The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 39 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs citing Selenium 6 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.61% 2.86% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.59% 15.79% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate £360 £335 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £29.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £60.75
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -25.92%
Selenium
Cambridgeshire

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
79 57 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.24% 18.10% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 30 23
Average daily rate £388 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £300 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 17 (73.91%) Git (software)
2 16 (69.57%) Java
3 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 14 (60.87%) HTML
3 14 (60.87%) CSS
3 14 (60.87%) jQuery
3 14 (60.87%) Mercurial
3 14 (60.87%) HTML5
3 14 (60.87%) CSS3
4 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (43.48%) ECMAScript
6 9 (39.13%) IntelliJ
6 9 (39.13%) Photoshop
6 9 (39.13%) Tridion
6 9 (39.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (39.13%) Ajax
6 9 (39.13%) Graphic Design
6 9 (39.13%) UX Design
6 9 (39.13%) OmniGraffle
6 9 (39.13%) BDD
6 9 (39.13%) PhoneGap
6 9 (39.13%) REST
6 9 (39.13%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (39.13%) Functional Testing
6 9 (39.13%) WebStorm
6 9 (39.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (39.13%) Mobile App
6 9 (39.13%) TypeScript
6 9 (39.13%) User Experience

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (13.04%) OpenStack
2 2 (8.70%) Node.js
3 1 (4.35%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (39.13%) OmniGraffle
1 9 (39.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.04%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) DNS
1 3 (13.04%) Firewall
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Git (software)
2 14 (60.87%) Mercurial
3 9 (39.13%) IntelliJ
3 9 (39.13%) WebStorm
4 5 (21.74%) Appium
4 5 (21.74%) JBehave
4 5 (21.74%) JMeter
5 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
5 4 (17.39%) Vagrant
6 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (8.70%) Axure RP
6 2 (8.70%) Grunt
6 2 (8.70%) gulp
6 2 (8.70%) Jasmine
6 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
6 2 (8.70%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (8.70%) PhantomJS
6 2 (8.70%) Subversion
6 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
7 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (17.39%) QA Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) DevOps Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Tester
5 2 (8.70%) UI Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Automated Test Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Development Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Test Development Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) CSS
1 14 (60.87%) CSS3
1 14 (60.87%) HTML
1 14 (60.87%) HTML5
1 14 (60.87%) jQuery
2 9 (39.13%) Ajax
2 9 (39.13%) PhoneGap
2 9 (39.13%) REST
2 9 (39.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (8.70%) Sass
4 1 (4.35%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (4.35%) Spring
4 1 (4.35%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Graphic Design
1 9 (39.13%) Mobile App
1 9 (39.13%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) CentOS
3 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) BDD
2 9 (39.13%) Functional Testing
2 9 (39.13%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (39.13%) UX Design
3 8 (34.78%) Front End Development
4 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
5 6 (26.09%) Regression Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (21.74%) Performance Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (21.74%) Scrum
7 4 (17.39%) DevOps
7 4 (17.39%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
7 4 (17.39%) TDD
8 3 (13.04%) Kanban
8 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
9 2 (8.70%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) Java
2 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 10 (43.48%) ECMAScript
4 9 (39.13%) Dart
4 9 (39.13%) TypeScript
5 4 (17.39%) Python
6 2 (8.70%) C#
7 1 (4.35%) Groovy
7 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Nagios
2 3 (13.04%) Graphite
2 3 (13.04%) logstash
2 3 (13.04%) Puppet
2 3 (13.04%) Riemann
3 2 (8.70%) Kubernetes
3 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Dynatrace
2 3 (13.04%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) AppDynamics
3 1 (4.35%) LogRhythm
3 1 (4.35%) New Relic
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
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