Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 57 93 85
Rank change year-on-year +36 -8 +12
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 13 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.78% 0.16% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.03% 1.15% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 12
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £463 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +32.14% -15.15%
10th Percentile £375 £354 £294
90th Percentile £475 £511 £411
South East median daily rate £460 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +15.00% +14.29% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £50.00 £48.75
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +23.83%

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 144 174 296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 19.67% 13.78% 25.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 121 234
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £319 £288 £329
90th Percentile £628 £600 £580
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £59.33 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.66% - -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +17.65% - -5.56%

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 18 August 2019. 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 +25 9 £450 -10.00% 2
Abingdon - 3 - -
WebDriver
South East

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

1 13 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Selenium
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 13 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 13 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 13 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (61.54%) Data Structures
2 8 (61.54%) Algorithms
2 8 (61.54%) Mocha
2 8 (61.54%) Complexity Analysis
2 8 (61.54%) .NET Core
2 8 (61.54%) Kubernetes
2 8 (61.54%) Build Automation
2 8 (61.54%) Go
2 8 (61.54%) Docker
2 8 (61.54%) REST
2 8 (61.54%) Cypress Semiconductor
2 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
2 8 (61.54%) Integration Testing
2 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio Team System
2 8 (61.54%) TeamCity
2 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
2 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 8 (61.54%) Google
2 8 (61.54%) Mathematics
2 8 (61.54%) Physics

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 5 (38.46%) Confluence
1 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 13 (100.00%) Selenium
1 13 (100.00%) SpecFlow
2 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
2 8 (61.54%) Mocha
2 8 (61.54%) TeamCity
2 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (38.46%) Gradle
General
1 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Scientific Software Engineer
1 8 (61.54%) Software Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Automation Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) QA Automation Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
1 8 (61.54%) .NET Core
1 8 (61.54%) REST
1 8 (61.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Algorithms
1 8 (61.54%) Data Structures
2 4 (30.77%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 13 (100.00%) DevOps
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (61.54%) Build Automation
2 8 (61.54%) Complexity Analysis
2 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (61.54%) Integration Testing
2 8 (61.54%) Mathematics
2 8 (61.54%) Physics
2 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
3 5 (38.46%) BDD
3 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure as Code
3 5 (38.46%) QA Automation
3 5 (38.46%) Regression Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 5 (38.46%) Test Strategy
4 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (23.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C++
1 8 (61.54%) Go
1 8 (61.54%) Java
1 8 (61.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Cypress Semiconductor
1 8 (61.54%) Google