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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 81 123 127
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +4
Contract jobs citing Selenium 130 83 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.33% 1.25% 1.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.99% 11.14% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 60 60
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£425 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 - £22.50
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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
765 745 726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.69% 11.20% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 621 554 553
Average daily rate £428 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £579 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £36.86 £49.02
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 142 (68.60%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (57.00%) Java
3 87 (42.03%) WebDriver
4 76 (36.71%) Cucumber
5 72 (34.78%) TDD
6 69 (33.33%) BDD
7 65 (31.40%) QA
7 65 (31.40%) Continuous Integration
8 59 (28.50%) SQL
9 56 (27.05%) C#
10 53 (25.60%) Test Automation
11 52 (25.12%) Scrum
12 43 (20.77%) JavaScript
12 43 (20.77%) Jenkins
13 42 (20.29%) HTML
14 39 (18.84%) .NET
14 39 (18.84%) Git (software)
15 38 (18.36%) E-Commerce
16 37 (17.87%) Finance
17 32 (15.46%) JUnit
17 32 (15.46%) Web Services
17 32 (15.46%) JIRA
18 31 (14.98%) Ruby
18 31 (14.98%) CSS
19 30 (14.49%) XML
19 30 (14.49%) Automation Testing
20 26 (12.56%) Spring
20 26 (12.56%) Test Scripting
21 25 (12.08%) Automated Testing
21 25 (12.08%) MVC

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 11 (5.31%) Node.js
2 10 (4.83%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.38%) JBoss
3 7 (3.38%) Apache
4 6 (2.90%) CMS
4 6 (2.90%) Adobe CQ
5 4 (1.93%) Drupal
6 3 (1.45%) IIS
7 2 (0.97%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.97%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.48%) Confluence
8 1 (0.48%) Mule
8 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.48%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.48%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (2.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.97%) Final Cut Pro
3 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.93%) GitHub
2 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.97%) Force.com
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.48%) Route 53
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.48%) ElastiCache
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.83%) HTTP
2 5 (2.42%) DNS
2 5 (2.42%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.45%) HTTPS
3 3 (1.45%) Internet
4 2 (0.97%) ATM
4 2 (0.97%) Broadband
5 1 (0.48%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.76%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.35%) MySQL
3 8 (3.86%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (1.93%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.93%) Big Data
6 3 (1.45%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.45%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.97%) SQL Navigator
7 2 (0.97%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.97%) DB2
7 2 (0.97%) Jackrabbit
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.48%) Redis
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 87 (42.03%) WebDriver
2 76 (36.71%) Cucumber
3 43 (20.77%) Jenkins
4 39 (18.84%) Git (software)
5 32 (15.46%) JIRA
5 32 (15.46%) JUnit
6 24 (11.59%) SpecFlow
7 23 (11.11%) Subversion
7 23 (11.11%) Maven
8 17 (8.21%) Hudson
9 16 (7.73%) FitNesse
10 15 (7.25%) QuickTest Pro
11 13 (6.28%) JBehave
12 12 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (5.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 12 (5.80%) Visual Studio
12 12 (5.80%) JMeter
13 11 (5.31%) NUnit
13 11 (5.31%) SoapUI
14 10 (4.83%) TestNG
General
1 37 (17.87%) Finance
2 13 (6.28%) Banking
3 12 (5.80%) Retail
4 7 (3.38%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.93%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.45%) Back Office
6 3 (1.45%) Publishing
7 2 (0.97%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.97%) Marketing
8 1 (0.48%) Front Office
8 1 (0.48%) Games
8 1 (0.48%) Legal
8 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 65 (31.40%) Developer
2 41 (19.81%) Analyst
3 36 (17.39%) Test Analyst
4 32 (15.46%) Tester
5 20 (9.66%) Automation Tester
6 16 (7.73%) Java Developer
7 15 (7.25%) Test Engineer
8 11 (5.31%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (4.83%) Senior Developer
9 10 (4.83%) Consultant
9 10 (4.83%) Automation Engineer
10 9 (4.35%) Senior Test Analyst
10 9 (4.35%) Automation Analyst
11 8 (3.86%) Test Leader
11 8 (3.86%) Automation Test Analyst
12 7 (3.38%) Front-End Developer
12 7 (3.38%) QA Analyst
12 7 (3.38%) Selenium Tester
12 7 (3.38%) DevOps Consultant
13 6 (2.90%) Hybris Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (20.29%) HTML
2 39 (18.84%) .NET
3 32 (15.46%) Web Services
4 31 (14.98%) CSS
5 30 (14.49%) XML
6 26 (12.56%) Spring
7 24 (11.59%) RESTful
7 24 (11.59%) HTML5
8 20 (9.66%) AngularJS
9 19 (9.18%) CSS3
10 16 (7.73%) REST
10 16 (7.73%) jQuery
11 14 (6.76%) Hibernate
12 12 (5.80%) JSON
13 11 (5.31%) J2EE
13 11 (5.31%) Backbone.js
14 10 (4.83%) SOAP
15 9 (4.35%) Ajax
16 8 (3.86%) LESS
17 7 (3.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.63%) Open Source
2 13 (6.28%) User Experience
3 9 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.38%) Fixed Income
4 7 (3.38%) Digital Media
5 6 (2.90%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.90%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.45%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.45%) Equities
8 3 (1.45%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.45%) Video on Demand
9 2 (0.97%) FMCG
9 2 (0.97%) iPhone
9 2 (0.97%) Derivative
9 2 (0.97%) Spread Betting
9 2 (0.97%) iPad
9 2 (0.97%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.66%) Linux
2 16 (7.73%) Apple iOS
3 14 (6.76%) UNIX
4 13 (6.28%) Windows
5 10 (4.83%) Android
6 6 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.42%) CentOS
8 2 (0.97%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.97%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.48%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.48%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.48%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (68.60%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (34.78%) TDD
3 69 (33.33%) BDD
4 65 (31.40%) Continuous Integration
5 53 (25.60%) Test Automation
6 52 (25.12%) Scrum
7 38 (18.36%) E-Commerce
8 30 (14.49%) Automation Testing
9 26 (12.56%) Test Scripting
10 25 (12.08%) MVC
10 25 (12.08%) Automated Testing
11 21 (10.14%) Performance Testing
12 19 (9.18%) Software Testing
13 18 (8.70%) Kanban
13 18 (8.70%) Waterfall
13 18 (8.70%) DevOps
14 14 (6.76%) OO
15 13 (6.28%) Manual Testing
16 12 (5.80%) V-Model
16 12 (5.80%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 118 (57.00%) Java
2 59 (28.50%) SQL
3 56 (27.05%) C#
4 43 (20.77%) JavaScript
5 31 (14.98%) Ruby
6 23 (11.11%) Python
7 16 (7.73%) Scala
8 15 (7.25%) Perl
9 10 (4.83%) Groovy
9 10 (4.83%) PowerShell
10 8 (3.86%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.42%) C
11 5 (2.42%) PHP
12 4 (1.93%) C++
13 3 (1.45%) VB
13 3 (1.45%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.97%) VBScript
14 2 (0.97%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.48%) Delphi
15 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (5.31%) Degree
2 10 (4.83%) ISEB
3 8 (3.86%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.48%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (31.40%) QA
2 2 (0.97%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (6.28%) Puppet
2 5 (2.42%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 5 (2.42%) Cobbler
2 5 (2.42%) Ansible
3 4 (1.93%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.97%) Oozie
4 2 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.48%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (6.76%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.83%) Oracle
3 7 (3.38%) hybris
4 6 (2.90%) Splunk
4 6 (2.90%) IBM
4 6 (2.90%) Adobe
5 5 (2.42%) EMC
5 5 (2.42%) VMware
6 4 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.45%) Google
7 3 (1.45%) HP
7 3 (1.45%) Demandware
8 2 (0.97%) Intershop
8 2 (0.97%) Canoo
8 2 (0.97%) Calypso
9 1 (0.48%) Informatica
9 1 (0.48%) Apple
9 1 (0.48%) Murex
9 1 (0.48%) Zend
9 1 (0.48%) Atlassian
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Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: excellent rates or salaries
Posted: 2 days ago
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Engage PSG
Rate: £270 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago