The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
England / East of England
Rank 59 97 87
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -10
Contract jobs citing Selenium 69 26 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.25% 1.10% 1.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.16% 8.05% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 14 20
Median daily rate £413 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £283 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £428 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.19 £47.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +15.15%

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 of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
380 323 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.89% 13.70% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 203 217
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 29 19
Median hourly rate £40.50 £50.68 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.08% +40.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.70 £40.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.78 £40.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Selenium
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the East of England region.

Selenium Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +10 24 £425 -5.55% 8
Cambridgeshire +15 21 £275 -21.42% 7
Essex +8 14 £385 +10.00% 1
Bedfordshire +11 7 £445 +31.85% 2
Suffolk - 3 £225 - 1
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 106 (89.83%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (64.41%) Cucumber
3 73 (61.86%) Java
4 58 (49.15%) TDD
4 58 (49.15%) WebDriver
5 55 (46.61%) BDD
6 53 (44.92%) Jenkins
7 51 (43.22%) JIRA
8 48 (40.68%) QA
8 48 (40.68%) Test Automation
9 45 (38.14%) SoapUI
9 45 (38.14%) Scrum
10 44 (37.29%) Continuous Integration
11 39 (33.05%) JBehave
12 35 (29.66%) Git (software)
13 34 (28.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 34 (28.81%) Automation Testing
14 33 (27.97%) Finance
15 30 (25.42%) JUnit
15 30 (25.42%) ATDD
16 29 (24.58%) Continuous Delivery
17 28 (23.73%) Gherkin
17 28 (23.73%) Test Scripting
18 27 (22.88%) Ruby
19 26 (22.03%) Software Testing
19 26 (22.03%) C#
19 26 (22.03%) Manual Testing
20 25 (21.19%) JavaScript
20 25 (21.19%) Automated Testing
21 24 (20.34%) SQL

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (13.56%) Confluence
2 14 (11.86%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.08%) WebLogic
4 5 (4.24%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.69%) Apache
6 1 (0.85%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.85%) JBoss
6 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (2.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.85%) SaaS
4 1 (0.85%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) Firewall
1 1 (0.85%) IPv4
1 1 (0.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.63%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.24%) DB2
3 5 (4.24%) DbVisualizer
4 2 (1.69%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.69%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.69%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.85%) Big Data
5 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.85%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.85%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 76 (64.41%) Cucumber
2 58 (49.15%) WebDriver
3 53 (44.92%) Jenkins
4 51 (43.22%) JIRA
5 45 (38.14%) SoapUI
6 39 (33.05%) JBehave
7 35 (29.66%) Git (software)
8 34 (28.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 30 (25.42%) JUnit
10 21 (17.80%) Appium
10 21 (17.80%) JMeter
11 20 (16.95%) TeamCity
12 19 (16.10%) Maven
13 14 (11.86%) SpecFlow
14 12 (10.17%) Eclipse
15 11 (9.32%) NUnit
16 10 (8.47%) TestNG
17 9 (7.63%) LoadRunner
18 8 (6.78%) Subversion
19 7 (5.93%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 33 (27.97%) Finance
2 9 (7.63%) Back Office
2 9 (7.63%) Retail
3 5 (4.24%) Banking
4 2 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.85%) French Language
Job Titles
1 34 (28.81%) Tester
2 31 (26.27%) Developer
3 26 (22.03%) Analyst
4 25 (21.19%) Test Analyst
5 22 (18.64%) Automation Tester
6 18 (15.25%) Java Developer
7 17 (14.41%) Test Engineer
8 14 (11.86%) Automation Test Analyst
9 11 (9.32%) Test Automation Engineer
10 10 (8.47%) Developer in Test
10 10 (8.47%) Java Automation Tester
10 10 (8.47%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 10 (8.47%) Selenium Tester
11 8 (6.78%) Performance Tester
12 7 (5.93%) Software Developer
13 6 (5.08%) Senior Developer
13 6 (5.08%) Web Developer
14 5 (4.24%) C# Developer
14 5 (4.24%) PHP Developer
14 5 (4.24%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (23.73%) Gherkin
2 20 (16.95%) RESTful
3 18 (15.25%) Spring
4 17 (14.41%) Web Services
5 15 (12.71%) HTML
6 11 (9.32%) Hibernate
7 10 (8.47%) J2EE
7 10 (8.47%) XML
8 9 (7.63%) .NET
8 9 (7.63%) HTML5
9 8 (6.78%) AngularJS
9 8 (6.78%) jQuery
10 7 (5.93%) Node.js
11 6 (5.08%) EJB
11 6 (5.08%) Java EE
12 5 (4.24%) REST
13 4 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (3.39%) CSS
14 3 (2.54%) ASP.NET
14 3 (2.54%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.85%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.78%) Android
1 8 (6.78%) Apple iOS
2 7 (5.93%) Unix
3 4 (3.39%) Linux
4 3 (2.54%) Windows
5 1 (0.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (89.83%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (49.15%) TDD
3 55 (46.61%) BDD
4 48 (40.68%) Test Automation
5 45 (38.14%) Scrum
6 44 (37.29%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (28.81%) Automation Testing
8 30 (25.42%) ATDD
9 29 (24.58%) Continuous Delivery
10 28 (23.73%) Test Scripting
11 26 (22.03%) Manual Testing
11 26 (22.03%) Software Testing
12 25 (21.19%) Automated Testing
13 22 (18.64%) E-Commerce
14 21 (17.80%) Open Source
15 18 (15.25%) Regression Testing
16 17 (14.41%) Defect Management
17 15 (12.71%) Kanban
17 15 (12.71%) Non-Functional Testing
18 14 (11.86%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (61.86%) Java
2 27 (22.88%) Ruby
3 26 (22.03%) C#
4 25 (21.19%) JavaScript
5 24 (20.34%) SQL
6 21 (17.80%) Python
7 10 (8.47%) Perl
8 7 (5.93%) PHP
9 6 (5.08%) Groovy
10 3 (2.54%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.69%) C
12 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.85%) C++
12 1 (0.85%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 9 (7.63%) ISEB
1 9 (7.63%) ISTQB
2 6 (5.08%) Degree
2 6 (5.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (5.08%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (40.68%) QA
2 14 (11.86%) SDET
3 1 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (1.69%) Docker
2 1 (0.85%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) Ansible
1 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (14.41%) Oracle
2 13 (11.02%) Microsoft
3 12 (10.17%) Atlassian
4 9 (7.63%) hybris
5 5 (4.24%) IBM
6 3 (2.54%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.69%) Google
8 1 (0.85%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.85%) SAP
8 1 (0.85%) Sonatype
8 1 (0.85%) Sybase
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