The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 68 65 62
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Selenium 24 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.42% 1.10% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.04% 8.78% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 2
Average daily rate
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£338 £460 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.63% +26.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £307 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £498 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +129.03%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
184 148 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.91% 12.48% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 87 45
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £243 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £460 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £27.45 £42.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.42% +30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +5.00%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Selenium across the Edinburgh region.

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 33 (80.49%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (68.29%) Java
3 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
4 18 (43.90%) WebDriver
5 17 (41.46%) TDD
5 17 (41.46%) SQL
6 16 (39.02%) Test Automation
6 16 (39.02%) BDD
7 15 (36.59%) HTML
8 14 (34.15%) Cucumber
9 13 (31.71%) Jenkins
9 13 (31.71%) Banking
10 12 (29.27%) JIRA
10 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (29.27%) Web Services
11 11 (26.83%) JSP
11 11 (26.83%) J2EE
11 11 (26.83%) Maven
12 10 (24.39%) CSS
12 10 (24.39%) Finance
13 9 (21.95%) XML
13 9 (21.95%) Scrum
13 9 (21.95%) QA
14 8 (19.51%) Open Source
14 8 (19.51%) Struts
14 8 (19.51%) Hudson
15 7 (17.07%) Gradle
15 7 (17.07%) UNIX
15 7 (17.07%) RESTful
15 7 (17.07%) Unit Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (9.76%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.88%) JBoss
4 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) HTTP
1 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) Intranet
2 1 (2.44%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.44%) Big Data
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) WebDriver
2 14 (34.15%) Cucumber
3 13 (31.71%) Jenkins
4 12 (29.27%) JIRA
5 11 (26.83%) Maven
6 8 (19.51%) Hudson
7 7 (17.07%) Gradle
8 5 (12.20%) JUnit
9 4 (9.76%) JMeter
9 4 (9.76%) CruiseControl
9 4 (9.76%) Ant
9 4 (9.76%) JBehave
9 4 (9.76%) Artifactory
9 4 (9.76%) Mockito
10 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
10 3 (7.32%) Eclipse
11 2 (4.88%) HP UFT
11 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
11 2 (4.88%) Subversion
12 1 (2.44%) NUnit
General
1 13 (31.71%) Banking
2 10 (24.39%) Finance
3 7 (17.07%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) Java Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Test Leader
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Tester
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Test Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Automation Tester
6 3 (7.32%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Test Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) QA Tester
7 2 (4.88%) Test Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) QA Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) HTML
2 12 (29.27%) Web Services
3 11 (26.83%) J2EE
3 11 (26.83%) JSP
4 10 (24.39%) CSS
5 9 (21.95%) XML
6 8 (19.51%) Struts
7 7 (17.07%) Ajax
7 7 (17.07%) RESTful
8 6 (14.63%) jQuery
8 6 (14.63%) Spring
9 5 (12.20%) JSF
9 5 (12.20%) REST
9 5 (12.20%) Gherkin
9 5 (12.20%) Servlets
9 5 (12.20%) Hibernate
10 4 (9.76%) SOAP
10 4 (9.76%) AngularJS
10 4 (9.76%) HTML5
10 4 (9.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) GIS
2 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.44%) User Experience
2 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) UNIX
2 4 (9.76%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (80.49%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (41.46%) TDD
3 16 (39.02%) BDD
3 16 (39.02%) Test Automation
4 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (21.95%) Scrum
6 8 (19.51%) Open Source
7 7 (17.07%) Unit Testing
8 5 (12.20%) Web Application Development
8 5 (12.20%) OO
8 5 (12.20%) SDLC
9 4 (9.76%) MVC
9 4 (9.76%) Automated Testing
9 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
10 3 (7.32%) Automation Testing
10 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (7.32%) ATDD
10 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (7.32%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) Java
2 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
3 17 (41.46%) SQL
4 4 (9.76%) Shell Script
4 4 (9.76%) Perl
4 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Sun Certification
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) ESRI
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