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 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 92 86 117
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +31
Contract jobs citing Selenium 38 48 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.51% 1.74% 0.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.84% 14.04% 5.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 22 19
Median daily rate £350 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £211 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £510 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.29 £37.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+12.77% -47.18%
Selenium
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 of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
321 342 407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.77% 12.43% 13.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 189 203
Median daily rate £400 £375 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 22
Median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.10 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.39 £47.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.04 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -3.79%

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridgeshire +10 20 £375 -21.05% 5
Hertfordshire +9 6 £350 +59.09% 3
Essex +4 5 £320 -20.00% 1
Norfolk - 5 £310 -
Suffolk 0 1 £500 +100.00% 3
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 42 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 30 (47.62%) Git (software)
4 29 (46.03%) TDD
5 27 (42.86%) Java
5 27 (42.86%) Test Automation
6 24 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (38.10%) BDD
6 24 (38.10%) HTML
7 22 (34.92%) SQL
7 22 (34.92%) WebDriver
8 21 (33.33%) Subversion
9 20 (31.75%) QA
9 20 (31.75%) C#
10 19 (30.16%) Python
10 19 (30.16%) Automated Testing
11 16 (25.40%) CSS
11 16 (25.40%) Test Scripting
12 15 (23.81%) Cucumber
13 14 (22.22%) Linux
13 14 (22.22%) .NET
13 14 (22.22%) NUnit
13 14 (22.22%) Retail
13 14 (22.22%) jQuery
14 13 (20.63%) Scrum
14 13 (20.63%) XML
14 13 (20.63%) Jenkins
14 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (19.05%) CSS3
15 12 (19.05%) HTML5

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 6 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (9.52%) Node.js
2 1 (1.59%) nginx
2 1 (1.59%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (6.35%) OmniGraffle
1 4 (6.35%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Magento
2 4 (6.35%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.59%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.59%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.59%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.59%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.59%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 6 (9.52%) Amazon S3
2 6 (9.52%) Amazon SQS
2 6 (9.52%) AWS CloudFormation
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.52%) Route 53
3 2 (3.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) Firewall
2 3 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (4.76%) Wireless
3 2 (3.17%) Bluetooth
3 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.17%) VPN
4 1 (1.59%) ADSL
4 1 (1.59%) Broadband
4 1 (1.59%) DHCP
4 1 (1.59%) DNS
4 1 (1.59%) FTP
4 1 (1.59%) HTTP
4 1 (1.59%) Internet
4 1 (1.59%) NAS
4 1 (1.59%) Telnet
4 1 (1.59%) VDSL
4 1 (1.59%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) DB2
1 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) MySQL
3 6 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (9.52%) MarkLogic
3 6 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 6 (9.52%) Neo4j
3 6 (9.52%) Redis
4 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (6.35%) RDBMS
5 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.76%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 30 (47.62%) Git (software)
2 22 (34.92%) WebDriver
3 21 (33.33%) Subversion
4 15 (23.81%) Cucumber
5 14 (22.22%) NUnit
6 13 (20.63%) Jenkins
7 10 (15.87%) Appium
7 10 (15.87%) PHPUnit
8 9 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (14.29%) JIRA
9 8 (12.70%) JUnit
10 7 (11.11%) Vagrant
11 5 (7.94%) Mercurial
12 4 (6.35%) GitLab
12 4 (6.35%) IntelliJ
12 4 (6.35%) RSpec
12 4 (6.35%) SpecFlow
12 4 (6.35%) WebStorm
13 3 (4.76%) Maven
13 3 (4.76%) Protractor
General
1 14 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (3.17%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (36.51%) Tester
2 15 (23.81%) Automation Tester
3 14 (22.22%) Developer
4 13 (20.63%) Selenium Tester
5 12 (19.05%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 10 (15.87%) .NET Developer
7 9 (14.29%) Analyst
7 9 (14.29%) Test Analyst
8 7 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (11.11%) C# Developer
8 7 (11.11%) Test Engineer
8 7 (11.11%) Web Automation Tester
8 7 (11.11%) Web Tester
9 6 (9.52%) Automation Test Analyst
10 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (7.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (6.35%) Administrator
11 4 (6.35%) Linux Administrator
11 4 (6.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 4 (6.35%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.10%) HTML
2 16 (25.40%) CSS
3 14 (22.22%) .NET
3 14 (22.22%) jQuery
4 13 (20.63%) XML
5 12 (19.05%) CSS3
5 12 (19.05%) HTML5
6 11 (17.46%) Gherkin
6 11 (17.46%) RESTful
7 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET
7 10 (15.87%) Behat
8 9 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 9 (14.29%) Ajax
8 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (12.70%) LINQ
9 8 (12.70%) REST
10 6 (9.52%) ELK Stack
11 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 5 (7.94%) Entity Framework
12 4 (6.35%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.94%) User Experience
4 4 (6.35%) Graphic Design
5 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.17%) STB
6 1 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.22%) Linux
2 11 (17.46%) Unix
3 5 (7.94%) Windows
4 2 (3.17%) CentOS
4 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (46.03%) TDD
3 27 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 24 (38.10%) BDD
4 24 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (30.16%) Automated Testing
6 16 (25.40%) Test Scripting
7 13 (20.63%) Scrum
8 11 (17.46%) Coaching
9 10 (15.87%) Document Management
9 10 (15.87%) Functional Testing
10 9 (14.29%) MVC
10 9 (14.29%) User Stories
11 8 (12.70%) Automation Testing
11 8 (12.70%) Re-Platforming
12 7 (11.11%) DevOps
13 6 (9.52%) Manual Testing
14 5 (7.94%) Front End Development
14 5 (7.94%) Integration Testing
14 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 27 (42.86%) Java
3 22 (34.92%) SQL
4 20 (31.75%) C#
5 19 (30.16%) Python
6 12 (19.05%) Ruby
7 11 (17.46%) PHP
8 5 (7.94%) ECMAScript
9 4 (6.35%) C++
9 4 (6.35%) Dart
9 4 (6.35%) TypeScript
10 2 (3.17%) Perl
11 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Degree
1 5 (7.94%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.76%) ISEB
3 2 (3.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (31.75%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) Docker
2 2 (3.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) Puppet
2 6 (9.52%) Ansible
2 6 (9.52%) Kibana
2 6 (9.52%) logstash
2 6 (9.52%) Packer
3 2 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.59%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) HP
3 2 (3.17%) SAP
4 1 (1.59%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.59%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.59%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.59%) New Relic
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Preferred Choice
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