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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 74 102 104
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +2
Contract jobs citing Selenium 51 31 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.22% 1.20% 1.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.49% 8.29% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 26
Median daily rate £325 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £456 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +14.28%
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
378 374 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.48% 14.50% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 229 224
Median daily rate £388 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £301 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 40 11
Median hourly rate £41.13 £41.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.30% +13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £35.80 £35.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.78 £56.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +9 25 £300 -16.66% 8
Hertfordshire +9 21 £400 +45.45% 9
Bedfordshire +8 5 £275 -18.51%
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 76 (77.55%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (59.18%) Java
3 56 (57.14%) Cucumber
4 48 (48.98%) WebDriver
5 47 (47.96%) BDD
5 47 (47.96%) Test Automation
5 47 (47.96%) TDD
6 41 (41.84%) Jenkins
7 40 (40.82%) C#
8 38 (38.78%) QA
8 38 (38.78%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (35.71%) SoapUI
10 33 (33.67%) Automation Testing
11 32 (32.65%) JIRA
12 31 (31.63%) JBehave
13 30 (30.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 28 (28.57%) JUnit
14 28 (28.57%) E-Commerce
14 28 (28.57%) Scrum
15 26 (26.53%) ATDD
16 25 (25.51%) Continuous Delivery
17 24 (24.49%) Finance
18 23 (23.47%) Python
18 23 (23.47%) JavaScript
18 23 (23.47%) Test Scripting
18 23 (23.47%) Git (software)
19 22 (22.45%) Defect Management
20 21 (21.43%) SQL
20 21 (21.43%) Ruby
20 21 (21.43%) TeamCity

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 10 (10.20%) Tomcat
2 9 (9.18%) Confluence
3 5 (5.10%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.02%) Apache
4 1 (1.02%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.02%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.02%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (5.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.02%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.02%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Magento
2 1 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.02%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.04%) Slack
4 1 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.02%) GitHub
4 1 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.10%) DB2
2 5 (5.10%) DbVisualizer
2 5 (5.10%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.04%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.04%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.04%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (1.02%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 56 (57.14%) Cucumber
2 48 (48.98%) WebDriver
3 41 (41.84%) Jenkins
4 35 (35.71%) SoapUI
5 32 (32.65%) JIRA
6 31 (31.63%) JBehave
7 30 (30.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 28 (28.57%) JUnit
9 23 (23.47%) Git (software)
10 21 (21.43%) TeamCity
11 20 (20.41%) Maven
11 20 (20.41%) SpecFlow
12 19 (19.39%) Appium
13 14 (14.29%) JMeter
14 13 (13.27%) TestNG
15 11 (11.22%) NUnit
16 10 (10.20%) Ant
17 9 (9.18%) Eclipse
18 6 (6.12%) FitNesse
19 5 (5.10%) Jasmine
General
1 24 (24.49%) Finance
2 10 (10.20%) Retail
3 7 (7.14%) Back Office
4 5 (5.10%) Banking
5 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.04%) French Language
7 1 (1.02%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (31.63%) Developer
2 23 (23.47%) Analyst
2 23 (23.47%) Test Analyst
2 23 (23.47%) Test Engineer
3 22 (22.45%) Tester
4 19 (19.39%) Automation Tester
5 14 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
6 13 (13.27%) Automation Test Analyst
6 13 (13.27%) Developer in Test
7 12 (12.24%) Software Developer
8 11 (11.22%) C# Developer
8 11 (11.22%) Java Developer
9 8 (8.16%) C# Software Developer
9 8 (8.16%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 8 (8.16%) Selenium Tester
10 7 (7.14%) Java Automation Tester
10 7 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
11 6 (6.12%) .NET Developer
11 6 (6.12%) Agile Developer
11 6 (6.12%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.39%) Gherkin
2 17 (17.35%) HTML
3 15 (15.31%) RESTful
3 15 (15.31%) Spring
4 11 (11.22%) .NET
4 11 (11.22%) HTML5
5 9 (9.18%) AngularJS
5 9 (9.18%) CSS
5 9 (9.18%) J2EE
5 9 (9.18%) Web Services
6 7 (7.14%) Hibernate
6 7 (7.14%) jQuery
6 7 (7.14%) XML
7 6 (6.12%) ASP.NET
7 6 (6.12%) CSS3
7 6 (6.12%) REST
8 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (4.08%) Node.js
9 4 (4.08%) WCF
10 3 (3.06%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.02%) Blockchain
3 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.02%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.02%) iPad
3 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.10%) Android
1 5 (5.10%) Apple iOS
1 5 (5.10%) Unix
2 3 (3.06%) Windows
3 2 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (77.55%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (47.96%) BDD
2 47 (47.96%) TDD
2 47 (47.96%) Test Automation
3 38 (38.78%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (33.67%) Automation Testing
5 28 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 28 (28.57%) Scrum
6 26 (26.53%) ATDD
7 25 (25.51%) Continuous Delivery
8 23 (23.47%) Test Scripting
9 22 (22.45%) Defect Management
10 18 (18.37%) Automated Testing
11 15 (15.31%) Open Source
11 15 (15.31%) Regression Testing
12 14 (14.29%) Feature Driven Development
13 13 (13.27%) Manual Testing
13 13 (13.27%) Software Testing
14 12 (12.24%) Kanban
15 11 (11.22%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (59.18%) Java
2 40 (40.82%) C#
3 23 (23.47%) JavaScript
3 23 (23.47%) Python
4 21 (21.43%) Ruby
4 21 (21.43%) SQL
5 13 (13.27%) Perl
6 4 (4.08%) PHP
6 4 (4.08%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.06%) ECMAScript
8 1 (1.02%) C++
8 1 (1.02%) Dart
8 1 (1.02%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.12%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) ISEB
2 2 (2.04%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (38.78%) QA
2 17 (17.35%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) Docker
2 1 (1.02%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 11 (11.22%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.18%) hybris
3 8 (8.16%) Atlassian
3 8 (8.16%) Oracle
4 6 (6.12%) Xamarin
5 5 (5.10%) IBM
6 2 (2.04%) Sybase
7 1 (1.02%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.02%) Google
7 1 (1.02%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.02%) JDA
7 1 (1.02%) SAP
Watford, Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago