The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
South East / Berkshire
Rank 78 102 100
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -2
Contract jobs citing Selenium 28 18 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.45% 0.74% 1.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.67% 8.41% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 17
Median daily rate £350 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.19 £47.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +15.15%

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
221 214 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.43% 8.76% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 125 133
Median daily rate £440 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £42.75 £24.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £175.00 £37.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +10.67%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Reading -5 7 £350 -4.10% 1
Bracknell - 7 £450 - 1
Maidenhead - 6 £350 -
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 40 (70.18%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 26 (45.61%) BDD
4 25 (43.86%) Scrum
4 25 (43.86%) Java
5 24 (42.11%) Test Automation
6 23 (40.35%) TDD
7 19 (33.33%) SoapUI
8 17 (29.82%) Automated Testing
9 16 (28.07%) C#
9 16 (28.07%) XML
10 15 (26.32%) Manual Testing
11 14 (24.56%) REST
11 14 (24.56%) SOAP
11 14 (24.56%) QA
12 13 (22.81%) Python
12 13 (22.81%) Project Management
12 13 (22.81%) Cucumber
12 13 (22.81%) Groovy
13 12 (21.05%) HTTP
13 12 (21.05%) JMeter
13 12 (21.05%) Web Services
13 12 (21.05%) C++
13 12 (21.05%) SQL
13 12 (21.05%) Ruby
13 12 (21.05%) JSON
14 11 (19.30%) Maven
14 11 (19.30%) .NET
14 11 (19.30%) Ant
14 11 (19.30%) OO

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 10 (17.54%) CMS
2 9 (15.79%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (5.26%) MQSeries
4 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.75%) Confluence
5 1 (1.75%) IIS
5 1 (1.75%) JBoss
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.05%) HTTP
2 1 (1.75%) DNS
2 1 (1.75%) LDAP
2 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) Big Data
2 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.75%) Hazelcast
2 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.75%) MySQL
2 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.75%) Redis
2 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 38 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 19 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 13 (22.81%) Cucumber
4 12 (21.05%) JMeter
5 11 (19.30%) Ant
5 11 (19.30%) Apache Ivy
5 11 (19.30%) eggPlant
5 11 (19.30%) Gradle
5 11 (19.30%) Maven
6 10 (17.54%) Bitbucket
6 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
6 10 (17.54%) JIRA
7 9 (15.79%) Jenkins
8 6 (10.53%) Subversion
9 5 (8.77%) JUnit
9 5 (8.77%) NUnit
10 4 (7.02%) Hudson
11 3 (5.26%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Retail
2 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) Analyst
2 19 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 16 (28.07%) Developer
4 15 (26.32%) Tester
5 13 (22.81%) Automation Test Analyst
6 11 (19.30%) Developer in Test
7 8 (14.04%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 7 (12.28%) QA Analyst
9 6 (10.53%) QA Automation Analyst
9 6 (10.53%) QA Test Analyst
10 5 (8.77%) Automation Tester
10 5 (8.77%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (8.77%) Senior Test Analyst
11 4 (7.02%) Lead Test Analyst
11 4 (7.02%) QA Tester
11 4 (7.02%) Software Analyst
11 4 (7.02%) Software Test Analyst
11 4 (7.02%) Software Tester
11 4 (7.02%) Test Leader
12 3 (5.26%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.07%) XML
2 14 (24.56%) REST
2 14 (24.56%) SOAP
3 12 (21.05%) JSON
3 12 (21.05%) Web Services
4 11 (19.30%) .NET
5 4 (7.02%) AngularJS
5 4 (7.02%) HTML
5 4 (7.02%) HTML5
5 4 (7.02%) RESTful
6 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (5.26%) CSS
6 3 (5.26%) Gherkin
6 3 (5.26%) Kafka
6 3 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (3.51%) Ajax
7 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.51%) Java EE
7 2 (3.51%) Node.js
7 2 (3.51%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Visualisation
2 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Apple iOS
1 4 (7.02%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (1.75%) AIX
3 1 (1.75%) Linux
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (70.18%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (45.61%) BDD
3 25 (43.86%) Scrum
4 24 (42.11%) Test Automation
5 23 (40.35%) TDD
6 17 (29.82%) Automated Testing
7 15 (26.32%) Manual Testing
8 13 (22.81%) Project Management
9 11 (19.30%) OO
10 10 (17.54%) Content Management
10 10 (17.54%) OOP
11 9 (15.79%) Security Testing
12 7 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (12.28%) Data Protection
13 6 (10.53%) Performance Testing
13 6 (10.53%) QA Automation
13 6 (10.53%) Test Management
13 6 (10.53%) Web Testing
14 5 (8.77%) Quality Management
14 5 (8.77%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.86%) Java
2 16 (28.07%) C#
3 13 (22.81%) Groovy
3 13 (22.81%) Python
4 12 (21.05%) C++
4 12 (21.05%) Ruby
4 12 (21.05%) SQL
5 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.51%) VBScript
7 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) ISTQB
2 4 (7.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.51%) ISEB
5 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.56%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) SDET
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.75%) Ansible
2 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Sitecore
1 9 (15.79%) Splunk
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) Oracle
3 2 (3.51%) Capita
3 2 (3.51%) IBM
3 2 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.75%) HP
Bracknell, Berkshire
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