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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 36 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 16 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.09% 1.64% -
As % of the Development Applications category 14.68% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 0
Average daily rate
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£370 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
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%
Selenium
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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 Cambridge region.

Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
109 104 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.08% 21.27% 15.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 71 23
Average daily rate £350 £363 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £475 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 11
Average hourly rate £43.75 £57.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.91% +76.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £51.50 £21.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £57.50 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015, 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 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) C#
3 11 (44.00%) Java
4 10 (40.00%) .NET
4 10 (40.00%) QA
4 10 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (36.00%) SOAP
6 8 (32.00%) XML
6 8 (32.00%) XSLT
6 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (32.00%) CSS
6 8 (32.00%) HTML
6 8 (32.00%) Sitecore CMS
6 8 (32.00%) Sitecore
6 8 (32.00%) jQuery
6 8 (32.00%) CMS
6 8 (32.00%) Mercurial
6 8 (32.00%) HTML5
6 8 (32.00%) CSS3
7 7 (28.00%) BDD
7 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
8 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (20.00%) Regression Testing
8 5 (20.00%) JMeter
8 5 (20.00%) Cucumber
8 5 (20.00%) JBehave
8 5 (20.00%) WebDriver

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 8 (32.00%) CMS
1 8 (32.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (8.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (12.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (12.00%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.00%) DNS
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (32.00%) Mercurial
3 5 (20.00%) JBehave
3 5 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 5 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 5 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 5 (20.00%) JMeter
3 5 (20.00%) Appium
4 3 (12.00%) IntelliJ
4 3 (12.00%) WebStorm
4 3 (12.00%) eggPlant
4 3 (12.00%) Xcode
5 1 (4.00%) Subversion
5 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (4.00%) TestComplete
5 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Banking
1 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 6 (24.00%) QA Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Tester
6 1 (4.00%) AWS Developer
6 1 (4.00%) QA Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.00%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) QA Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Test Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) .NET
2 9 (36.00%) SOAP
3 8 (32.00%) XML
3 8 (32.00%) XSLT
3 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (32.00%) CSS
3 8 (32.00%) jQuery
3 8 (32.00%) HTML5
3 8 (32.00%) CSS3
3 8 (32.00%) HTML
4 3 (12.00%) PhoneGap
4 3 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (12.00%) REST
4 3 (12.00%) Ajax
5 1 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Graphic Design
1 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (12.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (28.00%) BDD
3 5 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 5 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (12.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (12.00%) UX Design
5 2 (8.00%) OOP
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
5 2 (8.00%) TDD
5 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) C#
2 11 (44.00%) Java
3 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.00%) Python
5 3 (12.00%) ECMAScript
5 3 (12.00%) PHP
5 3 (12.00%) TypeScript
5 3 (12.00%) Dart
6 2 (8.00%) Ruby
7 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.00%) SQL
7 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Nagios
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
1 2 (8.00%) Vagrant
1 2 (8.00%) logstash
1 2 (8.00%) Graphite
1 2 (8.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (8.00%) Google
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