The first table below looks at the demand for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Cambridgeshire 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 54 58 63
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing Selenium 15 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.82% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.26% 2.47% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £343 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% +19.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £333 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £353 £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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
162 81 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.61% 11.34% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 24 41
Average daily rate £350 £344 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +4.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 11
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.26% -6.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £28.95 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £50.30 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -0.66%
Selenium
East of England

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Selenium
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Selenium Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 14 £413 - 6
Peterborough - 1 £338 -
Selenium
East of England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) OO
2 12 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 11 (52.38%) Java
3 11 (52.38%) SQL
4 10 (47.62%) TDD
5 9 (42.86%) Scrum
5 9 (42.86%) BDD
6 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
6 8 (38.10%) QA
7 7 (33.33%) Dojo
7 7 (33.33%) jQuery
7 7 (33.33%) Kanban
7 7 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 7 (33.33%) JIRA
7 7 (33.33%) Big Data
7 7 (33.33%) C++
7 7 (33.33%) .NET
7 7 (33.33%) WebLogic
7 7 (33.33%) JBoss
7 7 (33.33%) Apache
8 6 (28.57%) JMeter
8 6 (28.57%) Maven
9 5 (23.81%) GIS
9 5 (23.81%) Web Services
9 5 (23.81%) Oracle
9 5 (23.81%) C#
9 5 (23.81%) Ruby
9 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
10 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 7 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Big Data
2 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
3 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
3 7 (33.33%) JIRA
4 6 (28.57%) JMeter
4 6 (28.57%) Maven
5 4 (19.05%) Cucumber
5 4 (19.05%) JUnit
6 3 (14.29%) FitNesse
7 2 (9.52%) Robotium
7 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
7 2 (9.52%) IntelliJ
8 1 (4.76%) WinRunner
8 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
8 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
8 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
8 1 (4.76%) Behat
8 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Tester
3 5 (23.81%) Software Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) C++ Developer
5 3 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Software Tester
5 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Automation Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Senior QA Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Lead Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Lead Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Tester
6 2 (9.52%) QA Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Dojo
1 7 (33.33%) jQuery
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (23.81%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) Swing
3 2 (9.52%) Spring
3 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.76%) LAMP
4 1 (4.76%) Middleware
4 1 (4.76%) J2SE
4 1 (4.76%) J2EE
4 1 (4.76%) XML
4 1 (4.76%) Gearman
4 1 (4.76%) RESTful
4 1 (4.76%) Memcached
4 1 (4.76%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) GIS
2 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Open Source
4 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) UNIX
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) OO
3 10 (47.62%) TDD
4 9 (42.86%) Scrum
4 9 (42.86%) BDD
5 7 (33.33%) Kanban
5 7 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
7 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
7 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
7 4 (19.05%) Feature Driven Development
8 3 (14.29%) Test-First Development
8 3 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
8 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (4.76%) MVC
10 1 (4.76%) DRM
10 1 (4.76%) Project Management
10 1 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Java
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) C++
3 5 (23.81%) C#
3 5 (23.81%) Ruby
4 4 (19.05%) Python
5 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 2 (9.52%) Perl
7 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.76%) PHP
7 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.76%) Korn
7 1 (4.76%) Groovy
7 1 (4.76%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) JBoss
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Perforce
4 1 (4.76%) Zend