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 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 103 128 132
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +4
Contract jobs citing Selenium 68 83 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.93% 1.51% 1.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.51% 10.94% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 62 58
Median daily rate £463 £465 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.53% +3.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £302 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £71.00
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
647 759 807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.41% 13.77% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 623 625
Median daily rate £473 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £582
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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.

1 110 (77.46%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (56.34%) Java
3 70 (49.30%) WebDriver
4 60 (42.25%) Test Automation
5 55 (38.73%) Cucumber
6 53 (37.32%) BDD
6 53 (37.32%) TDD
7 49 (34.51%) QA
8 37 (26.06%) JIRA
9 34 (23.94%) Scrum
10 33 (23.24%) JavaScript
11 30 (21.13%) Automated Testing
12 29 (20.42%) Finance
13 28 (19.72%) SQL
14 27 (19.01%) HTML
14 27 (19.01%) Jenkins
15 23 (16.20%) Banking
15 23 (16.20%) Git (software)
16 22 (15.49%) C#
16 22 (15.49%) CSS
16 22 (15.49%) SoapUI
17 21 (14.79%) SOAP
18 20 (14.08%) HTML5
19 19 (13.38%) Web Services
19 19 (13.38%) AngularJS
19 19 (13.38%) Exploratory Testing
20 18 (12.68%) CSS3
20 18 (12.68%) .NET
20 18 (12.68%) Pair Programming
21 17 (11.97%) Spring

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 (4.23%) Apache
2 4 (2.82%) Confluence
2 4 (2.82%) JBoss
2 4 (2.82%) Jetty
3 3 (2.11%) Mule
4 2 (1.41%) Drupal
4 2 (1.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.70%) Documentum
5 1 (0.70%) IIS
5 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.41%) MS Office
1 2 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.52%) GitHub
2 5 (3.52%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (3.52%) Google Compute Engine
3 3 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.70%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.11%) HTTP
1 3 (2.11%) SNMP
2 1 (0.70%) DNS
2 1 (0.70%) FTP
2 1 (0.70%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.70%) Intranet
2 1 (0.70%) Network Security
2 1 (0.70%) SSH
2 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.93%) Big Data
1 7 (4.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.23%) NoSQL
3 4 (2.82%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.11%) DB2
5 2 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.41%) HPCC
6 1 (0.70%) MySQL
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.70%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 70 (49.30%) WebDriver
2 55 (38.73%) Cucumber
3 37 (26.06%) JIRA
4 27 (19.01%) Jenkins
5 23 (16.20%) Git (software)
6 22 (15.49%) SoapUI
7 17 (11.97%) JUnit
8 16 (11.27%) JMeter
9 15 (10.56%) Maven
9 15 (10.56%) TeamCity
10 12 (8.45%) Appium
10 12 (8.45%) SpecFlow
10 12 (8.45%) Zephyr
11 10 (7.04%) NUnit
12 9 (6.34%) Artifactory
13 8 (5.63%) gulp
13 8 (5.63%) LoadRunner
13 8 (5.63%) Protractor
13 8 (5.63%) SonarQube
14 7 (4.93%) Xcode
General
1 29 (20.42%) Finance
2 23 (16.20%) Banking
3 12 (8.45%) Retail
4 10 (7.04%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.82%) Games
6 3 (2.11%) Advertising
6 3 (2.11%) Publishing
7 2 (1.41%) Front Office
8 1 (0.70%) Back Office
8 1 (0.70%) Billing
8 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.70%) Legal
8 1 (0.70%) Marketing
8 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 50 (35.21%) Developer
2 24 (16.90%) Java Developer
3 20 (14.08%) Tester
4 19 (13.38%) QA Engineer
5 16 (11.27%) Automation Tester
5 16 (11.27%) Test Engineer
6 14 (9.86%) Developer in Test
7 12 (8.45%) Senior Developer
8 11 (7.75%) Analyst
8 11 (7.75%) JavaScript Developer
8 11 (7.75%) QA Test Engineer
8 11 (7.75%) Test Analyst
9 10 (7.04%) Selenium Tester
10 9 (6.34%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 9 (6.34%) Senior QA Engineer
10 9 (6.34%) Senior Test Engineer
10 9 (6.34%) Test Automation Engineer
11 8 (5.63%) Java Automation Tester
11 8 (5.63%) Selenium Automation Tester
12 7 (4.93%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.01%) HTML
2 22 (15.49%) CSS
3 21 (14.79%) SOAP
4 20 (14.08%) HTML5
5 19 (13.38%) AngularJS
5 19 (13.38%) Web Services
6 18 (12.68%) .NET
6 18 (12.68%) CSS3
7 17 (11.97%) Spring
8 16 (11.27%) XML
9 14 (9.86%) Node.js
9 14 (9.86%) REST
9 14 (9.86%) RESTful
10 13 (9.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (7.04%) Sass
12 9 (6.34%) JSON
13 8 (5.63%) Gherkin
13 8 (5.63%) J2EE
13 8 (5.63%) LESS
13 8 (5.63%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.75%) User Experience
2 7 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.93%) Fintech
3 4 (2.82%) Blackberry
3 4 (2.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (2.82%) iPhone
4 3 (2.11%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.11%) Hedge funds
4 3 (2.11%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.11%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.41%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.41%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (1.41%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.70%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.70%) Derivative
6 1 (0.70%) DTCC
6 1 (0.70%) Equities
6 1 (0.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.45%) Unix
2 11 (7.75%) Android
2 11 (7.75%) Linux
3 9 (6.34%) Windows
4 7 (4.93%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.82%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (77.46%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (42.25%) Test Automation
3 53 (37.32%) BDD
3 53 (37.32%) TDD
4 34 (23.94%) Scrum
5 30 (21.13%) Automated Testing
6 19 (13.38%) Exploratory Testing
7 18 (12.68%) Pair Programming
8 17 (11.97%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (11.27%) Automation Testing
10 15 (10.56%) Agile Testing
11 14 (9.86%) OOP
12 13 (9.15%) Open Source
12 13 (9.15%) SOA
13 12 (8.45%) Functional Testing
14 11 (7.75%) Continuous Delivery
14 11 (7.75%) DevOps
14 11 (7.75%) QA Automation
15 10 (7.04%) Defect Management
15 10 (7.04%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 80 (56.34%) Java
2 33 (23.24%) JavaScript
3 28 (19.72%) SQL
4 22 (15.49%) C#
5 13 (9.15%) Python
6 10 (7.04%) Scala
7 6 (4.23%) Ruby
8 5 (3.52%) Clojure
8 5 (3.52%) CoffeeScript
8 5 (3.52%) PHP
9 4 (2.82%) Apple Swift
10 3 (2.11%) Apex Code
10 3 (2.11%) C++
10 3 (2.11%) Jython
10 3 (2.11%) SOQL
11 2 (1.41%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.41%) Perl
11 2 (1.41%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.41%) VBScript
12 1 (0.70%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 16 (11.27%) ISEB
2 15 (10.56%) Security Cleared
3 11 (7.75%) ISTQB
4 8 (5.63%) Degree
5 7 (4.93%) DV Cleared
5 7 (4.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (4.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (34.51%) QA
2 9 (6.34%) SDET
3 2 (1.41%) WCAG
4 1 (0.70%) FATCA
System Software
1 6 (4.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (5.63%) Ansible
2 5 (3.52%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.11%) Puppet
4 1 (0.70%) Nagios
4 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (7.04%) Oracle
2 7 (4.93%) Atlassian
2 7 (4.93%) HP
3 5 (3.52%) Google
3 5 (3.52%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.52%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.11%) Canoo
5 2 (1.41%) Calypso
5 2 (1.41%) IBM
5 2 (1.41%) Informatica
5 2 (1.41%) Murex
5 2 (1.41%) SOASTA, Inc
5 2 (1.41%) VMware
6 1 (0.70%) Black Duck
6 1 (0.70%) comScore
6 1 (0.70%) Gigya
6 1 (0.70%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.70%) Sybase
6 1 (0.70%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.70%) WorldPay
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