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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 112 106 124
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Contract jobs citing Selenium 13 24 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.50% 0.95% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.51% 10.39% 4.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 4
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£287 £330 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.03% +32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £180 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £310
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 £36.25 £37.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +66.66%
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
236 231 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.08% 9.16% 6.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 144 74
Average daily rate £356 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.04% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Average hourly rate £40.00 £11.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+255.55% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £10.65 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £11.85 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -2.77%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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
Slough -3 8 £284 -27.14% 1
Bracknell -5 3 £300 -40.00%
Reading +8 2 £450 +44.00% 4
Windsor - - - - 2
Hungerford - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Newbury - - - - 1
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (74.19%) Java
3 15 (48.39%) QA
4 14 (45.16%) WebDriver
5 12 (38.71%) Scrum
6 9 (29.03%) C#
6 9 (29.03%) BDD
7 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
7 8 (25.81%) JIRA
7 8 (25.81%) JUnit
7 8 (25.81%) Eclipse
7 8 (25.81%) Code Coverage
8 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
8 7 (22.58%) .NET
8 7 (22.58%) JBehave
9 6 (19.35%) jQuery
9 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
9 6 (19.35%) MVC
9 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
10 5 (16.13%) TDD
10 5 (16.13%) SQL
10 5 (16.13%) Web Services
10 5 (16.13%) Windows
10 5 (16.13%) Linux
10 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
10 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
10 5 (16.13%) Kanban
10 5 (16.13%) Maven
10 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
10 5 (16.13%) Web Development

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 4 (12.90%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (12.90%) CMS
1 4 (12.90%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Node.js
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) SaaS
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) WebDriver
2 8 (25.81%) JUnit
2 8 (25.81%) Eclipse
2 8 (25.81%) JIRA
3 7 (22.58%) JBehave
4 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
5 5 (16.13%) Maven
6 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (12.90%) Cucumber
6 4 (12.90%) TestNG
6 4 (12.90%) Subversion
7 3 (9.68%) Ant
7 3 (9.68%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (9.68%) Gradle
7 3 (9.68%) TestLink
8 1 (3.23%) Grunt
8 1 (3.23%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (3.23%) Bower
8 1 (3.23%) MSBuild
8 1 (3.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Billing
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Analyst
1 9 (29.03%) Test Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Web Developer
4 4 (12.90%) QA Leader
4 4 (12.90%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) C# Web Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Tester
5 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.68%) QA Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Software Development Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Integration Tester
7 1 (3.23%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.23%) Development Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) .NET
1 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
2 6 (19.35%) jQuery
3 5 (16.13%) Web Services
4 4 (12.90%) XML
4 4 (12.90%) JMS
4 4 (12.90%) VXML
4 4 (12.90%) Ajax
4 4 (12.90%) WCF
4 4 (12.90%) CCXML
4 4 (12.90%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (9.68%) HTML
6 2 (6.45%) CSS
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.23%) Google Maps API
7 1 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Open Source
2 3 (9.68%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.45%) Digital Media
3 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) DTV
4 1 (3.23%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Scrum
3 9 (29.03%) BDD
4 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
4 8 (25.81%) Code Coverage
5 6 (19.35%) MVC
6 5 (16.13%) TDD
6 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
6 5 (16.13%) Kanban
6 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Web Development
7 4 (12.90%) DSDM
8 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
8 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Test Management
8 3 (9.68%) Manual Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Time Management
8 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.45%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) Java
2 9 (29.03%) C#
3 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.13%) SQL
4 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
5 4 (12.90%) Perl
6 3 (9.68%) VB
6 3 (9.68%) Python
6 3 (9.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) ISEB
1 3 (9.68%) ISTQB
1 3 (9.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (48.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Open Text
2 4 (12.90%) Sitecore
3 3 (9.68%) Appcelerator
3 3 (9.68%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) Twitter
4 1 (3.23%) Comverse
4 1 (3.23%) SAP
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