The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
UK / England
Rank 92 140 152
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +12
Contract jobs citing Selenium 1029 766 697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.48% 1.67% 1.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.04% 11.02% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 511 531
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £524 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 0
Median hourly rate £44.19 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.63% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.19 £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6843 6954 6177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.47% 15.18% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4572 4683 4271
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 181 108
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £24.23 £22.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £50.78 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £41.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.47% +12.97%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in England

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Selenium across the England region.

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in England

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the England region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in England

Selenium
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the England region.

Selenium Hourly Rate Trend in England

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the England region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +56 441 £435 +2.35% 137
South East +15 154 £390 +2.63% 55
South West +41 81 £333 -8.90% 26
North West +17 73 £344 +1.10% 31
East of England +43 70 £406 +16.07% 26
Yorkshire -26 57 £450 +9.09% 27
West Midlands +24 50 £338 +17.39% 12
North East +14 50 £350 -22.22% 7
East Midlands +21 37 £363 +26.63% 24
Midlands - 2 £275 - 1
Selenium
UK

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 1404 (69.13%) Agile Software Development
2 1049 (51.65%) Java
3 815 (40.13%) Cucumber
4 726 (35.75%) BDD
5 671 (33.04%) TDD
6 656 (32.30%) WebDriver
7 653 (32.15%) QA
8 641 (31.56%) Test Automation
9 623 (30.67%) Jenkins
10 575 (28.31%) Scrum
11 489 (24.08%) JIRA
12 488 (24.03%) JavaScript
13 456 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
14 431 (21.22%) Automated Testing
15 430 (21.17%) Git (software)
16 395 (19.45%) C#
17 383 (18.86%) SQL
18 376 (18.51%) Automation Testing
19 375 (18.46%) Test Scripting
20 373 (18.37%) HTML
21 313 (15.41%) Web Services
22 309 (15.21%) Finance
23 302 (14.87%) XML
24 293 (14.43%) JUnit
25 282 (13.88%) SoapUI
26 281 (13.84%) Python
27 275 (13.54%) CSS
28 271 (13.34%) RESTful
29 268 (13.20%) Ruby
30 246 (12.11%) .NET

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 212 (10.44%) Confluence
2 94 (4.63%) Tomcat
3 50 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
4 44 (2.17%) JBoss
5 40 (1.97%) Apache
6 39 (1.92%) CMS
7 36 (1.77%) Apache Solr
8 33 (1.62%) WebLogic
9 31 (1.53%) WebSphere
10 30 (1.48%) nginx
11 23 (1.13%) Cloud Foundry
12 20 (0.98%) IIS
13 19 (0.94%) Jetty
14 18 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 12 (0.59%) Apache Spark
16 10 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
17 9 (0.44%) SharePoint
18 7 (0.34%) Drupal
19 6 (0.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
19 6 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 35 (1.72%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.34%) MS Office
3 6 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.098%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.049%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 20 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
2 18 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
4 9 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.25%) FastStats
6 5 (0.25%) Magento
7 3 (0.15%) FLEXCUBE
7 3 (0.15%) Temenos T24
7 3 (0.15%) VisionPLUS
8 1 (0.049%) CODA-Financials
8 1 (0.049%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.049%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 141 (6.94%) GitHub
2 101 (4.97%) Amazon AWS
3 85 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (0.79%) PaaS
5 12 (0.59%) Google Analytics
6 11 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (0.54%) IaaS
7 10 (0.49%) CloudBees
8 8 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (0.39%) OpenShift
9 7 (0.34%) SaaS
10 6 (0.30%) Bluemix
10 6 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (0.30%) IBM Cloud
11 4 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 4 (0.20%) Basecamp
12 3 (0.15%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.15%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 54 (2.66%) HTTP
2 32 (1.58%) DNS
3 29 (1.43%) Internet
4 26 (1.28%) LDAP
4 26 (1.28%) TCP/IP
5 22 (1.08%) SSL
6 11 (0.54%) Firewall
7 9 (0.44%) Kerberos
8 5 (0.25%) SNMP
9 4 (0.20%) Ethernet
9 4 (0.20%) VPN
9 4 (0.20%) Wireshark
10 3 (0.15%) FTP
10 3 (0.15%) Network Security
10 3 (0.15%) OpenLDAP
11 2 (0.098%) AMQP
12 1 (0.049%) DHCP
12 1 (0.049%) Intranet
12 1 (0.049%) IPsec
12 1 (0.049%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (5.17%) MongoDB
1 105 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 103 (5.07%) NoSQL
3 79 (3.89%) Relational Database
4 60 (2.95%) Big Data
5 46 (2.26%) MySQL
6 38 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
7 27 (1.33%) Oracle Database
8 26 (1.28%) Hadoop
9 24 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
10 23 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
10 23 (1.13%) DB2
11 21 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
12 18 (0.89%) RDBMS
13 17 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (0.54%) Endeca
17 7 (0.34%) Azure SQL Database
17 7 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 815 (40.13%) Cucumber
2 656 (32.30%) WebDriver
3 623 (30.67%) Jenkins
4 489 (24.08%) JIRA
5 430 (21.17%) Git (software)
6 293 (14.43%) JUnit
7 282 (13.88%) SoapUI
8 242 (11.92%) Maven
9 226 (11.13%) SpecFlow
10 191 (9.40%) JMeter
11 157 (7.73%) HP UFT
12 131 (6.45%) Subversion
13 111 (5.47%) Jasmine
14 105 (5.17%) NUnit
15 104 (5.12%) Ant
15 104 (5.12%) Gradle
16 103 (5.07%) JBehave
16 103 (5.07%) LoadRunner
17 93 (4.58%) Team Foundation Server
18 92 (4.53%) gulp
General
1 309 (15.21%) Finance
2 154 (7.58%) Banking
3 106 (5.22%) Retail
4 56 (2.76%) Games
5 36 (1.77%) Telecoms
6 34 (1.67%) Publishing
7 32 (1.58%) Marketing
8 29 (1.43%) Investment Banking
9 22 (1.08%) Retail Banking
10 20 (0.98%) Manufacturing
11 18 (0.89%) Electronics
12 13 (0.64%) Back Office
13 11 (0.54%) Advertising
14 8 (0.39%) Legal
15 6 (0.30%) Front Office
16 5 (0.25%) Financial Institution
17 4 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
18 3 (0.15%) Military
19 2 (0.098%) Aerospace
19 2 (0.098%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 596 (29.35%) Developer
2 492 (24.22%) Tester
3 361 (17.77%) Automation Tester
4 325 (16.00%) Analyst
5 299 (14.72%) Test Analyst
6 268 (13.20%) Test Engineer
7 196 (9.65%) Java Developer
8 183 (9.01%) QA Engineer
9 169 (8.32%) Developer in Test
10 162 (7.98%) Automation Test Analyst
11 158 (7.78%) Selenium Tester
12 141 (6.94%) Selenium Automation Tester
13 119 (5.86%) Test Automation Engineer
14 107 (5.27%) JavaScript Developer
15 91 (4.48%) QA Tester
16 90 (4.43%) QA Test Engineer
17 88 (4.33%) Senior Developer
18 85 (4.19%) Java Automation Tester
19 69 (3.40%) Test Automation Developer
20 68 (3.35%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 373 (18.37%) HTML
2 313 (15.41%) Web Services
3 302 (14.87%) XML
4 275 (13.54%) CSS
5 271 (13.34%) RESTful
6 246 (12.11%) .NET
7 244 (12.01%) Spring
8 233 (11.47%) JSON
9 232 (11.42%) SOAP
10 225 (11.08%) AngularJS
11 220 (10.83%) HTML5
12 215 (10.59%) Gherkin
13 174 (8.57%) REST
14 155 (7.63%) Node.js
15 134 (6.60%) jQuery
16 112 (5.51%) CSS3
17 87 (4.28%) React
18 73 (3.59%) J2EE
19 70 (3.45%) Sass
20 68 (3.35%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 75 (3.69%) Mobile App
2 72 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (3.10%) User Experience
4 30 (1.48%) Fintech
5 27 (1.33%) Social Media
6 25 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (1.18%) Computer Science
8 23 (1.13%) iPad
8 23 (1.13%) Visualisation
9 22 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (0.64%) Equities
11 11 (0.54%) Client/Server
11 11 (0.54%) Virtual Team
12 10 (0.49%) Driving Licence
12 10 (0.49%) Fixed Income
12 10 (0.49%) Graphic Design
12 10 (0.49%) Replication
12 10 (0.49%) Tandem
13 8 (0.39%) NHS
14 7 (0.34%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 235 (11.57%) Linux
2 163 (8.03%) Unix
3 107 (5.27%) Windows
4 55 (2.71%) Apple iOS
5 52 (2.56%) Android
6 12 (0.59%) Ubuntu
7 11 (0.54%) AIX
8 9 (0.44%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.20%) CentOS
9 4 (0.20%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.098%) Solaris
11 1 (0.049%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.049%) VMS
11 1 (0.049%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.049%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1404 (69.13%) Agile Software Development
2 726 (35.75%) BDD
3 671 (33.04%) TDD
4 641 (31.56%) Test Automation
5 575 (28.31%) Scrum
6 456 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
7 431 (21.22%) Automated Testing
8 376 (18.51%) Automation Testing
9 375 (18.46%) Test Scripting
10 229 (11.28%) Performance Testing
11 224 (11.03%) DevOps
12 219 (10.78%) Kanban
13 217 (10.68%) Open Source
14 189 (9.31%) Regression Testing
15 184 (9.06%) Continuous Delivery
16 183 (9.01%) Manual Testing
16 183 (9.01%) User Stories
17 165 (8.12%) Functional Testing
18 150 (7.39%) Unit Testing
19 149 (7.34%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1049 (51.65%) Java
2 488 (24.03%) JavaScript
3 395 (19.45%) C#
4 383 (18.86%) SQL
5 281 (13.84%) Python
6 268 (13.20%) Ruby
7 199 (9.80%) Scala
8 92 (4.53%) Groovy
9 67 (3.30%) Perl
10 65 (3.20%) Bash Shell
11 63 (3.10%) PHP
12 56 (2.76%) Shell Script
13 51 (2.51%) C++
14 46 (2.26%) ES6
15 40 (1.97%) T-SQL
16 36 (1.77%) PL/SQL
17 31 (1.53%) C
18 26 (1.28%) PowerShell
18 26 (1.28%) VBScript
19 25 (1.23%) F#
Qualifications
1 149 (7.34%) ISEB
2 147 (7.24%) Security Cleared
3 128 (6.30%) ISTQB
4 72 (3.55%) SC Cleared
5 64 (3.15%) Degree
6 55 (2.71%) DV Cleared
7 53 (2.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 19 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (0.20%) PhD
10 3 (0.15%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.15%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (0.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 2 (0.098%) HND
11 2 (0.098%) MCAD
11 2 (0.098%) MCSD
11 2 (0.098%) MCTS
11 2 (0.098%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.049%) CISM
12 1 (0.049%) CRISC
12 1 (0.049%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 653 (32.15%) QA
2 121 (5.96%) SDET
3 45 (2.22%) WCAG
4 14 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
5 7 (0.34%) EMIR
5 7 (0.34%) MiFID
5 7 (0.34%) WAI
6 4 (0.20%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.15%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.098%) FATCA
8 2 (0.098%) GCP
8 2 (0.098%) SLA
System Software
1 124 (6.11%) Docker
2 9 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (0.39%) LXC
4 7 (0.34%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.34%) HDFS
4 7 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.25%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.15%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.15%) vCloud
7 2 (0.098%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.049%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.049%) etcd
8 1 (0.049%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 120 (5.91%) Puppet
2 83 (4.09%) Opscode Chef
3 69 (3.40%) Ansible
4 65 (3.20%) HP Quality Center
5 14 (0.69%) Kibana
5 14 (0.69%) Nagios
6 12 (0.59%) Salt
7 11 (0.54%) Grafana
8 10 (0.49%) Packer
9 6 (0.30%) Rancher
9 6 (0.30%) Zenoss
10 5 (0.25%) Capistrano
10 5 (0.25%) Oozie
11 3 (0.15%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.15%) Perfmon
12 2 (0.098%) Ambari
12 2 (0.098%) CA Service Virtualization
12 2 (0.098%) CFEngine
12 2 (0.098%) HP SiteScope
12 2 (0.098%) logstash
Vendors
1 166 (8.17%) Oracle
2 118 (5.81%) Microsoft
3 95 (4.68%) Atlassian
4 69 (3.40%) HP
5 41 (2.02%) hybris
6 39 (1.92%) Google
7 32 (1.58%) ATG
7 32 (1.58%) Splunk
8 31 (1.53%) IBM
9 21 (1.03%) SAP
10 15 (0.74%) Sitecore
11 14 (0.69%) MuleSoft
12 13 (0.64%) ServiceNow
13 11 (0.54%) CA Agile Central
13 11 (0.54%) Perforce
13 11 (0.54%) Xamarin
14 10 (0.49%) Adobe
14 10 (0.49%) Telerik
14 10 (0.49%) VMware
15 9 (0.44%) SOASTA, Inc
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