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 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 62 70 68
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing Selenium 8 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.02% 0.61% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.67% 4.05% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 1
Median daily rate £319 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £13.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+339.33% -80.98%
Selenium
North West

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
141 148 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.05% 15.12% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 90 26
Median daily rate £425 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Median hourly rate £20.78 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.58% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

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 30 July 2016.

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 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chester -3 6 £319 -6.59%
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 (95.65%) Java
2 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (69.57%) TDD
4 15 (65.22%) Oracle
5 14 (60.87%) SQL
5 14 (60.87%) XML
5 14 (60.87%) Finance
5 14 (60.87%) Spring
5 14 (60.87%) JIRA
5 14 (60.87%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (60.87%) Jenkins
6 13 (56.52%) Software Engineering
6 13 (56.52%) IBM
6 13 (56.52%) JDBC
7 12 (52.17%) JUnit
7 12 (52.17%) XSLT
7 12 (52.17%) WebSphere
8 11 (47.83%) Integration Testing
8 11 (47.83%) System Integration Testing
9 10 (43.48%) Oracle Database
9 10 (43.48%) Cucumber
10 9 (39.13%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (39.13%) Kanban
10 9 (39.13%) Waterfall
10 9 (39.13%) J2EE
10 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
11 8 (34.78%) PL/SQL
11 8 (34.78%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (34.78%) SOAP
11 8 (34.78%) Web Services

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 12 (52.17%) WebSphere
2 8 (34.78%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (17.39%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (8.70%) Apache
5 1 (4.35%) JBoss
5 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Internet
2 4 (17.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle Database
2 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.35%) Informix
5 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (60.87%) Jenkins
1 14 (60.87%) JIRA
2 12 (52.17%) JUnit
3 10 (43.48%) Cucumber
4 8 (34.78%) Subversion
5 5 (21.74%) Maven
5 5 (21.74%) Mockito
5 5 (21.74%) SonarQube
6 4 (17.39%) Checkstyle
6 4 (17.39%) FindBugs
6 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
7 2 (8.70%) Gatling
7 2 (8.70%) TestNG
7 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
8 1 (4.35%) Ant
8 1 (4.35%) Gradle
8 1 (4.35%) Introscope
8 1 (4.35%) JBehave
8 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Java Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Java Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Java Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (8.70%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Tester
6 2 (8.70%) XML Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Test Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Developer in Test
7 1 (4.35%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) Spring
1 14 (60.87%) XML
2 13 (56.52%) JDBC
3 12 (52.17%) XSLT
4 9 (39.13%) J2EE
5 8 (34.78%) Apache Camel
5 8 (34.78%) JAXB
5 8 (34.78%) JAX-WS
5 8 (34.78%) POJO
5 8 (34.78%) SOAP
5 8 (34.78%) Web Services
5 8 (34.78%) WSDL
6 6 (26.09%) CSS
6 6 (26.09%) Middleware
7 5 (21.74%) jQuery
7 5 (21.74%) Servlets
8 4 (17.39%) Java EE
8 4 (17.39%) JSP
8 4 (17.39%) Spring MVC
8 4 (17.39%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) N-Tier
2 3 (13.04%) Online Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (69.57%) TDD
3 14 (60.87%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (56.52%) Software Engineering
5 11 (47.83%) Integration Testing
5 11 (47.83%) System Integration Testing
6 9 (39.13%) Kanban
6 9 (39.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (39.13%) Waterfall
7 8 (34.78%) AOP
7 8 (34.78%) Extreme Programming
8 6 (26.09%) BDD
9 4 (17.39%) Automation Testing
9 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
9 4 (17.39%) MVC
9 4 (17.39%) OOP
10 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
10 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
10 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
10 3 (13.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) Java
2 14 (60.87%) SQL
3 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 8 (34.78%) PL/SQL
5 3 (13.04%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Oracle
2 13 (56.52%) IBM
3 5 (21.74%) Perforce
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) MuleSoft
4 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (8.70%) WSO2
5 1 (4.35%) Adobe
5 1 (4.35%) Compuware
5 1 (4.35%) HP
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago