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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 44 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 28 26 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.19% 3.23% -
As % of the Development Applications category 19.86% 24.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 23 24 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £356 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% -
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 £13.50 £71.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-80.98% +129.03%
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
141 105 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.08% 13.03% 6.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 81 19
Average daily rate £375 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 0
Average hourly rate £37.39 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.82% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) Test Automation
3 16 (37.21%) Cucumber
4 14 (32.56%) WebDriver
4 14 (32.56%) Test Scripting
5 13 (30.23%) Java
5 13 (30.23%) JIRA
6 12 (27.91%) BDD
7 11 (25.58%) QA
7 11 (25.58%) PHP
8 10 (23.26%) Automated Testing
8 10 (23.26%) Automation Testing
9 9 (20.93%) Jenkins
9 9 (20.93%) Ruby
10 7 (16.28%) Regression Testing
10 7 (16.28%) Scrum
10 7 (16.28%) SQL
10 7 (16.28%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (16.28%) Load Testing
10 7 (16.28%) Behat
10 7 (16.28%) SDLC
11 6 (13.95%) REST
11 6 (13.95%) SOAP
11 6 (13.95%) Web Services
12 5 (11.63%) HP UFT
12 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
12 5 (11.63%) jQuery
12 5 (11.63%) Degree
13 4 (9.30%) GitLab
13 4 (9.30%) Selenium IDE

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 (6.98%) Node.js
2 1 (2.33%) Liferay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.65%) MySQL
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) Cucumber
2 14 (32.56%) WebDriver
3 13 (30.23%) JIRA
4 9 (20.93%) Jenkins
5 7 (16.28%) Behat
6 5 (11.63%) HP UFT
7 4 (9.30%) Maven
7 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
7 4 (9.30%) Selenium IDE
7 4 (9.30%) PhpStorm
7 4 (9.30%) GitLab
7 4 (9.30%) MSTest
8 3 (6.98%) Jasmine
8 3 (6.98%) RSpec
8 3 (6.98%) TestNG
8 3 (6.98%) NUnit
8 3 (6.98%) JUnit
9 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
9 2 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Developer
2 5 (11.63%) Tester
2 5 (11.63%) Test Leader
2 5 (11.63%) Automation Tester
2 5 (11.63%) AWS Developer
3 4 (9.30%) Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Test Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) QA Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Senior Test Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Test Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) PHP Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Team Leader
5 2 (4.65%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (2.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) SOAP
1 6 (13.95%) Web Services
1 6 (13.95%) REST
2 5 (11.63%) jQuery
3 4 (9.30%) XML
3 4 (9.30%) HTML
3 4 (9.30%) .NET
4 3 (6.98%) CSS
4 3 (6.98%) HTML5
4 3 (6.98%) Backbone.js
4 3 (6.98%) Underscore.js
4 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
4 3 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (6.98%) Marionette.js
5 2 (4.65%) RESTful
5 2 (4.65%) Ajax
5 2 (4.65%) CSS3
5 2 (4.65%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.98%) Data Structures
1 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Android
2 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) Test Automation
3 14 (32.56%) Test Scripting
4 12 (27.91%) BDD
5 10 (23.26%) Automation Testing
5 10 (23.26%) Automated Testing
6 7 (16.28%) Scrum
6 7 (16.28%) Regression Testing
6 7 (16.28%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (16.28%) Load Testing
6 7 (16.28%) SDLC
7 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
8 4 (9.30%) Software Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Manual Testing
9 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.98%) Performance Testing
9 3 (6.98%) TDD
9 3 (6.98%) MVC
9 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) Java
2 11 (25.58%) PHP
3 9 (20.93%) Ruby
4 7 (16.28%) SQL
5 4 (9.30%) C#
6 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.65%) PHP5
8 1 (2.33%) Perl
8 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) ISEB
3 3 (6.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.58%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Adobe
2 1 (2.33%) HP
2 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
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