The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium WebDriver
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 47 53 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 12 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.88% 1.52% -
As % of the Development Applications category 11.76% 14.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 0
Median daily rate £325 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% -  
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 Wiltshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 102 68 45
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 16.01% 10.30% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 42 38
Median daily rate £375 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £448 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.71% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.67% +11.46%  

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebDriver in Wiltshire

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Swindon +10 12 £325 -3.70%
WebDriver
South West

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 22 (100.00%) Selenium
2 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (77.27%) Java
3 14 (63.64%) Test Scripting
4 13 (59.09%) SOAP
5 11 (50.00%) Web Services
5 11 (50.00%) Scrum
5 11 (50.00%) BDD
6 10 (45.45%) REST
7 8 (36.36%) Finance
8 7 (31.82%) Performance Testing
8 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
9 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
10 5 (22.73%) SoapUI
10 5 (22.73%) Open Source
10 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
11 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
11 4 (18.18%) Kanban
11 4 (18.18%) User Stories
11 4 (18.18%) Automation Testing
11 4 (18.18%) SpecFlow
11 4 (18.18%) Gherkin
11 4 (18.18%) GitHub
11 4 (18.18%) Bitbucket
11 4 (18.18%) GitLab
11 4 (18.18%) Exploratory Testing
11 4 (18.18%) Ant
11 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
11 4 (18.18%) Maven
11 4 (18.18%) C#

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 4 (18.18%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 22 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
3 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
3 5 (22.73%) SoapUI
4 4 (18.18%) Ant
4 4 (18.18%) Bitbucket
4 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 4 (18.18%) GitLab
4 4 (18.18%) Maven
4 4 (18.18%) SpecFlow
4 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
5 2 (9.09%) JIRA
5 2 (9.09%) JMeter
6 1 (4.55%) Robot Framework
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
1 10 (45.45%) Automation Test Analyst
1 10 (45.45%) Test Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Tester
3 4 (18.18%) Automation Tester
4 3 (13.64%) Test Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Test Automation Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Test Leader
5 2 (9.09%) Web Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Test Lead
6 1 (4.55%) Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) SOAP
2 11 (50.00%) Web Services
3 10 (45.45%) REST
4 4 (18.18%) Gherkin
5 2 (9.09%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Test Scripting
3 11 (50.00%) BDD
3 11 (50.00%) Scrum
4 7 (31.82%) Performance Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 5 (22.73%) Open Source
7 4 (18.18%) Automation Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Exploratory Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Kanban
7 4 (18.18%) User Stories
8 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (13.64%) OO
8 3 (13.64%) OOD
9 2 (9.09%) API Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (9.09%) Manual Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
9 2 (9.09%) TDD
10 1 (4.55%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Google