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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 21 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.05% 1.27% -
As % of the Development Applications category 7.50% 9.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £456 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.75% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -43.66%
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
40 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 27.40% 13.92% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 20 13
Median daily rate £425 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £298 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £486 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £358
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) Java
3 10 (76.92%) SQL
4 9 (69.23%) XML
4 9 (69.23%) TDD
4 9 (69.23%) Spring
4 9 (69.23%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (61.54%) JIRA
5 8 (61.54%) Integration Testing
5 8 (61.54%) Kanban
5 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
5 8 (61.54%) System Integration Testing
5 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
5 8 (61.54%) WebSphere
5 8 (61.54%) Finance
5 8 (61.54%) XSLT
5 8 (61.54%) IBM
5 8 (61.54%) Oracle
5 8 (61.54%) JDBC
6 7 (53.85%) SOAP
6 7 (53.85%) Web Services
6 7 (53.85%) JUnit
6 7 (53.85%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (53.85%) J2EE
6 7 (53.85%) PL/SQL
6 7 (53.85%) WSDL
6 7 (53.85%) JAXB
6 7 (53.85%) Extreme Programming
6 7 (53.85%) AOP
6 7 (53.85%) Subversion

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 8 (61.54%) WebSphere
2 7 (53.85%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (7.69%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
1 8 (61.54%) JIRA
2 7 (53.85%) JUnit
2 7 (53.85%) Subversion
3 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 2 (15.38%) Maven
4 1 (7.69%) Ant
4 1 (7.69%) Checkstyle
4 1 (7.69%) FindBugs
4 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.69%) Gradle
4 1 (7.69%) Mockito
4 1 (7.69%) SonarQube
4 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) XML Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Middleware Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Tester
4 1 (7.69%) SOA Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SOA Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Web Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) Spring
1 9 (69.23%) XML
2 8 (61.54%) JDBC
2 8 (61.54%) XSLT
3 7 (53.85%) Apache Camel
3 7 (53.85%) J2EE
3 7 (53.85%) JAXB
3 7 (53.85%) JAX-WS
3 7 (53.85%) POJO
3 7 (53.85%) SOAP
3 7 (53.85%) Web Services
3 7 (53.85%) WSDL
4 4 (30.77%) Middleware
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) Java EE
6 1 (7.69%) JSON
6 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
1 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
1 1 (7.69%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (69.23%) TDD
3 8 (61.54%) Integration Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Kanban
3 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
3 8 (61.54%) System Integration Testing
4 7 (53.85%) AOP
4 7 (53.85%) Extreme Programming
4 7 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (53.85%) Waterfall
5 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (15.38%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) Test Management
7 1 (7.69%) DevOps
7 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) PL/SQL
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) IBM
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Perforce
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £340 per day
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