Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 104 93
Rank change year-on-year +6 -11 -7
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 4 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.32% 0.48% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.16% 1.68% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 8
Oxfordshire median daily rate £401 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.31% -20.00% +90.48%
South East median daily rate £395 £360 £360
% change year-on-year +9.72% - -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 344 357 255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 27.65% 28.29% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 260 206
Oxfordshire median daily rate £475 £450 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.22% +3.00%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £265
90th Percentile £613 £556 £520
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £55.00 £40.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.80% -1.82% +71.88%
10th Percentile £32.50 £36.20 £22.50
90th Percentile £77.50 £42.55 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Oxfordshire

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebDriver in Oxfordshire

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -2 1 £415 +18.57%
Kidlington - 1 £408 -
WebDriver
South East

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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) JMeter
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Confluence
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) API Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Publishing
3 1 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 4 (100.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) JMeter
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Java Automation Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) API Testing
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP