The first table below looks at the demand for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Cambridge region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 37 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Selenium 14 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.03% - 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.00% - 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 2
Average daily rate
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£413 - £288
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 - £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 - £298
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £31.00 -
% change year-on-year
+129.03% -
Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
100 49 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.65% 12.53% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 19 28
Average daily rate £338 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 10
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.26% -5.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Selenium
Cambridgeshire

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 12 (66.67%) OO
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
3 10 (55.56%) Java
3 10 (55.56%) SQL
4 9 (50.00%) TDD
5 7 (38.89%) Scrum
5 7 (38.89%) .NET
5 7 (38.89%) C++
5 7 (38.89%) JBoss
5 7 (38.89%) Apache
5 7 (38.89%) WebLogic
5 7 (38.89%) Big Data
5 7 (38.89%) QA
5 7 (38.89%) Dojo
5 7 (38.89%) jQuery
5 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
5 7 (38.89%) Kanban
5 7 (38.89%) BDD
6 6 (33.33%) Maven
7 5 (27.78%) Automated Testing
7 5 (27.78%) Ruby
7 5 (27.78%) JIRA
7 5 (27.78%) GIS
7 5 (27.78%) JMeter
7 5 (27.78%) Web Services
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle
7 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
8 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 4 (22.22%) Feature Driven Development

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 7 (38.89%) WebLogic
1 7 (38.89%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Big Data
2 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
3 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
2 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
3 6 (33.33%) Maven
4 5 (27.78%) JIRA
4 5 (27.78%) JMeter
5 4 (22.22%) Cucumber
5 4 (22.22%) JUnit
6 3 (16.67%) FitNesse
7 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
7 1 (5.56%) IntelliJ
7 1 (5.56%) WinRunner
7 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
7 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
7 1 (5.56%) Robotium
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Tester
3 5 (27.78%) Software Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) C++ Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Software Tester
5 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 3 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Automation Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Lead Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Technical Tester
6 2 (11.11%) QA Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior QA Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
7 1 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
1 7 (38.89%) Dojo
1 7 (38.89%) jQuery
2 5 (27.78%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) Swing
3 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 2 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (5.56%) J2SE
4 1 (5.56%) Middleware
4 1 (5.56%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) GIS
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) UNIX
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) OO
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) TDD
3 7 (38.89%) Scrum
3 7 (38.89%) Kanban
3 7 (38.89%) BDD
4 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
4 5 (27.78%) Automated Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 4 (22.22%) Feature Driven Development
6 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Test-First Development
6 3 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.56%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Java
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) C++
3 5 (27.78%) Ruby
4 4 (22.22%) C#
5 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 3 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (11.11%) Perl
7 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
7 1 (5.56%) Korn
7 1 (5.56%) Groovy
7 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) JBoss
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Perforce
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