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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 35 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 7 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.55% 1.74% -
As % of the Development Applications category 22.58% 17.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £365 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -
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 - £71.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +129.03%
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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
31 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 11.31% 10.00% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 11
Average daily rate £325 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £250 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £375 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 (81.82%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) WebDriver
3 6 (54.55%) TestNG
3 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Eclipse
3 6 (54.55%) IntelliJ
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) Maven
4 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
5 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
5 4 (36.36%) HP UFT
6 3 (27.27%) Firebug
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) TeamCity
6 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
7 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
7 2 (18.18%) QA
7 2 (18.18%) ISEB
7 2 (18.18%) VBScript
7 2 (18.18%) VB
7 2 (18.18%) C#
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
8 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 1 (9.09%) Oracle
8 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (9.09%) UNIX
8 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) WebDriver
2 6 (54.55%) Eclipse
2 6 (54.55%) IntelliJ
2 6 (54.55%) TestNG
3 5 (45.45%) Maven
3 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
4 4 (36.36%) HP UFT
5 3 (27.27%) Firebug
5 3 (27.27%) TeamCity
6 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
7 1 (9.09%) MSBuild
7 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
7 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
7 1 (9.09%) CruiseControl
7 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Tester
1 4 (36.36%) Test Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Release Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Build and Release Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
3 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) VBScript
3 2 (18.18%) VB
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle