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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 43 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 9 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.91% 1.05% -
As % of the Development Applications category 11.39% 4.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Average daily rate £475 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.90 £37.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+14.38% -47.18%
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
79 117 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 16.81% 24.68% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 77 27
Average daily rate £500 £438 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 10
Average hourly rate £46.10 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.85 £41.55 £39.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £43.65 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%

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 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +11 2 £475 +18.75% 2
Selenium
South West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (84.21%) DV Cleared
2 16 (84.21%) Security Cleared
3 13 (68.42%) Test Automation
3 13 (68.42%) Linux
4 10 (52.63%) V-Model
4 10 (52.63%) SDLC
5 9 (47.37%) Java
5 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
6 8 (42.11%) Scrum
6 8 (42.11%) DevOps
6 8 (42.11%) System Testing
7 7 (36.84%) System Integration Testing
7 7 (36.84%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (36.84%) Risk Analysis
7 7 (36.84%) Integration Testing
7 7 (36.84%) Cucumber
7 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
7 7 (36.84%) Validation
7 7 (36.84%) Windows
7 7 (36.84%) Python
8 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
8 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
9 5 (26.32%) LoadRunner
9 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
9 5 (26.32%) Ruby
9 5 (26.32%) ITIL
9 5 (26.32%) REST
9 5 (26.32%) Big Data

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 3 (15.79%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Pig
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Spark
2 2 (10.53%) Confluence
2 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Big Data
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) Apache Accumulo
3 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
3 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.53%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Cucumber
2 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 5 (26.32%) LoadRunner
3 4 (21.05%) HP UFT
4 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
4 3 (15.79%) RSpec
4 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
5 2 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (10.53%) Bitbucket
5 2 (10.53%) JIRA
5 2 (10.53%) JMeter
6 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Electronics
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Integration Engineer
1 7 (36.84%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 7 (36.84%) Test Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Test Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Software Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Software Test Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Test Automation Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Test Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Big Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Big Data Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Data Model Manager
5 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) REST
2 3 (15.79%) SOAP
2 3 (15.79%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) Apache Camel
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) jQuery
3 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.26%) .NET
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE
4 1 (5.26%) JMS
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.53%) Wiki
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) Test Automation
3 10 (52.63%) SDLC
3 10 (52.63%) V-Model
4 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
5 8 (42.11%) DevOps
5 8 (42.11%) Scrum
5 8 (42.11%) System Testing
6 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (36.84%) Integration Testing
6 7 (36.84%) Risk Analysis
6 7 (36.84%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (36.84%) System Integration Testing
6 7 (36.84%) Validation
6 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
7 5 (26.32%) Defect Tracking
7 5 (26.32%) ITIL
7 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Automation Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) Python
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 5 (26.32%) Ruby
5 4 (21.05%) Perl
6 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
6 3 (15.79%) C
6 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
6 3 (15.79%) VB
7 2 (10.53%) Scala
8 1 (5.26%) C#
8 1 (5.26%) C++
8 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
8 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) DV Cleared
1 16 (84.21%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) ISEB
3 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) HP
2 3 (15.79%) SAP
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