Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 January 2018 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 80 96
Rank change year-on-year -8 +16 +1
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 3 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.24% 0.85% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.82% 7.27% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 11
Reading median daily rate £406 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.07% -4.11% -30.48%
10th Percentile £304 £289 £353
90th Percentile £513 £431 £488
Berkshire median daily rate £345 £350 £360
% change year-on-year -1.43% -2.78% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire 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 Reading with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 165 165 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 13.07% 11.66% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 90 149
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £310 £250 £286
90th Percentile £575 £538 £513
Berkshire median daily rate £390 £400 £384
% change year-on-year -2.50% +4.23% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Reading median hourly rate £14.25 - £45.00
10th Percentile £12.98 - £29.10
90th Percentile £14.93 - £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £36.00 £36.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year -2.04% -18.33% +20.00%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Reading

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebDriver in Reading

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in Reading over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebDriver in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Appium
3 1 (33.33%) Robot Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (33.33%) PyCharm
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Sahi
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) J2SE
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Appium
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) PyCharm
3 1 (33.33%) Robot Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Sahi
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Automation Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Python Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) J2SE
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA