The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 36 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Selenium 5 0 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.83% - 8.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.27% - 51.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 11
Average daily rate £325 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 - £400
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
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
117 39 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 42.86% 12.46% 16.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 11 24
Average daily rate £408 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.19% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £315 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £43.50 £43.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% -
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 Devon

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Devon region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Devon region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 2 £425 -
Exeter - 1 £325 -
Selenium
South West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 22 (75.86%) PHP
1 22 (75.86%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (51.72%) Automated Testing
3 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (41.38%) Test Automation
4 12 (41.38%) Functional Testing
5 11 (37.93%) Mentoring
6 10 (34.48%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (34.48%) JIRA
7 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
7 9 (31.03%) Zend
7 9 (31.03%) Zend Framework
8 8 (27.59%) Redis
8 8 (27.59%) Doctrine
8 8 (27.59%) Disclosure Scotland
8 8 (27.59%) Fluentd
9 7 (24.14%) WebDriver
10 6 (20.69%) Cucumber
10 6 (20.69%) Gherkin
11 5 (17.24%) QA
11 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
12 3 (10.34%) SpecFlow
12 3 (10.34%) Atlassian
12 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
12 3 (10.34%) C#
12 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
13 2 (6.90%) Degree
13 2 (6.90%) TDD
13 2 (6.90%) Ruby
13 2 (6.90%) Ajax

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (75.86%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (27.59%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) JIRA
2 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
3 7 (24.14%) WebDriver
4 6 (20.69%) Cucumber
5 3 (10.34%) SpecFlow
6 2 (6.90%) Capybara
6 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
6 2 (6.90%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (3.45%) HP UFT
7 1 (3.45%) WATIR
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Tester
2 10 (34.48%) Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Developer
3 9 (31.03%) PHP Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Test Analyst
5 7 (24.14%) Functional Tester
6 5 (17.24%) Automated Tester
7 4 (13.79%) Selenium Tester
8 3 (10.34%) QA Analyst
8 3 (10.34%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 2 (6.90%) Automation Analyst
9 2 (6.90%) Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (6.90%) Automation Tester
9 2 (6.90%) Functional Analyst
9 2 (6.90%) Functional Test Analyst
9 2 (6.90%) Ruby Automation Tester
10 1 (3.45%) Automated Test Analyst
10 1 (3.45%) PHP Programmer
10 1 (3.45%) Quality Analyst
10 1 (3.45%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) Zend Framework
2 8 (27.59%) Doctrine
3 6 (20.69%) Gherkin
4 2 (6.90%) Ajax
4 2 (6.90%) CSS
4 2 (6.90%) HTML
4 2 (6.90%) XHTML
4 2 (6.90%) XML
5 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Automated Testing
2 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (41.38%) Functional Testing
3 12 (41.38%) Test Automation
4 11 (37.93%) Mentoring
5 10 (34.48%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.90%) BDD
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 2 (6.90%) SDLC
7 2 (6.90%) TDD
8 1 (3.45%) Manual Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Open Source
8 1 (3.45%) Project Management
8 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) PHP
2 3 (10.34%) C#
3 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) Ruby
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) ISEB
3 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (17.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) Fluentd
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Zend
2 3 (10.34%) Atlassian