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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 90 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +4
Contract jobs citing Selenium 9 29 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.66% 2.38% 1.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.17% 13.36% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £305 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +43.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £71.00 -
% change year-on-year
-52.81% -
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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
216 217 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 15.92% 17.83% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 127 49
Average daily rate £360 £320 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £403 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -65.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
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 22 May 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 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (75.86%) TDD
3 20 (68.97%) SQL
3 20 (68.97%) .NET
4 17 (58.62%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
5 15 (51.72%) .NET Framework
6 14 (48.28%) HTML
6 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
7 13 (44.83%) Java
7 13 (44.83%) C#
7 13 (44.83%) CSS
7 13 (44.83%) JSON
7 13 (44.83%) NUnit
7 13 (44.83%) MVC
7 13 (44.83%) jQuery
7 13 (44.83%) Rhino Mocks
7 13 (44.83%) Entity Framework
7 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET Web API
7 13 (44.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (41.38%) Cucumber
8 12 (41.38%) NHibernate
8 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
9 11 (37.93%) OO
10 10 (34.48%) BDD
11 9 (31.03%) Test Automation
11 9 (31.03%) QA
12 8 (27.59%) WATIR
12 8 (27.59%) Sahi
12 8 (27.59%) QuickTest Pro

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (10.34%) Node.js
2 1 (3.45%) uiautomator
2 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.45%) JBoss
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
3 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
3 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) NUnit
1 13 (44.83%) Rhino Mocks
2 12 (41.38%) Cucumber
3 8 (27.59%) WATIR
3 8 (27.59%) Sahi
3 8 (27.59%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (20.69%) SpecFlow
5 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
6 2 (6.90%) Subversion
6 2 (6.90%) JIRA
6 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.45%) Hudson
7 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.45%) Calabash
7 1 (3.45%) eggPlant
7 1 (3.45%) Appium
7 1 (3.45%) JUnit
7 1 (3.45%) JMeter
General
1 3 (10.34%) Back Office
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) .NET Developer
3 10 (34.48%) Analyst
4 8 (27.59%) Test Analyst
5 7 (24.14%) Tester
5 7 (24.14%) SQL Developer
6 4 (13.79%) QA Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Agile Tester
7 3 (10.34%) Software Tester
8 2 (6.90%) QA Tester
8 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
8 2 (6.90%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Automation Tester
9 1 (3.45%) Automation Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Agile Test Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Agile .NET Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Agile C# Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (68.97%) .NET
2 15 (51.72%) .NET Framework
3 14 (48.28%) HTML
4 13 (44.83%) CSS
4 13 (44.83%) JSON
4 13 (44.83%) jQuery
4 13 (44.83%) Entity Framework
4 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET Web API
4 13 (44.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 12 (41.38%) NHibernate
6 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
6 8 (27.59%) Web Services
6 8 (27.59%) XML
7 7 (24.14%) Hibernate
8 4 (13.79%) RESTful
9 3 (10.34%) Mustache
9 3 (10.34%) Sass
9 3 (10.34%) Gherkin
10 2 (6.90%) Castle Windsor
11 1 (3.45%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Open Source
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Online Games
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) NHS
3 1 (3.45%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (75.86%) TDD
3 17 (58.62%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (44.83%) MVC
5 11 (37.93%) OO
6 10 (34.48%) BDD
7 9 (31.03%) Test Automation
8 8 (27.59%) Automated Testing
9 7 (24.14%) Scrum
9 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
10 5 (17.24%) Web Development
11 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
11 3 (10.34%) Agile Project Management
11 3 (10.34%) Automation Testing
11 3 (10.34%) Project Management
11 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
12 2 (6.90%) Stress Testing
12 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (6.90%) Manual Testing
13 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) SQL
2 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
3 13 (44.83%) Java
3 13 (44.83%) C#
4 7 (24.14%) Ruby
5 2 (6.90%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) HL7
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) hybris
3 1 (3.45%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) BEA
3 1 (3.45%) ATG
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £300 per day + .
Posted: 3 days ago
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Connectus
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £335 per day
Posted: 3 days ago