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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 45 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.93% 0.33% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.94% 1.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £415 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £13.50

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 Oxford with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 102 70 64
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 31.78% 22.95% 18.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 47 55
Median daily rate £525 £450 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% +7.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £520 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 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 27 June 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Web Testing
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) Behat
2 3 (75.00%) API Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Node.js
3 2 (50.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Confluence
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (25.00%) JMeter
4 1 (25.00%) JUnit
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management

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 (25.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (50.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) JMeter
4 1 (25.00%) JUnit
4 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Test Lead
2 2 (50.00%) Lead Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Java Automation Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Behat
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) API Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP