The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
Rank 48 34 68
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +34
Contract jobs citing Selenium 34 69 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.09% 4.84% 1.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.26% 25.27% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 50 13
Median daily rate £450 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £288 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £518 £350
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 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +5.55%

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
197 273 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 17.91% 19.14% 14.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 168 117
Median daily rate £405 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.70% +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £518 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £41.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.47% +12.97%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

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 24 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 85 (80.95%) Java
2 76 (72.38%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (63.81%) Cucumber
4 64 (60.95%) Jenkins
5 49 (46.67%) Scala
6 44 (41.90%) Test Automation
7 42 (40.00%) Scrum
8 40 (38.10%) JIRA
9 39 (37.14%) JSON
9 39 (37.14%) Python
9 39 (37.14%) WebDriver
10 37 (35.24%) TDD
11 36 (34.29%) Ruby
11 36 (34.29%) Linux
11 36 (34.29%) BDD
12 35 (33.33%) HTML
13 34 (32.38%) Puppet
14 33 (31.43%) RESTful
15 29 (27.62%) Confluence
16 28 (26.67%) Open Source
16 28 (26.67%) NoSQL
17 27 (25.71%) Spring
17 27 (25.71%) Automation Testing
18 26 (24.76%) Performance Testing
18 26 (24.76%) QA
19 25 (23.81%) Django
19 25 (23.81%) MongoDB
19 25 (23.81%) HTML5
19 25 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
19 25 (23.81%) Play Framework

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 29 (27.62%) Confluence
2 3 (2.86%) nginx
3 2 (1.90%) Apache
3 2 (1.90%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.95%) Tornado
4 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (0.95%) Temenos T24
1 1 (0.95%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.29%) GitHub
2 1 (0.95%) CloudBees
2 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (1.90%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.67%) NoSQL
2 25 (23.81%) MongoDB
3 17 (16.19%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.76%) Redis
5 3 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.86%) Riak
6 2 (1.90%) Big Data
6 2 (1.90%) DB2
6 2 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.90%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 67 (63.81%) Cucumber
2 64 (60.95%) Jenkins
3 40 (38.10%) JIRA
4 39 (37.14%) WebDriver
5 22 (20.95%) Git (software)
6 20 (19.05%) JMeter
7 18 (17.14%) JUnit
8 17 (16.19%) SoapUI
9 10 (9.52%) Maven
9 10 (9.52%) RSpec
10 8 (7.62%) LoadRunner
11 7 (6.67%) Hudson
12 6 (5.71%) Grunt
12 6 (5.71%) HP UFT
12 6 (5.71%) Subversion
12 6 (5.71%) Vagrant
13 4 (3.81%) Appium
13 4 (3.81%) FitNesse
14 3 (2.86%) NUnit
14 3 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (5.71%) Games
2 4 (3.81%) Retail
3 3 (2.86%) Finance
4 1 (0.95%) Banking
4 1 (0.95%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (32.38%) Tester
2 29 (27.62%) Automation Tester
3 28 (26.67%) Developer
4 20 (19.05%) Test Engineer
5 19 (18.10%) Selenium Tester
6 18 (17.14%) Developer in Test
6 18 (17.14%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 16 (15.24%) Architect
7 16 (15.24%) Java Automation Tester
8 12 (11.43%) Java Developer
8 12 (11.43%) Technical Architect
9 10 (9.52%) QA Engineer
9 10 (9.52%) QA Test Engineer
9 10 (9.52%) Test Automation Engineer
10 9 (8.57%) Test Automation Developer
11 7 (6.67%) Java Architect
11 7 (6.67%) Java Technical Architect
11 7 (6.67%) Quality Engineer
11 7 (6.67%) Technical Leader
12 5 (4.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (37.14%) JSON
2 35 (33.33%) HTML
3 33 (31.43%) RESTful
4 27 (25.71%) Spring
5 25 (23.81%) Django
5 25 (23.81%) HTML5
5 25 (23.81%) Play Framework
6 14 (13.33%) XML
7 13 (12.38%) Gherkin
8 8 (7.62%) Web Services
9 7 (6.67%) REST
9 7 (6.67%) SOAP
10 4 (3.81%) .NET
10 4 (3.81%) AngularJS
10 4 (3.81%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (3.81%) React
11 3 (2.86%) Backbone.js
11 3 (2.86%) Dropwizard
11 3 (2.86%) Node.js
11 3 (2.86%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.33%) Social Media
2 10 (9.52%) Tandem
3 9 (8.57%) Driving Licence
4 7 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.67%) User Experience
5 2 (1.90%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.90%) NHS
6 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.95%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 36 (34.29%) Linux
2 13 (12.38%) Unix
3 3 (2.86%) Windows
4 2 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (72.38%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (41.90%) Test Automation
3 42 (40.00%) Scrum
4 37 (35.24%) TDD
5 36 (34.29%) BDD
6 28 (26.67%) Open Source
7 27 (25.71%) Automation Testing
8 26 (24.76%) Performance Testing
9 24 (22.86%) Kanban
9 24 (22.86%) Test Scripting
10 22 (20.95%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (20.00%) Automated Testing
12 19 (18.10%) Security Testing
13 17 (16.19%) User Stories
14 16 (15.24%) Business Analysis
15 15 (14.29%) Microservices
16 11 (10.48%) Defect Tracking
17 10 (9.52%) API Testing
17 10 (9.52%) Mentoring
17 10 (9.52%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 85 (80.95%) Java
2 49 (46.67%) Scala
3 39 (37.14%) Python
4 36 (34.29%) Ruby
5 15 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 12 (11.43%) SQL
7 8 (7.62%) PHP
8 6 (5.71%) Bash Shell
8 6 (5.71%) C#
8 6 (5.71%) Groovy
9 2 (1.90%) C
9 2 (1.90%) C++
9 2 (1.90%) VBScript
9 2 (1.90%) XPath
9 2 (1.90%) XQuery
10 1 (0.95%) Perl
10 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (5.71%) ISEB
2 5 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.95%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (24.76%) QA
2 5 (4.76%) WCAG
3 3 (2.86%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 34 (32.38%) Puppet
2 25 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (2.86%) HP
1 3 (2.86%) Oracle
1 3 (2.86%) Splunk
2 2 (1.90%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (1.90%) IBM
2 2 (1.90%) Red Hat
2 2 (1.90%) Temenos
2 2 (1.90%) VMware
3 1 (0.95%) Adobe
3 1 (0.95%) Calypso
3 1 (0.95%) Guidewire
3 1 (0.95%) Kony
3 1 (0.95%) MuleSoft
3 1 (0.95%) Twitter
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