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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 59 61 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Selenium 9 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.07% 0.26% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.70% 2.33% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 1
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£338 £343 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.45% +14.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +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% -
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
158 86 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.76% 11.38% 13.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 31 54
Average daily rate £350 £330 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £423 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 9
Average hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £22.65 £30.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £60.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 29 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 29 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 8 £363 - 5
Peterborough - 1 £338 -
Selenium
East of England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) OO
2 12 (63.16%) Jenkins
3 11 (57.89%) Java
4 10 (52.63%) TDD
5 9 (47.37%) Scrum
5 9 (47.37%) SQL
5 9 (47.37%) BDD
6 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
7 7 (36.84%) Dojo
7 7 (36.84%) jQuery
7 7 (36.84%) Kanban
7 7 (36.84%) Big Data
7 7 (36.84%) C++
7 7 (36.84%) WebLogic
7 7 (36.84%) JBoss
7 7 (36.84%) Apache
7 7 (36.84%) Automated Testing
8 6 (31.58%) Maven
8 6 (31.58%) QA
9 5 (26.32%) JIRA
9 5 (26.32%) Ruby
9 5 (26.32%) GIS
9 5 (26.32%) Web Services
9 5 (26.32%) .NET
9 5 (26.32%) Oracle
9 5 (26.32%) C#
10 4 (21.05%) Python
10 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
10 4 (21.05%) JUnit

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (36.84%) WebLogic
1 7 (36.84%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Big Data
2 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
3 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Jenkins
2 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
3 6 (31.58%) Maven
4 5 (26.32%) JIRA
5 4 (21.05%) JUnit
5 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
5 4 (21.05%) JMeter
6 3 (15.79%) FitNesse
7 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
7 2 (10.53%) IntelliJ
7 2 (10.53%) Robotium
8 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
8 1 (5.26%) Behat
8 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
8 1 (5.26%) WinRunner
8 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
8 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Tester
2 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) C++ Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Automation Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Tester
5 2 (10.53%) QA Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior QA Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Automated Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Automated Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) Dojo
1 7 (36.84%) jQuery
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) Swing
3 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
3 2 (10.53%) Spring
4 1 (5.26%) Symfony
4 1 (5.26%) RESTful
4 1 (5.26%) Memcached
4 1 (5.26%) Gearman
4 1 (5.26%) J2SE
4 1 (5.26%) Middleware
4 1 (5.26%) LAMP
4 1 (5.26%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) GIS
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Open Source
4 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) UNIX
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) OO
3 10 (52.63%) TDD
4 9 (47.37%) Scrum
4 9 (47.37%) BDD
5 7 (36.84%) Kanban
5 7 (36.84%) Automated Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
6 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
6 4 (21.05%) Feature Driven Development
7 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
7 3 (15.79%) Extreme Programming
7 3 (15.79%) Test-First Development
7 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (5.26%) SOA
9 1 (5.26%) DRM
9 1 (5.26%) Project Management
9 1 (5.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Java
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) C++
4 5 (26.32%) C#
4 5 (26.32%) Ruby
5 4 (21.05%) Python
6 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
7 2 (10.53%) Perl
8 1 (5.26%) PHP
8 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
8 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
8 1 (5.26%) Korn
8 1 (5.26%) PHP5
8 1 (5.26%) Groovy
8 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) JBoss
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Perforce
4 1 (5.26%) Zend
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