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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 90 100 102
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing Selenium 31 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.30% 1.05% 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.54% 11.16% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 21 9
Median daily rate £360 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £260 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £13.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+339.33% -80.98%
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
229 242 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.63% 9.38% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 134 93
Median daily rate £419 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.06% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +5 14 £360 +2.85% 3
Wokingham - 7 £350 -
Maidenhead +7 5 £450 -
Bracknell -12 1 £538 +28.35% 1
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 20 (37.04%) Java
4 18 (33.33%) BDD
5 17 (31.48%) WebDriver
6 16 (29.63%) Jenkins
7 15 (27.78%) Cucumber
8 12 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (22.22%) SC Cleared
8 12 (22.22%) Security Cleared
8 12 (22.22%) Test Scripting
9 11 (20.37%) C#
9 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
9 11 (20.37%) SpecFlow
10 10 (18.52%) TDD
11 9 (16.67%) ISEB
11 9 (16.67%) Scrum
11 9 (16.67%) SOAP
11 9 (16.67%) Web Services
11 9 (16.67%) Waterfall
12 8 (14.81%) QA
12 8 (14.81%) SQL
12 8 (14.81%) SoapUI
12 8 (14.81%) Gherkin
12 8 (14.81%) Test Strategy
12 8 (14.81%) Automation Testing
12 8 (14.81%) SDLC
13 7 (12.96%) Mobile App
13 7 (12.96%) .NET
13 7 (12.96%) JUnit

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 1 (1.85%) CMS
1 1 (1.85%) IIS
1 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) DNS
1 1 (1.85%) Internet
1 1 (1.85%) LDAP
1 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (31.48%) WebDriver
2 16 (29.63%) Jenkins
3 15 (27.78%) Cucumber
4 11 (20.37%) SpecFlow
5 8 (14.81%) SoapUI
6 7 (12.96%) JUnit
7 6 (11.11%) TestNG
8 4 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (7.41%) JMeter
8 4 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (5.56%) Appium
9 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
9 3 (5.56%) JIRA
9 3 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (5.56%) Subversion
9 3 (5.56%) TeamCity
10 2 (3.70%) Hudson
10 2 (3.70%) Maven
10 2 (3.70%) Ranorex
10 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Billing
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Tester
2 15 (27.78%) Architect
3 14 (25.93%) Test Architect
4 12 (22.22%) Analyst
5 11 (20.37%) Test Automation Architect
6 10 (18.52%) Automation Tester
6 10 (18.52%) Test Analyst
7 7 (12.96%) Developer
7 7 (12.96%) Test Manager
8 5 (9.26%) Developer in Test
8 5 (9.26%) Selenium Tester
9 4 (7.41%) Automation Test Analyst
9 4 (7.41%) Java Architect
9 4 (7.41%) SOA Architect
9 4 (7.41%) Software Analyst
9 4 (7.41%) Software Test Analyst
9 4 (7.41%) Software Tester
10 3 (5.56%) Java Developer
10 3 (5.56%) Senior Architect
10 3 (5.56%) Senior Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) SOAP
1 9 (16.67%) Web Services
2 8 (14.81%) Gherkin
3 7 (12.96%) .NET
4 6 (11.11%) Ajax
5 4 (7.41%) Flash
6 3 (5.56%) HTML
6 3 (5.56%) Java EE
6 3 (5.56%) RESTful
7 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.70%) CSS
7 2 (3.70%) HTML5
7 2 (3.70%) Node.js
7 2 (3.70%) XML
8 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (1.85%) CSS3
8 1 (1.85%) REST
8 1 (1.85%) Sass
8 1 (1.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Linux
2 2 (3.70%) AIX
3 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.85%) Unix
3 1 (1.85%) Windows
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 18 (33.33%) BDD
4 12 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 10 (18.52%) TDD
6 9 (16.67%) Scrum
6 9 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 8 (14.81%) Automation Testing
7 8 (14.81%) SDLC
7 8 (14.81%) Test Strategy
8 7 (12.96%) OOP
8 7 (12.96%) SOA
9 6 (11.11%) Automated Testing
9 6 (11.11%) Data Protection
9 6 (11.11%) Functional Testing
9 6 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (9.26%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (9.26%) Open Source
10 5 (9.26%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) Java
2 11 (20.37%) C#
3 8 (14.81%) SQL
4 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.11%) VBScript
5 4 (7.41%) Ruby
6 2 (3.70%) Python
7 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.85%) Groovy
7 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 12 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) QA
2 4 (7.41%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.56%) Nagios
3 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.70%) Puppet
4 1 (1.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) IBM
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (1.85%) HP