The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 52 50 51
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Selenium 23 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.65% 2.05% 0.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.55% 20.00% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £385 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £71.00 -
% change year-on-year
-36.61% -
Selenium
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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 Bristol region.

Development Applications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
139 90 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.03% 10.25% 10.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 71 53
Average daily rate £413 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £392 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £47.50 £46.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +30.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-1.45% +5.00%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Selenium
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Bristol region.

Selenium Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 41 (83.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.90%) WebDriver
3 18 (36.73%) Java
4 16 (32.65%) Scrum
5 15 (30.61%) Test Scripting
6 13 (26.53%) Waterfall
7 11 (22.45%) Test Automation
7 11 (22.45%) Jenkins
8 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
8 10 (20.41%) Open Source
8 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
8 10 (20.41%) ISEB
9 9 (18.37%) PHP
9 9 (18.37%) Cucumber
9 9 (18.37%) BDD
10 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
10 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
10 8 (16.33%) Maven
10 8 (16.33%) QA
10 8 (16.33%) SQL
10 8 (16.33%) Linux
10 8 (16.33%) QuickTest Pro
10 8 (16.33%) Finance
10 8 (16.33%) TDD
10 8 (16.33%) Test Planning
11 7 (14.29%) Automation Testing
11 7 (14.29%) JMeter
11 7 (14.29%) Validation
11 7 (14.29%) C#
11 7 (14.29%) Windows

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (4.08%) Node.js
2 1 (2.04%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) MySQL
1 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (44.90%) WebDriver
2 11 (22.45%) Jenkins
3 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
4 9 (18.37%) Cucumber
5 8 (16.33%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (16.33%) Maven
6 7 (14.29%) WATIR
6 7 (14.29%) JMeter
7 6 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (8.16%) Eclipse
8 4 (8.16%) SpecFlow
8 4 (8.16%) Behat
9 3 (6.12%) TeamCity
9 3 (6.12%) Hudson
9 3 (6.12%) SoapUI
9 3 (6.12%) FitNesse
9 3 (6.12%) JIRA
10 2 (4.08%) JUnit
11 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
11 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.04%) Marketing
2 1 (2.04%) Electronics
2 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Tester
2 12 (24.49%) Test Engineer
3 11 (22.45%) Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Test Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Technical Tester
7 4 (8.16%) Automation Tester
8 3 (6.12%) PHP Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Selenium Tester
8 3 (6.12%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Test Leader
9 2 (4.08%) Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Test Team Leader
9 2 (4.08%) Test Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Tester
9 2 (4.08%) Team Leader
10 1 (2.04%) Test Specialist
10 1 (2.04%) QA Tester
10 1 (2.04%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) XML
2 5 (10.20%) HTML
3 4 (8.16%) .NET
3 4 (8.16%) CSS
3 4 (8.16%) jQuery
3 4 (8.16%) REST
3 4 (8.16%) HTML5
4 3 (6.12%) CSS3
4 3 (6.12%) Web Services
5 2 (4.08%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (4.08%) RESTful
5 2 (4.08%) Backbone.js
5 2 (4.08%) SOAP
5 2 (4.08%) Middleware
5 2 (4.08%) Ajax
5 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.08%) JSON
5 2 (4.08%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.04%) Dojo
6 1 (2.04%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Open Source
2 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.04%) User Experience
3 1 (2.04%) DTV
3 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Linux
2 7 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (83.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.65%) Scrum
3 15 (30.61%) Test Scripting
4 13 (26.53%) Waterfall
5 11 (22.45%) Test Automation
6 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
7 9 (18.37%) BDD
8 8 (16.33%) Test Planning
8 8 (16.33%) TDD
9 7 (14.29%) Performance Testing
9 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (14.29%) V-Model
9 7 (14.29%) Validation
9 7 (14.29%) Automation Testing
10 6 (12.24%) Software Testing
10 6 (12.24%) OO
11 4 (8.16%) MVC
12 3 (6.12%) Test Strategy
12 3 (6.12%) Automated Testing
13 2 (4.08%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.73%) Java
2 9 (18.37%) PHP
3 8 (16.33%) SQL
4 7 (14.29%) C#
5 3 (6.12%) Ruby
5 3 (6.12%) PHP5
6 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.04%) Perl
7 1 (2.04%) Python
7 1 (2.04%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) ISEB
2 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
2 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (12.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (12.24%) HND
4 4 (8.16%) ISTQB
5 2 (4.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) HP
3 1 (2.04%) Zend
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe
3 1 (2.04%) SAP
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