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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 40 52 59
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Contract jobs citing Selenium 34 37 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.14% 2.63% 1.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.52% 20.00% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 12
Median daily rate £400 £319 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.49% -12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £273 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.19 £47.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +15.15%

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
151 185 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.37% 13.16% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 105 96
Median daily rate £400 £361 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.72% -3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +10.67%

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 20 January 2017.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 39 (84.78%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (76.09%) Java
3 34 (73.91%) Cucumber
4 30 (65.22%) BDD
5 20 (43.48%) Python
6 18 (39.13%) Scrum
7 17 (36.96%) TDD
7 17 (36.96%) AngularJS
8 16 (34.78%) Test Automation
8 16 (34.78%) QA
9 15 (32.61%) WebDriver
9 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
10 14 (30.43%) Jenkins
11 13 (28.26%) GIS
11 13 (28.26%) SQL
12 12 (26.09%) JIRA
12 12 (26.09%) Maven
13 11 (23.91%) NoSQL
14 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (21.74%) Web Services
14 10 (21.74%) Gradle
14 10 (21.74%) PostGIS
15 9 (19.57%) Automation Testing
15 9 (19.57%) GeoServer
15 9 (19.57%) Spring
15 9 (19.57%) REST
15 9 (19.57%) JBehave
15 9 (19.57%) Open Source
16 8 (17.39%) ESRI
16 8 (17.39%) OpenLayers

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 9 (19.57%) GeoServer
2 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.35%) Apache
3 2 (4.35%) CMS
4 1 (2.17%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) GIS
2 11 (23.91%) NoSQL
3 8 (17.39%) Spatial Data
4 4 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (6.52%) QGIS
6 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.35%) MySQL
7 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (73.91%) Cucumber
2 15 (32.61%) WebDriver
3 14 (30.43%) Jenkins
4 12 (26.09%) JIRA
4 12 (26.09%) Maven
5 10 (21.74%) Gradle
6 9 (19.57%) JBehave
7 5 (10.87%) Protractor
8 4 (8.70%) JUnit
8 4 (8.70%) SpecFlow
9 3 (6.52%) TeamCity
10 2 (4.35%) Ant
10 2 (4.35%) DbUnit
10 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
10 2 (4.35%) Jasmine
10 2 (4.35%) Mockito
11 1 (2.17%) Appium
11 1 (2.17%) Babel
11 1 (2.17%) GitLab
11 1 (2.17%) NuGet
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Electronics
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Publishing
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) Java Developer
3 11 (23.91%) Python Developer
4 8 (17.39%) Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) Angular Developer
4 8 (17.39%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (17.39%) Test Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Open Source Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Developer in Test
7 5 (10.87%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Senior Test Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Tester
8 4 (8.70%) Automation Tester
9 3 (6.52%) Automation Test Lead
9 3 (6.52%) Senior Automation Tester
9 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Senior Tester
9 3 (6.52%) Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (6.52%) Test Engineer
9 3 (6.52%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) AngularJS
2 10 (21.74%) PostGIS
2 10 (21.74%) Web Services
3 9 (19.57%) REST
3 9 (19.57%) Spring
4 8 (17.39%) Leaflet
4 8 (17.39%) OpenLayers
5 3 (6.52%) Backbone.js
5 3 (6.52%) CSS
5 3 (6.52%) Ember.js
5 3 (6.52%) Node.js
5 3 (6.52%) React
6 2 (4.35%) Hibernate
6 2 (4.35%) J2EE
6 2 (4.35%) jQuery
6 2 (4.35%) XML
7 1 (2.17%) .NET
7 1 (2.17%) HTML
7 1 (2.17%) RESTful
7 1 (2.17%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Fintech
2 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.17%) User Experience
2 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Unix
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (84.78%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (65.22%) BDD
3 18 (39.13%) Scrum
4 17 (36.96%) TDD
5 16 (34.78%) Test Automation
6 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (19.57%) Automation Testing
7 9 (19.57%) Open Source
8 8 (17.39%) Microservices
8 8 (17.39%) SDLC
9 7 (15.22%) Kanban
9 7 (15.22%) Open Source Development
10 6 (13.04%) Automated Testing
10 6 (13.04%) User Stories
11 5 (10.87%) Manual Testing
12 4 (8.70%) Exploratory Testing
12 4 (8.70%) OO
12 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
13 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
13 3 (6.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (76.09%) Java
2 20 (43.48%) Python
3 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
4 13 (28.26%) SQL
5 2 (4.35%) Scala
5 2 (4.35%) XPath
6 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.17%) C#
6 1 (2.17%) Perl
6 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) ISEB
2 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (34.78%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.35%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Puppet
2 2 (4.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) ESRI
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) SAP
3 1 (2.17%) Splunk
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