The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 29 March 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 99 110
Rank change year-on-year +10 +11  
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 10 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.74% 0.87% 0.055%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.36% 5.23% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 1
Median daily rate £375 £301 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.48% -7.30%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £43.50 -
% change year-on-year +14.94% -  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 298 325 280
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 22.19% 16.67% 15.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 233 183
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £505 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebDriver in West Yorkshire

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebDriver in West Yorkshire

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Leeds +2 10 £375 +19.04% 6
WebDriver
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 24 (92.31%) Selenium
2 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (76.92%) Cucumber
4 17 (65.38%) Java
5 13 (50.00%) BDD
6 12 (46.15%) Test Automation
7 11 (42.31%) Scala
8 10 (38.46%) QA
8 10 (38.46%) TDD
8 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
9 9 (34.62%) Python
9 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
9 9 (34.62%) HTML
9 9 (34.62%) Automated Testing
9 9 (34.62%) Test Scripting
10 8 (30.77%) JIRA
11 7 (26.92%) Performance Testing
11 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
11 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (26.92%) Defect Tracking
11 7 (26.92%) API Testing
12 6 (23.08%) Gatling
12 6 (23.08%) Scrum
12 6 (23.08%) CSS
12 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
13 5 (19.23%) XML
13 5 (19.23%) JMeter
13 5 (19.23%) Automation Testing
13 5 (19.23%) Gherkin

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (7.69%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (92.31%) Selenium
2 20 (76.92%) Cucumber
3 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
4 8 (30.77%) JIRA
5 6 (23.08%) Gatling
5 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
6 5 (19.23%) JMeter
7 3 (11.54%) Hudson
7 3 (11.54%) SoapUI
8 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (7.69%) FitNesse
8 2 (7.69%) JUnit
8 2 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (7.69%) RSpec
8 2 (7.69%) Subversion
8 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (3.85%) Appium
9 1 (3.85%) Calabash
9 1 (3.85%) Capybara
9 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (11.54%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Games
2 2 (7.69%) German Language
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Tester
2 12 (46.15%) Automation Tester
3 6 (23.08%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 6 (23.08%) Selenium Tester
3 6 (23.08%) Test Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Automation Tester
4 4 (15.38%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Tester
5 2 (7.69%) QA Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) QA Test Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Quality Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Automation Test Lead
6 1 (3.85%) Developer in Test
6 1 (3.85%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Test Automation Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Test Automation Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) HTML
2 6 (23.08%) CSS
3 5 (19.23%) Gherkin
3 5 (19.23%) REST
3 5 (19.23%) XML
4 4 (15.38%) JSON
5 2 (7.69%) RESTful
6 1 (3.85%) SOAP
6 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) BDD
3 12 (46.15%) Test Automation
4 10 (38.46%) TDD
5 9 (34.62%) Automated Testing
5 9 (34.62%) Test Scripting
6 7 (26.92%) API Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Defect Tracking
6 7 (26.92%) Performance Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (23.08%) Scrum
8 5 (19.23%) Automation Testing
8 5 (19.23%) SDLC
9 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (15.38%) Kanban
9 4 (15.38%) User Stories
10 3 (11.54%) Defect Management
10 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
10 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
10 3 (11.54%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Java
2 11 (42.31%) Scala
3 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 9 (34.62%) Python
4 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
5 3 (11.54%) Groovy
5 3 (11.54%) PHP
6 2 (7.69%) C#
6 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) SDET
2 1 (3.85%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
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