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 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
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 51 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing Selenium 8 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.33% 0.63% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.53% 5.56% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Median daily rate £338 £135 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -
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 Birmingham region.

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
76 72 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.67% 11.43% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 44 19
Median daily rate £358 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £436 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
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 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 20 January 2017.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 15 (71.43%) HTML
2 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 13 (61.90%) Java
3 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (57.14%) Jenkins
5 10 (47.62%) CSS
5 10 (47.62%) Cucumber
6 9 (42.86%) JIRA
7 8 (38.10%) WebDriver
7 8 (38.10%) MVC
8 7 (33.33%) TDD
8 7 (33.33%) Struts
8 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 7 (33.33%) HTML5
8 7 (33.33%) Spring
8 7 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 6 (28.57%) BDD
10 5 (23.81%) Confluence
10 5 (23.81%) Struts2
10 5 (23.81%) Spring MVC
10 5 (23.81%) jQuery
10 5 (23.81%) Web Testing
10 5 (23.81%) Jasmine
10 5 (23.81%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (23.81%) React
10 5 (23.81%) Protractor
10 5 (23.81%) Front End Development
11 4 (19.05%) Angular 2
11 4 (19.05%) Automation Testing
11 4 (19.05%) Performance Testing

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 (23.81%) Confluence
2 2 (9.52%) JBoss
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (9.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Wireshark
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Endeca
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 10 (47.62%) Cucumber
3 9 (42.86%) JIRA
4 8 (38.10%) WebDriver
5 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 5 (23.81%) Jasmine
6 5 (23.81%) Karma Test Runner
6 5 (23.81%) Protractor
7 4 (19.05%) JUnit
8 3 (14.29%) PhantomJS
9 2 (9.52%) Ant
9 2 (9.52%) Checkstyle
9 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
9 2 (9.52%) Hudson
9 2 (9.52%) QUnit
9 2 (9.52%) SpecFlow
9 2 (9.52%) Subversion
10 1 (4.76%) JSUnit
10 1 (4.76%) RSpec
10 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Hybris Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Test Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Angular Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (9.52%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) QA Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) HTML
2 10 (47.62%) CSS
3 7 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 7 (33.33%) HTML5
3 7 (33.33%) Spring
3 7 (33.33%) Struts
4 5 (23.81%) jQuery
4 5 (23.81%) React
4 5 (23.81%) Spring MVC
4 5 (23.81%) Struts2
5 4 (19.05%) Angular 2
5 4 (19.05%) Node.js
6 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 3 (14.29%) JSON
6 3 (14.29%) REST
6 3 (14.29%) Web Services
7 2 (9.52%) .NET
7 2 (9.52%) EJB
7 2 (9.52%) JMS
7 2 (9.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
1 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) MVC
3 7 (33.33%) TDD
4 6 (28.57%) BDD
5 5 (23.81%) Front End Development
5 5 (23.81%) Web Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Automation Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (19.05%) Performance Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
6 4 (19.05%) Web Development
7 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Scrum
7 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
8 2 (9.52%) CRM
8 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
8 2 (9.52%) SOA
8 2 (9.52%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (61.90%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Ruby
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Zenoss
2 1 (4.76%) Ansible
2 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) hybris
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Remedy