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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
England / East of England
Rank 52 92 77
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -15
Contract jobs citing Selenium 72 30 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.42% 1.27% 1.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.95% 9.32% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 19 16
Median daily rate £416 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £430 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.89 £57.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+18.06% +27.77%

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
380 322 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.03% 13.66% 13.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 182 195
Median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 28 21
Median hourly rate £41.00 £49.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.17% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £33.88 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.68 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire +8 22 £450 +20.00% 9
Cambridgeshire +14 18 £275 -23.61% 7
Essex +4 15 £420 +20.00% 2
Bedfordshire - 11 £445 - 3
Suffolk - 6 £225 - 1
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 110 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (66.12%) Cucumber
3 76 (62.81%) Java
4 56 (46.28%) TDD
4 56 (46.28%) WebDriver
5 53 (43.80%) BDD
5 53 (43.80%) JIRA
6 52 (42.98%) Jenkins
7 47 (38.84%) QA
8 46 (38.02%) Scrum
8 46 (38.02%) SoapUI
8 46 (38.02%) Test Automation
9 40 (33.06%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (31.40%) Git (software)
11 37 (30.58%) JBehave
12 35 (28.93%) Automation Testing
13 33 (27.27%) Finance
14 32 (26.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 30 (24.79%) Gherkin
16 29 (23.97%) JavaScript
16 29 (23.97%) SQL
16 29 (23.97%) JUnit
17 28 (23.14%) ATDD
17 28 (23.14%) Manual Testing
18 27 (22.31%) Continuous Delivery
18 27 (22.31%) Ruby
19 26 (21.49%) Software Testing
19 26 (21.49%) Test Scripting
20 23 (19.01%) Automated Testing
20 23 (19.01%) Open Source

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 17 (14.05%) Confluence
2 15 (12.40%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.79%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.31%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.65%) Apache
6 1 (0.83%) JBoss
6 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.83%) GitHub
4 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) DNS
1 1 (0.83%) Firewall
1 1 (0.83%) IPv4
1 1 (0.83%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.44%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.31%) DB2
3 4 (3.31%) DbVisualizer
4 2 (1.65%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.65%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.83%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.83%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 80 (66.12%) Cucumber
2 56 (46.28%) WebDriver
3 53 (43.80%) JIRA
4 52 (42.98%) Jenkins
5 46 (38.02%) SoapUI
6 38 (31.40%) Git (software)
7 37 (30.58%) JBehave
8 32 (26.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 29 (23.97%) JUnit
10 23 (19.01%) Appium
11 20 (16.53%) JMeter
12 18 (14.88%) TeamCity
13 16 (13.22%) Maven
14 13 (10.74%) Eclipse
15 10 (8.26%) NUnit
16 9 (7.44%) Calabash
16 9 (7.44%) Capybara
16 9 (7.44%) SpecFlow
16 9 (7.44%) Subversion
17 8 (6.61%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 33 (27.27%) Finance
2 9 (7.44%) Back Office
3 8 (6.61%) Retail
4 5 (4.13%) Banking
5 2 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (27.27%) Tester
2 31 (25.62%) Developer
3 25 (20.66%) Analyst
4 24 (19.83%) Test Analyst
5 21 (17.36%) Automation Tester
6 18 (14.88%) Java Developer
6 18 (14.88%) Test Engineer
7 13 (10.74%) Automation Test Analyst
8 11 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
9 9 (7.44%) Java Automation Tester
9 9 (7.44%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 9 (7.44%) Selenium Tester
10 8 (6.61%) Applications Engineer
10 8 (6.61%) Developer in Test
11 7 (5.79%) Mobile Engineer
11 7 (5.79%) Performance Tester
12 6 (4.96%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (4.96%) Test Manager
12 6 (4.96%) Web Developer
13 5 (4.13%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (24.79%) Gherkin
2 21 (17.36%) RESTful
3 20 (16.53%) Spring
3 20 (16.53%) Web Services
4 15 (12.40%) HTML
5 13 (10.74%) Hibernate
6 10 (8.26%) .NET
6 10 (8.26%) HTML5
6 10 (8.26%) J2EE
7 9 (7.44%) AngularJS
7 9 (7.44%) XML
8 8 (6.61%) jQuery
8 8 (6.61%) Node.js
9 7 (5.79%) EJB
9 7 (5.79%) Java EE
10 5 (4.13%) CSS
10 5 (4.13%) REST
11 4 (3.31%) ASP.NET
11 4 (3.31%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (2.48%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.92%) Mobile App
2 10 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.83%) IPTV
3 1 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (0.83%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.09%) Android
1 11 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 6 (4.96%) Unix
3 4 (3.31%) Linux
4 2 (1.65%) Windows
5 1 (0.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (46.28%) TDD
3 53 (43.80%) BDD
4 46 (38.02%) Scrum
4 46 (38.02%) Test Automation
5 40 (33.06%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (28.93%) Automation Testing
7 28 (23.14%) ATDD
7 28 (23.14%) Manual Testing
8 27 (22.31%) Continuous Delivery
9 26 (21.49%) Software Testing
9 26 (21.49%) Test Scripting
10 23 (19.01%) Automated Testing
10 23 (19.01%) Open Source
11 18 (14.88%) Regression Testing
12 17 (14.05%) Non-Functional Testing
13 16 (13.22%) E-Commerce
13 16 (13.22%) Kanban
14 13 (10.74%) Test Strategy
15 12 (9.92%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (62.81%) Java
2 29 (23.97%) JavaScript
2 29 (23.97%) SQL
3 27 (22.31%) Ruby
4 20 (16.53%) C#
5 19 (15.70%) Python
6 8 (6.61%) PHP
7 7 (5.79%) Groovy
7 7 (5.79%) Perl
8 3 (2.48%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.65%) C
10 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.83%) C++
10 1 (0.83%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 9 (7.44%) ISEB
1 9 (7.44%) ISTQB
2 6 (4.96%) Degree
2 6 (4.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (4.96%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.31%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (38.84%) QA
2 12 (9.92%) SDET
3 2 (1.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) Docker
2 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.65%) Ansible
2 1 (0.83%) collectd
2 1 (0.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (14.88%) Oracle
2 15 (12.40%) Microsoft
3 13 (10.74%) Atlassian
4 8 (6.61%) hybris
5 4 (3.31%) IBM
6 2 (1.65%) Google
7 1 (0.83%) BT
7 1 (0.83%) Sonatype
7 1 (0.83%) Xamarin
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