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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 34 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing Selenium 8 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.22% 0.36% 1.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.51% 5.56% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Average daily rate £300 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -11.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £58.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-5.17% -18.30%
Selenium
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 18 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 11.39% 6.50% 10.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 12 17
Average daily rate £325 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £310 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
4 4 (33.33%) Sun
4 4 (33.33%) Sun Certification
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) Spring
4 4 (33.33%) Maven
4 4 (33.33%) Validation
4 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 4 (33.33%) JUnit
4 4 (33.33%) J2EE
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) JSP
4 4 (33.33%) Servlets
4 4 (33.33%) Struts
4 4 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
5 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
1 2 (16.67%) PaaS
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (33.33%) JUnit
2 4 (33.33%) Maven
3 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (16.67%) Appium
4 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 2 (16.67%) Moq
4 2 (16.67%) NSubstitute
5 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Automation Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Angular Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) jQuery
2 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 4 (33.33%) J2EE
2 4 (33.33%) JSP
2 4 (33.33%) Servlets
2 4 (33.33%) Spring
2 4 (33.33%) Struts
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 2 (16.67%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) NHibernate
4 2 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (16.67%) SOAP
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Validation
3 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) SOLID
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
1 4 (33.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
1 4 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft