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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 47 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.84% 1.22% -
As % of the Development Applications category 6.06% 9.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +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% -
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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 Gloucestershire region.

Development Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
66 32 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 13.89% 13.06% 15.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 19 27
Average daily rate £450 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £284 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.70%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 8 (72.73%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) Ruby
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) NUnit
4 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
5 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
5 4 (36.36%) ISEB
6 3 (27.27%) Python
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
7 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (18.18%) Mule
7 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
7 2 (18.18%) BDD
7 2 (18.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
7 2 (18.18%) DTV
7 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) Marketing
7 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (18.18%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) NUnit
2 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
3 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 2 (18.18%) JUnit
4 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
4 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Tester
1 4 (36.36%) Test Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Test Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Automated Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
2 2 (18.18%) BDD
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Resilience Testing
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Code Coverage
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) Ruby
3 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) ISEB
2 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
1 2 (18.18%) JBoss