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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 86 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 8 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.49% 0.88% -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.15% 8.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
Average daily rate
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£410 £260 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.69% -
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 £36.25 - £22.50
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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
193 175 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.75% 10.98% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 96 58
Average daily rate £350 £310 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £428 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 30
Average hourly rate £23.50 £34.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.88% -1.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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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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
Northamptonshire -15 5 £450 +125.00% 3
Leicestershire +11 1 - -
Nottinghamshire +5 1 £288 +10.57%
Derbyshire - - - -
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (53.57%) Cucumber
3 14 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (50.00%) Java
4 13 (46.43%) Jenkins
5 12 (42.86%) WebDriver
6 11 (39.29%) JIRA
7 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
8 9 (32.14%) ISEB
8 9 (32.14%) Spring
9 8 (28.57%) Maven
9 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
9 8 (28.57%) HTML
9 8 (28.57%) CSS
9 8 (28.57%) Test Automation
10 7 (25.00%) jQuery
10 7 (25.00%) Open Source
10 7 (25.00%) hybris
10 7 (25.00%) ISTQB
10 7 (25.00%) Hibernate
11 6 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (21.43%) Linux
11 6 (21.43%) JMS
11 6 (21.43%) SOA
11 6 (21.43%) Mockito
11 6 (21.43%) HTML5
11 6 (21.43%) CSS3
11 6 (21.43%) RESTful
11 6 (21.43%) Web Testing
12 5 (17.86%) BDD

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Cucumber
2 13 (46.43%) Jenkins
3 12 (42.86%) WebDriver
4 11 (39.29%) JIRA
5 8 (28.57%) Maven
6 6 (21.43%) Mockito
7 3 (10.71%) JUnit
7 3 (10.71%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (3.57%) Sahi
9 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 7 (25.00%) Tester
1 7 (25.00%) Developer
1 7 (25.00%) Analyst
1 7 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Hybris Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 4 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 4 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Test Automation Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (3.57%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Tester
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Tester
5 1 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.57%) SAP Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) Spring
2 8 (28.57%) HTML
2 8 (28.57%) CSS
3 7 (25.00%) jQuery
3 7 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (21.43%) JMS
4 6 (21.43%) HTML5
4 6 (21.43%) CSS3
4 6 (21.43%) RESTful
5 4 (14.29%) Spring Integration
6 2 (7.14%) J2EE
7 1 (3.57%) WinForms
7 1 (3.57%) JSP
7 1 (3.57%) Servlets
7 1 (3.57%) Struts
7 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (3.57%) iPhone
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) UNIX
3 1 (3.57%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 8 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 6 (21.43%) SOA
4 6 (21.43%) Web Testing
5 5 (17.86%) BDD
5 5 (17.86%) MVC
5 5 (17.86%) Scrum
6 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Manual Testing
7 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
8 2 (7.14%) TDD
8 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
8 2 (7.14%) System Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Automation Testing
9 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) PHP
4 2 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby
5 1 (3.57%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
5 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) ISEB
2 7 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.57%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) hybris
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) T-Plan
3 1 (3.57%) Google
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Sun
3 1 (3.57%) HP
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