The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 31 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing Selenium 10 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 4.59% 0.97% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.15% 4.88% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 1
Median daily rate £319 £341 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.59% +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
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
Cheshire

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

Development Applications Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
66 41 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 30.28% 19.90% 13.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 26 12
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £340 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.78 £41.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.62% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.02 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+10.75% -2.06%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Chester region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Chester region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) TDD
2 14 (87.50%) Spring
2 14 (87.50%) Jenkins
3 13 (81.25%) WebSphere
4 12 (75.00%) IBM
4 12 (75.00%) Finance
4 12 (75.00%) Oracle
4 12 (75.00%) SQL
4 12 (75.00%) JDBC
4 12 (75.00%) XML
4 12 (75.00%) XSLT
4 12 (75.00%) JIRA
4 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 12 (75.00%) Integration Testing
4 12 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
5 10 (62.50%) Web Services
5 10 (62.50%) J2EE
6 8 (50.00%) SOAP
6 8 (50.00%) JUnit
6 8 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (50.00%) PL/SQL
6 8 (50.00%) WSDL
6 8 (50.00%) JAXB
6 8 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
6 8 (50.00%) Subversion
6 8 (50.00%) AOP
6 8 (50.00%) Apache Camel

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 (81.25%) WebSphere
2 8 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) HTTP
1 4 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (12.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (87.50%) Jenkins
2 12 (75.00%) JIRA
3 8 (50.00%) JUnit
3 8 (50.00%) Subversion
4 6 (37.50%) Cucumber
5 4 (25.00%) Checkstyle
5 4 (25.00%) FindBugs
5 4 (25.00%) Maven
5 4 (25.00%) Mockito
5 4 (25.00%) SonarQube
6 2 (12.50%) Hudson
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Java Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) XML Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Web Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) Spring
2 12 (75.00%) JDBC
2 12 (75.00%) XML
2 12 (75.00%) XSLT
3 10 (62.50%) J2EE
3 10 (62.50%) Web Services
4 8 (50.00%) Apache Camel
4 8 (50.00%) JAXB
4 8 (50.00%) JAX-WS
4 8 (50.00%) POJO
4 8 (50.00%) SOAP
4 8 (50.00%) WSDL
5 6 (37.50%) CSS
5 6 (37.50%) jQuery
5 6 (37.50%) Spring MVC
6 4 (25.00%) Java EE
6 4 (25.00%) JSP
6 4 (25.00%) Middleware
6 4 (25.00%) Servlets
6 4 (25.00%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) N-Tier
1 4 (25.00%) Online Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) TDD
3 12 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (75.00%) Integration Testing
3 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 12 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
4 8 (50.00%) AOP
4 8 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
4 8 (50.00%) Kanban
4 8 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 6 (37.50%) MVC
6 4 (25.00%) OOP
6 4 (25.00%) Web Application Development
7 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Web Development
8 1 (6.25%) Pair Programming
8 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) IBM
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Perforce
3 1 (6.25%) ATG
3 1 (6.25%) hybris