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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 106 103 98
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing Selenium 35 21 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.23% 0.87% 1.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.72% 6.58% 10.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 17
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £208 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £404 £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 £36.25 - £22.50
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
360 319 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.68% 13.15% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 165 165
Average daily rate £400 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 36 45
Average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.91 £27.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £42.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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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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
Essex +5 12 £350 -15.15% 2
Hertfordshire +8 11 £453 +3.42% 5
Cambridgeshire -16 7 £425 +30.76% 6
Norfolk +9 3 - - 1
Bedfordshire -17 2 £325 +62.50%
Suffolk - - - - 1
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 47 (62.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (42.67%) Java
3 29 (38.67%) JavaScript
4 28 (37.33%) Scrum
5 26 (34.67%) Linux
6 25 (33.33%) .NET
6 25 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 24 (32.00%) BDD
7 24 (32.00%) TDD
8 20 (26.67%) SQL
9 18 (24.00%) CSS
9 18 (24.00%) MVC
10 17 (22.67%) Ruby
10 17 (22.67%) C#
10 17 (22.67%) HTML
10 17 (22.67%) Python
10 17 (22.67%) QA
11 16 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (21.33%) Jenkins
12 15 (20.00%) SpecFlow
12 15 (20.00%) Test Scripting
12 15 (20.00%) Cucumber
12 15 (20.00%) JUnit
13 14 (18.67%) Finance
14 13 (17.33%) Git (software)
15 12 (16.00%) WebDriver
15 12 (16.00%) Manual Testing
15 12 (16.00%) REST
15 12 (16.00%) UNIX
15 12 (16.00%) Perl

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 11 (14.67%) Tomcat
2 10 (13.33%) Apache
3 7 (9.33%) CMS
4 3 (4.00%) Node.js
4 3 (4.00%) OpenStack
4 3 (4.00%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.67%) lighttpd
5 2 (2.67%) Confluence
6 1 (1.33%) JBoss
6 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.33%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.33%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.00%) HTTP
2 7 (9.33%) Broadband
2 7 (9.33%) Wireless
2 7 (9.33%) Firewall
2 7 (9.33%) NAS
3 5 (6.67%) DHCP
3 5 (6.67%) FTP
3 5 (6.67%) Telnet
4 4 (5.33%) Internet
4 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.00%) VRRP
6 2 (2.67%) VPN
7 1 (1.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.67%) NoSQL
2 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 9 (12.00%) MySQL
4 8 (10.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (9.33%) RDBMS
5 7 (9.33%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.00%) Couchbase
7 2 (2.67%) Big Data
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (21.33%) Jenkins
2 15 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 15 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 15 (20.00%) JUnit
3 13 (17.33%) Git (software)
4 12 (16.00%) WebDriver
5 11 (14.67%) Maven
6 10 (13.33%) Subversion
6 10 (13.33%) NUnit
7 9 (12.00%) JIRA
7 9 (12.00%) Mockito
8 8 (10.67%) Eclipse
9 7 (9.33%) Ant
9 7 (9.33%) IntelliJ
9 7 (9.33%) QuickTest Pro
9 7 (9.33%) Hudson
10 6 (8.00%) TeamCity
10 6 (8.00%) RSpec
10 6 (8.00%) WATIR
10 6 (8.00%) Capybara
General
1 14 (18.67%) Finance
2 7 (9.33%) Marketing
3 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (28.00%) Developer
2 12 (16.00%) Analyst
3 9 (12.00%) Test Engineer
3 9 (12.00%) Tester
4 8 (10.67%) Automation Tester
4 8 (10.67%) Java Developer
5 7 (9.33%) Architect
5 7 (9.33%) Test Analyst
6 6 (8.00%) Automation Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
7 5 (6.67%) Programmer
7 5 (6.67%) Test Architect
8 4 (5.33%) Test Automation Architect
8 4 (5.33%) Consultant
8 4 (5.33%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Test Consultant
9 3 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) Test Leader
10 2 (2.67%) Test Automation Consultant
10 2 (2.67%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (33.33%) .NET
2 18 (24.00%) CSS
3 17 (22.67%) HTML
4 12 (16.00%) REST
5 11 (14.67%) Spring
6 10 (13.33%) SOAP
7 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET
7 9 (12.00%) JDBC
7 9 (12.00%) .NET Framework
8 8 (10.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 8 (10.67%) CSS3
8 8 (10.67%) Autofac
8 8 (10.67%) Castle Windsor
8 8 (10.67%) JSP
8 8 (10.67%) Web Services
8 8 (10.67%) XML
9 7 (9.33%) Ajax
9 7 (9.33%) LINQ to SQL
9 7 (9.33%) LINQ
9 7 (9.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) User Experience
2 6 (8.00%) Open Source
3 5 (6.67%) STB
3 5 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.67%) Biology
5 2 (2.67%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 26 (34.67%) Linux
2 12 (16.00%) UNIX
3 5 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (1.33%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (62.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (37.33%) Scrum
3 25 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 24 (32.00%) BDD
4 24 (32.00%) TDD
5 18 (24.00%) MVC
6 16 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 12 (16.00%) Manual Testing
9 10 (13.33%) Unit Testing
10 9 (12.00%) Performance Testing
11 7 (9.33%) Automated Testing
11 7 (9.33%) Automation Testing
11 7 (9.33%) Waterfall
12 6 (8.00%) Software Engineering
12 6 (8.00%) OO
13 5 (6.67%) Software Testing
13 5 (6.67%) DevOps
13 5 (6.67%) Kanban
14 4 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (42.67%) Java
2 29 (38.67%) JavaScript
3 20 (26.67%) SQL
4 17 (22.67%) Ruby
4 17 (22.67%) C#
4 17 (22.67%) Python
5 12 (16.00%) Perl
6 8 (10.67%) PHP
7 7 (9.33%) VB.NET
8 6 (8.00%) Bash Shell
8 6 (8.00%) PowerShell
9 4 (5.33%) C++
10 2 (2.67%) Scala
10 2 (2.67%) C
11 1 (1.33%) VB
11 1 (1.33%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) ISEB
2 4 (5.33%) Degree
3 3 (4.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.33%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.33%) Firmware
2 3 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Puppet
2 3 (4.00%) Nagios
2 3 (4.00%) Vagrant
2 3 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle
2 2 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.33%) Sun
3 1 (1.33%) Zend
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