The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Brighton region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Selenium 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.74% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 17.39% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£365 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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% -
Development Applications Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
23 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 10.00% 10.87% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 7
Average daily rate £275 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £151 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £365 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -0.66%
Selenium
East Sussex

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 1 August 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 3 (42.86%) Web Services
1 3 (42.86%) HTTP
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) VBScript
1 3 (42.86%) VB
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (42.86%) LoadRunner
1 3 (42.86%) QA
1 3 (42.86%) Kanban
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
1 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
1 3 (42.86%) BDD
1 3 (42.86%) Automation Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) JMeter
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
1 3 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (42.86%) LoadRunner
1 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
2 1 (14.29%) JMeter
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) Ant
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Hudson
2 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) QA Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) Kanban
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
1 3 (42.86%) BDD
1 3 (42.86%) Automation Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) VBScript
1 3 (42.86%) VB
1 3 (42.86%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP