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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 34 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 14 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.54% 2.71% -
As % of the Development Applications category 24.56% 20.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £71.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-80.98% +129.03%
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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
57 48 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.43% 13.01% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 32 17
Average daily rate £375 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 13 (86.67%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) Subversion
2 9 (60.00%) Maven
3 8 (53.33%) Oracle
3 8 (53.33%) JMeter
3 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
4 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) JBoss
5 6 (40.00%) Web Services
5 6 (40.00%) Scrum
5 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (40.00%) JIRA
5 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (40.00%) Open Source
5 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (33.33%) Twitter
6 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 5 (33.33%) DevOps
6 5 (33.33%) Spock
6 5 (33.33%) Geb
6 5 (33.33%) SDLC
6 5 (33.33%) Confluence
6 5 (33.33%) Cucumber
6 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 5 (33.33%) WebDriver
6 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
6 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
6 5 (33.33%) Hudson

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 7 (46.67%) JBoss
2 5 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Subversion
1 9 (60.00%) Maven
2 8 (53.33%) JMeter
3 6 (40.00%) JIRA
3 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (33.33%) Spock
4 5 (33.33%) Geb
4 5 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 5 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 5 (33.33%) Hudson
5 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
6 1 (6.67%) JUnit
6 1 (6.67%) Bugzilla
6 1 (6.67%) TestNG
6 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Tester
4 3 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Automated Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Security Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Automated Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Web Services
2 5 (33.33%) XML
2 5 (33.33%) XSLT
2 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (33.33%) Spring
2 5 (33.33%) JSF
2 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) J2EE
2 5 (33.33%) CSS
2 5 (33.33%) SOAP
2 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Scrum
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) Open Source
2 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (33.33%) Release Management
2 5 (33.33%) TDD
2 5 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 5 (33.33%) OO
2 5 (33.33%) RUP
2 5 (33.33%) DSDM
2 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (33.33%) DevOps
2 5 (33.33%) SDLC
3 4 (26.67%) Automation Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Pair Programming
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) Ruby
4 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Twitter
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