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 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 31 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
+27 0
Contract jobs citing Selenium 50 37 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.90% 2.51% 1.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.26% 21.51% 16.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 12 13
Median daily rate £400 £310 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £252 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £395 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
155 172 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.30% 11.68% 11.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 84 92
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £264 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
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 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 22 February 2017.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 55 (79.71%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (75.36%) Java
3 45 (65.22%) Cucumber
4 33 (47.83%) BDD
4 33 (47.83%) Scrum
5 29 (42.03%) Test Automation
5 29 (42.03%) WebDriver
6 28 (40.58%) Jenkins
7 25 (36.23%) Python
8 22 (31.88%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (31.88%) AngularJS
9 20 (28.99%) TDD
10 18 (26.09%) QA
11 17 (24.64%) Web Services
12 16 (23.19%) JavaScript
12 16 (23.19%) SQL
13 15 (21.74%) REST
14 14 (20.29%) Spring
15 13 (18.84%) Maven
15 13 (18.84%) Finance
16 12 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
16 12 (17.39%) Linux
16 12 (17.39%) JIRA
17 11 (15.94%) Manual Testing
17 11 (15.94%) GIS
17 11 (15.94%) NoSQL
17 11 (15.94%) Automation Testing
18 10 (14.49%) Exploratory Testing
18 10 (14.49%) MySQL
18 10 (14.49%) Git (software)

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 8 (11.59%) GeoServer
2 4 (5.80%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.35%) Apache
3 3 (4.35%) CMS
4 1 (1.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.45%) GitHub
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (15.94%) GIS
2 11 (15.94%) NoSQL
3 10 (14.49%) MySQL
4 8 (11.59%) Spatial Data
5 3 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (4.35%) QGIS
6 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 45 (65.22%) Cucumber
2 29 (42.03%) WebDriver
3 28 (40.58%) Jenkins
4 13 (18.84%) Maven
5 12 (17.39%) JIRA
6 10 (14.49%) Git (software)
7 9 (13.04%) Gradle
7 9 (13.04%) SoapUI
7 9 (13.04%) Subversion
8 8 (11.59%) JBehave
9 7 (10.14%) SpecFlow
10 6 (8.70%) Bugzilla
10 6 (8.70%) JUnit
10 6 (8.70%) Protractor
11 4 (5.80%) DbUnit
11 4 (5.80%) Mockito
12 3 (4.35%) Ant
12 3 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (4.35%) TeamCity
12 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (18.84%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Banking
2 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.45%) Electronics
3 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.45%) Marketing
3 1 (1.45%) Publishing
3 1 (1.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (31.88%) Developer
2 16 (23.19%) Java Developer
3 15 (21.74%) Test Engineer
4 11 (15.94%) Python Developer
5 10 (14.49%) Analyst
5 10 (14.49%) Test Analyst
5 10 (14.49%) Test Automation Engineer
5 10 (14.49%) Tester
6 9 (13.04%) Automation Tester
7 8 (11.59%) Angular Developer
7 8 (11.59%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (10.14%) Open Source Developer
9 6 (8.70%) Developer in Test
9 6 (8.70%) Senior Test Engineer
10 5 (7.25%) Automation Test Analyst
10 5 (7.25%) Java Engineer
11 4 (5.80%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (5.80%) Senior Developer
11 4 (5.80%) Senior Test Analyst
12 3 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (31.88%) AngularJS
2 17 (24.64%) Web Services
3 15 (21.74%) REST
4 14 (20.29%) Spring
5 9 (13.04%) PostGIS
6 7 (10.14%) JSON
6 7 (10.14%) Leaflet
6 7 (10.14%) OpenLayers
7 4 (5.80%) Backbone.js
7 4 (5.80%) Ember.js
7 4 (5.80%) Gherkin
7 4 (5.80%) J2EE
7 4 (5.80%) React
8 3 (4.35%) CSS
8 3 (4.35%) Hibernate
8 3 (4.35%) jQuery
8 3 (4.35%) Node.js
9 2 (2.90%) .NET
9 2 (2.90%) SOAP
9 2 (2.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.35%) Fintech
4 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.39%) Linux
2 2 (2.90%) Unix
3 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (79.71%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (47.83%) BDD
2 33 (47.83%) Scrum
3 29 (42.03%) Test Automation
4 22 (31.88%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (28.99%) TDD
6 11 (15.94%) Automation Testing
6 11 (15.94%) Manual Testing
7 10 (14.49%) Automated Testing
7 10 (14.49%) Exploratory Testing
8 8 (11.59%) Open Source
9 7 (10.14%) Kanban
9 7 (10.14%) Microservices
9 7 (10.14%) Open Source Development
9 7 (10.14%) SDLC
10 6 (8.70%) Software Testing
10 6 (8.70%) User Stories
11 5 (7.25%) OO
11 5 (7.25%) Requirements Management
11 5 (7.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 52 (75.36%) Java
2 25 (36.23%) Python
3 16 (23.19%) JavaScript
3 16 (23.19%) SQL
4 5 (7.25%) C#
5 2 (2.90%) Scala
5 2 (2.90%) XPath
6 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.45%) Perl
6 1 (1.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) ISEB
2 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.35%) Degree
3 3 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) DBS Check
4 2 (2.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (26.09%) QA
2 4 (5.80%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.90%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (11.59%) Puppet
2 2 (2.90%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (10.14%) ESRI
2 6 (8.70%) CA Agile Central
2 6 (8.70%) Oracle
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.45%) HP
4 1 (1.45%) SAP
4 1 (1.45%) Splunk
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
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