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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 139 161 161
Rank change year-on-year
+22 0
Contract jobs citing Selenium 792 688 644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.68% 1.46% 1.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.27% 10.78% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 505 473
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £52.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.90 - £51.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 - £134.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £58.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-5.17% -18.30%
Selenium
UK

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
7025 6383 5445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.89% 13.56% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4728 4345 3525
Average daily rate £425 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 114 121
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.70 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.69 £47.50 £47.36
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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 12 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Selenium Hourly Rate Histogram 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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -15 320 £425 +6.25% 159
South East +10 145 £375 +6.38% 56
Yorkshire +53 117 £425 +30.76% 40
North West +6 69 £363 -9.37% 48
South West +23 49 £371 -7.18% 25
East of England -15 30 £350 - 24
West Midlands +5 28 £264 -35.27% 12
North East +4 23 £450 +63.63% 5
East Midlands 0 21 £275 -26.42% 8
Selenium
UK

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1076 (66.87%) Agile Software Development
2 736 (45.74%) Java
3 578 (35.92%) Cucumber
4 483 (30.02%) Test Automation
5 482 (29.96%) BDD
6 429 (26.66%) QA
7 427 (26.54%) JavaScript
8 421 (26.17%) TDD
9 415 (25.79%) WebDriver
10 410 (25.48%) Scrum
11 381 (23.68%) JIRA
12 370 (23.00%) Jenkins
13 363 (22.56%) C#
14 333 (20.70%) SQL
15 321 (19.95%) .NET
16 309 (19.20%) HTML
17 303 (18.83%) Git (software)
18 296 (18.40%) Continuous Integration
19 285 (17.71%) Automated Testing
20 273 (16.97%) Test Scripting
21 240 (14.92%) Automation Testing
22 238 (14.79%) Functional Testing
23 218 (13.55%) CSS
24 217 (13.49%) Web Services
25 216 (13.42%) Finance
26 198 (12.31%) Linux
27 191 (11.87%) HP UFT
28 190 (11.81%) Security Cleared
29 189 (11.75%) JUnit
30 185 (11.50%) SpecFlow

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 141 (8.76%) Node.js
2 110 (6.84%) Confluence
3 67 (4.16%) Apache
4 63 (3.92%) JBoss
5 55 (3.42%) WebLogic
6 53 (3.29%) Tomcat
6 53 (3.29%) WebSphere
7 38 (2.36%) IIS
8 30 (1.86%) CMS
8 30 (1.86%) OpenStack
9 21 (1.31%) nginx
10 18 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 16 (0.99%) Jetty
11 16 (0.99%) SharePoint
12 13 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
12 13 (0.81%) Mule
13 10 (0.62%) WordPress
14 9 (0.56%) DNN
15 8 (0.50%) Alfresco
16 7 (0.44%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 28 (1.74%) MS Excel
2 16 (0.99%) Photoshop
3 13 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (0.75%) MS Office
5 10 (0.62%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (0.19%) HipChat
6 3 (0.19%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.12%) InDesign
7 2 (0.12%) Mingle
7 2 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (1.43%) Magento
2 14 (0.87%) Payment Gateway
3 10 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.62%) SDL Web 8
4 9 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.12%) SimCorp Dimension
7 1 (0.062%) FastStats
7 1 (0.062%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 107 (6.65%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 60 (3.73%) GitHub
4 22 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (1.06%) IaaS
6 16 (0.99%) PaaS
6 16 (0.99%) SaaS
7 13 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.31%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.19%) CloudFront
10 3 (0.19%) Office 365
10 3 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
12 1 (0.062%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.062%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.062%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.062%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.062%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.062%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.61%) HTTP
2 39 (2.42%) SNMP
3 27 (1.68%) Internet
4 24 (1.49%) Firewall
5 19 (1.18%) LDAP
6 13 (0.81%) TCP/IP
6 13 (0.81%) VPN
7 11 (0.68%) DNS
8 8 (0.50%) SMTP
9 6 (0.37%) SSL
10 4 (0.25%) 3G
10 4 (0.25%) IMAP
10 4 (0.25%) IPsec
10 4 (0.25%) Reverse Proxy
11 3 (0.19%) Broadband
11 3 (0.19%) DMZ
11 3 (0.19%) OpenVPN
11 3 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.19%) Wireless
12 2 (0.12%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (9.82%) SQL Server
2 86 (5.34%) MongoDB
3 80 (4.97%) PostgreSQL
4 69 (4.29%) NoSQL
5 55 (3.42%) MySQL
6 44 (2.73%) Relational Database
7 39 (2.42%) Hadoop
8 38 (2.36%) Big Data
9 29 (1.80%) Oracle Database
10 20 (1.24%) RDBMS
10 20 (1.24%) Redis
11 18 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
12 16 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (0.87%) DB2
13 14 (0.87%) GIS
14 13 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
15 12 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
15 12 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 578 (35.92%) Cucumber
2 415 (25.79%) WebDriver
3 381 (23.68%) JIRA
4 370 (23.00%) Jenkins
5 303 (18.83%) Git (software)
6 191 (11.87%) HP UFT
7 189 (11.75%) JUnit
8 185 (11.50%) SpecFlow
9 161 (10.01%) Maven
10 156 (9.70%) JMeter
11 142 (8.83%) Team Foundation Server
12 135 (8.39%) SoapUI
13 128 (7.96%) Subversion
14 114 (7.09%) Appium
15 106 (6.59%) LoadRunner
16 103 (6.40%) Visual Studio
17 79 (4.91%) Gradle
18 75 (4.66%) Jasmine
19 67 (4.16%) Mockito
20 62 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 216 (13.42%) Finance
2 106 (6.59%) Banking
3 74 (4.60%) Retail
4 59 (3.67%) Publishing
5 49 (3.05%) Telecoms
6 32 (1.99%) Investment Banking
7 23 (1.43%) Marketing
8 22 (1.37%) Games
9 16 (0.99%) Electronics
10 12 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 12 (0.75%) Military
11 11 (0.68%) Front Office
12 9 (0.56%) Back Office
13 8 (0.50%) Retail Banking
14 6 (0.37%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.31%) Legal
16 4 (0.25%) Billing
16 4 (0.25%) Law
17 3 (0.19%) Advertising
18 2 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 453 (28.15%) Developer
2 356 (22.13%) Analyst
3 330 (20.51%) Test Analyst
4 320 (19.89%) Tester
5 176 (10.94%) Automation Tester
6 133 (8.27%) Java Developer
7 130 (8.08%) Test Engineer
8 108 (6.71%) Automation Analyst
9 106 (6.59%) Automation Test Analyst
10 102 (6.34%) Automation Engineer
11 98 (6.09%) QA Engineer
12 89 (5.53%) Selenium Tester
13 84 (5.22%) Developer in Test
14 80 (4.97%) Selenium Test Analyst
15 78 (4.85%) Senior Developer
16 73 (4.54%) Test Automation Engineer
17 72 (4.47%) Architect
18 71 (4.41%) Test Leader
19 64 (3.98%) DevOps Engineer
20 58 (3.60%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 321 (19.95%) .NET
2 309 (19.20%) HTML
3 218 (13.55%) CSS
4 217 (13.49%) Web Services
5 182 (11.31%) XML
6 162 (10.07%) AngularJS
7 155 (9.63%) REST
8 147 (9.14%) HTML5
9 134 (8.33%) jQuery
10 133 (8.27%) SOAP
11 129 (8.02%) Spring
12 117 (7.27%) Gherkin
13 108 (6.71%) RESTful
14 105 (6.53%) J2EE
15 89 (5.53%) ASP.NET
16 81 (5.03%) Hibernate
16 81 (5.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 76 (4.72%) CSS3
18 64 (3.98%) .NET Framework
19 62 (3.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 106 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (5.10%) Mobile App
3 67 (4.16%) User Experience
4 33 (2.05%) PKI
5 30 (1.86%) Computer Science
6 27 (1.68%) Algorithms
7 26 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (1.24%) iPad
9 19 (1.18%) Social Media
10 18 (1.12%) Inversion of Control
11 16 (0.99%) Client/Server
11 16 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 13 (0.81%) Derivative
13 10 (0.62%) Graphic Design
14 9 (0.56%) Equities
14 9 (0.56%) Management Information System
14 9 (0.56%) N-Tier
14 9 (0.56%) Visualisation
15 8 (0.50%) Fixed Income
16 7 (0.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 198 (12.31%) Linux
2 121 (7.52%) Windows
3 95 (5.90%) Unix
4 77 (4.79%) Android
5 64 (3.98%) Apple iOS
6 34 (2.11%) CentOS
6 34 (2.11%) Mac OS X
7 27 (1.68%) Ubuntu
7 27 (1.68%) Windows Server
8 23 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.37%) Debian
12 5 (0.31%) AIX
12 5 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.25%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.25%) Solaris
14 3 (0.19%) Amazon Linux
14 3 (0.19%) SUSE
14 3 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1076 (66.87%) Agile Software Development
2 483 (30.02%) Test Automation
3 482 (29.96%) BDD
4 421 (26.17%) TDD
5 410 (25.48%) Scrum
6 296 (18.40%) Continuous Integration
7 285 (17.71%) Automated Testing
8 273 (16.97%) Test Scripting
9 240 (14.92%) Automation Testing
10 238 (14.79%) Functional Testing
11 156 (9.70%) E-Commerce
12 136 (8.45%) Non-Functional Testing
13 134 (8.33%) Software Testing
14 125 (7.77%) DevOps
15 123 (7.64%) Manual Testing
16 122 (7.58%) Open Source
16 122 (7.58%) Unit Testing
17 115 (7.15%) Continuous Delivery
17 115 (7.15%) Test Strategy
18 114 (7.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 736 (45.74%) Java
2 427 (26.54%) JavaScript
3 363 (22.56%) C#
4 333 (20.70%) SQL
5 176 (10.94%) Ruby
6 172 (10.69%) Python
7 115 (7.15%) PHP
8 78 (4.85%) Bash Shell
9 70 (4.35%) Perl
10 53 (3.29%) C++
11 51 (3.17%) Scala
12 38 (2.36%) PowerShell
12 38 (2.36%) Shell Script
12 38 (2.36%) T-SQL
13 37 (2.30%) C
13 37 (2.30%) PL/SQL
14 31 (1.93%) TypeScript
15 29 (1.80%) VB
16 28 (1.74%) Groovy
17 20 (1.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 190 (11.81%) Security Cleared
2 143 (8.89%) ISEB
3 141 (8.76%) ISTQB
4 120 (7.46%) SC Cleared
5 87 (5.41%) Degree
6 73 (4.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 35 (2.18%) DV Cleared
8 19 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
9 10 (0.62%) ISEB Practitioner
9 10 (0.62%) PhD
10 5 (0.31%) HND
11 4 (0.25%) BC Cleared
11 4 (0.25%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 2 (0.12%) OCA
12 2 (0.12%) OCAJ
12 2 (0.12%) OCP
12 2 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.062%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.062%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 429 (26.66%) QA
2 28 (1.74%) Disclosure Scotland
3 26 (1.62%) SDET
4 8 (0.50%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.37%) WCAG
6 5 (0.31%) WAI
7 2 (0.12%) GPG13
8 1 (0.062%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.062%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.062%) MiFID
8 1 (0.062%) SLA
System Software
1 77 (4.79%) Docker
2 22 (1.37%) vSphere
3 20 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.87%) Varnish
5 10 (0.62%) vCloud
6 8 (0.50%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.25%) NFS
8 3 (0.19%) FreeRADIUS
8 3 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.12%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.12%) GlusterFS
9 2 (0.12%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.12%) KVM
9 2 (0.12%) pfSense
9 2 (0.12%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.062%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.062%) Firmware
10 1 (0.062%) LXC
Systems Management
1 107 (6.65%) Puppet
2 65 (4.04%) HP Quality Center
3 55 (3.42%) Ansible
4 42 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (1.18%) logstash
6 12 (0.75%) Kibana
6 12 (0.75%) Salt
7 11 (0.68%) Nagios
8 9 (0.56%) ZABBIX
9 8 (0.50%) Fluentd
9 8 (0.50%) Rundeck
10 6 (0.37%) Kubernetes
11 5 (0.31%) HAProxy
11 5 (0.31%) yum
12 4 (0.25%) CFEngine
12 4 (0.25%) Graphite
13 3 (0.19%) Cacti
13 3 (0.19%) Riemann
14 2 (0.12%) Mesos
15 1 (0.062%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 147 (9.14%) Oracle
2 141 (8.76%) HP
3 136 (8.45%) Microsoft
4 48 (2.98%) Atlassian
5 43 (2.67%) Red Hat
6 36 (2.24%) ATG
7 32 (1.99%) hybris
7 32 (1.99%) VMware
8 29 (1.80%) Google
9 27 (1.68%) IBM
10 24 (1.49%) Adobe
11 18 (1.12%) SAP
11 18 (1.12%) Telerik
12 13 (0.81%) Endeca
12 13 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
13 11 (0.68%) Sybase
14 10 (0.62%) Informatica
14 10 (0.62%) Remedy
14 10 (0.62%) Zend
15 9 (0.56%) Splunk
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Rate: £325 Per Day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Proteus Europe
Rate: £205.66 - £209.26 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: upto £320 a day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon People
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Proteus Europe
Rate: £331.94 - £339.15 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding
Vertical IT
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Intelletec
Rate: From £400 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venn Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £601 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
X4 Group
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
PCR
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £301 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Wirral
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + doe
Posted: 8 days ago
Stevenage
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Camberley
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago