The first table below looks at the demand for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Chester region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 22 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Selenium 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.74% - 0.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.17% - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£315 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £31.00 -
% change year-on-year
+129.03% -
Development Applications Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
24 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 17.65% 6.33% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 1
Average daily rate £325 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +2.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Selenium
Cheshire

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Vertica
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) CSS

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) JDBC
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Vertica