The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium WebDriver
South East / Kent
Rank - - 37
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent - - 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £43.50 -
% change year-on-year +14.94% -  

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 Kent with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 90 93 45
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 31.25% 20.17% 17.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 75 24
Median daily rate £375 £330 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% -8.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £210 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £170.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +325.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebDriver in Kent

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Kent region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer in Test
1 1 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior QA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Quality Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
Maidstone, Kent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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