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 29 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 50 56 58
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing Selenium 32 21 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.37% 1.83% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.13% 14.58% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -12.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £50.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +124.44%
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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
159 144 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.80% 12.55% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 85 30
Average daily rate £365 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £236 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 29 January 2015.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 39 (95.12%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (73.17%) Java
3 25 (60.98%) SQL
4 19 (46.34%) JSP
4 19 (46.34%) UNIX
5 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
5 18 (43.90%) Test Automation
6 17 (41.46%) Unit Testing
6 17 (41.46%) Spring
6 17 (41.46%) Perl
6 17 (41.46%) Oracle
6 17 (41.46%) CSS
7 15 (36.59%) J2EE
7 15 (36.59%) Struts
7 15 (36.59%) Ajax
7 15 (36.59%) Cucumber
8 14 (34.15%) Relational Database
9 13 (31.71%) TDD
9 13 (31.71%) XML
10 12 (29.27%) Maven
10 12 (29.27%) BDD
10 12 (29.27%) Jenkins
11 11 (26.83%) Web Application Development
11 11 (26.83%) Banking
11 11 (26.83%) Linux
11 11 (26.83%) MVC
12 10 (24.39%) Finance
12 10 (24.39%) JMS
12 10 (24.39%) Shell Script
12 10 (24.39%) XSLT

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 10 (24.39%) WebSphere
2 7 (17.07%) JBoss
3 5 (12.20%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Intranet
1 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) Relational Database
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.76%) Big Data
3 4 (9.76%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Cucumber
2 12 (29.27%) Maven
2 12 (29.27%) Jenkins
3 10 (24.39%) CruiseControl
3 10 (24.39%) WebDriver
4 8 (19.51%) JIRA
5 7 (17.07%) Ant
6 6 (14.63%) Hudson
6 6 (14.63%) Eclipse
6 6 (14.63%) JUnit
7 5 (12.20%) Mockito
7 5 (12.20%) Subversion
8 4 (9.76%) NUnit
8 4 (9.76%) FitNesse
9 3 (7.32%) Artifactory
10 2 (4.88%) Calabash
10 2 (4.88%) Gradle
10 2 (4.88%) JBehave
11 1 (2.44%) JMeter
11 1 (2.44%) Watij
General
1 11 (26.83%) Banking
2 10 (24.39%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Developer
2 18 (43.90%) Java Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Test Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Software Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Tester
5 3 (7.32%) Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) QA Tester
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Tester
7 1 (2.44%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.44%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) JSP
2 17 (41.46%) Spring
2 17 (41.46%) CSS
3 15 (36.59%) J2EE
3 15 (36.59%) Struts
3 15 (36.59%) Ajax
4 13 (31.71%) XML
5 10 (24.39%) JMS
5 10 (24.39%) XSLT
5 10 (24.39%) Spring MVC
5 10 (24.39%) Spring Web Flow
5 10 (24.39%) GWT
6 8 (19.51%) iBATIS
6 8 (19.51%) HTML
6 8 (19.51%) JDBC
7 7 (17.07%) Servlets
7 7 (17.07%) JSF
8 5 (12.20%) EJB
8 5 (12.20%) Hibernate
8 5 (12.20%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
1 4 (9.76%) Open Source
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (46.34%) UNIX
2 11 (26.83%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (95.12%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (43.90%) Test Automation
3 17 (41.46%) Unit Testing
4 13 (31.71%) TDD
5 12 (29.27%) BDD
6 11 (26.83%) Web Application Development
6 11 (26.83%) MVC
7 10 (24.39%) OO
8 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (17.07%) Scrum
10 5 (12.20%) CRM
11 4 (9.76%) Automated Testing
11 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
11 4 (9.76%) Information Security
11 4 (9.76%) Product Management
11 4 (9.76%) Security Testing
11 4 (9.76%) SOA
11 4 (9.76%) UML
12 3 (7.32%) OOD
12 3 (7.32%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (73.17%) Java
2 25 (60.98%) SQL
3 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
4 17 (41.46%) Perl
5 10 (24.39%) Shell Script
5 10 (24.39%) PL/SQL
6 7 (17.07%) Python
7 5 (12.20%) C#
7 5 (12.20%) PHP
8 4 (9.76%) C++
9 2 (4.88%) XPath
9 2 (4.88%) Ruby
10 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) ISEB
3 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
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