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 24 May 2016 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 98 72 112
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +40
Contract jobs citing Selenium 26 47 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.08% 1.83% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.06% 16.97% 4.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 3
Median daily rate £360 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +40.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.15 £33.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+16.85% -52.81%
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
235 277 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.77% 10.79% 9.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 151 140
Median daily rate £450 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £401 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

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 24 May 2016.

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 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -29 11 £350 - 7
Maidenhead +4 5 £450 +73.07%
Newbury +3 1 - - 2
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 26 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (48.94%) Java
3 21 (44.68%) Test Automation
4 18 (38.30%) Cucumber
5 15 (31.91%) BDD
5 15 (31.91%) WebDriver
6 12 (25.53%) SQL
7 11 (23.40%) C#
7 11 (23.40%) Jenkins
8 10 (21.28%) Gherkin
8 10 (21.28%) Web Services
8 10 (21.28%) QA
9 9 (19.15%) Maven
9 9 (19.15%) Ruby
9 9 (19.15%) SOAP
9 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
9 9 (19.15%) SpecFlow
10 8 (17.02%) SoapUI
10 8 (17.02%) JUnit
10 8 (17.02%) TDD
10 8 (17.02%) Test Scripting
10 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
11 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
11 7 (14.89%) Waterfall
11 7 (14.89%) Automated Testing
11 7 (14.89%) Scrum
11 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
11 7 (14.89%) OOP
11 7 (14.89%) REST
12 6 (12.77%) Test Strategy

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 4 (8.51%) Apache
1 4 (8.51%) Node.js
2 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.13%) CMS
3 1 (2.13%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) MongoDB
1 4 (8.51%) MySQL
2 1 (2.13%) GIS
2 1 (2.13%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 18 (38.30%) Cucumber
2 15 (31.91%) WebDriver
3 11 (23.40%) Jenkins
4 9 (19.15%) Maven
4 9 (19.15%) SpecFlow
5 8 (17.02%) JUnit
5 8 (17.02%) SoapUI
6 6 (12.77%) TestNG
7 5 (10.64%) JMeter
7 5 (10.64%) LoadRunner
8 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
8 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
9 3 (6.38%) Artifactory
9 3 (6.38%) Checkstyle
9 3 (6.38%) Cobertura
9 3 (6.38%) FindBugs
9 3 (6.38%) Hudson
9 3 (6.38%) JIRA
9 3 (6.38%) Subversion
9 3 (6.38%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.26%) Billing
4 1 (2.13%) Advertising
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Tester
2 11 (23.40%) Architect
3 7 (14.89%) Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Automation Tester
4 6 (12.77%) Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Developer in Test
4 6 (12.77%) Test Architect
4 6 (12.77%) Test Automation Architect
5 5 (10.64%) Performance Tester
5 5 (10.64%) Test Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Software Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Software Test Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Software Tester
7 3 (6.38%) Java Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Ruby Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Test Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Tester
7 3 (6.38%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) Gherkin
1 10 (21.28%) Web Services
2 9 (19.15%) SOAP
3 7 (14.89%) REST
4 5 (10.64%) JSON
4 5 (10.64%) XML
5 4 (8.51%) Apache Commons
5 4 (8.51%) CSS
5 4 (8.51%) Grails
5 4 (8.51%) Hibernate
5 4 (8.51%) Java EE
5 4 (8.51%) jQuery
5 4 (8.51%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (8.51%) Spring
5 4 (8.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (4.26%) HTML
6 2 (4.26%) RESTful
7 1 (2.13%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (44.68%) Test Automation
3 15 (31.91%) BDD
4 8 (17.02%) TDD
4 8 (17.02%) Test Scripting
5 7 (14.89%) Automated Testing
5 7 (14.89%) OOP
5 7 (14.89%) Scrum
5 7 (14.89%) Waterfall
6 6 (12.77%) Data Protection
6 6 (12.77%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (12.77%) SDLC
6 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
6 6 (12.77%) Test Strategy
7 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.64%) Open Source
7 5 (10.64%) Regression Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (8.51%) DevOps
8 4 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) Java
2 12 (25.53%) SQL
3 11 (23.40%) C#
4 9 (19.15%) Ruby
5 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.26%) Perl
8 1 (2.13%) C
8 1 (2.13%) Groovy
8 1 (2.13%) Python
8 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.13%) VBScript
8 1 (2.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.77%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.28%) QA
2 3 (6.38%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) ATG
2 4 (8.51%) hybris
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) HP
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