Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 25 July 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 162 200
Rank change year-on-year +22 +38 -39
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 49 49 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.17% 0.84% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.56% 4.69% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 24 17
Yorkshire median daily rate £360 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -2.44%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £400 £376 £375
England median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £48.75 - £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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 882 1045 871
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 21.02% 18.01% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 742 581
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £413 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +19.57% +7.81%
10th Percentile £305 £310 £263
90th Percentile £533 £560 £450
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 11
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.13 - £35.00
10th Percentile £23.63 - £25.00
90th Percentile £43.19 - £47.50
England median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -1.18% +13.33% -0.79%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Yorkshire

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebDriver in Yorkshire

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebDriver in Yorkshire

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
West Yorkshire +26 42 £356 +11.33% 3
South Yorkshire +13 5 £360 +30.91% 1
WebDriver
England

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

1 49 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 47 (95.92%) Selenium
3 38 (77.55%) Java
4 35 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (63.27%) Cucumber
6 30 (61.22%) BDD
7 24 (48.98%) Test Scripting
8 23 (46.94%) Python
9 22 (44.90%) Jenkins
10 21 (42.86%) SDLC
11 20 (40.82%) JavaScript
11 20 (40.82%) HTML
12 18 (36.73%) XML
12 18 (36.73%) Bash Shell
13 16 (32.65%) Unix
13 16 (32.65%) PHP
13 16 (32.65%) Hudson
14 15 (30.61%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (30.61%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (22.45%) API Testing
16 10 (20.41%) TDD
17 9 (18.37%) Finance
18 8 (16.33%) Configuration Management
18 8 (16.33%) System Integration Testing
19 7 (14.29%) SoapUI
19 7 (14.29%) Scrum
19 7 (14.29%) C#
19 7 (14.29%) JIRA
19 7 (14.29%) QA
20 6 (12.24%) Scala

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 3 (6.12%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 47 (95.92%) Selenium
2 31 (63.27%) Cucumber
3 22 (44.90%) Jenkins
4 16 (32.65%) Hudson
5 7 (14.29%) JIRA
5 7 (14.29%) SoapUI
6 4 (8.16%) Gatling
6 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
7 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (4.08%) FitNesse
8 2 (4.08%) JMeter
8 2 (4.08%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (4.08%) Subversion
9 1 (2.04%) Jasmine
9 1 (2.04%) JBehave
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Marketing
3 3 (6.12%) Automotive
4 2 (4.08%) German Language
Job Titles
1 40 (81.63%) Tester
2 36 (73.47%) Automation Tester
3 24 (48.98%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 24 (48.98%) Selenium Tester
4 13 (26.53%) Java Automation Tester
4 13 (26.53%) Web Automation Tester
4 13 (26.53%) Web Tester
5 6 (12.24%) Test Leader
6 5 (10.20%) Agile Tester
7 2 (4.08%) Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Mobile Tester
7 2 (4.08%) Performance Tester
7 2 (4.08%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Automation Test Lead
8 1 (2.04%) QA Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.82%) HTML
2 18 (36.73%) XML
3 5 (10.20%) Gherkin
4 4 (8.16%) .NET
4 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
4 4 (8.16%) CSS
4 4 (8.16%) RESTful
5 2 (4.08%) JSON
5 2 (4.08%) REST
6 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.24%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 35 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (61.22%) BDD
4 24 (48.98%) Test Scripting
5 21 (42.86%) SDLC
6 15 (30.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (22.45%) API Testing
8 10 (20.41%) TDD
9 8 (16.33%) Configuration Management
9 8 (16.33%) System Integration Testing
10 7 (14.29%) Scrum
11 6 (12.24%) Kanban
12 5 (10.20%) Performance Testing
13 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
13 4 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (8.16%) User Stories
14 3 (6.12%) Defect Management
15 2 (4.08%) Continuous Delivery
15 2 (4.08%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 38 (77.55%) Java
2 23 (46.94%) Python
3 20 (40.82%) JavaScript
4 18 (36.73%) Bash Shell
5 16 (32.65%) PHP
6 7 (14.29%) C#
7 6 (12.24%) Scala
8 4 (8.16%) Groovy
9 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
9 2 (4.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.04%) HP
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