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 25 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 63 57
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6  
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 6 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.91% 0.62% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.59% 4.82% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £350 £283 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.89% +25.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Wiltshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 91 83 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 13.79% 12.77% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 48 42
Median daily rate £375 £335 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.94% -2.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £600 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
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 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 25 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
Swindon +4 5 £350 +23.89%
WebDriver
South West

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

1 18 (100.00%) Selenium
1 18 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (61.11%) Scrum
4 9 (50.00%) C#
5 8 (44.44%) Java
5 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
5 8 (44.44%) SpecFlow
5 8 (44.44%) Gherkin
5 8 (44.44%) User Stories
6 7 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (38.89%) Finance
7 5 (27.78%) SOAP
7 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
7 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
7 5 (27.78%) BDD
8 4 (22.22%) Web Services
9 3 (16.67%) Banking
9 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
9 3 (16.67%) SoapUI
9 3 (16.67%) REST
9 3 (16.67%) Open Source
9 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
10 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (11.11%) JIRA
10 2 (11.11%) QA
10 2 (11.11%) TDD
10 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
10 2 (11.11%) Maven
10 2 (11.11%) ISEB

WebDriver
Co-occurring 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 1 (5.56%) GitHub
1 1 (5.56%) Sauce Labs
Development Applications
1 18 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (44.44%) SpecFlow
2 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
3 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
4 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 3 (16.67%) SoapUI
5 2 (11.11%) Ant
5 2 (11.11%) JIRA
5 2 (11.11%) JMeter
5 2 (11.11%) Maven
6 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
6 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
6 1 (5.56%) GitLab
6 1 (5.56%) Robot Framework
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Automation Test Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Test Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 3 (16.67%) Test Automation Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Web Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Gherkin
2 5 (27.78%) SOAP
3 4 (22.22%) Web Services
4 3 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (5.56%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (61.11%) Scrum
4 8 (44.44%) User Stories
5 7 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (27.78%) BDD
6 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
7 3 (16.67%) Open Source
7 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (11.11%) TDD
9 1 (5.56%) Agile Testing
9 1 (5.56%) API Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Issue Tracking
9 1 (5.56%) Kanban
9 1 (5.56%) Load Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA