The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 39 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Selenium 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.62% 0.73% 0.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.47% 4.44% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £238 £386 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.51% -22.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.50 £33.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+44.77% -52.81%
Selenium
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
81 45 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 25.08% 16.42% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 29 11
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £320 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 4 (44.44%) Automation Testing
3 3 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 3 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 3 (33.33%) QA
3 3 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 3 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) SOAP
3 3 (33.33%) UML
3 3 (33.33%) HP UFT
4 2 (22.22%) HTTP
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) OpenID
4 2 (22.22%) MVVM
4 2 (22.22%) Marionette.js
4 2 (22.22%) Backbone.js
4 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) HP UFT
1 3 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 3 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (22.22%) Jasmine
3 1 (11.11%) JUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Ranorex
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Automation Test Lead
1 2 (22.22%) CSS Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) HTML CSS Developer
1 2 (22.22%) HTML Developer
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
1 2 (22.22%) QA Leader
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
1 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Test Leader
1 2 (22.22%) Tester
1 2 (22.22%) UAT Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Automation Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Gherkin
1 3 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) Backbone.js
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) Handlebars
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
2 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (22.22%) Marionette.js
2 2 (22.22%) OAuth2
2 2 (22.22%) OpenID
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Automation Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 3 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 3 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
3 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) MVVM
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft