The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 64 55 41
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Contract jobs citing Selenium 8 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.86% 2.46% 3.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.88% 16.18% 24.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 25
Median daily rate £431 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £329 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £428 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £13.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+339.33% -80.98%
Selenium
South West

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
136 136 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.55% 15.18% 13.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 103 85
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 4
Median hourly rate £41.75 £41.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.82% +17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.93 £41.00 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.65 £41.00 £36.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 15 (71.43%) Cucumber
3 14 (66.67%) SpecFlow
3 14 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 14 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 13 (61.90%) Ruby
4 13 (61.90%) C#
4 13 (61.90%) SQL
5 12 (57.14%) JIRA
6 11 (52.38%) Behat
6 11 (52.38%) Capybara
6 11 (52.38%) Rally
7 9 (42.86%) ISEB
8 8 (38.10%) GAP Analysis
8 8 (38.10%) OO
8 8 (38.10%) WATIR
8 8 (38.10%) Software Testing
8 8 (38.10%) ISTQB
8 8 (38.10%) Software Delivery
9 7 (33.33%) Scrum
10 6 (28.57%) BDD
11 4 (19.05%) Protractor
12 3 (14.29%) Games
12 3 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (14.29%) Automation Testing
12 3 (14.29%) HP UFT
12 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
12 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 3 (14.29%) QA

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 15 (71.43%) Cucumber
2 14 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 14 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 14 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 12 (57.14%) JIRA
4 11 (52.38%) Capybara
5 8 (38.10%) WATIR
6 4 (19.05%) Protractor
7 3 (14.29%) HP UFT
8 2 (9.52%) Appium
8 2 (9.52%) Bower
8 2 (9.52%) Grunt
8 2 (9.52%) gulp
8 2 (9.52%) Mocha
8 2 (9.52%) Robotium
8 2 (9.52%) TestComplete
8 2 (9.52%) Xcode
9 1 (4.76%) Maven
9 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
9 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Test Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Test Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Test Automation Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Test Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Automation Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Developer
6 2 (9.52%) QA Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) QA Test Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Tester
6 2 (9.52%) UI Developer
7 1 (4.76%) DevOps Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Senior QA Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) Behat
2 3 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
3 2 (9.52%) Backbone.js
3 2 (9.52%) Chai
3 2 (9.52%) CSS
3 2 (9.52%) CSS3
3 2 (9.52%) D3.js
3 2 (9.52%) GreenSock GSAP
3 2 (9.52%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) HTML5
3 2 (9.52%) SVG
3 2 (9.52%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) Gherkin
4 1 (4.76%) JSON
4 1 (4.76%) REST
4 1 (4.76%) SOAP
4 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Animation
1 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Android
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 8 (38.10%) GAP Analysis
3 8 (38.10%) OO
3 8 (38.10%) Software Delivery
3 8 (38.10%) Software Testing
4 7 (33.33%) Scrum
5 6 (28.57%) BDD
6 3 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 3 (14.29%) Kanban
6 3 (14.29%) TDD
6 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 3 (14.29%) Time Management
7 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Exploratory Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) C#
1 13 (61.90%) Ruby
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) ES6
2 2 (9.52%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) Python
2 2 (9.52%) VB
2 2 (9.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) ISEB
2 8 (38.10%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Rally
2 1 (4.76%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft