The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 27 36 48
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +12
Contract jobs citing Selenium 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.82% 0.34% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.82% 3.13% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £275 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.51% +3.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +14.28%
Selenium
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
39 32 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.18% 10.88% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 9
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £338 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 1
Median hourly rate - £50.68 £45.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Selenium across the Bedfordshire region.

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton - 3 - -
Bedford +3 1 £275 -18.51%
Selenium
East of England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 28 (90.32%) C#
2 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (61.29%) TDD
3 19 (61.29%) BDD
4 18 (58.06%) Test Automation
4 18 (58.06%) SpecFlow
4 18 (58.06%) QA
5 17 (54.84%) Cucumber
5 17 (54.84%) SoapUI
6 16 (51.61%) Ruby
6 16 (51.61%) Python
6 16 (51.61%) E-Commerce
7 15 (48.39%) JIRA
7 15 (48.39%) Continuous Delivery
7 15 (48.39%) SDET
7 15 (48.39%) WebDriver
8 14 (45.16%) TeamCity
8 14 (45.16%) JBehave
8 14 (45.16%) Feature Driven Development
8 14 (45.16%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (45.16%) ATDD
9 13 (41.94%) Jenkins
9 13 (41.94%) Defect Management
9 13 (41.94%) TestNG
9 13 (41.94%) Perl
9 13 (41.94%) JUnit
10 12 (38.71%) Java
10 12 (38.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (32.26%) SQL
11 10 (32.26%) Ant

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (58.06%) SpecFlow
2 17 (54.84%) Cucumber
2 17 (54.84%) SoapUI
3 15 (48.39%) JIRA
3 15 (48.39%) WebDriver
4 14 (45.16%) JBehave
4 14 (45.16%) TeamCity
5 13 (41.94%) Jenkins
5 13 (41.94%) JUnit
5 13 (41.94%) TestNG
6 12 (38.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (32.26%) Ant
7 10 (32.26%) Maven
8 2 (6.45%) Jasmine
9 1 (3.23%) Appium
9 1 (3.23%) Mocha
9 1 (3.23%) NUnit
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Test Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) Test Automation Engineer
3 9 (29.03%) Developer
4 8 (25.81%) C# Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Developer in Test
5 7 (22.58%) Senior Test Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (19.35%) Software Developer
7 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
7 5 (16.13%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (12.90%) Automation Tester
8 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Tester
9 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) REST
2 3 (9.68%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) SOAP
3 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.23%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) Java RMI
3 1 (3.23%) jQuery
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) Blockchain
2 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.23%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Android
1 5 (16.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (61.29%) BDD
2 19 (61.29%) TDD
3 18 (58.06%) Test Automation
4 16 (51.61%) E-Commerce
5 15 (48.39%) Continuous Delivery
6 14 (45.16%) ATDD
6 14 (45.16%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (45.16%) Feature Driven Development
7 13 (41.94%) Defect Management
8 8 (25.81%) Automation Testing
9 6 (19.35%) API Testing
9 6 (19.35%) Unit Testing
10 5 (16.13%) Open Source
11 3 (9.68%) Agile Testing
11 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
11 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
12 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
12 2 (6.45%) Defect Tracking
12 2 (6.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) C#
2 16 (51.61%) Python
2 16 (51.61%) Ruby
3 13 (41.94%) Perl
4 12 (38.71%) Java
5 10 (32.26%) SQL
6 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (58.06%) QA
2 15 (48.39%) SDET
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Xamarin
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft