The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 61 54 58
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Selenium 4 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.53% 1.19% 1.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.30% 7.78% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £50.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +124.44%
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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 Glasgow region.

Development Applications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
93 90 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.27% 15.28% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 54 57
Average daily rate £350 £300 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -9.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £238 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £400 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 £16.87 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.26% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 13 (76.47%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) OO
4 9 (52.94%) Perl
4 9 (52.94%) SQL
5 8 (47.06%) J2EE
5 8 (47.06%) Oracle
5 8 (47.06%) PL/SQL
5 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
5 8 (47.06%) CSS
5 8 (47.06%) JDBC
5 8 (47.06%) JSP
5 8 (47.06%) Struts
5 8 (47.06%) XML
5 8 (47.06%) XSLT
5 8 (47.06%) UNIX
5 8 (47.06%) JMS
5 8 (47.06%) Shell Script
5 8 (47.06%) MVC
5 8 (47.06%) Web Application Development
5 8 (47.06%) Banking
5 8 (47.06%) CruiseControl
5 8 (47.06%) Spring
5 8 (47.06%) Ajax
5 8 (47.06%) WebSphere
5 8 (47.06%) iBATIS
5 8 (47.06%) Spring MVC
5 8 (47.06%) Spring Web Flow
5 8 (47.06%) GWT
5 8 (47.06%) Unit Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 8 (47.06%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) CruiseControl
2 5 (29.41%) Cucumber
3 4 (23.53%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (17.65%) Maven
4 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
4 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
4 3 (17.65%) WebDriver
5 2 (11.76%) WinRunner
5 2 (11.76%) JUnit
6 1 (5.88%) SilkTest
General
1 8 (47.06%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
1 8 (47.06%) Java Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Tester
2 4 (23.53%) Test Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Automation Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) J2EE
1 8 (47.06%) CSS
1 8 (47.06%) JDBC
1 8 (47.06%) JSP
1 8 (47.06%) Struts
1 8 (47.06%) XML
1 8 (47.06%) XSLT
1 8 (47.06%) JMS
1 8 (47.06%) Spring
1 8 (47.06%) Ajax
1 8 (47.06%) iBATIS
1 8 (47.06%) Spring MVC
1 8 (47.06%) Spring Web Flow
1 8 (47.06%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Smartcard
1 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) UNIX
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) OO
3 8 (47.06%) MVC
3 8 (47.06%) Web Application Development
3 8 (47.06%) Unit Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.88%) BDD
6 1 (5.88%) System Testing
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Test Management
6 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) Perl
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) PL/SQL
3 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 8 (47.06%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) HP