The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 97 102 100
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Selenium 26 20 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.02% 0.79% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.88% 10.05% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 18
Average daily rate
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£355 £375 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% +9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £249 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £388 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +129.03%
Selenium
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
239 199 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.34% 7.91% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 96 118
Average daily rate £400 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Selenium
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Berkshire region.

Selenium Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -2 15 £350 -9.67% 3
Bracknell - 3 £425 -
Newbury - 2 £275 -
Slough -1 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - - 3
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 42 (53.85%) C#
1 42 (53.85%) WebDriver
2 39 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (37.18%) Test Automation
4 25 (32.05%) Test Scripting
4 25 (32.05%) BDD
5 22 (28.21%) QA
6 21 (26.92%) Scrum
6 21 (26.92%) Security Cleared
7 20 (25.64%) SC Cleared
7 20 (25.64%) HTML
7 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
8 19 (24.36%) Java
9 18 (23.08%) .NET
10 17 (21.79%) Regression Testing
10 17 (21.79%) Cucumber
11 15 (19.23%) Automated Testing
12 13 (16.67%) CSS
13 12 (15.38%) VB
14 11 (14.10%) SpecFlow
14 11 (14.10%) AngularJS
14 11 (14.10%) Automation Testing
15 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET
15 10 (12.82%) SQL
15 10 (12.82%) TDD
15 10 (12.82%) jQuery
16 9 (11.54%) NUnit
16 9 (11.54%) Content Management
16 9 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
16 9 (11.54%) MSTest

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.97%) CMS
2 6 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 6 (7.69%) Node.js
3 2 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.28%) Apache
4 1 (1.28%) Drupal
4 1 (1.28%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Office
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.28%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.56%) SaaS
3 1 (1.28%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) HTTP
1 3 (3.85%) DNS
1 3 (3.85%) SSL
2 1 (1.28%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.28%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.97%) MongoDB
1 7 (8.97%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.13%) DB2
3 3 (3.85%) DbVisualizer
4 1 (1.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 42 (53.85%) WebDriver
2 17 (21.79%) Cucumber
3 11 (14.10%) SpecFlow
4 9 (11.54%) MSTest
4 9 (11.54%) NUnit
5 8 (10.26%) HP UFT
5 8 (10.26%) JIRA
6 6 (7.69%) Maven
6 6 (7.69%) SoapUI
7 5 (6.41%) Jenkins
8 4 (5.13%) JBehave
8 4 (5.13%) Subversion
9 3 (3.85%) JMeter
9 3 (3.85%) Visual Studio
9 3 (3.85%) Git (software)
9 3 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (3.85%) Grunt
9 3 (3.85%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (3.85%) JSHint
9 3 (3.85%) QUnit
General
1 8 (10.26%) Retail
2 6 (7.69%) Finance
3 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.28%) Electronics
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Games
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (50.00%) Tester
2 23 (29.49%) Analyst
2 23 (29.49%) Test Analyst
3 17 (21.79%) Developer
4 14 (17.95%) Automation Tester
5 13 (16.67%) Software Tester
6 12 (15.38%) Web Developer
7 10 (12.82%) Test Engineer
8 9 (11.54%) Regression Tester
8 9 (11.54%) Selenium Tester
9 8 (10.26%) Test Automation Engineer
10 7 (8.97%) Automation Engineer
11 6 (7.69%) QA Engineer
12 5 (6.41%) Test Leader
13 4 (5.13%) Test Manager
14 3 (3.85%) UI Developer
14 3 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
14 3 (3.85%) QA Automation Engineer
14 3 (3.85%) UI Programmer
14 3 (3.85%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.64%) HTML
2 18 (23.08%) .NET
3 13 (16.67%) CSS
4 11 (14.10%) AngularJS
5 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET
5 10 (12.82%) jQuery
6 9 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (8.97%) Gherkin
7 7 (8.97%) HTML5
7 7 (8.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (8.97%) XML
8 6 (7.69%) SOAP
8 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (6.41%) CSS3
9 5 (6.41%) Web Services
9 5 (6.41%) JSON
10 4 (5.13%) RESTful
11 3 (3.85%) REST
11 3 (3.85%) Sass
11 3 (3.85%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.85%) iSeries
3 3 (3.85%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.56%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.28%) User Experience
5 1 (1.28%) Wiki
5 1 (1.28%) Online Games
5 1 (1.28%) DTV
5 1 (1.28%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.26%) Windows
2 7 (8.97%) Android
3 6 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.13%) UNIX
5 3 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (37.18%) Test Automation
3 25 (32.05%) BDD
3 25 (32.05%) Test Scripting
4 21 (26.92%) Scrum
5 17 (21.79%) Regression Testing
6 15 (19.23%) Automated Testing
7 11 (14.10%) Automation Testing
8 10 (12.82%) TDD
9 9 (11.54%) Content Management
9 9 (11.54%) Data Protection
10 6 (7.69%) User Stories
11 5 (6.41%) Integration Testing
11 5 (6.41%) Test Management
11 5 (6.41%) MVC
12 4 (5.13%) E-Commerce
12 4 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (5.13%) Manual Testing
12 4 (5.13%) System Testing
13 3 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (53.85%) C#
2 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
3 19 (24.36%) Java
4 12 (15.38%) VB
5 10 (12.82%) SQL
6 3 (3.85%) Python
6 3 (3.85%) Ruby
7 2 (2.56%) PHP
7 2 (2.56%) RPG
8 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.28%) Perl
8 1 (1.28%) C++
8 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.28%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 21 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 20 (25.64%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (6.41%) ISEB
3 5 (6.41%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.85%) Degree
5 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.28%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (28.21%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Squid
1 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.28%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (5.13%) HP
2 2 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.56%) Telerik
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.28%) Endeca
3 1 (1.28%) Google
3 1 (1.28%) Coremetrics
3 1 (1.28%) Remedy
3 1 (1.28%) VMware
3 1 (1.28%) BMC
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle
3 1 (1.28%) SAP
3 1 (1.28%) Cognos
3 1 (1.28%) IBM
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