Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 108 75
Rank change year-on-year +30 -33 +31
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 5 8 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.39% 0.44% 1.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.89% 4.37% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 34
Reading median daily rate £325 £360 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.72% +1.41% +18.33%
10th Percentile £273 £350 £350
90th Percentile £538 £376 £413
Berkshire median daily rate £350 £360 £355
% change year-on-year -2.78% +1.41% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Reading with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 173 183 256
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 13.63% 10.02% 13.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 115 169
Reading median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +14.29% +4.48%
10th Percentile £301 £322 £263
90th Percentile £538 £500 £461
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 3
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £45.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.67% +34.33% +63.41%
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -64.71% +21.43% -

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 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebDriver in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) Appium
4 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (20.00%) Sauce Labs
5 1 (20.00%) Scala
5 1 (20.00%) Sahi
5 1 (20.00%) Robot Framework
5 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (20.00%) Android
5 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (20.00%) Calabash
5 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) OO

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Sauce Labs
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) Appium
4 1 (20.00%) Calabash
4 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Robot Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Sahi
4 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Java Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) BDD
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA