The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the East Midlands region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 73 85 80
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Contract jobs citing Selenium 22 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.36% 0.15% 0.071%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.15% 1.57% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 1
Average daily rate £275 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 - -
Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
181 127 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.22% 9.84% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 51 49
Average daily rate £313 £308 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -1.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £252 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £448 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Average hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +34.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Selenium
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -4 10 £275 -15.38% 1
Northamptonshire - 5 £400 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £210 - 2
Derbyshire - - - - 1
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (44.74%) E-Commerce
2 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 12 (31.58%) Scrum
3 12 (31.58%) C#
3 12 (31.58%) .NET
4 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
4 11 (28.95%) ISEB
5 10 (26.32%) SQL
5 10 (26.32%) TDD
5 10 (26.32%) BDD
6 9 (23.68%) Test Automation
6 9 (23.68%) QA
6 9 (23.68%) JIRA
6 9 (23.68%) Automated Testing
7 7 (18.42%) Retail
7 7 (18.42%) ISTQB
7 7 (18.42%) Cucumber
7 7 (18.42%) SpecFlow
8 6 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (15.79%) Open Source
8 6 (15.79%) Ruby
8 6 (15.79%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (15.79%) Test Management
8 6 (15.79%) Web Services
8 6 (15.79%) HP
8 6 (15.79%) Mobile App
9 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (13.16%) MVC

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) DNN
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.89%) SAP BW
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) JIRA
2 7 (18.42%) Cucumber
2 7 (18.42%) SpecFlow
3 3 (7.89%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (7.89%) NUnit
3 3 (7.89%) ReSharper
3 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.89%) Sahi
3 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.26%) SoapUI
4 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.26%) FitNesse
4 2 (5.26%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.63%) Ranorex
5 1 (2.63%) Selenium IDE
General
1 7 (18.42%) Retail
2 3 (7.89%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Electronics
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Analyst
1 14 (36.84%) Test Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Tester
3 9 (23.68%) Developer
4 7 (18.42%) .NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Agile Test Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Web Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Web Test Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Automated Tester
7 2 (5.26%) Automated Test Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) SAP Tester
7 2 (5.26%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Systems Tester
7 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) .NET
2 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
3 6 (15.79%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (15.79%) Web Services
4 3 (7.89%) NHibernate
4 3 (7.89%) Ajax
4 3 (7.89%) jQuery
4 3 (7.89%) RESTful
4 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (5.26%) MDX
5 2 (5.26%) WCF
5 2 (5.26%) XML
6 1 (2.63%) SOAP
6 1 (2.63%) REST
6 1 (2.63%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Open Source
1 6 (15.79%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.26%) iPhone
2 2 (5.26%) NHS
3 1 (2.63%) DTV
3 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Android
2 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) E-Commerce
2 12 (31.58%) Scrum
3 10 (26.32%) TDD
3 10 (26.32%) BDD
4 9 (23.68%) Test Automation
4 9 (23.68%) Automated Testing
5 6 (15.79%) Test Management
6 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.16%) MVC
6 5 (13.16%) Test Scripting
6 5 (13.16%) Use Case
6 5 (13.16%) Test Strategy
7 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
8 3 (7.89%) ERP
8 3 (7.89%) Pair Programming
8 3 (7.89%) System Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Integration Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) C#
2 10 (26.32%) SQL
3 6 (15.79%) Ruby
4 3 (7.89%) Java
4 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.26%) C
5 2 (5.26%) C++
5 2 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) ISEB
2 7 (18.42%) ISTQB
3 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) HP
2 4 (10.53%) IBM
2 4 (10.53%) SAP
3 2 (5.26%) Xamarin
3 2 (5.26%) hybris
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) Tableau
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