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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
South East / Berkshire
Rank 77 103 91
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -12
Contract jobs citing Selenium 27 22 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.37% 0.87% 1.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.74% 10.09% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 29
Median daily rate £450 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £320 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £600 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.89 £57.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+18.06% +27.77%

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
230 218 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.63% 8.59% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 134 148
Median daily rate £450 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 4
Median hourly rate £30.00 £46.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.48% +30.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £45.00 £20.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £175.00 £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +15.38%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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
Bracknell - 12 £450 - 1
Reading +4 6 £325 -10.95% 4
Maidenhead -3 2 £350 -17.64%
Newbury +4 1 £300 -20.00% 6
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 43 (71.67%) WebDriver
2 40 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (51.67%) BDD
4 29 (48.33%) Test Automation
4 29 (48.33%) Java
5 27 (45.00%) Scrum
5 27 (45.00%) TDD
6 20 (33.33%) XML
7 19 (31.67%) REST
8 18 (30.00%) Project Management
8 18 (30.00%) Automated Testing
8 18 (30.00%) Groovy
9 17 (28.33%) Manual Testing
9 17 (28.33%) Ruby
9 17 (28.33%) JSON
9 17 (28.33%) JMeter
9 17 (28.33%) Python
9 17 (28.33%) HTTP
10 16 (26.67%) OO
10 16 (26.67%) SoapUI
10 16 (26.67%) eggPlant
11 15 (25.00%) Apache Ivy
11 15 (25.00%) Bitbucket
11 15 (25.00%) Gradle
11 15 (25.00%) OOP
11 15 (25.00%) Ant
11 15 (25.00%) CMS
11 15 (25.00%) Content Management
11 15 (25.00%) Maven
12 14 (23.33%) Sitecore CMS

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 15 (25.00%) CMS
2 14 (23.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (5.00%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.67%) Confluence
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (28.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.67%) Big Data
3 1 (1.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 43 (71.67%) WebDriver
2 17 (28.33%) JMeter
3 16 (26.67%) eggPlant
3 16 (26.67%) SoapUI
4 15 (25.00%) Ant
4 15 (25.00%) Apache Ivy
4 15 (25.00%) Bitbucket
4 15 (25.00%) Gradle
4 15 (25.00%) Maven
5 13 (21.67%) Cucumber
6 12 (20.00%) JIRA
7 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (10.00%) Jenkins
9 4 (6.67%) Appium
9 4 (6.67%) NUnit
9 4 (6.67%) Subversion
10 3 (5.00%) Bugzilla
10 3 (5.00%) JUnit
10 3 (5.00%) LoadRunner
10 3 (5.00%) NeoLoad
General
1 4 (6.67%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (38.33%) Analyst
2 18 (30.00%) Developer
3 17 (28.33%) Test Analyst
3 17 (28.33%) Tester
4 14 (23.33%) Developer in Test
5 11 (18.33%) Automation Test Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) QA Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 6 (10.00%) QA Automation Analyst
7 6 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
7 6 (10.00%) Software Tester
8 5 (8.33%) Automation Tester
9 4 (6.67%) Lead Test Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) QA Tester
9 4 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Software Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Software Test Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Test Leader
10 3 (5.00%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.33%) XML
2 19 (31.67%) REST
3 17 (28.33%) JSON
4 14 (23.33%) Web Services
5 11 (18.33%) SOAP
6 7 (11.67%) .NET
7 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (5.00%) Gherkin
7 3 (5.00%) Kafka
7 3 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (5.00%) React
7 3 (5.00%) RESTful
8 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.33%) HTML
8 2 (3.33%) HTML5
9 1 (1.67%) Apache CXF
9 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.67%) CSS3
9 1 (1.67%) EJB
9 1 (1.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.67%) iPad
5 1 (1.67%) IVR
5 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Android
1 4 (6.67%) Apple iOS
1 4 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (51.67%) BDD
3 29 (48.33%) Test Automation
4 27 (45.00%) Scrum
4 27 (45.00%) TDD
5 18 (30.00%) Automated Testing
5 18 (30.00%) Project Management
6 17 (28.33%) Manual Testing
7 16 (26.67%) OO
8 15 (25.00%) Content Management
8 15 (25.00%) OOP
9 11 (18.33%) Security Testing
10 8 (13.33%) Performance Testing
11 7 (11.67%) Data Protection
11 7 (11.67%) Test Management
12 6 (10.00%) Defect Management
12 6 (10.00%) QA Automation
12 6 (10.00%) Web Testing
13 5 (8.33%) Automation Testing
13 5 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 29 (48.33%) Java
2 18 (30.00%) Groovy
3 17 (28.33%) Python
3 17 (28.33%) Ruby
4 14 (23.33%) C#
4 14 (23.33%) C++
5 13 (21.67%) SQL
6 6 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.33%) VB
8 1 (1.67%) C
8 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) ISTQB
2 5 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.00%) ISEB
5 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (23.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) HP Fortify
2 2 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Sitecore
1 14 (23.33%) Splunk
2 4 (6.67%) HP
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.33%) Capita
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle
3 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
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