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 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 31 29 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Contract jobs citing Selenium 6 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.62% 1.56% 1.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.91% 10.00% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
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£385 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% -10.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £71.00 -
% change year-on-year
-36.61% -
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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
55 30 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 24.02% 15.63% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 9
Average daily rate £375 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £276 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +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 26 March 2015.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) TestNG
3 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) Spring
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) JUnit
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) JPA
4 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) Mocha
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
1 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) TestNG
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) JUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) Mocha
3 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (14.29%) IntelliJ
3 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) RSpec
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
3 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) RESTful
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 2 (28.57%) JPA
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
3 1 (14.29%) Sass
3 1 (14.29%) LESS
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) OOD
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Twitter