The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 54 58 56
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Selenium 14 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.96% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.14% 1.67% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +10.34%
Selenium
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
138 60 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.33% 9.09% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 36 24
Median daily rate £375 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £466 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £37.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Selenium across the Birmingham region.

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 21 (75.00%) HTML
1 21 (75.00%) Java
2 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 16 (57.14%) CSS
2 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) Cucumber
4 11 (39.29%) Test Automation
4 11 (39.29%) WebDriver
4 11 (39.29%) Jenkins
5 10 (35.71%) BDD
6 8 (28.57%) JIRA
6 8 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 7 (25.00%) TDD
7 7 (25.00%) Spring
7 7 (25.00%) QA
7 7 (25.00%) MVC
7 7 (25.00%) Struts
7 7 (25.00%) OO
8 6 (21.43%) OOP
8 6 (21.43%) HTML5
8 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
9 5 (17.86%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (17.86%) React
9 5 (17.86%) QA Automation
9 5 (17.86%) Front End Development
9 5 (17.86%) Protractor
9 5 (17.86%) Confluence
9 5 (17.86%) Struts2
9 5 (17.86%) Jasmine

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 5 (17.86%) Confluence
2 4 (14.29%) Documentum
2 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.14%) JBoss
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.57%) IIS
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) MS Office
2 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Wireshark
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Cucumber
2 11 (39.29%) Jenkins
2 11 (39.29%) WebDriver
3 8 (28.57%) JIRA
4 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (17.86%) Jasmine
5 5 (17.86%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (17.86%) Protractor
6 4 (14.29%) JUnit
7 3 (10.71%) PhantomJS
8 2 (7.14%) Ant
8 2 (7.14%) Checkstyle
8 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
8 2 (7.14%) Hudson
8 2 (7.14%) QUnit
8 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
8 2 (7.14%) Subversion
8 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
9 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
9 1 (3.57%) TestComplete
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Automation Tester
3 5 (17.86%) Tester
4 4 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (14.29%) QA Automation Tester
4 4 (14.29%) QA Tester
4 4 (14.29%) Test Automation Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Hybris Developer
5 3 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Test Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Angular Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (7.14%) QA Automation Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) QA Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) HTML
2 16 (57.14%) CSS
3 7 (25.00%) Spring
3 7 (25.00%) Struts
4 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
4 6 (21.43%) HTML5
5 5 (17.86%) jQuery
5 5 (17.86%) React
5 5 (17.86%) Spring MVC
5 5 (17.86%) Struts2
6 4 (14.29%) Angular 2
7 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
7 3 (10.71%) JSON
7 3 (10.71%) Node.js
7 3 (10.71%) REST
7 3 (10.71%) Web Services
8 2 (7.14%) J2EE
8 2 (7.14%) Java EE
8 2 (7.14%) JMS
8 2 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Unix
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Test Automation
3 10 (35.71%) BDD
4 8 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (25.00%) MVC
5 7 (25.00%) OO
5 7 (25.00%) TDD
6 6 (21.43%) OOP
7 5 (17.86%) Front End Development
7 5 (17.86%) Functional Testing
7 5 (17.86%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (17.86%) QA Automation
7 5 (17.86%) Web Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Case Management
8 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Software Delivery
8 4 (14.29%) Web Development
9 3 (10.71%) Automated Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Regression Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) Java
2 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.86%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) C#
4 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.14%) Ruby
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Zenoss
2 1 (3.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) VMware
2 4 (14.29%) EMC
2 4 (14.29%) Pega
3 3 (10.71%) hybris
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
4 2 (7.14%) Endeca
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.57%) IBM