Period
to 22 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 22 March 2019 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 98 88 71
Rank change year-on-year -10 -17 +3
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 2 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.15% 0.52% 1.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.87% 3.36% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 17
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +30.77%
East of England median daily rate £350 £450 £350
% change year-on-year -22.22% +28.57% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 229 238 166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 16.94% 15.59% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 118 93
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £416 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -4.86% +16.67%
10th Percentile £263 £289 £276
90th Percentile £571 £575 £600
East of England median daily rate £454 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 20
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £42.25 - £49.63
10th Percentile £40.50 - £40.81
90th Percentile £47.38 - £53.75
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year +2.41% +1.22% -8.89%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Hertfordshire

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebDriver in Hertfordshire

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rickmansworth - 1 £450 -
Hatfield - 1 - -
WebDriver
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) SDET
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Jetty
2 1 (50.00%) Protractor
2 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (50.00%) Java 8
2 1 (50.00%) Critical Thinking
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) JBehave
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Jetty
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) JBehave
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Protractor
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer in Test
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) SDET
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Critical Thinking
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Java 8
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script