The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 56 57 56
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Selenium 46 21 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.83% 1.98% 2.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.49% 14.38% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 18 9
Average daily rate
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£315 £311 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.28% +38.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £292 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £346 £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £71.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-80.98% +129.03%
Selenium
West Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
297 146 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 18.28% 13.76% 18.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 101 101
Average daily rate £335 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £228 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £420 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 10
Average hourly rate £32.00 £13.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+146.15% -62.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Selenium
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Leeds region.

Selenium Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 47 (74.60%) SQL
2 44 (69.84%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (60.32%) SQL Server
4 36 (57.14%) .NET
4 36 (57.14%) TDD
5 29 (46.03%) C#
6 28 (44.44%) NUnit
7 26 (41.27%) Microsoft
8 25 (39.68%) HTML
8 25 (39.68%) JavaScript
9 23 (36.51%) .NET Framework
10 21 (33.33%) JSON
10 21 (33.33%) QA
10 21 (33.33%) jQuery
10 21 (33.33%) NHibernate
10 21 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
10 21 (33.33%) MVC
10 21 (33.33%) CSS
10 21 (33.33%) Entity Framework
10 21 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 21 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (30.16%) Java
11 19 (30.16%) OO
11 19 (30.16%) Cucumber
11 19 (30.16%) BDD
12 17 (26.98%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (25.40%) Test Automation
14 15 (23.81%) Automated Testing
14 15 (23.81%) Scrum
14 15 (23.81%) SpecFlow

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (6.35%) WebLogic
1 4 (6.35%) JBoss
1 4 (6.35%) Tomcat
1 4 (6.35%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.76%) Node.js
3 1 (1.59%) ATG Dynamo
3 1 (1.59%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (60.32%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (7.94%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.94%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.59%) MySQL
5 1 (1.59%) DB2
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (44.44%) NUnit
2 21 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 19 (30.16%) Cucumber
4 15 (23.81%) SpecFlow
5 11 (17.46%) HP UFT
6 9 (14.29%) WATIR
6 9 (14.29%) Sahi
6 9 (14.29%) WebDriver
7 5 (7.94%) Visual Studio
7 5 (7.94%) eggPlant
7 5 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (6.35%) JUnit
8 4 (6.35%) JMeter
8 4 (6.35%) TeamCity
8 4 (6.35%) Jenkins
9 3 (4.76%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.59%) Calabash
10 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.59%) MSTest
10 1 (1.59%) FitNesse
General
1 5 (7.94%) Back Office
2 3 (4.76%) Banking
2 3 (4.76%) Retail
3 2 (3.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (36.51%) Developer
1 23 (36.51%) Analyst
2 21 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 17 (26.98%) .NET Developer
4 14 (22.22%) Tester
5 6 (9.52%) Agile Tester
6 5 (7.94%) QA Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) SQL Developer
7 4 (6.35%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Agile Test Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Automation Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) QA Test Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) QA Tester
9 2 (3.17%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (57.14%) .NET
2 25 (39.68%) HTML
3 23 (36.51%) .NET Framework
4 21 (33.33%) JSON
4 21 (33.33%) jQuery
4 21 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 21 (33.33%) CSS
4 21 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 21 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 21 (33.33%) NHibernate
5 14 (22.22%) XML
6 11 (17.46%) Web Services
7 8 (12.70%) Gherkin
8 5 (7.94%) RESTful
9 4 (6.35%) J2EE
10 3 (4.76%) Mustache
10 3 (4.76%) Sass
11 1 (1.59%) SOAP
11 1 (1.59%) XSD
11 1 (1.59%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) NHS
2 3 (4.76%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.59%) Android
1 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (69.84%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (57.14%) TDD
3 21 (33.33%) MVC
4 19 (30.16%) OO
4 19 (30.16%) BDD
5 17 (26.98%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (25.40%) Test Automation
7 15 (23.81%) Scrum
7 15 (23.81%) Automated Testing
8 10 (15.87%) Manual Testing
9 9 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (14.29%) Open Source
9 9 (14.29%) E-Commerce
10 8 (12.70%) Automation Testing
11 6 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (9.52%) Test Management
11 6 (9.52%) Test Scripting
12 5 (7.94%) Performance Testing
12 5 (7.94%) Software Testing
13 4 (6.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (74.60%) SQL
2 29 (46.03%) C#
3 25 (39.68%) JavaScript
4 19 (30.16%) Java
5 8 (12.70%) Ruby
6 7 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.17%) PHP
8 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) ISEB
1 3 (4.76%) ISTQB
1 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (41.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) Oracle
3 5 (7.94%) Tableau
4 4 (6.35%) BEA
4 4 (6.35%) ATG
4 4 (6.35%) hybris
4 4 (6.35%) IBM
5 1 (1.59%) HP
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