The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Glasgow region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 61 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Selenium 12 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.47% 1.02% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.79% 9.64% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £201
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +124.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £31.00 -
% change year-on-year
+129.03% -
Development Applications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
87 83 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.64% 10.60% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 30 28
Average daily rate £375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Selenium
Scotland

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 28 July 2014, 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 21 (87.50%) Java
2 19 (79.17%) Spring
2 19 (79.17%) Unit Testing
2 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (75.00%) CSS
4 15 (62.50%) JDBC
4 15 (62.50%) JSP
4 15 (62.50%) Struts
4 15 (62.50%) Perl
4 15 (62.50%) PL/SQL
4 15 (62.50%) SQL
4 15 (62.50%) J2EE
4 15 (62.50%) Oracle
4 15 (62.50%) XML
4 15 (62.50%) XSLT
4 15 (62.50%) UNIX
4 15 (62.50%) JMS
4 15 (62.50%) Banking
4 15 (62.50%) CruiseControl
4 15 (62.50%) MVC
4 15 (62.50%) OO
4 15 (62.50%) Shell Script
4 15 (62.50%) Spring Web Flow
4 15 (62.50%) GWT
4 15 (62.50%) Web Application Development
4 15 (62.50%) Ajax
4 15 (62.50%) WebSphere
4 15 (62.50%) iBATIS
4 15 (62.50%) Spring MVC

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 15 (62.50%) WebSphere
2 3 (12.50%) Alfresco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (62.50%) CruiseControl
2 4 (16.67%) Maven
2 4 (16.67%) Artifactory
2 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 15 (62.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
1 20 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (8.33%) Consultant
2 2 (8.33%) Lead Java Developer
2 2 (8.33%) Lead Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Test Consultant
3 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Test Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (79.17%) Spring
2 18 (75.00%) CSS
3 15 (62.50%) JDBC
3 15 (62.50%) JSP
3 15 (62.50%) Struts
3 15 (62.50%) J2EE
3 15 (62.50%) XML
3 15 (62.50%) XSLT
3 15 (62.50%) JMS
3 15 (62.50%) iBATIS
3 15 (62.50%) Spring MVC
3 15 (62.50%) Ajax
3 15 (62.50%) Spring Web Flow
3 15 (62.50%) GWT
4 4 (16.67%) JSON
4 4 (16.67%) RESTful
4 4 (16.67%) Gherkin
4 4 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 4 (16.67%) Web Services
5 3 (12.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) UNIX
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (79.17%) Unit Testing
2 15 (62.50%) Web Application Development
2 15 (62.50%) OO
2 15 (62.50%) MVC
3 4 (16.67%) Scrum
3 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (16.67%) BDD
4 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 3 (12.50%) SOA
4 3 (12.50%) Document Management
5 2 (8.33%) Automation Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Kanban
6 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Java
2 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (62.50%) Perl
3 15 (62.50%) PL/SQL
3 15 (62.50%) SQL
3 15 (62.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.17%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ISEB
1 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat