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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 89 86
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3  
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 4 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.32% 0.48% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.75% 2.34% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Median daily rate £388 £294 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.91% -21.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £288 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £350 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £13.50

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 Surrey with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 228 256 178
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 18.52% 20.56% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 182 116
Median daily rate £425 £460 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.60% +15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +233.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing WebDriver as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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
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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking - 1 £363 -
WebDriver
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 11 (100.00%) Selenium
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) C#
3 8 (72.73%) TDD
4 6 (54.55%) BDD
5 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
5 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
5 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
6 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
6 4 (36.36%) Protractor
6 4 (36.36%) TeamCity
7 3 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (27.27%) SpecFlow
7 3 (27.27%) API Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) Scrum
8 2 (18.18%) NUnit
8 2 (18.18%) Banking
8 2 (18.18%) Subversion
8 2 (18.18%) Maven
8 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
8 2 (18.18%) HP

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 2 (18.18%) GitHub
2 1 (9.09%) Sauce Labs
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
3 4 (36.36%) Protractor
3 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (36.36%) TeamCity
3 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
4 3 (27.27%) SpecFlow
5 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
5 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
5 2 (18.18%) Maven
5 2 (18.18%) MSTest
5 2 (18.18%) NUnit
5 2 (18.18%) Subversion
6 1 (9.09%) Ant
6 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
6 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
6 1 (9.09%) GitLab
6 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
6 1 (9.09%) JUnit
6 1 (9.09%) TestRail
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Advertising
3 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Test Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Automation Test Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Tester
3 4 (36.36%) Automation Tester
4 2 (18.18%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (18.18%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Test Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Developer in Test
5 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) RESTful
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) SOAP
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) TDD
4 6 (54.55%) BDD
5 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
6 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
7 3 (27.27%) API Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (27.27%) Scrum
8 2 (18.18%) MVVM
8 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
8 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
8 2 (18.18%) Web Testing
9 1 (9.09%) Agile Testing
9 1 (9.09%) Build Automation
9 1 (9.09%) Kanban
9 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) HP
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