The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Gloucestershire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 37 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Selenium 11 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.55% - 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.97% - 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Average daily rate
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£355 - £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +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% -
Development Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
58 21 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 13.43% 8.33% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 37
Average daily rate £405 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.70% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 10
Average hourly rate £38.25 - £37.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 - £25.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Selenium
South West

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 July 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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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 - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - -
Selenium
South West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
6 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
7 2 (18.18%) BDD
7 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
7 2 (18.18%) DTV
7 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
7 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) Marketing
7 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (18.18%) Mule
7 2 (18.18%) JUnit

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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%) 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%) 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