The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 142 169 201
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +32
Contract jobs citing Selenium 841 662 507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.60% 1.32% 1.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.91% 10.13% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 573 498 377
Average daily rate
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£396 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.31% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 9
Average hourly rate - £137.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +231.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +129.03%
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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
7062 6536 5592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.47% 13.02% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4706 4281 3577
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.06% +3.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 132 135
Average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £30.00 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.25 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the England region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 401 £425 +11.11% 140
South East +59 188 £400 +14.28% 42
Yorkshire +13 67 £318 +2.41% 25
South West -5 58 £350 - 28
East of England -2 35 £338 -3.57% 14
North West -7 29 £350 +9.37% 38
North East -4 28 £445 +54.78% 7
West Midlands +21 22 £338 -12.90% 10
East Midlands -21 9 £400 +33.33% 14
Midlands - 1 £475 -
South Coast - 1 - -
Selenium
UK

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium.

1 1013 (68.35%) Agile Software Development
2 666 (44.94%) Java
3 485 (32.73%) BDD
4 483 (32.59%) Cucumber
5 477 (32.19%) TDD
6 459 (30.97%) WebDriver
7 447 (30.16%) QA
8 438 (29.55%) Test Automation
9 435 (29.35%) Scrum
10 429 (28.95%) C#
11 373 (25.17%) JavaScript
12 352 (23.75%) SQL
13 327 (22.06%) HTML
14 320 (21.59%) Continuous Integration
15 294 (19.84%) .NET
16 282 (19.03%) Automated Testing
17 267 (18.02%) Jenkins
18 247 (16.67%) JIRA
19 236 (15.92%) Finance
20 231 (15.59%) Web Services
21 230 (15.52%) Test Scripting
22 227 (15.32%) Automation Testing
23 226 (15.25%) JUnit
24 218 (14.71%) Ruby
25 211 (14.24%) CSS
26 209 (14.10%) XML
27 194 (13.09%) Git (software)
28 186 (12.55%) SOAP
29 181 (12.21%) SpecFlow
30 178 (12.01%) Linux

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 102 (6.88%) Node.js
2 71 (4.79%) Confluence
2 71 (4.79%) Apache
3 58 (3.91%) JBoss
4 56 (3.78%) CMS
5 47 (3.17%) WebLogic
6 40 (2.70%) WebSphere
7 36 (2.43%) Tomcat
8 19 (1.28%) nginx
9 16 (1.08%) Jetty
9 16 (1.08%) Alfresco
9 16 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
10 15 (1.01%) IIS
10 15 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 15 (1.01%) WildFly
11 14 (0.94%) SharePoint
12 13 (0.88%) GlassFish
13 12 (0.81%) Mule
13 12 (0.81%) Drupal
13 12 (0.81%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 33 (2.23%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.28%) MS Office
3 6 (0.40%) Mingle
4 4 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.20%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.20%) FastStats
5 3 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.067%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.067%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 14 (0.94%) Magento
2 9 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.20%) Tridion
5 3 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.067%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.067%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.067%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.067%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.067%) SAP HR-PA
Cloud Services
1 52 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (1.28%) SaaS
3 17 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (0.67%) OpenShift
6 9 (0.61%) GitHub
7 8 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.40%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.27%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.27%) Heroku
9 4 (0.27%) Engine Yard
10 2 (0.13%) PaaS
10 2 (0.13%) IaaS
11 1 (0.067%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.067%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.067%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.067%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.067%) AWS OpsWorks
11 1 (0.067%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 51 (3.44%) HTTP
2 29 (1.96%) Internet
3 12 (0.81%) Firewall
4 10 (0.67%) OpenLDAP
5 8 (0.54%) VPN
6 7 (0.47%) DNS
7 6 (0.40%) DMZ
8 5 (0.34%) DAB
9 4 (0.27%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.27%) SSL
9 4 (0.27%) DHCP
9 4 (0.27%) Broadband
10 3 (0.20%) FTP
10 3 (0.20%) SNMP
10 3 (0.20%) Telnet
10 3 (0.20%) NAS
10 3 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.20%) Wireless
11 2 (0.13%) SMTP
11 2 (0.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (10.93%) SQL Server
2 94 (6.34%) MongoDB
3 66 (4.45%) MySQL
4 59 (3.98%) NoSQL
5 57 (3.85%) Relational Database
6 42 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
7 28 (1.89%) Oracle Database
8 27 (1.82%) DB2
8 27 (1.82%) Hadoop
9 24 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
10 21 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
11 17 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
12 15 (1.01%) DbVisualizer
12 15 (1.01%) Redis
13 14 (0.94%) RDBMS
13 14 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
14 13 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (0.88%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 483 (32.59%) Cucumber
2 459 (30.97%) WebDriver
3 267 (18.02%) Jenkins
4 247 (16.67%) JIRA
5 226 (15.25%) JUnit
6 194 (13.09%) Git (software)
7 181 (12.21%) SpecFlow
8 133 (8.97%) Subversion
9 127 (8.57%) SoapUI
10 118 (7.96%) JMeter
11 116 (7.83%) HP UFT
12 109 (7.35%) Maven
13 92 (6.21%) NUnit
14 74 (4.99%) Team Foundation Server
15 57 (3.85%) Visual Studio
16 55 (3.71%) JBehave
17 54 (3.64%) Mockito
18 51 (3.44%) RSpec
18 51 (3.44%) Eclipse
18 51 (3.44%) LoadRunner
General
1 236 (15.92%) Finance
2 70 (4.72%) Banking
3 66 (4.45%) Retail
4 38 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 29 (1.96%) Games
6 18 (1.21%) Investment Banking
6 18 (1.21%) Marketing
7 17 (1.15%) Publishing
8 10 (0.67%) Legal
8 10 (0.67%) Manufacturing
9 9 (0.61%) Automotive
10 8 (0.54%) Electronics
11 5 (0.34%) Front Office
11 5 (0.34%) Back Office
12 4 (0.27%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.27%) Billing
13 2 (0.13%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.067%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.067%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.067%) Military
Job Titles
1 433 (29.22%) Developer
2 342 (23.08%) Analyst
3 330 (22.27%) Tester
4 298 (20.11%) Test Analyst
5 147 (9.92%) Automation Tester
6 106 (7.15%) Test Engineer
7 103 (6.95%) Java Developer
8 80 (5.40%) Architect
9 76 (5.13%) QA Analyst
10 68 (4.59%) Automation Engineer
11 67 (4.52%) Automation Analyst
12 65 (4.39%) Automation Test Analyst
13 62 (4.18%) Selenium Tester
14 56 (3.78%) Test Leader
15 53 (3.58%) .NET Developer
16 52 (3.51%) QA Engineer
17 51 (3.44%) Agile Test Analyst
18 50 (3.37%) Test Automation Engineer
19 47 (3.17%) AWS Developer
20 43 (2.90%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 327 (22.06%) HTML
2 294 (19.84%) .NET
3 231 (15.59%) Web Services
4 211 (14.24%) CSS
5 209 (14.10%) XML
6 186 (12.55%) SOAP
7 145 (9.78%) HTML5
8 143 (9.65%) RESTful
9 133 (8.97%) Spring
10 132 (8.91%) JSON
11 131 (8.84%) jQuery
12 126 (8.50%) REST
13 121 (8.16%) AngularJS
14 106 (7.15%) Gherkin
15 102 (6.88%) ASP.NET
16 86 (5.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 77 (5.20%) CSS3
18 67 (4.52%) Hibernate
19 63 (4.25%) .NET Framework
19 63 (4.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 58 (3.91%) Mobile App
2 57 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (2.83%) User Experience
4 29 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (1.62%) Computer Science
6 15 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (0.81%) W3C
7 12 (0.81%) Social Media
7 12 (0.81%) Digital Media
8 9 (0.61%) Data Structures
9 8 (0.54%) Algorithms
9 8 (0.54%) Video on Demand
9 8 (0.54%) FMCG
9 8 (0.54%) DTV
9 8 (0.54%) Client/Server
9 8 (0.54%) N-Tier
9 8 (0.54%) NHS
9 8 (0.54%) Fixed Income
9 8 (0.54%) Online Games
10 7 (0.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 178 (12.01%) Linux
2 95 (6.41%) UNIX
3 74 (4.99%) Windows
4 44 (2.97%) Ubuntu
5 40 (2.70%) Android
6 38 (2.56%) Apple iOS
7 31 (2.09%) CentOS
8 15 (1.01%) Debian
9 13 (0.88%) Solaris
10 6 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.34%) AIX
12 4 (0.27%) Windows NT
12 4 (0.27%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.20%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.067%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.067%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1013 (68.35%) Agile Software Development
2 485 (32.73%) BDD
3 477 (32.19%) TDD
4 438 (29.55%) Test Automation
5 435 (29.35%) Scrum
6 320 (21.59%) Continuous Integration
7 282 (19.03%) Automated Testing
8 230 (15.52%) Test Scripting
9 227 (15.32%) Automation Testing
10 153 (10.32%) MVC
11 145 (9.78%) E-Commerce
12 144 (9.72%) Open Source
13 117 (7.89%) Software Testing
14 110 (7.42%) SDLC
15 109 (7.35%) Manual Testing
16 108 (7.29%) SOA
17 106 (7.15%) Performance Testing
18 102 (6.88%) Regression Testing
19 97 (6.55%) Software Engineering
19 97 (6.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 666 (44.94%) Java
2 429 (28.95%) C#
3 373 (25.17%) JavaScript
4 352 (23.75%) SQL
5 218 (14.71%) Ruby
6 139 (9.38%) Python
7 112 (7.56%) PHP
8 60 (4.05%) Scala
9 34 (2.29%) Groovy
10 27 (1.82%) VB
11 24 (1.62%) T-SQL
12 23 (1.55%) Perl
13 22 (1.48%) C++
13 22 (1.48%) Bash Shell
14 21 (1.42%) VBScript
15 19 (1.28%) PowerShell
16 16 (1.08%) Shell Script
17 11 (0.74%) PL/SQL
17 11 (0.74%) C
18 9 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 121 (8.16%) ISEB
2 100 (6.75%) Security Cleared
3 98 (6.61%) ISTQB
4 64 (4.32%) Degree
5 61 (4.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 60 (4.05%) SC Cleared
7 17 (1.15%) DV Cleared
8 8 (0.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 5 (0.34%) HND
10 2 (0.13%) OCMJD
10 2 (0.13%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.13%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.067%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.067%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.067%) MCP
11 1 (0.067%) MCAD
11 1 (0.067%) MCSD
11 1 (0.067%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 447 (30.16%) QA
2 9 (0.61%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.34%) WAI
4 2 (0.13%) HL7
5 1 (0.067%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 24 (1.62%) Varnish
2 17 (1.15%) vCloud
3 15 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.01%) Active Directory
4 13 (0.88%) Docker
5 10 (0.67%) Squid
6 3 (0.20%) Firmware
7 2 (0.13%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.067%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.067%) NFS
Systems Management
1 70 (4.72%) Puppet
2 57 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
3 50 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (1.48%) Ansible
5 21 (1.42%) Salt
6 18 (1.21%) Rundeck
6 18 (1.21%) Vagrant
7 16 (1.08%) logstash
8 15 (1.01%) HAProxy
9 13 (0.88%) ZABBIX
9 13 (0.88%) Kibana
10 5 (0.34%) CA LISA
11 4 (0.27%) Pingdom
12 2 (0.13%) Nagios
12 2 (0.13%) Kubernetes
13 1 (0.067%) Graphite
13 1 (0.067%) WebInspect
13 1 (0.067%) Cacti
13 1 (0.067%) yum
13 1 (0.067%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 148 (9.99%) Microsoft
2 138 (9.31%) Oracle
3 61 (4.12%) HP
4 26 (1.75%) IBM
4 26 (1.75%) Red Hat
5 24 (1.62%) VMware
6 23 (1.55%) Atlassian
6 23 (1.55%) hybris
7 21 (1.42%) Google
8 19 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
9 16 (1.08%) Adobe
9 16 (1.08%) Sitecore
10 14 (0.94%) Pega
11 13 (0.88%) Zend
12 12 (0.81%) SAP
12 12 (0.81%) webMethods
13 11 (0.74%) Bloomberg
13 11 (0.74%) ATG
13 11 (0.74%) Splunk
13 11 (0.74%) Twitter
East Midlands
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £375 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 400 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £160 - £180 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £250.00 - £260.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £315.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £350 - £500 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Felixstowe, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £360 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £520 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago