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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 56 64 59
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing Selenium 13 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.42% 1.37% 0.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.92% 12.24% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
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%
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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
119 98 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.01% 11.23% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 40 40
Average daily rate £325 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £428 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

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 2 September 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 16 (59.26%) Java
2 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (37.04%) Finance
3 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (33.33%) SQL
4 9 (33.33%) HP UFT
5 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
6 7 (25.93%) Unit Testing
6 7 (25.93%) WebDriver
7 6 (22.22%) BDD
7 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
7 6 (22.22%) TDD
7 6 (22.22%) Maven
8 5 (18.52%) OO
8 5 (18.52%) CSS
8 5 (18.52%) XML
8 5 (18.52%) Scrum
8 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
8 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
8 5 (18.52%) Waterfall
8 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
9 4 (14.81%) Kanban
9 4 (14.81%) Web Application Development
9 4 (14.81%) Artifactory
9 4 (14.81%) Spring MVC
9 4 (14.81%) Spring Web Flow
9 4 (14.81%) GWT
9 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
9 4 (14.81%) Ajax
9 4 (14.81%) iBATIS

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.70%) Node.js
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 7 (25.93%) WebDriver
3 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 6 (22.22%) Maven
4 4 (14.81%) JIRA
4 4 (14.81%) CruiseControl
4 4 (14.81%) Artifactory
5 3 (11.11%) Hudson
6 1 (3.70%) Jasmine
6 1 (3.70%) Ant
6 1 (3.70%) JUnit
6 1 (3.70%) FitNesse
6 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.70%) WatiN
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
1 12 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Java Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Automation Test Analyst
4 7 (25.93%) Automation Analyst
5 6 (22.22%) Automation Tester
5 6 (22.22%) Tester
6 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) CSS
1 5 (18.52%) XML
2 4 (14.81%) XSLT
2 4 (14.81%) HTML
2 4 (14.81%) JDBC
2 4 (14.81%) JSP
2 4 (14.81%) Struts
2 4 (14.81%) Spring
2 4 (14.81%) Ajax
2 4 (14.81%) iBATIS
2 4 (14.81%) Spring MVC
2 4 (14.81%) Spring Web Flow
2 4 (14.81%) GWT
2 4 (14.81%) J2EE
3 3 (11.11%) RESTful
3 3 (11.11%) JSON
3 3 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (7.41%) Web Services
5 1 (3.70%) XML Schema
5 1 (3.70%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) UNIX
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (25.93%) Unit Testing
4 6 (22.22%) TDD
4 6 (22.22%) BDD
5 5 (18.52%) OO
5 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
5 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
5 5 (18.52%) Scrum
5 5 (18.52%) Waterfall
6 4 (14.81%) Kanban
6 4 (14.81%) MVC
6 4 (14.81%) Web Application Development
7 3 (11.11%) Automation Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Test Planning
8 2 (7.41%) User Stories
8 2 (7.41%) Workflow
8 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.41%) OOD
8 2 (7.41%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) Java
2 9 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) Perl
4 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
4 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat