The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 27 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing Selenium 8 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.66% 2.57% 2.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.38% 12.50% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 2
Median daily rate - £360 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.89 £57.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+18.06% +27.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
52 80 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.28% 20.57% 16.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 45 25
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £312 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £514 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 1
Median hourly rate £38.88 £42.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.44% -11.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Selenium
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Selenium Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (61.11%) BDD
3 10 (55.56%) Cucumber
3 10 (55.56%) Java
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
5 8 (44.44%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (44.44%) Scrum
5 8 (44.44%) TDD
6 7 (38.89%) Subversion
6 7 (38.89%) Web Development
6 7 (38.89%) jQuery
6 7 (38.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (38.89%) Oracle
6 7 (38.89%) PHP
6 7 (38.89%) C#
6 7 (38.89%) HTML
6 7 (38.89%) HTML5
6 7 (38.89%) RESTful
6 7 (38.89%) Node.js
6 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
6 7 (38.89%) Service Design
7 6 (33.33%) .NET
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 4 (22.22%) QA

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (5.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.56%) GitHub
2 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Cucumber
2 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (44.44%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (38.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (38.89%) Subversion
5 3 (16.67%) JMeter
5 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
6 2 (11.11%) Appium
6 2 (11.11%) JIRA
6 2 (11.11%) NUnit
6 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
7 1 (5.56%) JBehave
7 1 (5.56%) JUnit
7 1 (5.56%) RSpec
7 1 (5.56%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
7 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript Developer
2 5 (27.78%) PHP Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Web Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Web Developer
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Automation Tester
4 3 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior PHP Web Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Tester
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Developer in Test
5 2 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (11.11%) QA Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
1 7 (38.89%) HTML
1 7 (38.89%) HTML5
1 7 (38.89%) jQuery
1 7 (38.89%) Node.js
1 7 (38.89%) RESTful
2 6 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (16.67%) WCF
3 3 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (11.11%) WPF
5 1 (5.56%) CSS
5 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
5 1 (5.56%) REST
5 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) BDD
2 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (44.44%) Scrum
3 8 (44.44%) TDD
4 7 (38.89%) Service Design
4 7 (38.89%) Web Development
5 4 (22.22%) Automation Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.11%) Load Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 2 (11.11%) MVC
7 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Content Management
7 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Migration
7 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (38.89%) C#
3 7 (38.89%) PHP
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Google