Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 21 January 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 - 64
Rank change year-on-year - +64 +14
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.15% - 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.58% - 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Lancashire median daily rate - - £395
North West median daily rate £431 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +23.21% -9.68% +23.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Lancashire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 171 104 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 25.79% 23.69% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 78 47
Lancashire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%
10th Percentile £311 £305 £229
90th Percentile £633 £587 £575
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 19
Lancashire median hourly rate £41.25 £41.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £33.84 £36.98 £37.35
90th Percentile £44.75 £44.70 £51.50
North West median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £41.38
% change year-on-year +3.75% -3.32% +10.33%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Lancashire

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebDriver in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA