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 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 51 56 65
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs citing Selenium 16 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.11% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.26% 2.53% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 2
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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 £444 £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
156 79 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.58% 11.25% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 31 44
Average daily rate £340 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £443 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 13
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.26% +1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.30 £30.00 £28.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £50.00 £48.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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 11 July 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 11 July 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 - 15 £400 - 4
Peterborough - - - - 1
Selenium
East of England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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
3 11 (57.89%) Java
3 11 (57.89%) Jenkins
4 10 (52.63%) SQL
5 9 (47.37%) TDD
6 8 (42.11%) Scrum
6 8 (42.11%) BDD
7 7 (36.84%) Big Data
7 7 (36.84%) QA
7 7 (36.84%) Dojo
7 7 (36.84%) jQuery
7 7 (36.84%) Kanban
7 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
7 7 (36.84%) C++
7 7 (36.84%) WebLogic
7 7 (36.84%) JBoss
7 7 (36.84%) Apache
8 6 (31.58%) .NET
8 6 (31.58%) Maven
8 6 (31.58%) Automated Testing
9 5 (26.32%) Ruby
9 5 (26.32%) GIS
9 5 (26.32%) JMeter
9 5 (26.32%) C#
9 5 (26.32%) Oracle
9 5 (26.32%) Web Services
9 5 (26.32%) JIRA
10 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
10 4 (21.05%) Test Automation

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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
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 11 (57.89%) Jenkins
2 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
3 6 (31.58%) Maven
4 5 (26.32%) JIRA
4 5 (26.32%) JMeter
5 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
5 4 (21.05%) JUnit
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%) 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 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Tester
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) C++ Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Automation Tester
5 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (10.53%) Lead Tester
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Tester
6 2 (10.53%) QA Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior QA Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Software Tester
7 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
7 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) Dojo
1 7 (36.84%) jQuery
2 6 (31.58%) .NET
3 5 (26.32%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) Swing
4 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
4 2 (10.53%) Spring
5 1 (5.26%) J2SE
5 1 (5.26%) Middleware
5 1 (5.26%) XML
5 1 (5.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) GIS
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Open Source
3 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 9 (47.37%) TDD
4 8 (42.11%) BDD
4 8 (42.11%) Scrum
5 7 (36.84%) Kanban
6 6 (31.58%) Automated Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
7 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
7 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
7 4 (21.05%) Feature Driven Development
8 3 (15.79%) Test-First Development
8 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (15.79%) Extreme Programming
9 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
10 1 (5.26%) DRM
10 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) 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%) Shell Script
8 1 (5.26%) Korn
8 1 (5.26%) Groovy
8 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) 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