The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 36 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Selenium 5 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.52% 2.82% 0.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.24% 26.32% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 1
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£331 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.45% -15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £71.00 -
% change year-on-year
-47.18% -
Selenium
East Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
29 38 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 8.79% 10.70% 14.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 19
Average daily rate £340 £313 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% +7.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £375 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - - - - 1
Selenium
East Midlands

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 4 (57.14%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Extreme Programming
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Publishing
3 3 (42.86%) CruiseControl
3 3 (42.86%) DNN
3 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
4 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) VB
5 1 (14.29%) XML

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (42.86%) DNN
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) CruiseControl
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
2 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Publishing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) QA Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Quality Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Tester
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Extreme Programming
3 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) hybris