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 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 53 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 23 27 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.54% 3.41% -
As % of the Development Applications category 17.29% 25.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.46% -
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%
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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
133 107 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.71% 13.53% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 83 27
Average daily rate £375 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Average hourly rate £41.00 £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +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 28 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 28 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 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (43.59%) Test Automation
3 15 (38.46%) Cucumber
4 14 (35.90%) JIRA
5 13 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 13 (33.33%) BDD
5 13 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 13 (33.33%) Java
6 11 (28.21%) QA
6 11 (28.21%) Automation Testing
7 10 (25.64%) PHP
7 10 (25.64%) Automated Testing
8 9 (23.08%) Ruby
8 9 (23.08%) Jenkins
9 7 (17.95%) SDLC
9 7 (17.95%) Behat
9 7 (17.95%) Regression Testing
9 7 (17.95%) SQL
9 7 (17.95%) SOAP
10 6 (15.38%) Web Services
10 6 (15.38%) Scrum
10 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
10 6 (15.38%) REST
10 6 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (15.38%) Load Testing
11 5 (12.82%) Unit Testing
11 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
11 5 (12.82%) .NET
11 5 (12.82%) C#
12 4 (10.26%) Selenium IDE

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (7.69%) Node.js
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) Liferay
2 1 (2.56%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.13%) MySQL
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (38.46%) Cucumber
2 14 (35.90%) JIRA
3 13 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 9 (23.08%) Jenkins
5 7 (17.95%) Behat
6 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
7 4 (10.26%) MSTest
7 4 (10.26%) Selenium IDE
7 4 (10.26%) PhpStorm
7 4 (10.26%) GitLab
8 3 (7.69%) Jasmine
8 3 (7.69%) RSpec
8 3 (7.69%) TestNG
8 3 (7.69%) NUnit
8 3 (7.69%) JUnit
9 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
9 2 (5.13%) HP UFT
9 2 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (5.13%) Maven
9 2 (5.13%) JBehave
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Developer
2 5 (12.82%) Tester
2 5 (12.82%) Test Leader
2 5 (12.82%) Automation Tester
2 5 (12.82%) AWS Developer
3 4 (10.26%) QA Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Test Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Automation Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) PHP Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Tester
6 1 (2.56%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) SOAP
2 6 (15.38%) Web Services
2 6 (15.38%) REST
3 5 (12.82%) .NET
4 4 (10.26%) CSS
4 4 (10.26%) jQuery
5 3 (7.69%) Backbone.js
5 3 (7.69%) Underscore.js
5 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 3 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (7.69%) Marionette.js
5 3 (7.69%) XML
5 3 (7.69%) HTML
6 2 (5.13%) RESTful
7 1 (2.56%) HTML5
7 1 (2.56%) Spring
7 1 (2.56%) Ajax
7 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.56%) JSON
7 1 (2.56%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 3 (7.69%) Data Structures
1 3 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.13%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Android
2 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (43.59%) Test Automation
3 13 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 13 (33.33%) BDD
4 11 (28.21%) Automation Testing
5 10 (25.64%) Automated Testing
6 7 (17.95%) Regression Testing
6 7 (17.95%) SDLC
7 6 (15.38%) Load Testing
7 6 (15.38%) Scrum
7 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 6 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (12.82%) Unit Testing
9 4 (10.26%) Manual Testing
9 4 (10.26%) TDD
9 4 (10.26%) Software Testing
10 3 (7.69%) Performance Testing
10 3 (7.69%) MVC
10 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (5.13%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) Java
2 10 (25.64%) PHP
3 9 (23.08%) Ruby
4 7 (17.95%) SQL
5 5 (12.82%) C#
6 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.56%) Perl
7 1 (2.56%) PHP5
7 1 (2.56%) VB
7 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) ISEB
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.21%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Adobe
2 1 (2.56%) Atlassian