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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 56 53 65
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Contract jobs citing Selenium 16 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.79% 2.16% 1.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.58% 12.93% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £308 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £368 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £71.00 -
% change year-on-year
-47.18% -
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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
91 116 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.19% 16.74% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 59 69
Average daily rate £388 £358 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.39% +5.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £213 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.27 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.64% +5.33%

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 17 April 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 (76.19%) Java
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Maven
2 12 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 9 (42.86%) WebDriver
3 9 (42.86%) SQL
4 8 (38.10%) BDD
5 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (33.33%) TDD
5 7 (33.33%) Scrum
6 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
7 5 (23.81%) RESTful
7 5 (23.81%) TeamCity
7 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
7 5 (23.81%) XML
7 5 (23.81%) JSON
7 5 (23.81%) Finance
8 4 (19.05%) JIRA
8 4 (19.05%) Linux
8 4 (19.05%) OO
8 4 (19.05%) HTML
8 4 (19.05%) Artifactory
8 4 (19.05%) Kanban
9 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (14.29%) Hudson
9 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Node.js
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Maven
1 12 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 9 (42.86%) WebDriver
3 5 (23.81%) TeamCity
4 4 (19.05%) Artifactory
4 4 (19.05%) JIRA
5 3 (14.29%) FitNesse
5 3 (14.29%) Ant
5 3 (14.29%) JUnit
5 3 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (14.29%) LoadRunner
5 3 (14.29%) Hudson
6 2 (9.52%) CruiseControl
7 1 (4.76%) SilkTest
7 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
7 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
7 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
1 8 (38.10%) Test Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Automation Test Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Automation Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Tester
5 3 (14.29%) Automation Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Test Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Test Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Systems Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) XML
1 5 (23.81%) RESTful
1 5 (23.81%) JSON
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
3 3 (14.29%) CSS
3 3 (14.29%) XML Schema
4 2 (9.52%) Spring
4 2 (9.52%) Ajax
4 2 (9.52%) iBATIS
4 2 (9.52%) Spring MVC
4 2 (9.52%) Spring Web Flow
4 2 (9.52%) GWT
4 2 (9.52%) JDBC
4 2 (9.52%) JSP
4 2 (9.52%) Struts
4 2 (9.52%) J2EE
4 2 (9.52%) XSLT
5 1 (4.76%) JMS
5 1 (4.76%) Web Services
5 1 (4.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) NHS
2 1 (4.76%) Smartcard
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.76%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (4.76%) Android
3 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) BDD
3 7 (33.33%) Scrum
3 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (33.33%) TDD
4 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Kanban
6 4 (19.05%) OO
7 3 (14.29%) SOA
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
8 2 (9.52%) MVC
8 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.52%) OOD
8 2 (9.52%) Web Application Development
8 2 (9.52%) User Stories
9 1 (4.76%) Automation Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) XPath
5 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
5 2 (9.52%) Perl
5 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ISEB
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat