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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 57 66 74
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Contract jobs citing Selenium 34 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.44% 1.32% 1.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.92% 15.32% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 14
Median daily rate £350 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £298 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.29 £33.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+26.23% -52.81%
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
201 124 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.41% 8.65% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 79 82
Median daily rate £375 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
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 £40.00 £40.75 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% +27.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

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 May 2016.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 65 (91.55%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (74.65%) JIRA
3 44 (61.97%) Java
4 41 (57.75%) Cucumber
5 38 (53.52%) JavaScript
5 38 (53.52%) Web Services
6 36 (50.70%) BDD
7 35 (49.30%) Python
7 35 (49.30%) Maven
8 34 (47.89%) Gradle
9 33 (46.48%) Open Source
9 33 (46.48%) QA
9 33 (46.48%) Scrum
10 32 (45.07%) GIS
10 32 (45.07%) JBehave
10 32 (45.07%) REST
10 32 (45.07%) PostGIS
10 32 (45.07%) GeoServer
11 30 (42.25%) OpenLayers
11 30 (42.25%) Leaflet
12 27 (38.03%) ESRI
13 26 (36.62%) TDD
14 23 (32.39%) AngularJS
15 22 (30.99%) SQL
16 21 (29.58%) Jenkins
17 20 (28.17%) SDLC
17 20 (28.17%) WebDriver
18 18 (25.35%) Continuous Integration
18 18 (25.35%) NoSQL
19 16 (22.54%) Test Automation

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 32 (45.07%) GeoServer
2 5 (7.04%) JBoss
3 3 (4.23%) ArcGIS
4 2 (2.82%) Confluence
4 2 (2.82%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.41%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.82%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) HTTP
2 2 (2.82%) LDAP
2 2 (2.82%) SSL
3 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (45.07%) GIS
2 18 (25.35%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.82%) DB2
4 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.82%) QGIS
4 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.41%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 53 (74.65%) JIRA
2 41 (57.75%) Cucumber
3 35 (49.30%) Maven
4 34 (47.89%) Gradle
5 32 (45.07%) JBehave
6 21 (29.58%) Jenkins
7 20 (28.17%) WebDriver
8 13 (18.31%) Artifactory
9 7 (9.86%) SoapUI
10 6 (8.45%) Visual Studio
11 5 (7.04%) Firebug
12 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
12 4 (5.63%) JMeter
13 3 (4.23%) Hudson
13 3 (4.23%) Subversion
13 3 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (4.23%) TeamCity
14 2 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 2 (2.82%) ClearCase
14 2 (2.82%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (9.86%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (43.66%) Developer
2 29 (40.85%) GIS Developer
3 19 (26.76%) Analyst
3 19 (26.76%) Test Analyst
4 8 (11.27%) GIS Web Developer
4 8 (11.27%) Web Developer
5 7 (9.86%) Test Automation Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Test Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Senior Test Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Tester
8 4 (5.63%) Open Source Developer
8 4 (5.63%) QA Tester
9 3 (4.23%) Architect
9 3 (4.23%) Automation Test Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) GIS Architect
9 3 (4.23%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.82%) Consultant
10 2 (2.82%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (53.52%) Web Services
2 32 (45.07%) PostGIS
2 32 (45.07%) REST
3 30 (42.25%) Leaflet
3 30 (42.25%) OpenLayers
4 23 (32.39%) AngularJS
5 9 (12.68%) HTML
6 7 (9.86%) Gherkin
6 7 (9.86%) Java EE
7 5 (7.04%) Spring
7 5 (7.04%) Spring Boot
8 4 (5.63%) .NET
9 3 (4.23%) SOAP
10 2 (2.82%) Backbone.js
10 2 (2.82%) CSS
10 2 (2.82%) JDBC
10 2 (2.82%) JSP
10 2 (2.82%) RESTful
10 2 (2.82%) Servlets
10 2 (2.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) User Experience
2 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.86%) Linux
2 5 (7.04%) Unix
3 3 (4.23%) Windows
4 2 (2.82%) AIX
4 2 (2.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (91.55%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (50.70%) BDD
3 33 (46.48%) Open Source
3 33 (46.48%) Scrum
4 26 (36.62%) TDD
5 20 (28.17%) SDLC
6 18 (25.35%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (22.54%) Test Automation
8 15 (21.13%) Automated Testing
8 15 (21.13%) Microservices
9 14 (19.72%) User Stories
10 9 (12.68%) Regression Testing
11 8 (11.27%) Manual Testing
11 8 (11.27%) Software Testing
11 8 (11.27%) Web Development
12 7 (9.86%) Service Delivery
13 6 (8.45%) SOA
13 6 (8.45%) Test Management
14 5 (7.04%) Kanban
14 5 (7.04%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (61.97%) Java
2 38 (53.52%) JavaScript
3 35 (49.30%) Python
4 22 (30.99%) SQL
5 8 (11.27%) C#
6 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.82%) Ruby
6 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.41%) Perl
7 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) ISTQB
2 7 (9.86%) ISEB
3 4 (5.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (2.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (46.48%) QA
2 14 (19.72%) WCAG
3 1 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) Docker
2 2 (2.82%) VirtualBox
2 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (18.31%) Ansible
2 2 (2.82%) CA Wily
2 2 (2.82%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.82%) logstash
2 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.82%) Puppet
2 2 (2.82%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.82%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 27 (38.03%) ESRI
2 8 (11.27%) Oracle
3 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.82%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.82%) Google
4 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.82%) Splunk
4 2 (2.82%) VMware
5 1 (1.41%) IBM
5 1 (1.41%) SAP