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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 84 107 100
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -7
Contract jobs citing Selenium 47 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.73% 0.96% 0.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.05% 7.39% 6.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 11
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£400 £363 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +16.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £165 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £71.00 -
% change year-on-year
-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
390 379 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.35% 13.05% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 206 136
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £259 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 31 27
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £33.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +9.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £29.50 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £42.50 £42.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.80%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +7 15 £413 +3.12% 11
Essex +7 14 £210 +27.27% 1
Hertfordshire -4 12 £324 -21.51% 7
Bedfordshire +12 5 £485 +46.41% 4
Suffolk +3 1 £250 -37.50%
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 58 (61.05%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (50.53%) Java
3 43 (45.26%) QA
4 42 (44.21%) WebDriver
5 38 (40.00%) C#
6 34 (35.79%) BDD
7 31 (32.63%) E-Commerce
8 27 (28.42%) JavaScript
8 27 (28.42%) .NET
8 27 (28.42%) JUnit
8 27 (28.42%) SpecFlow
9 26 (27.37%) Ruby
10 25 (26.32%) HTML
11 24 (25.26%) XML
12 23 (24.21%) Retail
13 21 (22.11%) JIRA
14 20 (21.05%) Git (software)
15 19 (20.00%) Test Automation
16 18 (18.95%) CSS
17 16 (16.84%) Python
17 16 (16.84%) jQuery
18 15 (15.79%) HTML5
18 15 (15.79%) Cucumber
18 15 (15.79%) CSS3
18 15 (15.79%) Microsoft
18 15 (15.79%) UNIX
19 14 (14.74%) SQL
19 14 (14.74%) Automation Testing
20 13 (13.68%) WebSphere
20 13 (13.68%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 13 (13.68%) WebSphere
2 10 (10.53%) WebLogic
3 9 (9.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (9.47%) MQSeries
3 9 (9.47%) JBoss
4 2 (2.11%) CMS
4 2 (2.11%) Confluence
4 2 (2.11%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.05%) Node.js
5 1 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (3.16%) OmniGraffle
1 3 (3.16%) Photoshop
1 3 (3.16%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Magento
2 3 (3.16%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.05%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.21%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.16%) Internet
3 2 (2.11%) Firewall
3 2 (2.11%) Wireless
3 2 (2.11%) Broadband
3 2 (2.11%) Telnet
3 2 (2.11%) DHCP
3 2 (2.11%) FTP
3 2 (2.11%) HTTP
3 2 (2.11%) NAS
4 1 (1.05%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.05%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.37%) DbVisualizer
1 7 (7.37%) DB2
2 5 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.16%) Couchbase
4 2 (2.11%) MySQL
4 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 42 (44.21%) WebDriver
2 27 (28.42%) JUnit
2 27 (28.42%) SpecFlow
3 21 (22.11%) JIRA
4 20 (21.05%) Git (software)
5 15 (15.79%) Cucumber
6 11 (11.58%) Subversion
6 11 (11.58%) Ant
7 9 (9.47%) Talend Open Studio
7 9 (9.47%) Jenkins
8 8 (8.42%) Eclipse
8 8 (8.42%) SoapUI
9 7 (7.37%) Appium
9 7 (7.37%) QuickTest Pro
10 6 (6.32%) Mercurial
11 5 (5.26%) LoadRunner
11 5 (5.26%) JMeter
11 5 (5.26%) NUnit
12 4 (4.21%) Calabash
12 4 (4.21%) PHPUnit
General
1 23 (24.21%) Retail
2 9 (9.47%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.21%) Games
4 3 (3.16%) Automotive
5 2 (2.11%) Billing
5 2 (2.11%) Legal
5 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (35.79%) Analyst
2 27 (28.42%) Test Analyst
3 23 (24.21%) Developer
4 19 (20.00%) Tester
5 14 (14.74%) Automation Tester
6 9 (9.47%) Software Engineer
6 9 (9.47%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) Hybris Developer
7 7 (7.37%) QA Analyst
8 6 (6.32%) Selenium Tester
8 6 (6.32%) Agile Test Analyst
9 5 (5.26%) Test Leader
9 5 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (5.26%) Quality Analyst
9 5 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Senior Test Analyst
10 4 (4.21%) Software Tester
11 3 (3.16%) Front-End Developer
11 3 (3.16%) AWS Developer
11 3 (3.16%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (28.42%) .NET
2 25 (26.32%) HTML
3 24 (25.26%) XML
4 18 (18.95%) CSS
5 16 (16.84%) jQuery
6 15 (15.79%) HTML5
6 15 (15.79%) CSS3
7 12 (12.63%) PhoneGap
7 12 (12.63%) .NET Framework
8 11 (11.58%) SOAP
9 9 (9.47%) JSON
9 9 (9.47%) Apache Camel
9 9 (9.47%) AngularJS
10 8 (8.42%) Spring
10 8 (8.42%) RESTful
11 7 (7.37%) REST
11 7 (7.37%) Flash
12 5 (5.26%) Web Services
13 4 (4.21%) Hibernate
13 4 (4.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.37%) FMCG
3 5 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.16%) Graphic Design
4 3 (3.16%) User Experience
5 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.79%) UNIX
2 11 (11.58%) Linux
3 7 (7.37%) Windows
4 3 (3.16%) Android
4 3 (3.16%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.11%) Solaris
6 1 (1.05%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (61.05%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (35.79%) BDD
3 31 (32.63%) E-Commerce
4 19 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 14 (14.74%) Automation Testing
6 13 (13.68%) Mentoring
7 12 (12.63%) TDD
7 12 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (12.63%) Manual Testing
7 12 (12.63%) Test Scripting
8 11 (11.58%) Coaching
9 10 (10.53%) OOP
9 10 (10.53%) SOA
9 10 (10.53%) Software Engineering
9 10 (10.53%) MVC
9 10 (10.53%) Unit Testing
10 9 (9.47%) Mobile Development
10 9 (9.47%) Automated Testing
10 9 (9.47%) UML
11 7 (7.37%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (50.53%) Java
2 38 (40.00%) C#
3 27 (28.42%) JavaScript
4 26 (27.37%) Ruby
5 16 (16.84%) Python
6 14 (14.74%) SQL
7 7 (7.37%) PHP
8 3 (3.16%) TypeScript
8 3 (3.16%) Dart
8 3 (3.16%) ECMAScript
8 3 (3.16%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.16%) Perl
9 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.11%) Scala
9 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.11%) XPath
10 1 (1.05%) VBA
10 1 (1.05%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.05%) VBScript
10 1 (1.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (9.47%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.37%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.16%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.05%) Degree
5 1 (1.05%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (45.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) Firmware
2 1 (1.05%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.05%) Puppet
2 1 (1.05%) Iperf
Vendors
1 15 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.68%) Oracle
3 9 (9.47%) Talend
4 7 (7.37%) hybris
4 7 (7.37%) HP
5 2 (2.11%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.05%) Agilent
6 1 (1.05%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.05%) IBM
6 1 (1.05%) webMethods
6 1 (1.05%) Adobe
6 1 (1.05%) VMware
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