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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 28 26 35
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Selenium 9 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 4.59% 3.25% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.67% 13.79% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 2
Median daily rate £394 £373 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.70% +18.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £312 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £400 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.15 £33.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+16.85% -52.81%
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
54 58 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 27.55% 23.58% 16.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 45 11
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £318 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £463 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £20.78 £41.25 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.62% -8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%

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 29 May 2016.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 12 (92.31%) Java
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) TDD
2 10 (76.92%) Spring
2 10 (76.92%) Jenkins
3 9 (69.23%) WebSphere
4 8 (61.54%) JIRA
4 8 (61.54%) Integration Testing
4 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
4 8 (61.54%) Finance
4 8 (61.54%) XML
4 8 (61.54%) XSLT
4 8 (61.54%) IBM
4 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle
4 8 (61.54%) JDBC
4 8 (61.54%) System Integration Testing
5 7 (53.85%) Cucumber
5 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
6 6 (46.15%) Web Services
6 6 (46.15%) CSS
6 6 (46.15%) J2EE
6 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
6 6 (46.15%) MVC
6 6 (46.15%) Spring MVC
6 6 (46.15%) jQuery
7 5 (38.46%) Banking
7 5 (38.46%) SOAP
8 4 (30.77%) JSP

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 9 (69.23%) WebSphere
2 4 (30.77%) IBM HTTP Server
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (30.77%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) HTTP
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Jenkins
2 8 (61.54%) JIRA
3 7 (53.85%) Cucumber
4 4 (30.77%) Checkstyle
4 4 (30.77%) FindBugs
4 4 (30.77%) JUnit
4 4 (30.77%) Maven
4 4 (30.77%) Mockito
4 4 (30.77%) SonarQube
4 4 (30.77%) Subversion
5 2 (15.38%) Hudson
6 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Java Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Spring
2 8 (61.54%) JDBC
2 8 (61.54%) XML
2 8 (61.54%) XSLT
3 6 (46.15%) CSS
3 6 (46.15%) J2EE
3 6 (46.15%) jQuery
3 6 (46.15%) Spring MVC
3 6 (46.15%) Web Services
4 5 (38.46%) SOAP
5 4 (30.77%) Apache Camel
5 4 (30.77%) Java EE
5 4 (30.77%) JAXB
5 4 (30.77%) JAX-WS
5 4 (30.77%) JSP
5 4 (30.77%) POJO
5 4 (30.77%) Servlets
5 4 (30.77%) Spring Security
5 4 (30.77%) WSDL
6 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) N-Tier
1 4 (30.77%) Online Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) TDD
3 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (61.54%) Integration Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
3 8 (61.54%) System Integration Testing
4 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
5 6 (46.15%) MVC
6 4 (30.77%) AOP
6 4 (30.77%) Extreme Programming
6 4 (30.77%) Kanban
6 4 (30.77%) OOP
6 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
6 4 (30.77%) Web Application Development
7 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (15.38%) Web Development
9 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
9 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) IBM
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Perforce
3 1 (7.69%) ATG
3 1 (7.69%) hybris