The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
North West / Cheshire
Rank 35 59 57
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -2
Contract jobs citing Selenium 13 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.64% 1.33% 0.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.87% 8.51% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 3
Median daily rate £343 £405 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.43% +47.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £283 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £700 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.19 £47.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +15.15%

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

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
101 141 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.49% 15.68% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 87 49
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +10.67%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Selenium
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Cheshire region.

Selenium Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +15 3 £450 -30.76% 1
Chester +1 3 £380 +10.54% 1
Macclesfield - 2 £163 -
Knutsford - 1 £313 - 1
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 22 (78.57%) Java
2 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (64.29%) TDD
4 17 (60.71%) Scrum
5 16 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (53.57%) RESTful
6 15 (53.57%) Dependency Injection
6 15 (53.57%) HTML5
6 15 (53.57%) CSS3
6 15 (53.57%) AngularJS
6 15 (53.57%) Content Management
6 15 (53.57%) Spring
6 15 (53.57%) Web Development
6 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
6 15 (53.57%) HTML
6 15 (53.57%) CSS
6 15 (53.57%) Configuration Management
7 14 (50.00%) JSON
7 14 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
7 14 (50.00%) SDLC
7 14 (50.00%) Test Automation
7 14 (50.00%) Dropwizard
8 13 (46.43%) Cucumber
8 13 (46.43%) Kanban
8 13 (46.43%) jQuery
8 13 (46.43%) Responsive Web Design
8 13 (46.43%) Pair Programming
8 13 (46.43%) CMS
8 13 (46.43%) E-Commerce
9 12 (42.86%) ATG

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (46.43%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) JBoss
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
1 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Cucumber
2 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.71%) Ant
3 3 (10.71%) Maven
4 2 (7.14%) CruiseControl
4 2 (7.14%) EasyMock
4 2 (7.14%) JBehave
4 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.14%) JUnit
4 2 (7.14%) LoadRunner
4 2 (7.14%) Mockito
4 2 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.57%) Gradle
5 1 (3.57%) JIRA
5 1 (3.57%) LoadUI
5 1 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (3.57%) Protractor
5 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
1 13 (46.43%) Java Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Tester
3 4 (14.29%) Automation Tester
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Java Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Java Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Junior
5 2 (7.14%) Junior Automation Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Junior Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Web Architect
6 1 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 1 (3.57%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Web Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) AngularJS
1 15 (53.57%) CSS
1 15 (53.57%) CSS3
1 15 (53.57%) HTML
1 15 (53.57%) HTML5
1 15 (53.57%) RESTful
1 15 (53.57%) Spring
2 14 (50.00%) Dropwizard
2 14 (50.00%) JSON
3 13 (46.43%) jQuery
4 4 (14.29%) XML
5 2 (7.14%) .NET
5 2 (7.14%) Backbone.js
5 2 (7.14%) Express
5 2 (7.14%) JMS
5 2 (7.14%) JMX
5 2 (7.14%) Material Design
5 2 (7.14%) Spring MVC
5 2 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
1 2 (7.14%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (64.29%) TDD
3 17 (60.71%) Scrum
4 16 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (53.57%) Configuration Management
5 15 (53.57%) Content Management
5 15 (53.57%) Dependency Injection
5 15 (53.57%) Web Development
6 14 (50.00%) SDLC
6 14 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
6 14 (50.00%) Test Automation
7 13 (46.43%) E-Commerce
7 13 (46.43%) Kanban
7 13 (46.43%) Pair Programming
7 13 (46.43%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (21.43%) Automated Testing
10 5 (17.86%) BDD
11 4 (14.29%) DevOps
12 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) Java
2 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
3 6 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.14%) Ruby
6 1 (3.57%) ANSI SQL
6 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
1 2 (7.14%) HND
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Capistrano
1 2 (7.14%) Nagios
1 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) ATG
1 12 (42.86%) hybris
2 2 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (3.57%) Telerik
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