The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 47 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.46% 1.13% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.60% 11.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £288 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Selenium
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
77 26 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 17.54% 9.77% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 10 22
Average daily rate £450 £325 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -17.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £230 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.37% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 17
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.07 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.04%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - - - - 2
Gloucester - - - - 2
Selenium
South West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 10 (76.92%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Ruby
3 5 (38.46%) NUnit
3 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
4 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
4 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
4 4 (30.77%) ISEB
4 4 (30.77%) Python
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) WebDriver
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
6 2 (15.38%) BDD
6 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (15.38%) Mule
6 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
6 2 (15.38%) Electronics
6 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
6 2 (15.38%) DTV
6 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
6 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (15.38%) Mule
1 2 (15.38%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) NUnit
2 3 (23.08%) WebDriver
3 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 2 (15.38%) JUnit
4 1 (7.69%) Valgrind
4 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.69%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.69%) Hudson
4 1 (7.69%) Gerrit
4 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
4 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Electronics
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Test Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Test Leader
3 3 (23.08%) Automation Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Automated Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Automated Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) DTV
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
3 2 (15.38%) BDD
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
3 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Code Coverage
4 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Resilience Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) Ruby
3 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
4 4 (30.77%) Python
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) C#
7 1 (7.69%) C
7 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
2 4 (30.77%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) SAP