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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 89 90 118
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +28
Contract jobs citing Selenium 40 47 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.62% 1.70% 0.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.20% 12.27% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 25 19
Median daily rate £350 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £186 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £503 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.15 £33.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+16.85% -52.81%
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
328 383 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.31% 13.88% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 208 201
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £234 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 31
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.70 £32.50 £30.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £47.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.45% -1.28%

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 25 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 25 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 +14 20 £425 +3.03% 6
Essex -7 8 £301 -14.14%
Hertfordshire +8 6 £350 +8.10% 2
Norfolk - 4 £310 - 1
Suffolk -2 1 £500 +100.00% 3
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 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 50 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (52.86%) JavaScript
3 34 (48.57%) HTML
4 33 (47.14%) Java
4 33 (47.14%) Git (software)
5 32 (45.71%) TDD
6 30 (42.86%) BDD
7 27 (38.57%) SQL
8 25 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (34.29%) Test Automation
9 24 (34.29%) C#
10 23 (32.86%) Subversion
11 22 (31.43%) QA
11 22 (31.43%) WebDriver
12 21 (30.00%) Cucumber
13 20 (28.57%) HTML5
13 20 (28.57%) CSS
14 19 (27.14%) Automated Testing
15 17 (24.29%) Python
16 16 (22.86%) jQuery
16 16 (22.86%) CSS3
17 15 (21.43%) Test Scripting
18 14 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
18 14 (20.00%) NUnit
18 14 (20.00%) Retail
18 14 (20.00%) .NET
19 13 (18.57%) Linux
19 13 (18.57%) XML
19 13 (18.57%) Gherkin
19 13 (18.57%) Jenkins

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 7 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
1 7 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (1.43%) nginx
2 1 (1.43%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (7.14%) OmniGraffle
1 5 (7.14%) Photoshop
2 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (18.57%) Magento
2 5 (7.14%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.43%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.43%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.43%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.43%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.43%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 7 (10.00%) Amazon S3
2 7 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
2 7 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (10.00%) Route 53
3 2 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) Firewall
2 2 (2.86%) Bluetooth
2 2 (2.86%) VPN
2 2 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.43%) DNS
3 1 (1.43%) Internet
3 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.43%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.14%) DB2
1 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.43%) MySQL
3 7 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (10.00%) MarkLogic
3 7 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 7 (10.00%) Neo4j
3 7 (10.00%) Redis
4 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.71%) DbVisualizer
5 4 (5.71%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (47.14%) Git (software)
2 23 (32.86%) Subversion
3 22 (31.43%) WebDriver
4 21 (30.00%) Cucumber
5 14 (20.00%) NUnit
6 13 (18.57%) Jenkins
7 11 (15.71%) Appium
8 10 (14.29%) PHPUnit
9 9 (12.86%) JIRA
10 8 (11.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (11.43%) SpecFlow
10 8 (11.43%) Vagrant
11 7 (10.00%) Mercurial
12 6 (8.57%) JUnit
13 5 (7.14%) GitLab
13 5 (7.14%) IntelliJ
13 5 (7.14%) WebStorm
14 4 (5.71%) Protractor
14 4 (5.71%) RSpec
14 4 (5.71%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (2.86%) Automotive
2 2 (2.86%) Finance
3 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (32.86%) Tester
2 17 (24.29%) Developer
3 15 (21.43%) Automation Tester
4 14 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
5 13 (18.57%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 11 (15.71%) Analyst
6 11 (15.71%) Test Analyst
7 10 (14.29%) .NET Developer
8 7 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (10.00%) C# Developer
8 7 (10.00%) Web Automation Tester
8 7 (10.00%) Web Tester
9 6 (8.57%) Automation Test Analyst
9 6 (8.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (7.14%) Administrator
10 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
10 5 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 5 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (48.57%) HTML
2 20 (28.57%) CSS
2 20 (28.57%) HTML5
3 16 (22.86%) CSS3
3 16 (22.86%) jQuery
4 14 (20.00%) .NET
5 13 (18.57%) Gherkin
5 13 (18.57%) XML
6 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET
6 12 (17.14%) RESTful
7 11 (15.71%) .NET Framework
8 10 (14.29%) Ajax
8 10 (14.29%) Behat
9 9 (12.86%) AngularJS
9 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (12.86%) REST
10 8 (11.43%) Lambda Expressions
10 8 (11.43%) LINQ
11 7 (10.00%) ELK Stack
12 6 (8.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.57%) User Experience
4 5 (7.14%) Graphic Design
5 3 (4.29%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.57%) Linux
2 12 (17.14%) Unix
3 2 (2.86%) CentOS
3 2 (2.86%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (45.71%) TDD
3 30 (42.86%) BDD
4 25 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (34.29%) Test Automation
6 19 (27.14%) Automated Testing
7 15 (21.43%) Test Scripting
8 12 (17.14%) Coaching
8 12 (17.14%) Scrum
9 11 (15.71%) Document Management
10 9 (12.86%) Functional Testing
10 9 (12.86%) Integration Testing
10 9 (12.86%) MVC
10 9 (12.86%) User Stories
11 8 (11.43%) DevOps
11 8 (11.43%) Front End Development
11 8 (11.43%) Re-Platforming
12 6 (8.57%) Agile Testing
12 6 (8.57%) Automation Testing
12 6 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (52.86%) JavaScript
2 33 (47.14%) Java
3 27 (38.57%) SQL
4 24 (34.29%) C#
5 17 (24.29%) Python
6 12 (17.14%) Ruby
7 10 (14.29%) PHP
8 6 (8.57%) ECMAScript
9 5 (7.14%) Dart
9 5 (7.14%) TypeScript
10 4 (5.71%) C++
11 1 (1.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 5 (7.14%) Degree
2 5 (7.14%) ISEB
3 3 (4.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (31.43%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.86%) Docker
2 1 (1.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (12.86%) Puppet
2 7 (10.00%) Ansible
2 7 (10.00%) Kibana
2 7 (10.00%) logstash
2 7 (10.00%) Packer
3 2 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.71%) SAP
3 3 (4.29%) HP
4 2 (2.86%) Infor
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle
4 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.43%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.43%) hybris
5 1 (1.43%) IBM
5 1 (1.43%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.43%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.43%) New Relic
Cambridgeshire
Scott-Merrick LLP
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