Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 98 93
Rank change year-on-year +16 -5 -14
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 2 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.21% 0.41% 0.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.27% 1.48% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 9
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £660 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.61% +95.56% -32.50%
10th Percentile £338 £554 £295
90th Percentile £513 £680 £428
South East median daily rate £450 £415 £370
% change year-on-year +8.43% +12.16% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £50.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -

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 158 338 328
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 16.32% 27.80% 27.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 278 242
Oxfordshire median daily rate £488 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +11.11% +9.09%
10th Percentile £306 £338 £325
90th Percentile £600 £625 £569
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £403
% change year-on-year +2.86% +8.70% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £55.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +42.86% +0.65%
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +9.76% -6.82%

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) TestNG
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Code Coverage

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 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) TestNG
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Code Coverage
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA