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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 50 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.40% 0.34% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.92% 3.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £316
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +2.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £37.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +66.66%
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
104 29 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.55% 9.73% 16.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 14 23
Average daily rate £450 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £452 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 14
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 27 November 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 - - - -
Gloucester - - - - 1
Selenium
South West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 7 (77.78%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) ISEB
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Electronics
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 2 (22.22%) JUnit
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) JBoss
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) DTV
4 2 (22.22%) NUnit
4 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
4 2 (22.22%) Mule

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (22.22%) JBoss
1 2 (22.22%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JUnit
1 2 (22.22%) NUnit
1 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
1 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Valgrind
2 1 (11.11%) Hudson
2 1 (11.11%) Gerrit
2 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) DTV
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) BDD
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Resilience Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) C
5 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) SAP