The first table below looks at the demand for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Belfast region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 18 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 1.01% 1.73% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.70% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 - -
Development Applications Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
27 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 27.27% 8.66% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 1
Average daily rate £400 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Selenium
County Antrim

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Selenium
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java