The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 48 50 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Selenium 6 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.25% 2.01% 0.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.64% 11.40% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 5
Median daily rate £275 £280 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +69.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £13.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+339.33% -80.98%
Selenium
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
44 114 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 9.19% 17.65% 10.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 71 32
Median daily rate £320 £375 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +57.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £170 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 10
Median hourly rate £31.00 £38.00 £41.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.45 £31.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £42.50 £42.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+9.47% -0.92%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Selenium
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Selenium Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Basildon +4 2 £300 -25.00%
Chigwell - 1 £350 -
Selenium
East of England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Essex region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 11 (91.67%) C#
1 11 (91.67%) TDD
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) HTML5
4 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
5 6 (50.00%) .NET
5 6 (50.00%) Java
5 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (50.00%) NUnit
5 6 (50.00%) MVC
5 6 (50.00%) Cucumber
5 6 (50.00%) BDD
5 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (41.67%) Entity Framework
6 5 (41.67%) CSS3
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (41.67%) SpecFlow
6 5 (41.67%) Ajax
6 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
6 5 (41.67%) LINQ
6 5 (41.67%) jQuery
6 5 (41.67%) CSS
6 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 5 (41.67%) Lambda Expressions
7 4 (33.33%) System Integration Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (50.00%) NUnit
2 5 (41.67%) SpecFlow
3 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (8.33%) JUnit
4 1 (8.33%) Maven
4 1 (8.33%) Subversion
4 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (41.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (41.67%) C# Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Test Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) HTML5
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (41.67%) Ajax
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) CSS3
4 5 (41.67%) Entity Framework
4 5 (41.67%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) Lambda Expressions
4 5 (41.67%) LINQ
5 4 (33.33%) Silverlight
5 4 (33.33%) SOAP
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
7 2 (16.67%) COM
7 2 (16.67%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) TDD
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) BDD
3 6 (50.00%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Testing
4 4 (33.33%) ATDD
4 4 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 4 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) SDLC
6 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 1 (8.33%) API Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Scrum
7 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
7 1 (8.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (16.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Infor
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (16.67%) SAP