The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 19 40 28
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -12
Contract jobs citing Selenium 39 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.38% 1.28% 2.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 42.39% 6.78% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 1 2
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £60.75
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -25.92%
Selenium
South Wales

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

Development Applications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
92 59 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.12% 18.85% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 45 18
Average daily rate £350 £470 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% +17.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% +2.77%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 57 (91.94%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (87.10%) Java
3 47 (75.81%) TDD
3 47 (75.81%) Cucumber
4 39 (62.90%) SQL
4 39 (62.90%) OO
5 37 (59.68%) jQuery
6 36 (58.06%) Unix
7 35 (56.45%) MongoDB
8 34 (54.84%) Perl
9 33 (53.23%) Software Engineering
9 33 (53.23%) NoSQL
10 28 (45.16%) Legal
11 26 (41.94%) RESTful
12 25 (40.32%) Scala
12 25 (40.32%) Mojolicious
13 24 (38.71%) Go
13 24 (38.71%) Redis
13 24 (38.71%) Kafka
14 20 (32.26%) HTML
14 20 (32.26%) CSS
15 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
15 19 (30.65%) Scrum
16 18 (29.03%) Security Cleared
16 18 (29.03%) Elasticsearch
17 17 (27.42%) OAuth2
17 17 (27.42%) XML
18 14 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
18 14 (22.58%) DevOps
18 14 (22.58%) Test Automation

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 18 (29.03%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (16.13%) Confluence
3 4 (6.45%) FileNet
3 4 (6.45%) IIS
3 4 (6.45%) JBoss
3 4 (6.45%) LiveCycle
3 4 (6.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) HTTP
2 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (56.45%) MongoDB
2 33 (53.23%) NoSQL
3 24 (38.71%) Redis
4 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
5 8 (12.90%) Neo4j
6 6 (9.68%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (3.23%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 47 (75.81%) Cucumber
2 13 (20.97%) Jenkins
3 12 (19.35%) Git (software)
4 11 (17.74%) JIRA
5 10 (16.13%) Hudson
5 10 (16.13%) Maven
5 10 (16.13%) Spock
5 10 (16.13%) Subversion
6 8 (12.90%) SpecFlow
7 7 (11.29%) Mercurial
7 7 (11.29%) TeamCity
7 7 (11.29%) Visual Studio
8 6 (9.68%) Geb
9 4 (6.45%) Ant
9 4 (6.45%) DbUnit
9 4 (6.45%) JBehave
9 4 (6.45%) JUnit
10 3 (4.84%) Eclipse
10 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (3.23%) MSTest
General
1 28 (45.16%) Legal
2 8 (12.90%) Finance
3 2 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Back Office
4 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (79.03%) Developer
2 17 (27.42%) Java Developer
3 9 (14.52%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Analyst
4 8 (12.90%) Perl Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Test Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Web Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Automation Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Website Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Consultant
9 3 (4.84%) Test Automation Consultant
9 3 (4.84%) Test Consultant
10 2 (3.23%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.23%) C# Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Developer in Test
10 2 (3.23%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (59.68%) jQuery
2 26 (41.94%) RESTful
3 25 (40.32%) Mojolicious
4 24 (38.71%) Kafka
5 20 (32.26%) CSS
5 20 (32.26%) HTML
6 17 (27.42%) OAuth2
6 17 (27.42%) XML
7 12 (19.35%) AngularJS
7 12 (19.35%) Hibernate
8 11 (17.74%) SOAP
9 10 (16.13%) JSF
10 9 (14.52%) Spring
11 8 (12.90%) Gherkin
11 8 (12.90%) J2EE
12 7 (11.29%) Ajax
12 7 (11.29%) REST
13 6 (9.68%) Spring Integration
13 6 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (9.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Replication
2 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.61%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 36 (58.06%) Unix
2 4 (6.45%) Linux
3 2 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (91.94%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (75.81%) TDD
3 39 (62.90%) OO
4 33 (53.23%) Software Engineering
5 19 (30.65%) Scrum
6 14 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (22.58%) DevOps
6 14 (22.58%) Test Automation
7 10 (16.13%) BDD
8 8 (12.90%) Configuration Management
8 8 (12.90%) Web Development
9 6 (9.68%) Automation Testing
9 6 (9.68%) DSDM
9 6 (9.68%) Functional Testing
9 6 (9.68%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (9.68%) Open Source
9 6 (9.68%) Pair Programming
9 6 (9.68%) Release Management
9 6 (9.68%) RUP
9 6 (9.68%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 54 (87.10%) Java
2 39 (62.90%) SQL
3 34 (54.84%) Perl
4 25 (40.32%) Scala
5 24 (38.71%) Go
6 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
7 8 (12.90%) C#
8 6 (9.68%) PL/SQL
9 4 (6.45%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.23%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.61%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 18 (29.03%) Security Cleared
2 11 (17.74%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.84%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.23%) BC Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) ISEB
5 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) QA
2 5 (8.06%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (3.23%) SDET
4 1 (1.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
1 6 (9.68%) Twitter
2 4 (6.45%) Adobe
2 4 (6.45%) ILOG
2 4 (6.45%) Kofax
2 4 (6.45%) Splunk
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle
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