The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
London / City of London
Rank 81 98 85
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Contract jobs citing Selenium 75 51 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.59% 1.66% 2.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.09% 11.83% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 32 102
Median daily rate £463 £488 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% +14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.19 £47.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +15.15%

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

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
497 431 719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.17% 14.03% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 335 584
Median daily rate £475 £461 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.98% +7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £337 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Selenium
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the City of London region.

Selenium Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 92 (71.32%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (46.51%) WebDriver
3 53 (41.09%) Java
4 52 (40.31%) TDD
5 49 (37.98%) Cucumber
6 45 (34.88%) BDD
7 44 (34.11%) Test Automation
8 41 (31.78%) QA
9 39 (30.23%) HTML
10 38 (29.46%) JavaScript
11 36 (27.91%) Jenkins
12 33 (25.58%) CSS
13 31 (24.03%) SQL
14 30 (23.26%) C#
15 29 (22.48%) HTML5
16 28 (21.71%) Automated Testing
17 25 (19.38%) Maven
17 25 (19.38%) Finance
17 25 (19.38%) Scrum
18 24 (18.60%) AngularJS
18 24 (18.60%) SpecFlow
19 23 (17.83%) Automation Testing
19 23 (17.83%) REST
19 23 (17.83%) CSS3
20 22 (17.05%) Node.js
20 22 (17.05%) JIRA
21 20 (15.50%) JSON
22 19 (14.73%) Pair Programming
22 19 (14.73%) SOAP
23 18 (13.95%) Web Services

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (6.20%) Jetty
2 5 (3.88%) JBoss
2 5 (3.88%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.10%) Mule
3 4 (3.10%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.55%) CMS
4 2 (1.55%) Confluence
4 2 (1.55%) Drupal
5 1 (0.78%) Apache
5 1 (0.78%) ATG Dynamo
5 1 (0.78%) Moodle
5 1 (0.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (1.55%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.30%) GitHub
2 8 (6.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.78%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.98%) DNS
1 9 (6.98%) HTTP
1 9 (6.98%) SSL
2 3 (2.33%) Internet
3 2 (1.55%) FTP
4 1 (0.78%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.43%) Big Data
3 6 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.33%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.55%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.78%) DB2
7 1 (0.78%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 60 (46.51%) WebDriver
2 49 (37.98%) Cucumber
3 36 (27.91%) Jenkins
4 25 (19.38%) Maven
5 24 (18.60%) SpecFlow
6 22 (17.05%) JIRA
7 17 (13.18%) gulp
7 17 (13.18%) SoapUI
8 14 (10.85%) Git (software)
8 14 (10.85%) Jasmine
9 13 (10.08%) Protractor
10 12 (9.30%) Grunt
11 11 (8.53%) NUnit
11 11 (8.53%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (7.75%) MSTest
13 9 (6.98%) Bower
13 9 (6.98%) JSHint
13 9 (6.98%) JUnit
13 9 (6.98%) Karma Test Runner
13 9 (6.98%) QUnit
General
1 25 (19.38%) Finance
2 18 (13.95%) Banking
3 5 (3.88%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.10%) Retail
5 3 (2.33%) Advertising
5 3 (2.33%) Games
5 3 (2.33%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.55%) Publishing
7 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.78%) Marketing
7 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (38.76%) Developer
2 25 (19.38%) Tester
3 23 (17.83%) Automation Tester
3 23 (17.83%) QA Engineer
4 16 (12.40%) Developer in Test
4 16 (12.40%) Java Developer
4 16 (12.40%) Senior Developer
4 16 (12.40%) Test Engineer
5 12 (9.30%) JavaScript Developer
6 11 (8.53%) Analyst
6 11 (8.53%) Senior QA Engineer
7 10 (7.75%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (6.98%) QA Test Engineer
8 9 (6.98%) Test Analyst
8 9 (6.98%) Test Automation Developer
8 9 (6.98%) UI Developer
8 9 (6.98%) Web Developer
9 8 (6.20%) Automation Engineer
9 8 (6.20%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 8 (6.20%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (30.23%) HTML
2 33 (25.58%) CSS
3 29 (22.48%) HTML5
4 24 (18.60%) AngularJS
5 23 (17.83%) CSS3
5 23 (17.83%) REST
6 22 (17.05%) Node.js
7 20 (15.50%) JSON
8 19 (14.73%) SOAP
9 18 (13.95%) Web Services
10 17 (13.18%) RESTful
11 16 (12.40%) Sass
11 16 (12.40%) XML
12 15 (11.63%) LESS
12 15 (11.63%) React
13 14 (10.85%) .NET
14 11 (8.53%) Backbone.js
14 11 (8.53%) J2EE
15 10 (7.75%) Ajax
15 10 (7.75%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.85%) User Experience
2 9 (6.98%) Graphic Design
3 7 (5.43%) Fintech
4 5 (3.88%) Online Banking
5 4 (3.10%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (3.10%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.10%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.55%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.78%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.78%) Equities
8 1 (0.78%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.78%) IVR
8 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.78%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.78%) W3C
8 1 (0.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.30%) Unix
2 9 (6.98%) Windows
3 7 (5.43%) Linux
4 1 (0.78%) Android
4 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (71.32%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (40.31%) TDD
3 45 (34.88%) BDD
4 44 (34.11%) Test Automation
5 28 (21.71%) Automated Testing
6 25 (19.38%) Scrum
7 23 (17.83%) Automation Testing
8 19 (14.73%) Pair Programming
9 15 (11.63%) OO
9 15 (11.63%) Web Development
10 14 (10.85%) MVC
11 13 (10.08%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (9.30%) E-Commerce
12 12 (9.30%) Exploratory Testing
12 12 (9.30%) Microservices
12 12 (9.30%) Test Scripting
13 11 (8.53%) Kanban
13 11 (8.53%) Unit Testing
14 10 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (7.75%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (41.09%) Java
2 38 (29.46%) JavaScript
3 31 (24.03%) SQL
4 30 (23.26%) C#
5 7 (5.43%) Scala
6 6 (4.65%) Shell Script
6 6 (4.65%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.88%) Bash Shell
7 5 (3.88%) PHP
7 5 (3.88%) Python
7 5 (3.88%) Ruby
8 4 (3.10%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.33%) Perl
10 2 (1.55%) C
10 2 (1.55%) C++
10 2 (1.55%) Jython
10 2 (1.55%) VBScript
11 1 (0.78%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.78%) ES6
11 1 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (8.53%) ISEB
2 3 (2.33%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.55%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (31.78%) QA
2 11 (8.53%) SDET
3 2 (1.55%) WCAG
4 1 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.88%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.33%) Puppet
3 2 (1.55%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (6.20%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.43%) Oracle
3 4 (3.10%) HP
4 2 (1.55%) Adobe
4 2 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.78%) ATG
5 1 (0.78%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.78%) Black Duck
5 1 (0.78%) Canoo
5 1 (0.78%) Google
5 1 (0.78%) Green Hat
5 1 (0.78%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.78%) Pardot
5 1 (0.78%) PayPal
5 1 (0.78%) SAP
5 1 (0.78%) Splunk
5 1 (0.78%) Xamarin
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