Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 > Surrey
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 113 142
Rank change year-on-year -18 +29 -12
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 11 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.40% 0.65% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.74% 3.68% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 2
Surrey median daily rate £450 £375 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +40.19% +11.46%
10th Percentile £237 £269 £228
90th Percentile £491 £428 £310
South East median daily rate £395 £360 £360
% change year-on-year +9.72% - -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey 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 Surrey with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 634 408 456
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 22.85% 17.63% 16.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 283 329
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +12.00%
10th Percentile £333 £313 £306
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 9
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -8.89% +28.57%
10th Percentile £14.80 £37.50 £35.00
90th Percentile £50.60 £46.00 £52.00
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 Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Surrey

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebDriver in Surrey

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in Surrey over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebDriver in Surrey

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Surrey 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
Redhill - 4 £475 -
Staines - 1 £500 -
Cobham - 1 £250 -
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 Surrey region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 10 (90.91%) Selenium
2 9 (81.82%) Test Automation
2 9 (81.82%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) Scrum
3 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 6 (54.55%) Java
5 5 (45.45%) CSS
5 5 (45.45%) Eclipse
6 4 (36.36%) SDET
6 4 (36.36%) Database Optimisation
6 4 (36.36%) SDLC
6 4 (36.36%) PyCharm
6 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
6 4 (36.36%) OOP
6 4 (36.36%) OO
6 4 (36.36%) Python
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
6 4 (36.36%) jQuery
6 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Ajax
6 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
6 4 (36.36%) QA
6 4 (36.36%) Manual Testing
6 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
7 3 (27.27%) BDD
8 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (18.18%) JIRA
8 2 (18.18%) .NET

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (9.09%) GitHub
1 1 (9.09%) Sauce Labs
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Selenium
2 5 (45.45%) Eclipse
3 4 (36.36%) PyCharm
3 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
4 2 (18.18%) JIRA
4 2 (18.18%) NUnit
4 2 (18.18%) TestRail
5 1 (9.09%) Appium
5 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
5 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 1 (9.09%) JUnit
5 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
5 1 (9.09%) Maven
5 1 (9.09%) Mocha
5 1 (9.09%) Protractor
5 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
5 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
5 1 (9.09%) TestNG
General
1 2 (18.18%) Advertising
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Developer in Test
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Test Automation Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Test Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Test Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Software Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Testing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) Ajax
2 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
2 4 (36.36%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) Chai
4 1 (9.09%) React Native
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) Test Automation
2 7 (63.64%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Database Optimisation
3 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
3 4 (36.36%) Manual Testing
3 4 (36.36%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) OOP
3 4 (36.36%) SDET
3 4 (36.36%) SDLC
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 3 (27.27%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) API Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (9.09%) Coaching
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement Process
6 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
5 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) HP