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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 33 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Selenium 12 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.11% 0.36% 1.02%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.44% 3.45% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
Average daily rate £265 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.48% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £58.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-5.17% -18.30%
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
73 29 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 25.00% 10.47% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 21 13
Average daily rate £293 £206 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.99% -31.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £175 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £363 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £28.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 2 £293 -
Market Harborough - 1 £250 -
Selenium
East Midlands

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) E-Commerce
3 9 (64.29%) .NET
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 9 (64.29%) Web Design
3 9 (64.29%) CruiseControl
3 9 (64.29%) SoapUI
3 9 (64.29%) DNN
4 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (42.86%) VB
6 5 (35.71%) C#
6 5 (35.71%) MVC
7 4 (28.57%) ISEB
7 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (21.43%) CSS
8 3 (21.43%) HTML
8 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
8 3 (21.43%) Scrum
8 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (14.29%) QA
9 2 (14.29%) SQL
9 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
9 2 (14.29%) XML
9 2 (14.29%) ERP
9 2 (14.29%) hybris

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 9 (64.29%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) CruiseControl
1 9 (64.29%) SoapUI
2 2 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) .NET Developer
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Senior .NET Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Senior Developer
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Manual Tester
5 1 (7.14%) QA Manual Tester
5 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software QA Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) E-Commerce
3 9 (64.29%) Web Design
4 5 (35.71%) MVC
5 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 2 (14.29%) ERP
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
6 2 (14.29%) Test Management
6 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.14%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
7 1 (7.14%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) VB
2 5 (35.71%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ISEB
1 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) hybris