The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 39 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Contract jobs citing Selenium 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.41% 1.90% 2.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.27% 12.90% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£275 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 - £22.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Development Applications Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
44 31 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 18.11% 14.76% 15.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 16
Average daily rate £275 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £228 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium.

1 9 (52.94%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) VB
3 6 (35.29%) CSS
3 6 (35.29%) WebDriver
4 5 (29.41%) WCF
4 5 (29.41%) jQuery
4 5 (29.41%) C#
4 5 (29.41%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (29.41%) MVC
4 5 (29.41%) Finance
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) NUnit
6 3 (17.65%) VB6
6 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
6 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (17.65%) LoadRunner
6 3 (17.65%) Web Services
6 3 (17.65%) .NET
6 3 (17.65%) VBScript
6 3 (17.65%) Java
6 3 (17.65%) Moq
6 3 (17.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (11.76%) BDD
7 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
7 2 (11.76%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (11.76%) Hudson
7 2 (11.76%) Perl

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) JBoss
1 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
1 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) WebDriver
2 5 (29.41%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (17.65%) LoadRunner
3 3 (17.65%) NUnit
3 3 (17.65%) Moq
3 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (11.76%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (11.76%) Hudson
4 2 (11.76%) JIRA
4 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
4 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 2 (11.76%) JMeter
4 2 (11.76%) Ant
4 2 (11.76%) JUnit
5 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.88%) TestNG
5 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.88%) RSpec
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Tester
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Web Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) HTML
2 6 (35.29%) CSS
3 5 (29.41%) WCF
3 5 (29.41%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) Web Services
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.76%) JSP
6 1 (5.88%) SOAP
6 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.88%) Spring
6 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (5.88%) CSS3
6 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
6 1 (5.88%) Sass
6 1 (5.88%) LESS
6 1 (5.88%) JPA
6 1 (5.88%) RESTful
6 1 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Clustering
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
1 1 (5.88%) Debian
1 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) MVC
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Kanban
3 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
3 2 (11.76%) BDD
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) Web Design
4 1 (5.88%) TDD
4 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) OOD
4 1 (5.88%) SOA
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Functional Programming
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) VB
3 5 (29.41%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) VB6
4 3 (17.65%) VBScript
5 2 (11.76%) Perl
5 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.88%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
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