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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 60 66 61
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing Selenium 16 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.57% 1.35% 1.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.99% 11.62% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 10
Median daily rate £425 £325 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -26.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £225 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.75% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -43.66%
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
178 198 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.50% 11.61% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 102 93
Median daily rate £400 £351 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.87% -6.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £356
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £47.25 £40.38 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% -4.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 29 September 2016.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 55 (93.22%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (79.66%) Java
3 46 (77.97%) JIRA
3 46 (77.97%) Cucumber
4 43 (72.88%) Python
4 43 (72.88%) GIS
5 41 (69.49%) Scrum
5 41 (69.49%) JavaScript
5 41 (69.49%) PostGIS
6 40 (67.80%) Maven
7 39 (66.10%) Gradle
8 38 (64.41%) JBehave
8 38 (64.41%) Open Source
8 38 (64.41%) GeoServer
9 37 (62.71%) OpenLayers
9 37 (62.71%) Leaflet
9 37 (62.71%) ESRI
10 35 (59.32%) Web Services
10 35 (59.32%) REST
11 31 (52.54%) Jenkins
12 27 (45.76%) TDD
12 27 (45.76%) Ansible
13 26 (44.07%) SDLC
14 25 (42.37%) BDD
15 24 (40.68%) Artifactory
16 23 (38.98%) WCAG
16 23 (38.98%) User Experience
17 22 (37.29%) QA
18 20 (33.90%) Continuous Integration
19 17 (28.81%) AngularJS

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 38 (64.41%) GeoServer
2 3 (5.08%) ArcGIS
3 2 (3.39%) CMS
4 1 (1.69%) Confluence
4 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) HTTP
2 1 (1.69%) LDAP
2 1 (1.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (72.88%) GIS
2 17 (28.81%) Spatial Data
3 12 (20.34%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.78%) QGIS
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.69%) DB2
5 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 46 (77.97%) Cucumber
1 46 (77.97%) JIRA
2 40 (67.80%) Maven
3 39 (66.10%) Gradle
4 38 (64.41%) JBehave
5 31 (52.54%) Jenkins
6 24 (40.68%) Artifactory
7 13 (22.03%) WebDriver
8 7 (11.86%) Git (software)
9 4 (6.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (3.39%) Hudson
10 2 (3.39%) Protractor
10 2 (3.39%) SpecFlow
10 2 (3.39%) Subversion
10 2 (3.39%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.69%) GitLab
11 1 (1.69%) Grunt
11 1 (1.69%) gulp
11 1 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (1.69%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (5.08%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (67.80%) Developer
2 34 (57.63%) GIS Developer
3 15 (25.42%) Web Developer
4 12 (20.34%) GIS Web Developer
5 10 (16.95%) Analyst
5 10 (16.95%) Test Analyst
6 9 (15.25%) Open Source Developer
7 7 (11.86%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (11.86%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) QA Tester
8 4 (6.78%) Tester
9 3 (5.08%) Automation Tester
9 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (5.08%) QA Automation Tester
10 2 (3.39%) Agile Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Automation Test Lead
10 2 (3.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 2 (3.39%) Test Automation Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (69.49%) PostGIS
2 37 (62.71%) Leaflet
2 37 (62.71%) OpenLayers
3 35 (59.32%) REST
3 35 (59.32%) Web Services
4 17 (28.81%) AngularJS
5 4 (6.78%) .NET
5 4 (6.78%) Gherkin
6 3 (5.08%) HTML
7 2 (3.39%) CSS
7 2 (3.39%) jQuery
7 2 (3.39%) JSON
7 2 (3.39%) LESS
7 2 (3.39%) RESTful
7 2 (3.39%) Sass
7 2 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.69%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.69%) Java EE
8 1 (1.69%) Spring
8 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.98%) User Experience
2 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.86%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) AIX
3 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (93.22%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (69.49%) Scrum
3 38 (64.41%) Open Source
4 27 (45.76%) TDD
5 26 (44.07%) SDLC
6 25 (42.37%) BDD
7 20 (33.90%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (25.42%) Web Development
9 12 (20.34%) Microservices
10 7 (11.86%) Software Testing
10 7 (11.86%) User Stories
11 6 (10.17%) Automated Testing
11 6 (10.17%) Exploratory Testing
11 6 (10.17%) Manual Testing
11 6 (10.17%) Test Automation
12 5 (8.47%) Automation Testing
13 4 (6.78%) MVC
13 4 (6.78%) Regression Testing
14 3 (5.08%) OO
14 3 (5.08%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 47 (79.66%) Java
2 43 (72.88%) Python
3 41 (69.49%) JavaScript
4 15 (25.42%) SQL
5 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.69%) C#
5 1 (1.69%) Perl
5 1 (1.69%) Ruby
5 1 (1.69%) Scala
5 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) ISEB
2 4 (6.78%) ISTQB
2 4 (6.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (38.98%) WCAG
2 22 (37.29%) QA
3 2 (3.39%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.69%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Docker
2 1 (1.69%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (45.76%) Ansible
2 1 (1.69%) CA Wily
2 1 (1.69%) logstash
2 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.69%) Puppet
2 1 (1.69%) rkt
2 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.69%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 37 (62.71%) ESRI
2 1 (1.69%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.69%) Google
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle
2 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.69%) Splunk
2 1 (1.69%) VMware