33.33%
10th Percentile £185.00 £14.00 £52.50
90th Percentile £195.00 £42.80 £63.75
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £43.00 £40.38
% change year-on-year +0.91% +6.49% +6.26%

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 20 November 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%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Web Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (50.00%) API Testing
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (25.00%) Fiddler
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Swagger
4 1 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (25.00%) BrowserStack
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source

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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Fiddler
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Tester
2 3 (75.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (50.00%) Software Tester
3 2 (50.00%) Web Tester
4 1 (25.00%) Java Automation Tester
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Tester
4 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (25.00%) Software QA Tester
4 1 (25.00%) Web Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (50.00%) API Testing
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (50.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA