The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 31 61 55
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -6
Contract jobs citing Selenium 32 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.77% 0.47% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 38.10% 3.53% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -12.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £71.00 -
% change year-on-year
-36.61% -
Selenium
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
84 85 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.52% 13.43% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 40 44
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £272 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 8
Average hourly rate £32.50 £39.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.72% +2.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.90 £35.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.20 £39.50 £56.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +11 10 £413 +50.00% 10
Huntingdon - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Selenium
East of England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 35 (87.50%) QA
2 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (72.50%) C#
3 28 (70.00%) WebDriver
4 26 (65.00%) SpecFlow
5 25 (62.50%) BDD
6 20 (50.00%) .NET
7 19 (47.50%) E-Commerce
8 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
9 12 (30.00%) Ruby
9 12 (30.00%) .NET Framework
10 10 (25.00%) Java
11 8 (20.00%) Manual Testing
12 6 (15.00%) jQuery
12 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
12 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
12 6 (15.00%) HTML
12 6 (15.00%) CSS
12 6 (15.00%) CSS3
12 6 (15.00%) HTML5
12 6 (15.00%) Mercurial
13 5 (12.50%) Retail
13 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
13 5 (12.50%) Performance Testing
14 4 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
14 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
14 4 (10.00%) Coaching
15 3 (7.50%) User Experience
15 3 (7.50%) Appium
15 3 (7.50%) Dart

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Photoshop
1 3 (7.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (7.50%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 28 (70.00%) WebDriver
2 26 (65.00%) SpecFlow
3 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (15.00%) Mercurial
4 4 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (7.50%) JMeter
5 3 (7.50%) JBehave
5 3 (7.50%) IntelliJ
5 3 (7.50%) WebStorm
5 3 (7.50%) Appium
5 3 (7.50%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.00%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.50%) JIRA
7 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Analyst
2 17 (42.50%) Test Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) Developer
4 7 (17.50%) QA Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) Tester
5 6 (15.00%) Agile Test Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Quality Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Software Tester
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Architect
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Test Architect
8 3 (7.50%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Test Automation Architect
9 2 (5.00%) Automation Tester
9 2 (5.00%) QA Automation Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) .NET
2 12 (30.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (15.00%) jQuery
3 6 (15.00%) HTML5
3 6 (15.00%) CSS
3 6 (15.00%) CSS3
3 6 (15.00%) HTML
4 3 (7.50%) PhoneGap
4 3 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (7.50%) Ajax
4 3 (7.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Graphic Design
1 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
1 3 (7.50%) User Experience
2 2 (5.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (62.50%) BDD
3 19 (47.50%) E-Commerce
4 8 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 5 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.00%) Coaching
7 3 (7.50%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (7.50%) Test Scripting
7 3 (7.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (7.50%) UX Design
7 3 (7.50%) Regression Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.00%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Release Management
9 1 (2.50%) OO
9 1 (2.50%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.50%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) C#
2 12 (30.00%) Ruby
3 10 (25.00%) Java
4 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.50%) TypeScript
5 3 (7.50%) Dart
5 3 (7.50%) ECMAScript
6 2 (5.00%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) C
7 1 (2.50%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) Perl
7 1 (2.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (87.50%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft