Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 80 68
Rank change year-on-year -2 -12 -12
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 1 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.14% 0.42% 1.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.45% 1.44% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Oxford median daily rate £415 £350 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.57% -30.00% +58.73%
Oxfordshire median daily rate £401 £400 £500
% change year-on-year +0.31% -20.00% +90.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire 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 Oxford with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 223 209 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 30.30% 29.44% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 162 120
Oxford median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +15.25%
10th Percentile £350 £319 £256
90th Percentile £610 £538 £520
Oxfordshire median daily rate £475 £450 £412
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.22% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Oxford median hourly rate £55.00 - £45.00
10th Percentile £32.50 - £22.25
90th Percentile £77.50 - £50.50
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £55.00 £40.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year +35.80% -1.82% +71.88%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Oxford

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebDriver in Oxford

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

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) API Testing

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) API Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP