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 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 118 106 134
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +28
Contract jobs citing Selenium 57 81 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.66% 1.75% 1.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.13% 11.62% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 61 58
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £290 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £625 £525
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
London

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
624 697 802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.14% 15.05% 13.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 576 640
Median daily rate £470 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +3.44%
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 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 27 September 2016.

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 27 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 City of London region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 108 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (55.80%) Java
3 68 (49.28%) WebDriver
4 60 (43.48%) Test Automation
5 57 (41.30%) Cucumber
6 56 (40.58%) TDD
7 51 (36.96%) BDD
8 50 (36.23%) QA
9 35 (25.36%) Scrum
10 34 (24.64%) JIRA
11 33 (23.91%) JavaScript
11 33 (23.91%) Jenkins
12 30 (21.74%) HTML
12 30 (21.74%) Automated Testing
13 29 (21.01%) SQL
14 27 (19.57%) C#
14 27 (19.57%) Finance
15 24 (17.39%) CSS
15 24 (17.39%) Git (software)
16 23 (16.67%) .NET
17 21 (15.22%) HTML5
17 21 (15.22%) Exploratory Testing
18 20 (14.49%) SoapUI
18 20 (14.49%) Web Services
19 19 (13.77%) XML
19 19 (13.77%) SOAP
19 19 (13.77%) Banking
20 18 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
20 18 (13.04%) TeamCity
20 18 (13.04%) ISEB

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 6 (4.35%) Apache
2 4 (2.90%) Confluence
2 4 (2.90%) JBoss
3 3 (2.17%) Jetty
3 3 (2.17%) Mule
4 2 (1.45%) Drupal
4 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.72%) Documentum
5 1 (0.72%) IIS
5 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.45%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.45%) MS Office
1 2 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.35%) GitHub
3 5 (3.62%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (3.62%) Google Compute Engine
4 4 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.72%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.72%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.90%) HTTP
2 3 (2.17%) SNMP
3 2 (1.45%) DNS
3 2 (1.45%) FTP
4 1 (0.72%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.72%) Intranet
4 1 (0.72%) Network Security
4 1 (0.72%) SSH
4 1 (0.72%) SSL
4 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.07%) Big Data
3 6 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.90%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.17%) DB2
6 2 (1.45%) HPCC
6 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.45%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 68 (49.28%) WebDriver
2 57 (41.30%) Cucumber
3 34 (24.64%) JIRA
4 33 (23.91%) Jenkins
5 24 (17.39%) Git (software)
6 20 (14.49%) SoapUI
7 18 (13.04%) TeamCity
8 17 (12.32%) SpecFlow
9 16 (11.59%) Maven
10 15 (10.87%) JMeter
10 15 (10.87%) JUnit
11 14 (10.14%) Appium
12 13 (9.42%) NUnit
13 10 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (7.25%) Zephyr
14 9 (6.52%) Artifactory
14 9 (6.52%) MSTest
14 9 (6.52%) Protractor
15 8 (5.80%) Jasmine
15 8 (5.80%) SonarQube
General
1 27 (19.57%) Finance
2 19 (13.77%) Banking
3 12 (8.70%) Retail
4 10 (7.25%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.90%) Games
6 3 (2.17%) Advertising
7 2 (1.45%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.45%) Front Office
7 2 (1.45%) Publishing
8 1 (0.72%) Back Office
8 1 (0.72%) Billing
8 1 (0.72%) Legal
8 1 (0.72%) Marketing
8 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (34.78%) Developer
2 25 (18.12%) Tester
3 22 (15.94%) Java Developer
4 20 (14.49%) Automation Tester
5 19 (13.77%) QA Engineer
6 15 (10.87%) Developer in Test
6 15 (10.87%) Test Engineer
7 13 (9.42%) Selenium Tester
8 12 (8.70%) Analyst
9 11 (7.97%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 10 (7.25%) QA Test Engineer
10 10 (7.25%) Senior QA Engineer
10 10 (7.25%) Test Analyst
11 9 (6.52%) Java Automation Tester
11 9 (6.52%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (6.52%) Senior Developer
12 8 (5.80%) Agile Developer
12 8 (5.80%) C# Developer
12 8 (5.80%) QA Tester
12 8 (5.80%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (21.74%) HTML
2 24 (17.39%) CSS
3 23 (16.67%) .NET
4 21 (15.22%) HTML5
5 20 (14.49%) Web Services
6 19 (13.77%) SOAP
6 19 (13.77%) XML
7 17 (12.32%) CSS3
8 16 (11.59%) AngularJS
9 14 (10.14%) RESTful
9 14 (10.14%) Spring
10 13 (9.42%) JSON
11 12 (8.70%) Node.js
11 12 (8.70%) REST
12 11 (7.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (6.52%) Sass
14 8 (5.80%) Gherkin
15 7 (5.07%) .NET Framework
15 7 (5.07%) LESS
15 7 (5.07%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.25%) User Experience
2 9 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.07%) Fintech
4 4 (2.90%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.90%) iPhone
5 3 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.17%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.17%) Hedge funds
5 3 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.17%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.17%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.45%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.45%) Equities
6 2 (1.45%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.45%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.72%) Derivative
7 1 (0.72%) DTCC
7 1 (0.72%) IVR
7 1 (0.72%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.14%) Unix
2 11 (7.97%) Linux
2 11 (7.97%) Windows
3 9 (6.52%) Android
4 5 (3.62%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.90%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (43.48%) Test Automation
3 56 (40.58%) TDD
4 51 (36.96%) BDD
5 35 (25.36%) Scrum
6 30 (21.74%) Automated Testing
7 21 (15.22%) Exploratory Testing
8 18 (13.04%) Automation Testing
8 18 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (11.59%) Agile Testing
10 15 (10.87%) OOP
10 15 (10.87%) Pair Programming
11 14 (10.14%) Continuous Delivery
11 14 (10.14%) Open Source
12 13 (9.42%) OO
12 13 (9.42%) SOA
13 12 (8.70%) Functional Testing
14 11 (7.97%) QA Automation
15 10 (7.25%) DevOps
15 10 (7.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 77 (55.80%) Java
2 33 (23.91%) JavaScript
3 29 (21.01%) SQL
4 27 (19.57%) C#
5 11 (7.97%) Python
5 11 (7.97%) Scala
6 8 (5.80%) Ruby
7 7 (5.07%) PHP
8 5 (3.62%) Clojure
8 5 (3.62%) CoffeeScript
9 4 (2.90%) Apple Swift
10 3 (2.17%) Apex Code
10 3 (2.17%) C++
10 3 (2.17%) Jython
10 3 (2.17%) SOQL
10 3 (2.17%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.17%) VBScript
11 2 (1.45%) C
11 2 (1.45%) Perl
12 1 (0.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (13.04%) ISEB
2 12 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 11 (7.97%) ISTQB
4 8 (5.80%) Degree
5 7 (5.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (4.35%) DV Cleared
7 5 (3.62%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (36.23%) QA
2 7 (5.07%) SDET
3 2 (1.45%) WCAG
4 1 (0.72%) FATCA
System Software
1 6 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (5.80%) Ansible
2 6 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.17%) Puppet
4 1 (0.72%) Nagios
4 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (7.25%) Oracle
2 6 (4.35%) Atlassian
2 6 (4.35%) HP
2 6 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (3.62%) Google
4 3 (2.17%) Canoo
5 2 (1.45%) Calypso
5 2 (1.45%) IBM
5 2 (1.45%) Informatica
5 2 (1.45%) Murex
5 2 (1.45%) SOASTA, Inc
5 2 (1.45%) VMware
6 1 (0.72%) Black Duck
6 1 (0.72%) comScore
6 1 (0.72%) Green Hat
6 1 (0.72%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.72%) Splunk
6 1 (0.72%) WorldPay
6 1 (0.72%) Xamarin
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