The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Leicestershire region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank - 29 32
Contract jobs citing Selenium 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 2.33% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category - 14.63% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £338 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £31.00 -
% change year-on-year
+129.03% -
Development Applications Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
39 41 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.62% 15.95% 9.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 7
Average daily rate £388 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 5
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Selenium
East Midlands

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 31 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Loughborough - - - - 1
Market Harborough - - - -
Selenium
East Midlands

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 7 (70.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (60.00%) ISEB
2 6 (60.00%) JIRA
2 6 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (50.00%) Use Case
3 5 (50.00%) QA
3 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 5 (50.00%) HP
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) SAP
4 4 (40.00%) IBM
5 3 (30.00%) Marketing
5 3 (30.00%) Sahi
5 3 (30.00%) SAP BW
5 3 (30.00%) ERP
5 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (10.00%) DNN
7 1 (10.00%) MDX
7 1 (10.00%) hybris
7 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
7 1 (10.00%) Tableau
7 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) DNN
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SAP BW
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (30.00%) Sahi
3 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (10.00%) CruiseControl
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Web Test Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Web Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) SAP Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Manual Tester
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) SAP BW Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) SAP Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) NHS
1 1 (10.00%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (50.00%) Use Case
3 3 (30.00%) ERP
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (10.00%) Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VB
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) ISEB
1 6 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) hybris
3 1 (10.00%) Tableau