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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
South East / Kent
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Selenium 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.54% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 6.90% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.19 £47.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +15.15%

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
58 20 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 22.31% 8.93% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 16 25
Median daily rate £425 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £260 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £429 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

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
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 1 £450 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - -
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) QA Automation
3 2 (50.00%) TypeScript
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (50.00%) QA Automation Tester
1 2 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Automation Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Senior QA Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Quality Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (50.00%) QA Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Management
4 1 (25.00%) Usability Testing
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft