The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 24 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank - - 34
Contract jobs citing Selenium 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - - 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
41 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 12.06% 7.28% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 5
Average daily rate £463 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.30% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £284 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £370 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.90% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 5
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.90 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +2.85%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Selenium
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (60.00%) QA
1 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Use Case
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) JMeter
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (40.00%) JMeter
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Use Case
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA