The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 88 67 80
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Contract jobs citing Selenium 9 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.55% 1.36% 0.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.08% 10.99% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 7
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £225 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £349 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +129.03%
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England

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

Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
148 182 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.09% 12.36% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 99 56
Average daily rate £353 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 15
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £34.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £35.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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
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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
Nottinghamshire -13 8 £406 +20.37% 6
Derbyshire -11 1 £325 +1.56% 2
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England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 21 (67.74%) C#
1 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) QA
3 14 (45.16%) .NET
4 13 (41.94%) WebDriver
5 12 (38.71%) Scrum
6 11 (35.48%) Java
6 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
6 11 (35.48%) SDLC
7 10 (32.26%) MVC
8 9 (29.03%) Web Services
8 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
8 9 (29.03%) HTML
8 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
9 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
10 7 (22.58%) CSS
10 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
10 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (22.58%) BDD
10 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (19.35%) JIRA
11 6 (19.35%) HTML5
11 6 (19.35%) Cucumber
11 6 (19.35%) SpecFlow
11 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
11 6 (19.35%) Finance
12 5 (16.13%) Responsive Web Design
12 5 (16.13%) CSS3
12 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
12 5 (16.13%) jQuery

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (12.90%) IIS
2 3 (9.68%) DNN
3 2 (6.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) MongoDB
2 4 (12.90%) Redis
2 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) WebDriver
2 6 (19.35%) JIRA
2 6 (19.35%) Cucumber
2 6 (19.35%) SpecFlow
2 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
3 5 (16.13%) NeoLoad
4 4 (12.90%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (12.90%) Bitbucket
5 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
5 3 (9.68%) CruiseControl
6 2 (6.45%) Subversion
6 2 (6.45%) Checkstyle
6 2 (6.45%) Ant
6 2 (6.45%) JUnit
6 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
6 2 (6.45%) HP UFT
6 2 (6.45%) NUnit
6 2 (6.45%) QUnit
6 2 (6.45%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Retail
3 3 (9.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Tester
4 5 (16.13%) Test Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) QA Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Selenium Tester
5 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Test Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Automated Tester
6 3 (9.68%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Automation Tester
7 2 (6.45%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Quality Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) .NET
2 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
2 9 (29.03%) Web Services
2 9 (29.03%) HTML
3 7 (22.58%) CSS
3 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (19.35%) HTML5
5 5 (16.13%) CSS3
5 5 (16.13%) jQuery
6 4 (12.90%) SOAP
6 4 (12.90%) Middleware
6 4 (12.90%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (12.90%) REST
6 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
7 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
7 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
8 2 (6.45%) Java EE
8 2 (6.45%) JSTL
8 2 (6.45%) JBoss Seam
8 2 (6.45%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
1 2 (6.45%) iPhone
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Scrum
3 11 (35.48%) SDLC
4 10 (32.26%) MVC
5 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
5 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (22.58%) BDD
6 5 (16.13%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
6 5 (16.13%) Automated Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Integration Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.90%) Automation Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
8 3 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (9.68%) TDD
8 3 (9.68%) SOA
8 3 (9.68%) Regression Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) C#
2 11 (35.48%) Java
3 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.90%) SQL
5 3 (9.68%) Ruby
6 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.23%) C++
7 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) HND
1 2 (6.45%) ISEB
1 2 (6.45%) Sun Certification
1 2 (6.45%) OCMJD
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (48.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) New Relic
3 3 (9.68%) hybris
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) Sun
4 2 (6.45%) Endeca
4 2 (6.45%) Google