Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 18 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
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 23 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 - +54
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 6 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.86% 5.17% -
As % of the Development Applications category 11.11% 29.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Luton median daily rate £450 £485 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.22% - -
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £485 -
% change year-on-year -7.22% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire 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 Luton with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 54 51 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 16.77% 17.59% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 24 14
Luton median daily rate £450 £444 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.41% -1.39% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £308 £324
90th Percentile £530 £500 £598
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 10
Luton median hourly rate £50.22 £50.78 £42.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.11% +18.88% +6.22%
10th Percentile £49.02 £50.78 £39.85
90th Percentile £50.75 £50.78 £50.83
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £50.22 £50.78 £48.06
% change year-on-year -1.11% +5.67% +57.33%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Luton

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebDriver in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 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 Luton region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) Ant
1 6 (100.00%) JUnit
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
1 6 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) TestNG
1 6 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) JBehave
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (100.00%) BDD
1 6 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 6 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 6 (100.00%) SDET
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (83.33%) Defect Management
2 5 (83.33%) ATDD
2 5 (83.33%) Confluence
2 5 (83.33%) Feature Driven Development
2 5 (83.33%) Atlassian
2 5 (83.33%) RIA
2 5 (83.33%) JIRA

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 5 (83.33%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Ant
1 6 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (100.00%) JBehave
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (100.00%) JUnit
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 6 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 6 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 6 (100.00%) TestNG
2 5 (83.33%) JIRA
General
1 5 (83.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer in Test
1 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Development Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Development Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Automation Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Software Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) BDD
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (100.00%) SDET
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) ATDD
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (83.33%) Defect Management
2 5 (83.33%) Feature Driven Development
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Atlassian