The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 51 67 73
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Contract jobs citing Selenium 44 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.24% 1.46% 1.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.56% 16.03% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 14
Median daily rate £350 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £338 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £460 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £13.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+339.33% -80.98%
Selenium
Scotland

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
225 131 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.59% 9.08% 12.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 79 105
Median daily rate £375 £375 £402
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £270 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.75 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +27.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.02 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+10.75% -2.06%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 June 2016.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 68 (90.67%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (81.33%) JIRA
3 53 (70.67%) Java
4 51 (68.00%) Cucumber
5 49 (65.33%) JavaScript
6 46 (61.33%) Python
7 45 (60.00%) Maven
8 44 (58.67%) Web Services
8 44 (58.67%) Scrum
8 44 (58.67%) Gradle
9 43 (57.33%) PostGIS
9 43 (57.33%) Open Source
9 43 (57.33%) GIS
10 42 (56.00%) JBehave
10 42 (56.00%) GeoServer
11 40 (53.33%) OpenLayers
11 40 (53.33%) REST
11 40 (53.33%) Leaflet
12 38 (50.67%) ESRI
13 33 (44.00%) BDD
14 32 (42.67%) Jenkins
15 31 (41.33%) QA
16 28 (37.33%) TDD
17 26 (34.67%) SDLC
18 24 (32.00%) Ansible
18 24 (32.00%) AngularJS
18 24 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
19 23 (30.67%) WCAG
19 23 (30.67%) SQL
19 23 (30.67%) Artifactory

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 42 (56.00%) GeoServer
2 4 (5.33%) ArcGIS
3 3 (4.00%) JBoss
4 2 (2.67%) CMS
4 2 (2.67%) Confluence
4 2 (2.67%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) HTTP
2 2 (2.67%) Internet
2 2 (2.67%) LDAP
2 2 (2.67%) SSL
3 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (57.33%) GIS
2 17 (22.67%) NoSQL
2 17 (22.67%) Spatial Data
3 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.00%) QGIS
5 2 (2.67%) DB2
5 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 61 (81.33%) JIRA
2 51 (68.00%) Cucumber
3 45 (60.00%) Maven
4 44 (58.67%) Gradle
5 42 (56.00%) JBehave
6 32 (42.67%) Jenkins
7 23 (30.67%) Artifactory
8 17 (22.67%) WebDriver
9 6 (8.00%) Git (software)
10 5 (6.67%) SoapUI
11 3 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (4.00%) Firebug
11 3 (4.00%) Hudson
11 3 (4.00%) JMeter
11 3 (4.00%) Subversion
11 3 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (4.00%) TeamCity
12 2 (2.67%) Ant
12 2 (2.67%) ClearCase
12 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (4.00%) Banking
1 3 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (57.33%) Developer
2 36 (48.00%) GIS Developer
3 16 (21.33%) Analyst
3 16 (21.33%) Test Analyst
4 14 (18.67%) Web Developer
5 12 (16.00%) GIS Web Developer
6 8 (10.67%) Open Source Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (9.33%) Senior Test Analyst
8 6 (8.00%) Tester
9 5 (6.67%) QA Tester
10 4 (5.33%) Java Developer
11 3 (4.00%) Automation Tester
11 3 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (4.00%) Test Automation Engineer
11 3 (4.00%) Test Engineer
12 2 (2.67%) Agile Developer
12 2 (2.67%) DevOps Engineer
12 2 (2.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 2 (2.67%) GIS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (58.67%) Web Services
2 43 (57.33%) PostGIS
3 40 (53.33%) Leaflet
3 40 (53.33%) OpenLayers
3 40 (53.33%) REST
4 24 (32.00%) AngularJS
5 9 (12.00%) HTML
6 7 (9.33%) Gherkin
7 5 (6.67%) .NET
7 5 (6.67%) Java EE
8 4 (5.33%) Spring
8 4 (5.33%) Spring Boot
9 3 (4.00%) CSS
9 3 (4.00%) RESTful
9 3 (4.00%) SOAP
10 2 (2.67%) JDBC
10 2 (2.67%) jQuery
10 2 (2.67%) JSP
10 2 (2.67%) Servlets
10 2 (2.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.00%) User Experience
2 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.67%) Linux
2 3 (4.00%) Unix
2 3 (4.00%) Windows
3 2 (2.67%) AIX
3 2 (2.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (90.67%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (58.67%) Scrum
3 43 (57.33%) Open Source
4 33 (44.00%) BDD
5 28 (37.33%) TDD
6 26 (34.67%) SDLC
7 24 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 14 (18.67%) Microservices
9 14 (18.67%) Web Development
10 12 (16.00%) User Stories
11 9 (12.00%) Automated Testing
12 8 (10.67%) Manual Testing
12 8 (10.67%) Software Testing
13 6 (8.00%) Regression Testing
13 6 (8.00%) Service Delivery
14 5 (6.67%) MVC
14 5 (6.67%) SOA
14 5 (6.67%) Test Management
14 5 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (70.67%) Java
2 49 (65.33%) JavaScript
3 46 (61.33%) Python
4 23 (30.67%) SQL
5 4 (5.33%) C#
6 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.67%) Ruby
6 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.33%) Perl
7 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.33%) ISEB
3 3 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.33%) Degree
4 1 (1.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (41.33%) QA
2 23 (30.67%) WCAG
3 2 (2.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) Docker
2 2 (2.67%) VirtualBox
2 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (32.00%) Ansible
2 2 (2.67%) CA Wily
2 2 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.67%) logstash
2 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.67%) Puppet
2 2 (2.67%) rkt
2 2 (2.67%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.67%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 38 (50.67%) ESRI
2 6 (8.00%) Oracle
3 2 (2.67%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.67%) Google
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.67%) Splunk
3 2 (2.67%) VMware
4 1 (1.33%) IBM